Palo Alto Networks News of the Week – September 17, 2016

Sep 17, 2016
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Did you miss any of this week’s Palo Alto Networks action? Don’t worry, we’ve rounded up the top news right here. 

Unit 42 investigated DualToy, a new Windows trojan that sideloads risky apps to Android and iOS devices.

Unit 42 shared their research on MILE TEA, a cyber espionage campaign targeting Asia Pacific businesses and government agencies.

The answers are in for challenges 1 through 6 of the LabyREnth CTF Windows track. Check out how you did.

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Ben Rothke reviewed “Unmasking the Social Engineer: The Human Element of Security” by Christopher Hadnagy in the latest installment of the Cybersecurity Canon.


What’s the hardest type of data breach to discover? More importantly, is it preventable? Navneet Singh answers these questions.

If you’re considering cloud-based data centers, you’ll want to read up on the top three security considerations for cloud.

Register for Ignite 2017 by December 31, 2016 and take advantage of 100 percent off any single Palo Alto Networks exam of your choice!


For any partners that missed the Q1 NextWave Huddle, get a recap of the quarterly partner webcast.

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Here are upcoming events around the world that you should know about. Don’t forget

to register for our new events calendar!

Ultimate Test Drive: Advanced Endpoint

  • September 19, 2016
  • Ottawa, ON

Traps: Advanced EndPoint Ultimate Test Drive

  • September 20, 2016.
  • Johns, NL

Unit 42 Dinner

  • September 21, 2016
  • Scottsdale, AZ

Live Demo: Preventing Security breaches on the Endpoint

  • September 21, 2016
  • Online

Palo Alto Networks Traps Professional Bootcamp

  • September 21, 2016
  • Alpharetta, GA

Webinar: 3 Steps to Securely Enable Office 365

  • September 21, 2016
  • Online

Ultimate Test Drive – Threat Prevention

  • September 22, 2016
  • Online


  • September 27, 2016
  • Online

AutoFocus Event for SOC Leaders

  • September 28, 2016
  • Amsterdam, NL

Cybersecurity, moving at the speed of a Formula 1 car

  • September 29, 2016
  • Montreal, QC

Security Day: Financial Services Industry – Stockholm

  • September 29, 2016
  • Stockholm, Sweden

Live Webinar: Safely Enable SaaS Applications with Aperture

  • October 4, 2016
  • Online

Live Demo: Preventing Security Breaches on the EndPoint

  • October 5, 2016
  • Online

Next Generation Firewall: Live Demo

  • October 5, 2016
  • Online

Preventing Ransomware in Healthcare

  • October 5, 2016
  • Online

Executive Security Panel: Practitioners’ Look Ahead to 2017 Cyber Preparedness Leadership

  • October 6, 2016
  • Addison, Texas

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