Endless Zero- Days?

By Derek Manky – Global Security Strategist, Fortinet The number of vulnerabilities available to cybercriminals continues to accelerate. But according to one recent report, of the over 100,000 vulnerabilities published to the CVE list, less than 6 percent were actually exploited in the wild. The challenge is that predicting which vulnerability will be targeted next, and which exploit will be used, requires advanced strategies, such as leveraging telemetry data to perform predictive analysis, that many organizations do not have in place. Those organizations without such solutions, and the skilled personnel to manage them, will need to continue to rely on security … Continue reading Endless Zero- Days?

Leading companies on board for IoT Middle East 2019

Event at Armani Dubai attracts sponsors and participants across the GCC The digital world’s leading organisations have confirmed their presence at the sixth edition of the ‘Internet of Things 2019’ to be held on the at the Armani Hotel Dubai from the 20thto the 21stof February, 2019 to interact with key decision makers in both the private and the public sector. On board are partners that include Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), Samsung and Careem. Eng. Muammar Al Katheeri, Executive Vice President of Engineering & Smart City at DSOA, said: “IoT Middle East 2019 is an ideal platform to discuss … Continue reading Leading companies on board for IoT Middle East 2019

Fortinet Serves as a Founding Partner of World Economic Forum’s Centre for Cybersecurity

As first cybersecurity founding partner of the Centre for Cybersecurity, partnership demonstrates Fortinet’s continued commitment to innovation and collaboration to combat global cybercrime  News Summary: Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cyber security solutions, today announced the company has been named the first cybersecurity founding partner of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for Cybersecurity and CEO Ken Xie will serve as a member of the Centre for Cybersecurity Advisory Board. A Global Response to a Global Threat WEF and Fortinet both believe that the global threat to our digital economy requires a global response. … Continue reading Fortinet Serves as a Founding Partner of World Economic Forum’s Centre for Cybersecurity

Fortinet’s Security-First Approach to SD-WAN Continues to Gain Momentum

Independent testing and new customers and use cases show the value of best-of-breed security and best-of-breed SD-WAN in a single integrated offering News Summary Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions,today announced recent customer, partner and market momentum, as well as independent testing results, of its FortiGate Secure SD-WANsolution. Organizations Are Struggling to Secure their SD-WAN Deployments “In today’s threat landscape, security can never be an afterthought in any network deployment” said John Maddison, SVP of products and solutions at Fortinet.“Fortinet’s focused innovations and evolution of best-of-breed SD-WAN with in-built next-generation firewall provides the … Continue reading Fortinet’s Security-First Approach to SD-WAN Continues to Gain Momentum