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Palo Alto Networks to acquire CloudGenix for $420M

Palo Alto Networks announced today that it has an agreement in place to acquire CloudGenix for $420 million.

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Palo Alto CEO talks CloudGenix acquisition, coronavirus response plans

“I think we will come out of this strong both as an economy and as a company,” Palo Alto CEO Nikesh Arora said in a “Mad Money” interview.

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Palo Alto Networks aims to secure DevOps workflows with new Prisma Cloud release

Palo Alto Networks Inc. today debuted a new release of Prisma Cloud, its cloud security platform, that adds features for blocking vulnerabilities during the application development and deployment process.

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Palo Alto Networks intros new security features in Prisma Cloud

Palo Alto Networks on Wednesday announced new features for Prisma Cloud, the company's Cloud Native Security Platform (CNSP). New features in this latest release focus on giving DevOps and SecOps teams more visibility and improved security across the technology stack.

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CRN Security Roundtable: How Has Private Equity Shaped The Channel?

An infusion of private equity has allowed solution providers to invest in new technology and revamp their business models, according to a panel of the security industry’s top channel chiefs.

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Palo Alto Network Extends Security Tools Both Left and Right

In the rush to boost cadences to deploy ever faster, DevOps teams must also confront unexpected security risks. The issue is most pronounced when proper care is not taken to implement security policies and monitoring when development speed is emphasized over security.

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COVID-19 Pandemic Drives Spike in Phishing Attacks

As the COVID-19 pandemic wreaks havoc around the globe, cybercriminals appear to be reaching new lows in their latest efforts to exploit personal fears to launch phishing attacks.

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6 Big Challenges Security Partners Face When Migrating To The Cloud

Cybersecurity vendors have looked to the cloud as they’ve expanded their portfolios beyond firewalls and anti-virus software, with Check Point Software Technologies, McAfee and Palo Alto Networks all calling out cloud security as their top area of investment.

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CRN Security Roundtable: What Services Do Partners Need To Adopt?

Solution providers need to move beyond implementation services and adopt an assessment-based sales methodology, according to a panel of the security industry’s top channel chiefs.

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3 Methods for Minimizing Security Risks in Healthcare

To protect your network from threat actors, identify and secure your weakest links and educate everyone. Here’s how to get started.

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10 Things To Know About The $420M Palo Alto Networks-CloudGenix Deal

Palo Alto Networks has doubled down on SD-WAN with its proposed $420 million acquisition of CloudGenix, whose cloud-based approach is expected to streamline the onboarding of remote branches and retail stores to the company’s secure access service edge (SASE) platform.

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Zyxel Flaw Powers New Mirai IoT Botnet Strain

In February, hardware maker Zyxel fixed a zero-day vulnerability in its routers and VPN firewall products after KrebsOnSecurity told the company the flaw was being abused by attackers to break into devices.

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How security and DevOps teams can agree on cloud infrastructure

Matt Chiodi, Chief Security Officer for Public Cloud at Palo Alto Networks, talks with Greg Otto on how his company is helping enterprises set up cloud instances that help both development and security teams get their job done through their Unit 42 Cloud Threat Report.

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The security implications of cloud infrastructure in IoT

Cloud computing is now at the center of nearly every business strategy. But, as with the rapid adoption of any new technology, growing pains persist.

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Cloud Misconfig Mistakes Show Need For DevSecOps

Unit 42 researchers discuss public cloud misconfiguration issues that are leading to breaches of sensitive data.

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Security-as-a-Service Imperative: Predictive, Not Reactive

For maximum effectiveness, security-as-a-service solutions can no longer simply be reactive, but must instead be predictive, which is the focus of a newly announced partnership between NTT and Palo Alto Networks.

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Most Medical Imaging Devices Run Outdated Operating Systems

You'd think that mammography machines, radiology systems, and ultrasounds would maintain the strictest possible security hygiene. But new research shows that a whopping 83 percent of medical imaging devices run on operating systems that are so old they no longer receive any software updates at all.

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AT&T, Palo Alto Networks and Broadcom develop disaggregated firewall framework

As part of the industry's ongoing effort to split network elements into smaller pieces, AT&T, Palo Alto Networks and Broadcom have hooked up to develop the disaggregated scalable firewall (DSFW) framework.

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AT&T, Palo Alto Networks and Broadcom develop virtual firewall framework

AT&T, Palo Alto Networks and Broadcom on Friday announced a framework for a virtual firewall, known as a Disaggregated Scalable Firewall (DSFW). According to AT&T, the DFSW architecture is designed to secure and protect global network traffic in the 5G era.

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83% of Internet-connected medical imaging machines in the U.S. are ripe for hacking, report says

The vast majority of medical imaging equipment in the U.S. is leaving patient data vulnerable and hospitals open to attacks that could disrupt care, a new study says.

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Hospital devices exposed to hacking with unsupported operating systems

A huge proportion of internet-connected imaging devices at hospitals run outdated operating systems, according to research released Tuesday by Palo Alto Networks, a cybersecurity firm.

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Palo Alto Networks Snags Systems Integrator Guru Don Jones To Expand Channel: Exclusive

Palo Alto Networks has hired Don Jones to extend the company’s NextWave program to a new generation of partnerships in the systems integrator and service provider spaces.

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Why internet of things security is surprisingly on the decline

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Hamas-Linked Hackers Add Insurance and Retail to Target List

MoleRATs, a politically-motivated threat actor apparently linked to the Palestinian terrorist organization Hamas, has expanded its target list to include insurance and retail industries, Palo Alto Networks’ security researchers report.

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Palo Alto Networks Adds X Factor to $560M Demisto Buy

Palo Alto Networks this week rolled out the next phase of its Demisto security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) platform, which is now called Cortex XSOAR. Palo Alto Networks acquired Demisto for $560 million in March 2019.

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Roll out of Cortex XSOAR by Palo Alto Networks designed to make life of security analyst easier

The cybersecurity firm introduced an extended security orchestration, automation and response platform this week to provide capabilities for security analysts to deal with threats across the enterprise.

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It’s time to set behavior norms for responsible nations

Years ago, I held senior leadership positions in the U.S. military focused on cyber-operations, policy and strategy. What kept me up at night was the concern that a loosely controlled third-party actor or organization — operating with suspicious motivations or questionable skills at the behest of an adversary — might initiate a cyberattack that could escalate to a physical conflict.

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The 20 Coolest Network Security Companies Of 2020: The Security 100

The $560 million buy of SOAR vendor Demisto bolstered Palo Alto Networks’ ability to use AI and machine learning to further automate parts of customers’ security operations.

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How to demonstrate 3 important soft skills during an interview

Having an in-demand hard skill, such as proficiency in a certain technology, may get your foot in the door when you’re searching for a job, but if you want to land it, employers want to see your soft skills. Unfortunately, traits such as being a team player or problem solver are not as easy to convey.
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