A bug in firewall systems took Cloudflare customers offline

A bug in firewall systems took Cloudflare customers offline

AT&T was not the only service provider to suffer an outage Tuesday morning. Several websites relying on Cloudflare servers were knocked offline as well. According to Gizmodo, Cloudflare…

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Attackers Exploit 0-Day Code Execution Flaw In The Sophos Firewall

Attackers Exploit 0-Day Code Execution Flaw In The Sophos Firewall

Users of a widely used firewall from Sophos have been under a zero-day attack that was designed to steal usernames, cryptographically protected passwords, and other…

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DNS Firewalls Could Save Companies Billions

DNS Firewalls Could Save Companies Billions

New analysis shows widespread DNS protection could save organizations as much as $200 billion in losses every year. DNS protection could prevent approximately one-third of…

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Hackers are hijacking smart building access systems to launch DDoS attacks

Hackers are hijacking smart building access systems to launch DDoS attacks

Hackers are actively searching the internet and hijacking smart door/building access control systems, which they are using to launch DDoS attacks, according to firewall company…

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How firewall automation can help prevent breaches caused by wrong configurations

How firewall automation can help prevent breaches caused by wrong configurations

A majority of IT staffers polled by firewall management service FireMon said they still use manual processes to manage changes. Firewalls are a critical form…

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Imperva: Data Breach Caused by Cloud Misconfiguration

Imperva: Data Breach Caused by Cloud Misconfiguration

Imperva, the security vendor, said this week that a misconfiguration of an Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud instance allowed hackers to exfiltrate information on customers…

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Imperva Breach Hits Cloud Customers

Imperva Breach Hits Cloud Customers

Security vendor Imperva has revealed an “incident” which exposed sensitive data on some of its customers including API keys and SSL certificates. The California-headquartered firm,…

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Malvertising: Online Advertisings’ Darker Side

Malvertising: Online Advertisings’ Darker Side

One of the trickiest challenges enterprises face is managing the balance between aggressively blocking malicious advertisements (aka malvertising) and allowing content to remain online, accessible…

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Critical RCE Flaw in Palo Alto Gateways Hits Uber

Critical RCE Flaw in Palo Alto Gateways Hits Uber

A remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability has been uncovered in the GlobalProtect portal and GlobalProtect Gateway interface security products from Palo Alto Networks. It’s an…

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