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The Rise of Security-Driven Networking and the Future of Network Security

The Rise of Security-Driven Networking and the Future of Network Security

This is a summary of a Q&A session with Ken Xie, Fortinet’s Founder, Chairman of the Board, CEO and Zeus Karravala of ZK Research for Network World. The entire article…
Fortinet Named a Challenger with Highest Ability to Execute in the 2019 Gartner WAN Edge Infrastructure Magic Quadrant

Fortinet Named a Challenger with Highest Ability to Execute in the 2019 Gartner WAN Edge Infrastructure Magic Quadrant

Over the last few years, SD-WAN adoption has grown rapidly, becoming one of the fastest growing networking technologies. In anticipation of capturing a share of this large market, over 60 vendors…
Ensuring Performance and Security at Cloud-Enabled Branch Offices

Ensuring Performance and Security at Cloud-Enabled Branch Offices

This is a summary of an article written for Security Now by Fortinet’s Nirav Shah. The entire article can be accessed here. These days, it’s typical for branch offices to depend…
New Network Security Use Cases with Amazon VPC Ingress Routing

New Network Security Use Cases with Amazon VPC Ingress Routing

The introduction of Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) Ingress Routing (IR) to the AWS Networking stack introduces the ability to build more flexible yet granularly controlled network security solutions…
Honing in On Diversity to Solve the Cyber Skills Gap

Honing in On Diversity to Solve the Cyber Skills Gap

This is a summary of an article written for Forbes by Phil Quade, CISO at Fortinet. The entire article can be accessed here. The cybersecurity skills gap continues to grow –…
Simplifying Digital Transformation with Security-Driven Networking

Simplifying Digital Transformation with Security-Driven Networking

This is a summary of an article written for Security Week by John Maddison, EVP Products and CMO at Fortinet. The entire article can be accessed here. Digital transformation impacts every…
Defining Cloud Security Ownership with DevSecOps

Defining Cloud Security Ownership with DevSecOps

This is a summary of an article written for DevOps.com by Lior Cohen, Fortinet’s Senior Director of Products and Solutions, Cloud Security. The entire article can be accessed here. The more…
Your Holiday Guide to Safe Cybershopping

Your Holiday Guide to Safe Cybershopping

Individuals and retailers aren’t the only ones getting ready for the biggest shopping season of the year. The holiday shopping season is also a big event for cybercriminals. Every holiday…
Threat Landscape Trends in Education

Threat Landscape Trends in Education

Education continues to be one of the industries most targeted by cybercriminals, primarily due to the data that schools store in their data centers. This information ranges from the PII…
Helping Government Agencies Adapt at the 2019 Security Transformation Summit

Helping Government Agencies Adapt at the 2019 Security Transformation Summit

As government agencies undergo digital transformation, their security strategies must align with these new initiatives. Without a security transformation plan in place, private information could be inadvertently put at risk…
New Threat Predictions for 2020

New Threat Predictions for 2020

Every year at this time I gather together my latest research in cybercrime trends, threat research, and technology development and pull together a white paper that projects what the cybersecurity…
Cybercriminals are Targeting your Entire Digital Footprint

Cybercriminals are Targeting your Entire Digital Footprint

The third quarter of 2019 saw a number of new cyberthreat trends emerge or expand, and organizations need to be aware of these trends if they wish to stay ahead…
Addressing Modern Threats to the Integrity of Free Elections

Addressing Modern Threats to the Integrity of Free Elections

Election Security is a Core Issue That Demands Increased Attention—and Resources One of the central pillars of American democracy, or democracy anywhere for that matter, is a commitment to fair…
Speeding Along on the Digital Superhighway

Speeding Along on the Digital Superhighway

This is a summary of an article written for Forbes by Fortinet’s Founder, President, and CTO, Michael Xie. The article appeared on August 27, 2019, and can be accessed here.…
Fortinet Now Integrates with AWS CloudFormation Registry and CLI to Enhance Cloud Security

Fortinet Now Integrates with AWS CloudFormation Registry and CLI to Enhance Cloud Security

Many organizations have adopted Infrastructure as Code (IaC) methodologies and are now leveraging IaC tools to create and manage complex deployments that would otherwise take days or weeks to implement.…
Fortinet to Host Four Regional Accelerate Conferences in 2020

Fortinet to Host Four Regional Accelerate Conferences in 2020

Accelerate is Fortinet’s premier customer and partner event, drawing thousands of attendees from around the world. Each year, security professionals gather to hear from Fortinet executives and industry-leading keynote speakers…
Addressing the Challenge of Insider Risk

Addressing the Challenge of Insider Risk

While cybercrime continues to escalate, many of today’s most damaging security threats are not the result of the traditional perception of malicious outsiders breaching a network to deliver malware. While…
Fortinet’s Guide to AWS re:Invent 2019

Fortinet’s Guide to AWS re:Invent 2019

Don’t Miss the Latest Cloud Security Insights from Fortinet Once again, this year’s AWS re:Invent conference promises to be the biggest cloud event of the year. Last year’s event was amazing –…
10 Steps Organizations Can Take in the Fight Against Ransomware

10 Steps Organizations Can Take in the Fight Against Ransomware

This is a summary of an article written for Threatpost by Fortinet’s Chief of Security Insights and Global Threat Alliances, Derek Manky. The entire article can be accessed here. As threat research…
Fortinet Joins the Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace

Fortinet Joins the Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace

The Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace was launched in 2018 by French President Emmanuel Macron as a global initiative. This declaration of solidarity gathers organizations from different…
Fortinet to Sponsor the MEF19 Global Networking Event

Fortinet to Sponsor the MEF19 Global Networking Event

As a Silver Sponsor of MEF19  being held this year at the JW Marriott LA Live hotel in Los Angeles November 18-21, Fortinet will join other service provider industry leaders…
Customers Choose Fortinet Secure SD-WAN to Enable SD-Branch

Customers Choose Fortinet Secure SD-WAN to Enable SD-Branch

How SD-Branch Helped a Major African Retailer Connect Hundreds of Retail Locations with Multiple Data Centers A secure connection is only as safe as the devices and networks located at…
Graduating from the Fortinet FortiVet Program: A Conversation with Robert Baryo

Graduating from the Fortinet FortiVet Program: A Conversation with Robert Baryo

Can you give us a summary of your background in the military? I was proud to serve as a Medic/LPN in the Army Reserves for nine years. I was part…
Cybercriminals Re-Focus on Sophisticated Evasion Tactics

Cybercriminals Re-Focus on Sophisticated Evasion Tactics

This is a summary of an article written for Dark Reading by Fortinet’s Global Security Strategist, Derek Manky. The entire article can be accessed here. Cybercriminals and security teams have a…
Field CISO Q&A: Jim Richberg

Field CISO Q&A: Jim Richberg

Our series of Q&A interviews provide a forum for Fortinet executives to share their unique insights and leadership perspectives. The following is from an interview with Jim Richberg, Field CISO…
Smart Buildings – Securing Your New Attack Surface

Smart Buildings – Securing Your New Attack Surface

The potential attack surface continues to expand with virtual and multi-cloud networks, connected branch offices, growing volumes of IoT and endpoint devices, new SaaS applications, and the growth of Shadow…
Picking Up Both Ends of the Cloud

Picking Up Both Ends of the Cloud

This is a summary of an article written for Forbes by Fortinet’s Founder, President, and CTO, Michael Xie, entitled The Other End of the Cloud. This article originally appeared on…
The Power of Custom Security Processing

The Power of Custom Security Processing

The Universal Quest for Speed Business innovation has always been key to the success of organizations, especially for those willing to adopt new solutions. From the first abacus and the…
New Fortinet Cloud Security Offerings for Microsoft Azure

New Fortinet Cloud Security Offerings for Microsoft Azure

Today, Fortinet announced the expansion of our cloud security integration with Microsoft Azure with three new or updated offerings being featured at this week’s Microsoft Ignite event in Orlando. In…
How CETPA 2019 Can Benefit Educators and IT Professionals Alike

How CETPA 2019 Can Benefit Educators and IT Professionals Alike

The introduction of technology into the classroom has facilitated new methods of teaching and led to advancements in curriculum, providing benefits to both teachers and students. Technology enables schools to…