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Corporate Blog September 19, 2022

Prevention-first MDR/MPR – Elevating Managed Detection and Response to the Next Level

A common cyber security problem faced by many organizations  Everywhere you look, the impact of menacing cyberattacks has become headline news. Check Point’s Mid-Year Report recently revealed a 42 percent global increase in cyberattacks and…

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Corporate Blog April 12, 2018

Bracing for the next Atlanta: Preventing Cyber-Attacks on Major Cities

Two weeks ago, the city of Atlanta suffered a large scale cyber-attack.   All court dates had to be rescheduled, all city job applications had to be suspended until further notice, and some law enforcement…

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Corporate Blog December 21, 2017

Huawei Routers Exploited to Create New Botnet

A Zero-Day vulnerability in the Huawei home router HG532 has been discovered and hundreds of thousands of attempts to exploit it have already been found in the wild. The delivered payload has been identified as…

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Corporate Blog November 13, 2017

October’s Most Wanted Malware: Cryptocurrency Mining Presents New Threat

Check Point’s latest Global Threat Index has revealed crypto miners were an increasingly prevalent form of malware during October as organizations were targeted with the CoinHive variant Crypto mining is emerging as a silent, yet…

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Corporate Blog October 24, 2017

Bad Rabbit – A New Ransomware Outbreak Targeting Ukraine and Russia.

On October 14th, the Ukrainian Security Service warned that a new large scale cyber-attack, similar to notPetya, might take place sometime between October 13 and 17. The attack arrived a few days later than expected;…

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