The Top 5 IT Security Trends for 2018

In 2017, the IT community was primarily focused on mitigating external threats, such as cloud hacks and state-sponsored cyberattacks. However, many of this year’s data breaches—notably Equifax and Anthemwere actually the result of insider misuse or human mistakes. These breaches clearly demonstrate that building even the most robust external defense is not sufficient, since employees..
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Fortinet to Demonstrate Broadest Portfolio of Cloud Security Solutions at AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas

Fortinet is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the 6th annual AWS re:Invent conference, being held at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas between November 27th and December 1st. re:Invent is the largest gathering of members of the global cloud community in the world, bringing together over 40,000 attendees from over 80 different nations attending over 1,000 different technical sessions, keynote addresses, labs, and special events over the course of the conference. Fortinet will be showcasing our latest cloud-based solutions, including the Fortinet...
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Find Web App Vulnerabilities for Free with WhiteHat Sentinel Dynamic!

For many, October is the month devoted to Autumn festivities, and all the tricks, costumes and scary things that Halloween brings. The scary things this month seem fitting especially given it’s also the month for National Cyber Security Awareness. There is far worse lurking inside your websites and mobile applications than there is in a The post Find Web App Vulnerabilities for Free with WhiteHat Sentinel Dynamic! appeared first on WhiteHat Security.
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The Story behind ShiftLeft

Copyright: raywoo / 123RF Stock PhotoOver the years, I have witnessed the issues that customers face when attempting to secure their systems. Most of them encounter challenges because there are just too many threats (viruses, worms, malware, etc.) to protect themselves against and these threats are growing at a rapid rate. Taking a threat-centric, reactive approach to cybersecurity rather than being proactive about defense is just not a viable solution anymore.At the same time, software is eating the world! Self-driving cars, Software-as-a-Service solutions such as salesforce.com. consumer applications such as Uber and IoT devices such as the Nest thermostat have become an integral part of life — and they are all powered by software connected to edge services. Increasingly, this software is cloud resident which is allowing companies to deliver new functionality at an unprecedented pace. The fact of the matter is, Amazon deploys new software into production every 11.6 seconds. “How are we going to protect all this software when it is changing multiple times a day?” — this has become an existential question of our age.I became convinced that there had to be a better way to stop the bad guys from exploiting software. I worked on the problem with...
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