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Protect Azure in Retail

Discover how you can secure your Azure deployment with Palo Alto Networks Security Operating Platform. With deep visualization and automation with cloud-delivered security services the Palo Alto Networks VM-Series protects against known and zero-day threats. Tight integrations with Azure services, such as Application Gateway and Domain Services, deliver an adaptive and scalable security platform upon which to build applications today and into the future.

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Retail Use Case: Deliver Consistent, Comprehensive Security to Retail Stores

Learn how a retailer achieved higher-performance, more secure store communications and realized a return on investment in months.

White Paper

Cybersecurity for Retail Platform Brief

In a competitive and rapidly changing industry that’s continually targeted by cyberthreats, creating a secure digital foundation is critical to success. Read this platform brief for a concise summary of how Palo Alto Networks helps retailers secure customer data while thwarting cyberattacks, streamlining security operations, and granting appropriate network access to employees, customers, suppliers and partners.


SalesWave: Selling into Retail Accounts

Given the high-profile breaches reported in the media, 2014 was a wake-up call for retail with regards to security. A lot of what retailers assumed as granted in security is no longer valid: compliance to PCI does not make you secure, advanced attacks take multiple steps and can move from a non-critical system to the POS environment, and it’s still too easy for employees to fall for Phishing campaigns.

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Security Reference Blueprint for Retail

This white paper outlines key security principles for modern retail networks and a framework that reduces operational demands on IT and security teams while improving security and control.


eBook: Cloud Security and Compliance Best Practices for Retail

Grab the eBook to learn the 6 guiding principles you’ll need to secure retail environments running on Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

In The News

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.

Press Release

Palo Alto Networks Joins the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center in Newly Launched Associate Member Program

Palo Alto Networks® (NYSE: PANW), the leader in enterprise security, and the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC) today announced that Palo Alto Networks has joined the R-CISC community through the R-CISC Associate Member Program for cybersecurity industry leaders as its first platinum member.
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Learn how Kevin Wilson, Corporate Information Security Manager replaced their legacy antivirus solution at all Guess? retail locations with Traps to protect their stores from breaches and cyberthreats. The ease of setup and efficacy catch rate for malware, Traps exceeds all expectations. Having the Palo Alto Networks Security Operating Platform provides Guess? with information they need to evaluate and act on threats to their retail and corporate environment.


PA-220 Datasheet

Palo Alto Networks PA-220 brings next-generation firewall capabilities to distributed enterprise branch offices and retail locations.


Secure the Cloud: Cloud-Connected Branch

Your organization’s networking strategy is changing to support cloud applications. Find out how to protect branch and retail locations with Prisma Access.

In The News

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.

White Paper

Campus in the Cloud

Campuses – including branch offices, retail stores, temporary office space, or events venues – require secure WAN/LAN connectivity and shared services such as authentication, print, Wi-Fi, telephony, etc., to be implemented. The main challenges encountered during the technology deployment of campuses include: Wide adoption of cloud-based apps demands better application performance for branch offices. The continued use of multi-protocol label switching (MPLS)/backhaul traffic results in scalability issues and cost overruns. The deployment of WAN/security/shared services to branch offices is slow and expensive to maintain.

White Paper

Securing Branch and Digital Offices in the Digital Age

White paper: Securing Branch and Digital Offices in the Digital Age

Use Case

Use Case: Protecting Point of Sale Systems

Read about an actual customer’s deployment of Palo Alto Networks to protect cardholder data and PII by securing the POS environment spanning their global retail network.


Are your point of sale environments protected?

An often-forgotten area in the enterprise network which poses a significant risk to your organization if compromised are Building Management/Automation Systems (BMS/BAS).

Press Release

Fuel Monitoring Pioneer Takes Next-Generation Security to the Cloud With Palo Alto Networks

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – May 10, 2016 – Palo Alto Networks® (NYSE: PANW), the next-generation security company, today announced that Warren Rogers Associates, an industry leader in retail fuel monitoring and diagnostics, has successfully deployed the Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Security Platform in AWS to prevent successful cyber breaches within its cloud-based data center and ensure PCI compliance for thousands of remote data collection devices at fueling stations across the United States.

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Palo Alto Networks Named a “Rising Star” by Global Technology Distribution Council

Palo Alto Networks®, the leader in enterprise security, today announced that it has received a U.S. Gold “Rising Star” award presented by the Global Technology Distribution Council (GTDC).
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Press Release

United Kingdom's Leading Direct Order Shopping Company Trusts Palo Alto Networks to Protect Customer Transactions

JD Williams & Company Achieves PCI Compliance and Reduces Costs with Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewalls

References and Case Studies

Bank Central Asia

Bank Central Asia is one of Indonesia’s leading retail banks. The bank has approximately 16 million customers, 1,213 branches, and 17,207 ATMs. It also manages a growing mobile and internet banking operation. While ATMs use dedicated connectivity for transactions, mobile transactions rely on the internet to ensure everyone has full, anytime access. However, such high exposure comes with major security risks, therefore demanding the need for advanced security protection.

White Paper

Security Reference Blueprint for Financial Services IT

Learn how financial institutions may prevent successful cyberattacks by incorporating various elements of the Palo Alto Networks security operating platform into their overall cybersecurity program.
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