Business and Technology

Realizing the Full Potential of Secure SD-WAN

The decision to deploy an SD-WAN may be straightforward, extracting the full range of benefits requires an in-depth evaluation of a variety of other supporting components. If ignored, it is all too easy for the enticements of speed and agility to overshadow some of the more fundamental needs of a corporate environment, such as security.

By John MaddisonMay 21, 2018

Threat Research

An Analysis of Microsoft Edge Chakra NewScObjectNoCtor Array Type Confusion (CVE-2018-0838)

CVE-2018-0838 is one of the ‘type confusion’ bugs in the Microsoft Edge Chakra Engine that was fixed by Microsoft three months ago. This bug causes memory corruption and can possibly be exploited to execute arbitrary code when a vulnerable system browses a malicious web page via Microsoft Edge.

By Dehui YinMay 18, 2018

Threat Research

A Wicked Family of Bots

As we continue to keep track of the latest IoT botnets, the FortiGuard Labs team has seen an increasing number of Mirai variants, thanks to the source code being made public two years ago. Since then, threat actors have been adding their own flavours to the original recipe.

Business and Technology

Building an Adaptive and Secure SD-WAN Framework

SD-WAN experts and industry analysts point out that an optimal enterprise SD-WAN solution needs to not only support WAN performance requirements, but also address security priorities.

By Shalini SundaramMay 17, 2018

Threat Research | Industry Trends

Fortinet Threat Report Reveals an Evolution of Malware to Exploit Cryptocurrencies

Fortinet FortiGuard Labs today unveiled the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals an evolution of malware to exploit cryptocurrencies.

By FortiGuard SE TeamMay 16, 2018

Business and Technology | Partners

Amazon GuardDuty and Automating Cloud Security with the Security Fabric

Fortinet is excited to announce the integration of the Fortinet Security Fabric with Amazon GuardDuty to automate remediation and threat intelligence in Amazon Web Services. This integration accelerates time-to-protection in the cloud by using dynamic FortiGate firewall rules to block new detected threats.

By Warren WuMay 15, 2018

Business and Technology

How the Fortinet Veterans Program is Helping to Bridge the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

The Fortinet FortiVet program is working to bridge the gap between the supply of veterans looking for post-service work and the need for qualified professionals across the cybersecurity industry.

By Stephan TallentMay 15, 2018

Partners

Empowering Security in the CSP’s IoT Infrastructure and Services

CSPs are well-positioned to benefit from the continuing growth of Internet of Things (IoT) devices and related systems—but only as long as the infrastructure can support some IoT-specific challenges, including of course security.

By Simon BrydenMay 15, 2018

Partners

How Fortinet Connects with Communications Service Providers (CSPs)

Fortinet’s charter with CSPs is to interpret market trends, address key issues, and help drive carrier businesses forward. By improving your competitive positioning, we help everyone make money. This happens through coordination with local teams, unifying efforts across countries and regions, and developing ecosystem of partners. We engage with CSPs in three main capacities.

By Lizzie CohenMay 15, 2018

Partners

What’s Missing in Your Digital Transformation Plan?

Because digital technologies are widely available to everyone, this flattens the competitive advantage. How an enterprise and a CSP manages their DX implementation becomes the defining factor of a successful transformation. There are three factors to emphasize with your customers.

By Ronen ShpirerMay 15, 2018