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Check Point Research Reveals Modern Cameras’ Connectivity to Wi-Fi Make Them Vulnerable to Ransomware and Malware
SAN CARLOS, CA — Sun, 11 Aug 2019
2019 NSS Labs BPS Test: Check Point Leads in Security Effectiveness
We are thrilled to announce that Check Point achieved the highest security effectiveness score in the 2019 NSS Labs Breach Prevention Systems (BPS) group test. Check Point’s Next Generation Threat Prevention Appliances and Advanced Endpoint Security achieved a 100% block rate, and earned a “Recommended” rating.
What is Zero Trust Security? And Why Should You Care
An ever-evolving IT environment and cyber-threat landscape have made legacy security infrastructures ineffective. Based on the outdated assumption that anything within the security perimeter can be trusted, they leave organizations exposed to cyber-attacks.
Check Point’s 2019 Cloud Security Report Identifies Range of Enterprise Security Challenges in Public Clouds
SAN CARLOS, CA — Tue, 16 Jul 2019 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally and Cybersecurity Insiders, the comprehensive source for everything related to cybersecurity, have released the results of a global Cloud Security Report highlighting the challenges faced by enterprise security operations teams in protecting their public cloud data, systems, and services.
Maximum Zero-Day Prevention Without Compromising Productivity
Organizations use security products to either detect or prevent known and unknown threats. Most threats enter a network via web browsing, web file downloads, phishing emails, and email attachments. Known file-based attacks are quickly validated by running files against a large database of signatures.
“Agent Smith”: The New Virus to Hit Mobile Devices
Check Point Researchers recently discovered a new variant of mobile malware that has quietly infected around 25 million devices, while the user remains completely unaware. Disguised as a Google related application, the core part of the malware exploits various known Android vulnerabilities and automatically replaces installed apps on the device with malicious versions without the user’s interaction.
25 Million Infected Devices: Check Point Research Discovers New Variant of Mobile Malware
SAN CARLOS, CA — Wed, 10 Jul 2019
New 16000 and 26000 Security Gateways
In 2018, over 2 billion people and 46% of all companies were impacted by cyber-attacks.
SandBlast Agent Protects Against BlueKeep RDP Vulnerability
Check Point’s SandBlast Agent Anti-Exploit now monitors the RDP service for both Windows 7 and Windows 2008R2 and is able to prevent this attack from occurring. Not only is SandBlast Agent able to prevent the exploit from being delivered on unpatched systems, but it is also able to prevent the exploit from being delivered to the previously vulnerable driver in patched systems.
Xero Transforms Their Security Culture With CloudGuard IaaS
Xero, a global online platform for small businesses and their advisors, identified key challenges within their cloud infrastructure. The company was spending an immense amount of time and resources controlling the environment rather than fully supporting product innovation. Xero were looking for a solution that extend their security management-as-a-service feature to the DevOps teams without slowing down product development.