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Corporate Blog July 17, 2020

Check Point IoT Protect Uses Automation and Threat Intelligence to Prevent the most advanced IoT cyber-attacks

Integrated solution prevents attacks at both IoT network and device level, even on unpatchable devices: protects critical infrastructure, industrial, healthcare, smart city and smart building environments By Russ Schafer, Head of Product Marketing, Security Platforms…

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Corporate Blog July 16, 2020

Twitter Platform Compromise

Introduction A large number of high-profile Twitter accounts have been taken over on Wednesday in what seems to be a social engineering attack against some of Twitter’s employees. This included the accounts of Barack Obama,…

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Corporate Blog

Fixing the Zoom ‘Vanity Clause’ – Check Point and Zoom collaborate to fix Vanity URL issue

Research by: Adi Ikan, Liri Porat and Ori Hamama Introduction As the world starts to emerge from Coronavirus-related lockdowns, and organizations continue to support remote working for their employees, ’Zooming’ has become part of our…

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Corporate Blog July 15, 2020

Check Point Introduces Infinity SOC

By Adeline Chan, Product Marketing Manager, Threat Prevention For many Security Operations Center (SOC) teams, finding malicious activity inside the network is like finding a needle in a haystack. They are often forced to piece together…

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Corporate Blog July 14, 2020

SIGRed – this is not just another vulnerability- Patch now to stop the next cyber pandemic

Imagine what could happen if someone was able to intercept and read every piece of your mail without your knowledge, before forwarding it on to you:  your new bank card, your replacement driver’s license or…

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Corporate Blog July 13, 2020

What Makes IoT Security in Hospitals Different

By Mor Ahuvia, Product Marketing Manager, Security Platforms Join the webinar: Preventing Attacks on IoT Devices and Networks Register: AMER | EMEA When it comes to securing their internet of things (IoT) devices, hospitals struggle…

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Cloud Security

Top 4 Reasons Why Serverless Is Secure

By: Hillel Sollow, Serverless Security R&D We talk a lot about the need for a different security paradigm for AWS Lambda Security or Microsoft Azure, and it is easy for these messages to get conflated.…

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Corporate Blog July 10, 2020

Check Point CloudGuard SaaS protects customers from a new attack vector exploiting SLK files to install malware

An internal security analysis revealed a new attack method, which bypasses default security (EOP) and advanced security (ATP) layers. This was detected when analysts noticed a suspicious increase in .slk files sent to some Office…

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Corporate Blog

June‘s Most Wanted Malware: Notorious Phorpiex Botnet Rises Again, Doubling Its Global Impact On Organizations

Check Point Research finds sharp increase in attacks using the Phorpiex Botnet delivering new ‘Avaddon’ ransomware via malspam campaigns Our latest Global Threat Index for June 2020 has revealed that in the past month the…

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Corporate Blog July 9, 2020

Check Point Secures Aruba Branch Office SD-WAN Connections to the Cloud

By Russ Schafer, Head of Product Marketing, Security Platforms The coronavirus pandemic has led enterprises to quickly enable their employees to work remotely from home. This increase in remote workers is similar to the transition…

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