Securing the Internet of Things: Connected Cars

Securing the Internet of Things: Connected Cars

Establishing safety and security in automotive design goes far beyond crash test dummies. By 2022, the global automotive Internet of Things (IoT) market is expected to skyrocket to $82.79 billion – and manufacturers are racing to capitalize on this growing opportunity. While embedded computation and networking has been around since the 1980s, the advent of connectivity opens [...]

Threat Brief: What’s Driving the Shift to Cryptocurrency Mining Malware?

Threat Brief: What’s Driving the Shift to Cryptocurrency Mining Malware?

Over the past six months, we’ve seen a major increase in the number of attack campaigns with the ultimate goal of mining cryptocurrency. It’s a subject Unit 42 has been tracking in the past year: Large Scale Monero Cryptocurrency Mining Operation using XMRig Unauthorized Coin Mining in the Browser Rig EK One Year Later: From [...]

PAN-OS 8.1: New Features for the Financial Sector

PAN-OS 8.1: New Features for the Financial Sector

Hopefully, you saw our recent announcement of PAN-OS 8.1. This blog will highlight the top three features in 8.1 that help bolster confidence and control in the growing use of the public cloud by financial institutions, and optimize the decryption infrastructure for operational efficiencies and and improved performance. Consistent Multi-Cloud Security Resiliency and geographic diversity are [...]