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FortiDeceptor: Tackling Cybersecurity Challenges in OT

FortiDeceptor: Tackling Cybersecurity Challenges in OT

Organizations are facing an increasing challenge with securing OT environments as revealed in The 2020 State of Operational Technology and Cybersecurity Report from Fortinet. One challenge is that existing security controls designed…
Taking Control During Incident Response with FortiSOAR 7.0

Taking Control During Incident Response with FortiSOAR 7.0

Regardless of whether an organization is operating with an in-person, hybrid, or remote workforce, SOC teams must be able to implement the four principles of handling cyber incidents—communicate, coordinate, investigate, and…
Lessons Learned from Zero Day Hunters

Lessons Learned from Zero Day Hunters

FortiGuard Labs Perspectives The cyber threat landscape can be highly unpredictable. Security teams today have been spread increasingly thin, often face multiple threats on multiple fronts. Things like ransomware, sophisticated malware,…
Building a Secure 5G Ecosystem with the Fortinet Security Fabric

Building a Secure 5G Ecosystem with the Fortinet Security Fabric

Powered by the convergence of 5G and industry 4.0, the smart enterprise of the future is now here. The critical performance boost of 5G enables critical smart systems to share…
Introducing FortiExtender 511F: Secure 5G Wireless WAN Connectivity for SD-WAN and SASE

Introducing FortiExtender 511F: Secure 5G Wireless WAN Connectivity for SD-WAN and SASE

The Fortinet Security-Driven Networking Difference 5G offers up to ten times the speed of conventional LTE, empowering the rigorous connectivity and availability requirements for industrial systems, hyperconnected city networks, and…
A CISOs Guide to Secure Access Service Edge (SASE)

A CISOs Guide to Secure Access Service Edge (SASE)

CISO on CISO Perspectives With networks expanding beyond traditional edges and to account for changes in location of remote workforces (which today is anywhere and everywhere), SASE has become top of mind…
Addressing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap by Diversifying the Cybersecurity Workforce

Addressing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap by Diversifying the Cybersecurity Workforce

FortinetLife Perspectives Bridging the Cybersecurity Skills Gap As the world moves towards the normalcy of remote and hybrid work models, security infrastructures continue to be increasingly distributed. The need for IT…
Fortinet Training Advancement Agenda (TAA) Improves Cyber Awareness Globally

Fortinet Training Advancement Agenda (TAA) Improves Cyber Awareness Globally

Fortinet Training Advancement Agenda (TAA) Helps Bridge the Cybersecurity Skills Gap Our TAA is made up of numerous training and education initiatives and puts an emphasis on supporting key groups—including students, women,…
Fortinet NSE Training Institute Wins Four Industry Awards

Fortinet NSE Training Institute Wins Four Industry Awards

The NSE Training Institute was recently recognized with four new industry awards that highlight Fortinet’s commitment to cybersecurity training and certification. The recent industry recognition sheds light on Fortinet’s commitment…
MITRE Engenuity Evaluation Results Showcase Fortinet FortiEDR’s Prevention and Detection Capabilities

MITRE Engenuity Evaluation Results Showcase Fortinet FortiEDR’s Prevention and Detection Capabilities

Today, MITRE Engenuity published their latest round of ATT&CK Evaluation results. The ATT&CK Evaluations team assessed the capability of 29 different endpoint security products to detect a range of common cyber-criminal tactics…
The Value of Independent Testing to Assess Your Cybersecurity Posture

The Value of Independent Testing to Assess Your Cybersecurity Posture

According to Gartner, 78% of organizations use 16 or more security tools and more than $150B is spent on information security every year. Further the Gartner hype cycles for cloud, network, application,…
MITRE Evaluation Results Showcase Fortinet FortiEDR’s Prevention and Detection Capabilities

MITRE Evaluation Results Showcase Fortinet FortiEDR’s Prevention and Detection Capabilities

Today, MITRE Engenuity published their latest round of ATT&CK Evaluation results. The ATT&CK Evaluations team assessed the capability of 29 different endpoint security products to detect a range of common cyber-criminal tactics…
Developing the Cybersecurity Workforce With Fortinet's Security Academy Program

Developing the Cybersecurity Workforce With Fortinet's Security Academy Program

Skills Gap Perspectives  The cybersecurity skills gap has posed a challenge to organizations everywhere. The threat landscape grows more sophisticated and digital attacks continue to expand at a rapid rate. Organizations…
Fortinet Again Named a 2021 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Network Firewalls

Fortinet Again Named a 2021 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Network Firewalls

With FortiGate NGFWs, organizations can: Manage internal and external security risks: FortiGate NGFWs provide complete visibility into applications, threats, and networks to keep operations running and ensure business continuity. Further, network-based segmentation stops lateral threats…
Healthcare, Cybersecurity, and the COVID-19 Vaccine Supply Chain

Healthcare, Cybersecurity, and the COVID-19 Vaccine Supply Chain

Industry Perspectives This is a summary of an article written for Health IT Answers by Troy Ament, Healthcare Field CISO at Fortinet. The entire article can be accessed here.  Cyber criminals are…
Secure SD-WAN Has an Important Role to Play in Financial Services

Secure SD-WAN Has an Important Role to Play in Financial Services

Industry Perspectives This is a summary of an article written for Global Banking & Finance Review by Renee Tarun, Deputy CISO at Fortinet. The entire article can be accessed here.  Financial services…
The Need for Adaptive Cloud Security to Protect All Environments

The Need for Adaptive Cloud Security to Protect All Environments

Today’s enterprise networks are increasingly distributed with more unique operational and compliance requirements than ever before. This creates many challenges in applying consistent policy enforcement, cross platform visibility, and unified…
An Integrated Active Defense Strategy - Deception

An Integrated Active Defense Strategy - Deception

From the mid-5th century to the early 13th century, Constantinople was the largest and wealthiest city in Europe and represented the Roman Empire as the most secure and powerful city in the…
For Retailers, Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation Must Go Hand in Hand

For Retailers, Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation Must Go Hand in Hand

Industry Perspectives This is a summary of an article written for Total Retail by Courtney Radke, CISO of National Retail at Fortinet. The entire article can be accessed here. The evolving nature of…
A Discussion on Zero-Trust Access

A Discussion on Zero-Trust Access

CISO on CISO Perspectives With an ever-expanding digital infrastructure, an increasingly sophisticated cyber threat landscape, and a growing cybersecurity skills gap, IT and OT leaders are facing pressure daily to establish and maintain trust…
The Convergence of Networks and Security For Evolving Infrastructures

The Convergence of Networks and Security For Evolving Infrastructures

A popular misquote attributed to Mark Twain states, “The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.” Although he never said exactly that, Twain was widely rumored to have died…
Radio Access Network (RAN) Security for 4G and 5G Explained

Radio Access Network (RAN) Security for 4G and 5G Explained

Radio Access Network Evolution: The Cornerstone for Growth In the evolution from 4G to 5G, 5G New Radio was the 1st step completed by the standards and the 1st to be deployed by…
Adaptive Cloud Security for OT and Industrial Control Systems

Adaptive Cloud Security for OT and Industrial Control Systems

Industry Perspectives The cyber physical world around us is becoming more digitized and as a result, organizations have been forced to adopt new operational processes to stay afloat. From web-enabled sensors…
Ensuring Mission Continuity Through Federal Agencies Cybersecurity

Ensuring Mission Continuity Through Federal Agencies Cybersecurity

Industry Perspectives  Federal agencies are faced with a number of unique challenges when it comes to securing their sprawling IT networks—particularly because they protect some of the most sensitive data and face…
Fortinet Adaptive Cloud Security Extends Cloud-native Security and Visibility to Protect Containers

Fortinet Adaptive Cloud Security Extends Cloud-native Security and Visibility to Protect Containers

Digital innovation continues to be the catalyst for organizations shifting to the cloud. To stay competitive in an ever-changing landscape, organizations have evolved strategies to increase agility, flexibility, productivity and…
Prepare for Social Engineering Scams This Tax Return Season

Prepare for Social Engineering Scams This Tax Return Season

As the public prepares to file their taxes in many parts of the world, cyber criminals are waiting for their chance to exploit unsuspecting individuals who want the process to…
Get Ahead of Threats This World Backup Day

Get Ahead of Threats This World Backup Day

Everyone possesses some form of valuable data that we can’t afford to lose, whether that is information for our business, a college research paper, or our family photos. However, we…
Fortinet Becomes the Title Sponsor for PGA TOUR’s Napa Tournament: Fortinet Championship

Fortinet Becomes the Title Sponsor for PGA TOUR’s Napa Tournament: Fortinet Championship

Fortinet’s mission is to make possible a digital world that organizations can always trust by securing devices, people and data everywhere. And more than 500,000 customers rely on Fortinet’s Security Fabric to…
Threats Impacting Education Cybersecurity

Threats Impacting Education Cybersecurity

Industry Perspectives The threat landscape is continuously evolving with the adoption of innovative technology to meet vast demands. This is especially true in the education sector. As academic institutions adopt new…
Tips on How to Keep Kids Safe Online

Tips on How to Keep Kids Safe Online

Keep Kids Safe Online: A Dog’s Guide to Internet Security  Fortinet places a heavy focus on spreading cyber awareness through our NSE Training Institute and skills gap initiatives. As part of this…