Posts Tagged 'NGFW'

The Intel Security Advanced Threat Research Team has discovered a critical signature forgery vulnerability in the Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) crypto library that could allow malicious parties to set up fraudulent sites masquerading as legitimate businesses and other organizations. The Mozilla NSS library, commonly utilized in the Firefox web browser, can also be found […]

In July, I wrote a piece entitled, The Firewall is Turning 25, but is it Really All Grown Up?  It was interesting to look back on the evolution of a technology that we were all pretty darn proud of at the time – and even prouder of with every revision and improvement throughout more than […]

Are your customers tired of paying high Internet connectivity prices due to a 99.999% uptime guarantee?  This week in our Firewall Chat blog series let’s look how McAfee Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) can provide your customers the ability to meet this 99.999% uptime while reducing their Internet connectivity costs. In basketball great point guards keep […]

Securing the network is a key part of McAfee’s SecurityConnected framework, however conventional firewalls and even many firewalls marketed as “next-generation,” are often ill-equipped to protect against emerging types of cyberattacks. It’s a complex topic, so over the next several weeks I’ll be sharing how McAfee is redefining network security with McAfee Next Generation Firewall(NGFW) […]

Security professionals and hackers descended upon Las Vegas to take part in Black Hat USA 2014and DefCon conferences, recent news of the massive cybercrime operation that leached $3.75 billion over a two-year period from the Brazilian Boleto payment network is sure to enter the conversation. In his blog, our own Gary Davis indicated that the […]