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Blog Post May 28, 2019

SandBlast Agent Protects Against BlueKeep RDP Vulnerability

Recently, a security advisory was released for a vulnerability in RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol) affecting multiple Windows Operating Systems prior to 8.1. According to Microsoft’s advisory, this vulnerability can be exploited for both remote code execution…

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Blog Post May 27, 2019

Winning with Innovative Defense

In this Stanley Cup Final, the St. Louis Blues will play against the Boston Bruins, with Game 1 scheduled for May 27th. Advancing to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 49 years,…

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Blog Post May 22, 2019

CloudGuard IaaS Supports Kubernetes and Container Security

By Amir Kaushansky, Product Manager, Cloudguard IaaS, published May 22nd, 2019   Almost 9000 people attended Check Point’s CPX 360 events in Bangkok, Las Vegas and Vienna earlier this year where we shared security best…

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Blog Post May 21, 2019

Microsoft and Check Point Protect Employees from Leaking Sensitive Business Data and Intellectual Property

by Dana Katz, Product Marketing Manager, Security Platforms, published May 21st, 2019   It is clear that confidential data leakage, whether malicious or unintentional, can cause serious damage to any organization. Preventing sensitive and valuable…

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Blog Post May 20, 2019

Critical Vulnerability in Windows OS – Learn How To Protect Yourself

UPDATED 5/21   We have released an IPS protection for CVE-2019-0708 as an immediate response and it is added to our previous recommendations to patch vulnerable systems and disable RDP if not needed.   In Brief   In the…

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Blog Post May 15, 2019

Check Point Releases R80.30 with 100 New Features Delivering More Protection against Malicious Downloads and Websites

R80.30 Features First Web Threat Extraction and Patent Pending Advanced SSL/TLS Security   by Michael A. Greenberg, Product Marketing Manager, Security Platforms, published May 15th 2019   R80.30 ushers in a new era of security…

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Blog Post May 14, 2019

Lessons learned from the latest WhatsApp hack

by Brian Gleeson, Head of Threat Prevention Marketing, published May 14th 2019   We were once again reminded that mobile devices, the one thing most of us never leave home without, are vulnerable to attacks.…

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April 2019’s Most Wanted Malware: Cybercriminals up to Old ‘TrickBots’ Again

Check Point’s latest Global Threat Index sees banking trojan Trickbot return to top ten list after 2 year absence   In April 2019, banking trojan Trickbot re-appeared in the top ten most wanted malware list…

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Blog Post May 8, 2019

Private Cloud Security: CloudGuard IaaS supports VMware’s new NSX-T 2.4 release

Since this blog past was published, CloudGuard passed official VMware certification for VMware NSX-T 2.5 and 3.0, for Edge Service Insertion and Service Chaining. Published by Jonathan Maresky, Product Marketing Manager, Cloudguard IaaS, May 8th,…

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Blog Post April 11, 2019

Check Point Partners with Google’s Cloud Identity to Improve Zero Trust Cloud Access

With enterprises migrating to the cloud, the traditional network perimeter concept is fading. A new approach is needed to ensure more secure access to cloud resources.   by Ran Schwartz, Product Manager, Threat Prevention, published…

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