#Endpoint Security

Fortinet, Inc. (FTNT) Management Presents at Wells Fargo TMT Summit 2021 Conference (Transcript)

Fortinet, Inc. (NASDAQ:FTNT) Wells Fargo TMT Summit 2021Conference Transcript November 30, 2021 2:00 PM ET. Good afternoon, everyone. Before we get started, if you are a member of the press or media, please disconnect at this time. This is a restricted line. Any unauthorized party in this meeting or any unauthorized use of the information communicated in this meeting is subject to prosecution to the fullest extent of the law. Any unauthorized person including the media that is on the line at this time, please disconnect. Please note, Today’s call is being recorded.
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What Is SASE and How Can It Benefit Federal Agencies?

Phil Goldstein is a web editor for FedTech and StateTech. Besides keeping up with the latest in technology trends, he is also an avid lover of the New York Yankees, poetry, photography, traveling and escaping humidity. As federal agencies make progress on shifting to a zero-trust architectures, they also are...
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How Object Storage Can Help Fight Ransomware

No organization is immune to the proliferation of ransomware. As some recent attacks have demonstrated, even companies that aren’t directly attacked can be impacted by a major ransomware attack. And that means no organization can ignore the problem. While your storage solution isn’t a direct cybersecurity solution, it can actually play a key role in your company’s overall security posture and go a long way toward keeping your important data secure.
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Cisco releases Shared Signals and Events reference document to solve "head on a swivel" problem

Security standard could improve interoperability among security vendors and expand support for zero trust approach to security. Cisco's new Shared Signals and Events framework is designed to make life easier for security analysts by improving interoperability and supporting zero trust security. The company has joined the OpenID Foundation as a sustaining member and published an open-source technical reference document.
Network Computing

Move Over Customer Experience; User Experience is Now King

Ask any IT professional, and they'll tell you that tending to the customer experience alone no longer cuts it. In a world where internal and external services have no boundaries, IT teams must both delight customers with touchless services while keeping employees securely connected to corporate resources, no matter where they are. Gartner calls this top trend for 2022 the “total experience,” and it has created a more challenging ground for IT executives to navigate for service delivery excellence.

An Open Security Ecosystem with Shared Signals is the Future of Zero Trust

Zero Trust: as the name implies, is the strategy by which organizations trust nothing implicitly and verify everything continuously. This industry north star is driving different architectures, frameworks, and solutions to reduce an organization’s risk and improve their security posture. Beyond the need to enforce strong authentication and authorization to establish trust of an endpoint, how can we verify continuously? Often, the zero-trust approach today uses strong authentication and tools that evaluate the security of the user and device at the point of access, but what happens when the security posture of the user and device change after its initial access request is granted?
Advanced Television

Verimatrix launches Streamkeeper

Verimatrix, a specialist in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, has announced the launch of its new Verimatrix Streamkeeper solution, a cybersecurity and anti-piracy solution that it describes as a “gamechanger” for the media & entertainment industry. Streamkeeper empowers customers to hunt down and take out OTT pirates...

Securing IoT: Best Practices for Retailers

We see innovation on a daily basis. Without a doubt, one of the most game-changing innovations is the Internet of Things (IoT). Industry analyst firm IDC expects there will be over 41 billion connected IoT devices by 2025. In particular, the retail sector is increasingly using IoT technology to personalize...

Eight Buying Considerations for EDR Technology According to IDC

Recently, analyst firm IDC produced their MarketScape Report on Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) technology; one for the Enterprise1 and one for SMB2. Fortinet’s FortiEDR was named a major player in the report, along with several others, but my attention was drawn to eight key facets that they recommend buyers to consider when evaluating EDR technology. I believe the criteria in the guide was fairly spot on so I placed those below and placed a few thoughts around each one. The order below is as it was placed in the MarketScape guide and doesn’t reflect an order of importance.

Axonius Integrates with the New, Enhanced Amazon Inspector to Deliver Comprehensive Cyber Asset Attack Surface Management

Axonius helps companies understand and manage their attack surface across their cloud infrastructure. Axonius, a leader in cybersecurity asset management, announced an integration with the new Amazon Inspector, an automated security assessment service. The integration will enable mutual customers to better understand and manage vulnerabilities across their Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure.

5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 30 November 2021

Here are five (actually more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Tuesday, November 30, 2021. Sip up. Who We Serve: Content for managed services providers (MSPs), IT service providers (ITSPs), cybersecurity consultants, technology solutions providers (TSPs), systems integrators, VARs, independent software vendors (ISVs), distributors and any other partner acronym that further caffeinates our already stellar SEO.

Maximize ROI by streamlining document management

Every day you and your clients spend a lot of time on tedious tasks like printing, faxing, mailing, copying or even simply finding relevant documents. This can, on average, use up to nine hours per week per employee. It can take up to 18 minutes for a professional to find a document manually and can spend almost half of their working days trying to find the information they need to do their job. All of this time can equate to up to 468 hours per year.
Dark Reading

What’s the Difference Between SASE and SD-WAN?

Question: What’s the difference between SASE and SD-WAN?. Shaila Shankar, SVP and general manager, Cisco Cloud Network and Security: At Cisco, we get this question a lot. A software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) is key as we transition to a hybrid workplace environment. It is an inseparable component of secure access service edge (SASE).

Sophos Intercept X Advanced review: AI-powered protection

These days AI seems to be everywhere, and Sophos Intercept X proudly exploits it to help identify unknown malware. It also blocks ransomware attacks using behavioral analysis, and provides tools to investigate potential threats to see how and why they occurred. This may sound complicated, but everything is rolled neatly...

Flipping the traditional security model on its head: taking a data-first approach to cybersecurity

Article by Varonis, Vice President of APAC, Scott Leach. As organisations become more data-driven, they store more data in on-prem and cloud stores that employees can access from anywhere with phones, tablets and laptops. The security perimeter is much less defined, and endpoints are fungible — very little data “lives” only on your phone or laptop these days.

Security, Endpoint Manager, Azure (and More Security) — Virtualization Review | #linux | #linuxsecurity

Ignite Fall 2021 Recap: Security, Endpoint Manager, Azure (and More Security) Paul details his personal, totally subjective highlights of the recent conference, which he found to be more substantial than some predecessors. By Paul Schnackenburg. 11/29/2021. Microsoft’s recent Ignite virtual conference featured some interesting releases and announcements this time around,...

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 30 November 2021

Each business day, MSSP Alert broadcasts a quick lineup of news, analysis and chatter from across the managed security services provider ecosystem. The Content: Written for MSSPs, SOC as a Service (SOCaaS), Managed Detection and Response (MDR), eXtended Detection and Response (XDR) and MSP security providers — and those who need to partner up with such companies.