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Check Point Software launches next-gen SASE solution
Thu, 12th Oct 2023
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integration
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forrester research
Check Point Software has announced the immediate availability of Quantum SASE, integrating technologies from newly acquired Perimeter 81.
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Perimeter 81: Pioneering the future of network security with a unified approach
Thu, 5th Oct 2023
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network security
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breach prevention
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firewall
Perimeter 81 is revolutionising network security with its cloud-native platform, bridging the gap for companies in the mobile workforce era.
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Check Point discovers new phishing scam on Dropbox
Wed, 4th Oct 2023
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email security
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phishing
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cybersecurity
A new attack using Dropbox for phishing has been discovered, with 5,440 attacks observed in the first two weeks of September.
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Check Point a leader in zero trust platform providers: Forrester
Fri, 22nd Sep 2023
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it infrastructure
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ai
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cybersecurity
Check Point received the highest ranking in the market presence category and the highest possible score in 13 criteria, including data security.
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Check Point sets the bar for centralised management
Wed, 20th Sep 2023
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report
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analyst report
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forrester research
Check Point Software Technologies has been recognized as a leader in The Forrester Wave: Zero Trust Platform Providers, Q3 2023 report.
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Check Point highlights leading partners in APAC region
Wed, 20th Sep 2023
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partner programmes
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cybersecurity
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it distributors
Check Point Software Technologies has honoured its top partners in the Asia Pacific region at its recent conference in Bali, Indonesia.
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Check Point Software completes acquisition of Perimeter 81
Wed, 20th Sep 2023
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saas
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hybrid cloud
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advanced persistent threat protection
The move will accelerate the adoption of secure access across remote users, sites, and the cloud with one of the fastest and most secure SASE solution.
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Check Point to acquire SaaS security vendor Atmosec
Fri, 8th Sep 2023
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saas
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advanced persistent threat protection
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casb
The technology will help discover malicious applications, prevent communication with risky 3rd party applications and fix SaaS misconfigurations.
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Check Point to acquire SaaS discovery specialists Atmosec
Thu, 7th Sep 2023
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saas
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cyber threats
Check Point Software Technologies acquires Atmosec to enhance its SaaS security offering and address security gaps in SaaS applications.
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OAIC 1H 2023 NDB Report: WatchGuard and Check Point response
Wed, 6th Sep 2023
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firewall
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breach prevention
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report
Management at Check Point Software and WatchGuard Technologies have responded regarding the OAIC 1H 2023 Notifiable Data Breaches Report.
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Qakbot cyber hacking operation revealed by Check Point and FBI
Thu, 31st Aug 2023
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ransomware
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cios
FBI dismantles Qakbot cyber hacking operation, impacting 700k computers worldwide. The malware is highly adaptive and financially-driven.
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Check Point reveals 8% spike in global cyberattacks by mid-2023
Thu, 24th Aug 2023
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phishing
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ransomware
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email security
Lockbit3 leads ransomware surge in the year's first half, while unconventional targets surface amid new attack patterns.
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Video: 10 minute IT Jams - An update from Check Point Software
Fri, 18th Aug 2023
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cybersecurity
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apac
Check Point Software's Security Engineering Manager, Sadiq Iqbal, discusses the company's cyber security solutions for the APAC market.
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Check Point acquires Security Service Edge firm Perimeter 81
Fri, 11th Aug 2023
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m&a
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analyst report
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forrester research
Check Point will help organisations accelerate the adoption of secure access across remote users, sites, cloud, data centres, and the internet.
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NSW MidCoast Council deploys Check Point Software
Tue, 1st Aug 2023
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unsw
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it architecture
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midcoast council
Check Point Software has deployed comprehensive security architecture at MidCoast Council in New South Wales with Check Point Infinity.
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Check Point expands Zero-Phishing offering with AI-powered engine
Wed, 19th Jul 2023
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phishing
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email security
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Check Point is expanding its Zero-Phishing offering with a new AI-powered engine to tackle the increasing threat of phishing attacks and brand spoofing.
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Check Point takes the lead on cloud-based security
Thu, 13th Jul 2023
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cloud security
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cybersecurity
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leadership
Check Point Software Technologies delivers on promise to provide top security for organisations worldwide, says new statement.
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Check Point reveals Trojan Qbot most prevalent malware of 2023
Wed, 12th Jul 2023
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malware
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cybersecurity
Check Point Software Technologies reveals that the Trojan Qbot is the most prevalent malware of 2023, with SpinOk and ransomware also causing concern.
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How does your company's board measure cyber resilience?
Tue, 27th Jun 2023
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data protection
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business success
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cyber attacks
Cyber resilience is not just about dealing with threats, it’s about the board’s overall ability to make informed decisions.
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Check Point’s partner program in Australia to aid data sovereignty
Tue, 20th Jun 2023
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colocation
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data centre operators
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email security
MSSP partners in Australia can now offer enhanced prevention-first email security to local customers with access to local data centres.
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MOVEit vulnerability weaponised in ransomware attack
Fri, 16th Jun 2023
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ransomware
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cybersecurity
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ipswitch
A MOVEit vulnerability has been weaponised in a ransomware attack, with Russian-affiliated group Clop exploiting the flaw.
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Check Point reveals top malware and vulnerabilities in April 2023
Tue, 16th May 2023
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endpoint protection
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malware
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advanced persistent threat protection
Researchers uncovered a substantial Qbot malspam campaign distributed through malicious PDF files attached to emails seen in multiple languages.
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cybercriminals using Linktree to steal credentials
Wed, 26th Apr 2023
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Cybercriminals are using popular social media reference landing page, Linktree, to trick victims into giving up their credentials, warns Avanan.
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A sharp increase in cyberattacks on IoT devices: Check Point
Tue, 25th Apr 2023
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iot
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The first two months of 2023 have seen a 41% increase in the average number of weekly attacks per organisation targeting IoT devices compared to 2022.