Modern data centres have been undergoing various transformations with the evolution of enterprise computing. In a recent survey by Forrester Consulting, more than half (57 percent) of organisations in Asia Pacific are currently planning to increase their cloud and virtual data centre spending.
The extended online outage of the New York Times highlights a profound, long-standing security weakness in digital commerce: the pervasive use of a simple username and passwords to access online accounts.
The Australian internet company at the centre of a hacking operation which wiped part of the social media giant Twitter off the internet. Melbourne IT says a security breach of its systems this morning allowed hackers to change vital settings which also took down the websites of the New York Times.
The University of Wolverhampton has bought a pair of high-end Palo Alto 5020 firewalls after hitting problems with an aging Network Access Control (NAC) system that was disrupting access by legitimate student users.
Palo Alto Networks has announced that its WildFire malware analysis sandbox is now capable of analysing Android applications in the APK file format to identify advanced threats in Android applications.
New malware has been discovered that stealthily uses mobile ad networks to spread, with the goal of taking over the SMS functionality of mobile phones. The scary part? The infection doesn't rely on the user engaging in risky behavior, like clicking on a malicious link or visiting questionable websites.
Palo Alto Networks® (NYSE: PANW), the network security company™, today announced that its WildFire malware analysis sandbox now is capable of analyzing Android applications in the APK file format to identify advanced threats in Android applications.
Ad networks have been a key component of the malware and cybercrime ecosystem for a long time and their role is becoming more and more complicated, as researches from WhiteHat Security showed at Black Hat recently. That problem is now moving to the mobile Web, and researchers at Palo Alto Networks have uncovered a new malware strain that is being installed with legitimate Android apps and then connecting back to mobile ad networks in the background as part of a scheme to wring money from its victims.
Network Security firm Palo Alto Networks announced new capabilities in its WildFire malware analysis sandbox, saying that the technology can now analyze Android applications in the APK file format to detect threats embedded within Android applications.
Cloud computing encompasses an increasingly broad array of uses from applications to data services, virtualization, software and platform as a service. However, instead of viewing the cloud as the utopia IT architecture for all enterprises, the cloud is in fact one of multiple options towards a more efficient, responsive and available IT infrastructure.
Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE: PANW) today announced that it will release its financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended July 31, 2013 after U.S. markets close on Monday, September 9, 2013. Palo Alto Networks will host a conference call that day at 1:30 PM Pacific time (4:30 PM Eastern time) to discuss the results.
On Friday, Palo Alto Networks debuted for trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Having priced the previous evening at $42 a share, the shares finished their first day of trading at $53.13, amounting to a rise of 26.5 percent. The company raised $260 million.
"Visualization of the application usage is the first step to convince operations division"
"Security measure is not something we switch-off or on, but it is more like "Dimmer Control" the balanced measures are more important. "