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Network Security
Palo Alto Networks adds new innovations to PrismaSASE
This month
New innovations in PrismaSASE that enable customers to identify and remediate misconfigurations in SaaS apps using SSPM capabilities.
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Cybersecurity
Palo Alto Networks responds to rise in threats with MDR service
Last month
Unit 42 Managed Detection and Response is a new service that can offer continuous 24/7 threat detection, investigation and response.
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Palo Alto Networks
New study reveals opportunistic behaviour of cyber criminals
July 2022
"Ransomware attackers are also becoming more organised [...] as they engage with cyber criminals and the victimised organisations."
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Phishing
Phishing, software vulnerabilities cause 70% of cyber incidents
July 2022
The heavy use of software vulnerabilities matches the opportunistic behaviour of threat actors who scour the internet for vulnerabilities and weak points.
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Cybersecurity
Palo Alto Networks' cloud security platform receives IRAP assessment
July 2022
"We provide help protect all forms of compute, cloud native services and access to data within public and private sectors."
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Cloud Security
Palo Alto Networks bolsters cloud native security offerings
June 2022
Latest Prisma Cloud platform updates help organisations continuously monitor and secure web applications with maximum flexibility.
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Cybersecurity
Palo Alto Networks named Google Cloud technology partner of the year for security
June 2022
Palo Alto Networks was recognised for helping organisations rapidly transform security operations for future success.
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Collaboration
Thales and Palo Alto Networks roll out new zero trust integrations
June 2022
A long-standing collaboration between the two global cybersecurity experts, Thales and Palo Alto Networks, is designed help support widespread cloud migration.
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Virtual Private Network
Palo Alto Networks says ZTNA 1.0 not secure enough
May 2022
Palo Alto Networks is urging the industry to move to Zero Trust Network Access 2.0 because previous versions have major gaps in security protection.
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Cybersecurity
Zero trust crucial as high-profile ransomware attacks rise
April 2022
High-profile ransomware attacks and reliance on digital infrastructure sees an increasing need for businesses to embrace zero trust cybersecurity.
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Cloud
Ransomware payments hit new records as Dark Web leaks climb
April 2022
The average ransom demand in cases worked by the Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 security consultants rose 144% in 2021 to $2.2 million.
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Firewall
Palo Alto Networks, AWS launch next-gen firewall to accelerate journey to cloud
March 2022
"The native AWS experience and the proliferation of AWS native services have given organisations the tools they needed to embrace the cloud."
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Cloud
Ransomware payments hit multi-million dollar highs
March 2022
The average ransom demand in cases rose 144% in 2021 to US$2.2 million, while the average payment climbed 78% to US$541,010.
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Cybersecurity
Greater balance needed in AU Critical Infrastructure Bill
March 2022
The proposed measures go too far and need stronger guardrails, otherwise they could adversely affect Australia's critical infrastructure operators.
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Cybersecurity
Palo Alto Networks combats software supply chain threats
March 2022
Palo Alto's Prisma Cloud Supply Chain Security provides a complete view of where vulnerabilities or misconfigurations exist in the software supply chain.
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Network Security
Palo Alto Networks launches Nebula for network security
February 2022
Palo Alto Networks has announced the upgrade of its PAN-OS software to help find the evasive, zero-day attacks.
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Microsoft
Palo Alto Networks joins Microsoft 365 Networking Partner Program
January 2022
The move will allow the company to provide direct and efficient connectivity for Microsoft 365 users through the Prisma Access service.
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Cybersecurity
Ability to access and share data may drive more cybercrime in 2022 - security firm
January 2022
Enabling data to move more easily between organisations will undoubtedly lead to more crime, says a cybersecurity firm.
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Ransomware
Rubrik enhances cyber resilience solutions to protect against ransomware
December 2021
With this latest release, organisations can improve ransomware preparedness, respond with more intelligent and integrated tools, and recover from attacks faster, the company states.
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Siemens
Palo Alto Networks partners with Siemens to protect critical infrastructure
November 2021
The companies will integrate Palo Alto Networks VM-Series Virtual Next-Generation Firewalls and Siemens Ruggedcom Multi-Service Platforms to enable continuous scalable hardware.
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Remote Working
Organisations struggling to provide necessary security to support remote working
September 2021
The shift to remote work turned network access and network security into equally high, yet competing, priorities for network and security professionals.
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Hybrid workforce
Hybrid workplaces here to stay, Palo Alto Networks steps in with security service
September 2021
"Hybrid work is here to stay, and organisations are in need of a solution that enables them to secure all applications used by their employees on their network regardless of location."
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Remote Working
Vodafone NZ launches new remote working security tool
September 2021
Partnering with Palo Alto Networks, the solution uses advanced threat protection technology to safeguard users and ensures a secure remote working environment.
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Zero trust security
No more security tradeoffs for SMBs or the branch office
September 2021
Palo Alto Networks' PA-400 Series Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) allows small and medium-sized business to expand their zero trust network security to every branch.