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Corporate Blog November 29, 2018

Check Point Partners With World Economic Forum on Global Cyber Security

The World Economic Forum is the leading international organization for public-private cooperation, which engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.   The Centre for Cybersecurity…

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Research

KingMiner: The New and Improved CryptoJacker

Research by: Ido Solomon and Adi Ikan Crypto-Mining attacks have grown and evolved in 2018. Due to the rise in value and popularity of crypto currencies, hackers are increasingly motivated to exploit the CPU power of their victims’ machines for crypto-...

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Corporate Blog November 26, 2018

Check Point CloudGuard Dome9 at AWS re:invent: See You In Vegas!

Let’s team up in securing your cloud this week at AWS re:Invent 2018 in Las Vegas. Check Point Software Technologies showcases its industry leading cloud security, compliance and governance solutions in booths 1901 and 2605.…

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Cloud Security November 25, 2018

Dome9 Now Supports CIS Foundations v. 1.0.0 for GCP Environments

The CIS Google Cloud Computing Platform Foundations Benchmark v1.0.0 is an objective  consensus-driven security guideline for the Google Cloud Computing Platform environment. As part of CIS efforts to provide actionable guidelines and tools for organizations that…

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Corporate Blog November 13, 2018

October 2018’s Most Wanted Malware: For The First Time, Remote Access Trojan Reaches Top 10 Threats

Check Point’s latest Global Threat Index reveals RATs gaining in prominence, while cryptomining malware continues to dominate rankings   For the first time, Check Point threat intelligence researchers found that a remote access Trojan (RAT)…

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Corporate Blog November 12, 2018

With 100+ New Features – R80.20 Cyber Security Management is Here

As cyber-attacks continue to evolve in scale and sophistication, the amount of internet traffic facing enterprises and data centers rises accordingly. Doubling every three years, this massive increase of encrypted traffic over SSL becomes even…

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Research November 8, 2018

The Spy Drone In Your Cloud

In the 19th Century the undercover operations of the Great Game captured the imagination of European adventurers. In the 20th Century, it was the Cold War that made people worldwide fear for who was listening in. In…

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Corporate Blog November 2, 2018

Democracy Under Attack: Summarizing the Elections Threat Landscape

By Gal Fenighstein, Threat Intelligence   Introduction   The election process, all over the world, has been modernized. From online voter registration forms to debates waged on social media all the way to electronic voting…

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Corporate Blog October 31, 2018

Check Point CloudGuard and VMware Deliver Advanced Security at Scale and Speed at VMworld Europe 2018

By Amir Kaushansky, Sr. Product Manager, Cloud Security   In August this year, I had the pleasure of attending and presenting at my first VMworld, Las Vegas, and I’m glad to say it will not…

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Corporate Blog October 30, 2018

Microsoft Office Vulnerability Found, Check Point Research To The Rescue

Neil Armstrong, the great space explorer, once said “research is all about creating new knowledge.” And of course, with knowledge we are in a better position to predict, and thus prepare, for what is yet…

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