SUNNYVALE, CALIF., MARCH 25, 2015 – Fortinet(R) (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in high-performance cyber security solutions, announced today that its broad network security training and certification program is being adopted across the globe at rapid scale, as companies look to expand their knowledge and expertise in protecting critical assets from cyber attacks. Read More…

The U.S. Department of State will shut down its unclassified email system for a short time to clean up malware that may have resided there since late last year. The State Department said Friday it has scheduled a planned outage of the unclassified email system to make security improvements and to respond to “activity of …

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Coordinated global enforcement efforts reduced the number of financial Trojans by more than half — 53 percent — in 2014, according to a new report from Symantec, and phishing email rates fell 74 percent. Despite a common perception that cybercriminals can safely hide overseas, this is no longer the case, said Candid Wueest, threat researcher …

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While the breach did not expose financial information, the hackers gained access to names, birth dates, Social Security numbers, street addresses, email addresses and employment information. Read MoreAnthem hacked, millions of records likely … However, the insurance industry–which like health care is consolidated and large–has not taken cybersecurity as seriously as the financial services industry, …

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Cisco recently released their “Cisco 2Q11 Global Threat Report” which provided data on the breaches and risks occurring across the world. For me, it reinforced the mantra that companies are suffering and putting themselves at risk because “they don’t know what they don’t know.” Cisco states that advanced persistent threats (APTs) played a key role in …

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