NSS Labs 2019 NGFW Group Test: Highest Security Effectiveness Score

NSS Labs 2019 NGFW Group Test: Highest Security Effectiveness Score

We are excited to announce that Palo Alto Networks has achieved the highest Security Effectiveness score among all twelve products included in this year’s NSS Labs NGFW group test.  Our NGFW blocked 100% of evasions, and it earned a “Recommended” rating. Highlights from our test results include: Highest Security Effectiveness score 100% evasions blocked (406 [...]

Protecting Endpoints From Day One

Protecting Endpoints From Day One

Deploying and managing endpoint protection shouldn’t be difficult. However, customers of traditional endpoint protection products complain about day-to-day management, database maintenance, agent updates, and constant tuning to eliminate false positives and keep resource utilization in check. Worst, even with all this work, endpoints still get compromised. A customer who was evaluating Traps put it into [...]

What Does It Mean to Be “5G-Ready”?

What Does It Mean to Be “5G-Ready”?

With regard to security, it’s critical. We keep hearing about products and technologies that are “5G-ready.” But what does that mean? Mobile Service Providers will undoubtedly require 5G equipment that is scalable in terms of capacity and throughput, but does that alone mean the networks will be 5G-ready? In late February at Mobile World Congress [...]

The Need for Endpoint Protection in Critical Infrastructure

The Need for Endpoint Protection in Critical Infrastructure

As cyberattacks against ICS and SCADA systems become commonplace, the need for robust endpoint protection grows. The rapid growth of the internet, with its ever-increasing need for data, has made it almost mandatory that information be made available at all times. This gluttony of data results in the need for corporations to provide connections to [...]

Cloud Security, Yes – But Is AI Ready for Its Cybersecurity Spotlight?

Cloud Security, Yes – But Is AI Ready for Its Cybersecurity Spotlight?

In today’s world, speed, agility and scalability are essential for organizations and businesses if they want to become successful and stay relevant. On-premises IT can’t provide them with the speed, agility and scalability cloud environments can, so the continued embrace of cloud is inevitable. Unfortunately, the same characteristics – speed, agility and scalability – also [...]