Women in Cybersecurity/IT: A Matter of Strategy

Women in Cybersecurity/IT:  A Matter of Strategy

If an organization has a culture of diversity and inclusiveness, there is typically a strategy in place to hire more women in cybersecurity/IT. This is especially true in consulting, where there is a concerted effort to hire more women. From a recruiting perspective, there is a small talent pool of women in cyber/IT to hire [...]

The Need to Isolate Remote, Wide-Area Communications Into a Separate Zone

The Need to Isolate Remote, Wide-Area Communications Into a Separate Zone

In our Reference Blueprint for Industrial Control and SCADA, we describe the need to isolate remote communication technologies into a separate zone. Devices like iNets, unlicensed and licensed microwave, satellite, AMI meters and other forms of longer-range, radio-based communications need to be looked at carefully before being implemented and extra consideration of these types of [...]

Palo Alto Networks Named Top Next Generation Firewall by NetworkWorld Asia — Again!

Palo Alto Networks Named Top Next Generation Firewall by NetworkWorld Asia — Again!

Palo Alto Networks recently bagged the Next-Generation Firewall award category at NetworkWorld Asia’s Information Management Awards in Singapore. We won the same category last year, and are pleased at the consistent growth and recognition of our platform in this fast-growing region. NetworkWorld Asia is one of the leading publications in the region that provides CIOs, CTOs, [...]

Countdown to LabyREnth Capture the Flag (CTF) Challenge!

Countdown to LabyREnth Capture the Flag (CTF) Challenge!

You have less than one month to prepare for the first ever Unit 42 Capture the Flag (CTF) challenge: LabyREnth! Hone your skills and get ready to test yourself against challenges designed by the best threat research teams across Palo Alto Networks. The CTF will be open to the public starting July 15, 2016, at [...]

Our Relationship with VMware AirWatch Now Includes Aperture!

Our Relationship with VMware AirWatch Now Includes Aperture!

SaaS‐based applications are typically adopted by users because they’re fast and easy to use, not to mention accessible from anywhere there’s a reliable Internet connection. Many of these applications are built for use on mobile devices, where speed is even more critical to users. The industry has made great strides in securing mobile devices, but [...]