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Firewall rules management fine-tunes operations

Organizations have been building security into their business infrastructure to avoid incurring additional acquisition and operational costs from standalone security products.
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Social media messaging is getting around traditional firewalls

Is the firewall obsolete? Probably not, but current implementations were never designed to cope with the threats posed by Webmail, various social networking tools, and even popular corporate collaboration applications like SharePoint and WebEx.
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Network Security Check-Up for Health Care Networks

Health care providers are an interesting situation with regard to network security. Like many industries, they’re dealing with rapid technological change in the face of a variety of regulations – in the U.S. health care industry it’s HIPAA and HITECH, and PCI – focused on the portability, security and privacy of PHI and the security of patients’ credit card data, respectively.
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Palo Alto Networks Credited with Discovering Two Important Microsoft Office Vulnerabilities Included in December Microsoft Security Bulletin

Microsoft Credits Next-Generation Firewall Provider with Identifying Five Vulnerabilities in 2010
San Jose, Calif.
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Palo Alto Networks Named "Best Solution" for 2010 By the Government Technology Research Alliance

Palo Alto Networks recognized for excellence by government technology sector
San Jose, Calif.
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Palo Alto Networks Initiates Search for Top Executive

Rapid growth and established leadership in next generation network security market results in company leadership transition
San Jose, Calif.
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The new Facebook threat to business

The Boy Billionaire, aka Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, has done it again. His proposal to turn Facebook messaging into a sort of universal communications platform is probably the worst idea of the year. It's bad for the privacy of users and for corporate IT, which will have to deal with a huge spike in hard-to-defend Webmail.
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A Start-Up That Actually Met Its 'Hockey Stick' Revenue Projection

When pitching venture firms, entrepreneurs typically include a slide that shows revenue curving sharply up and to the right shortly after launch – what’s known as the “hockey stick” – but even the best companies rarely meet those projections.
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The Future of Network Security

The Future of Network Security with Nir Zuk.
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Facebook Users are Voyeuristic While at Work

There are several realities that typically fall outside of the approved enterprise communications mechanisms. These applications can enhance business responsiveness and performance – but, conversely – introduce inbound risks such as malware and vulnerability exploits, and outbound risks such as data loss and inadvertent sharing of private or proprietary data.
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Study Looks At Move To Cloud-Based Applications, Facebook Usage At Work

In its latest edition of the Application Usage and Risk Report, Palo Alto Networks draws attention to several realities that typically fall outside of the approved enterprise communications mechanisms.
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Global Usage of 'Saying, Socializing and Sharing' Applications Remarkably Consistent

Software applications that enable employees to communicate personally with each other, participate in social networks and share files with one another are being used in 96 percent of the organizations recently studied, and account for about one-quarter of the total bandwidth being consumed by those organizations.
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Facebook Users are Voyeuristic While at Work, According to New Report

Study also provides data that suggests IT teams are embracing enterprise-class, cloud-based applications
San Jose, Calif.
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Next-generation firewalls not ready to replace all legacy firewalls

Next-generation firewalls, or application-aware firewalls, have enjoyed well-deserved hype from network engineers and analysts, but the technology is still evolving. Many enterprises are also holding onto their old port and protocol firewalls, at least for now.
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Palo Alto Networks Uncovers Critical Vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player

Adobe Credits Next-Generation Firewall Provider with Identifying Vulnerability That Affects All Platforms Running Adobe Flash Player
San Jose, Calif.
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Report: Facebook Users in the Workplace are "Voyeurs"

It's 3 p.m. Do you know where your company's employees are? Probably not, because a whole lot of them are paging through Facebook, and not for business purposes either.
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Top 10 Consumer Apps/Devices Infiltrating the Business

The war is over and, in case you missed it, IT lost. The once ferocious attempts to guard the corporate perimeters against unapproved devices and applications is sputtering to an end because, frankly, all but myopic IT diehards recognize this is battle that's already over.
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A-Teams of IT: How to build a crack strike force

IT is a tough job, but somebody's got to do it. And these days it takes a team of talented technology professionals, each with his or her own special expertise, to carry out mission-critical assignments.
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Palo Alto Expands Into Two-Tier Distribution In North America

Network security upstart Palo Alto Networks has signed distribution agreements with Westcon Group and Computerlinks, marking the first time Palo Alto's security products will be sold through two-tier distribution in North America.
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Palo Alto Networks Signs Distribution Agreements with Westcon Group and COMPUTERLINKS

Company poised for accelerated growth signs two industry-leading global value added distributors
San Jose, Calif.
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Palo Alto Networks: Can VARs Assist Long-term March to IPO?

Palo Alto Networks has a concise message for channel partners: The security company was cash-flow positive in its most recent quarter, and is looking to double its business in the year ahead. To assist with that effort, Palo Alto Networks has recruited roughly 150 channel partners and is now working with two distributors: Westcon Group and Computerlinks.
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Network Security Vendor Palo Alto Networks Partners with Distributor Westcon

Palo Alto Networks, the three-year-old networking security vendor, has moved to two-tier distribution, signing with Westcon and Computerlinks. And Westcon has a new many to handle its security division, former Avnet executive Andrew Warren.
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Westcon Security names new VP, inks distribution partnership

Distributor has inked a deal with Palo Alto Networks to expand its solutions offerings
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Palo Alto Networks Uncovers Important Vulnerability Included in the September Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-066

Microsoft Credits Next-Generation Firewall Provider with Identifying Six Vulnerabilities in the Past 12 Months
San Jose, Calif.
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What Product Blocks the Highest Percentage of Modern Threats?

As you probably know, last year Gartner recommended that enterprises migrate from stand-alone IPS to next-generation firewalls for performing IPS functions. While this advice made intuitive sense based on the tight relationship between apps and threats, there was nevertheless a lack of empirical evidence to confirm that a next-generation firewall could actually stand up to the challenge of being a true IPS – until now.
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Palo Alto Networks Aces Industry's Most Comprehensive, Third-Party IPS Test

Palo Alto Networks blocks 93.4% of real-world threat exploits in the latest NSS Labs IPS test
San Jose, Calif.
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Making the Next Generation Firewall Smarter for the Enterprise

Traditionally, firewalls have been designed to be cornerstone of network security. But, in reality legacy firewalls are no longer an effective security solution to manage the risks and rewards of today’s Internet applications in the enterprise.
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Palo Alto Networks Resolves Hyves Security Concerns

Enterprises Can Use Next-Generation Firewalls to Safely Enable Hyves for Their Workers
San Jose, Calif.
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