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Symantec and Fortinet partner together

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Symantec and Fortinet partner together to integrate Fortinet’s Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) capabilities into Symantec’s cloud-delivered Web Security Service (WSS). Also, Symantec’s endpoint protection solutions to be integrated into the Fortinet Security Fabric platform.

Not all cloud software is created equal

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John Maddison, senior vice president of products and solutions at Fortinet explains that while cloud will be cloud, but not every cloud is same hence selecting cloud based security software is of paramount importance. An assumption made by many security professionals is that any performance differences between physical security devices are eliminated when those security software images are run on identical cloud hardware. But the truth is, there are still significant performance differences between solutions, and those differences can be […]

Fortinet offers cyber threat assessment

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Fortinet today unveiled its new Cyber Threat Assessment Program (CTAP) designed to provide organizations a detailed look into the type and amount of cyber threats posing risks to their networks, yet are going undetected by their existing security solutions. This new offering is part of a broader effort by Fortinet and its FortiGuard Labs threat research team to integrate risk and advisory capabilities with its end-to-end security platform to provide customers greater insight into dynamically changing cyber risks that threaten […]

Fortinet launches FortiGate VMX

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Fortinet launched their next-generation and internal segmentation firewall (NGFW/ISFW), FortiGate VMX. The FortiGate VMX with the VMware NSX network virtualization platform enables organizations to automate advanced cybersecurity in the Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC).

Fortinet launches new Firewalls

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Fortinet launched its two new Web Application Firewalls (WAFs), FortiWeb 4000E and 3000E that are designed to prevent identity theft, financial fraud and denial of service through specialized, layered application threat protection.

Trend Micro expands risk management array

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Trend Micro has unveiled new solutions for protecting enterprises from advanced persistent threats (APT) known to easily evade conventional perimeter and content security. As part of its strategy, Trend Micro is expanding its real-time threat management solutions portfolio with the introduction of Trend Micro Threat Intelligence Manager and a major new release of Trend Micro Threat Management System. In conjunction with cloud-based vulnerability management services, virtual patching capability and specialised Trend Micro Risk Management Services, these new products are designed to reduce the risk and impact of targeted advanced persistent threats in the enterprise. APTs, or advanced targeted attacks, and the damage they cause are increasingly in the news. Studies such as the 2011 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report illustrate the sophistication of these multi-phase targeted attacks, and strikingly, the typical months-long duration from the onset of data loss to discovery and final containment.