Check Point introduces Quantum Spark 1900 and 2000 firewalls for SMBs
Check Point's new next-generation firewalls are said to block 99.8 per cent of attacks.
In the Quantum Spark 1900 and 2000, Check Point therefore integrates AI to increase the level of defense against cyber threats. The AI aims to strengthen threat prevention significantly. According to Check Po... Read more
Check Point Infinity AI Copilot helps with security
Users of Check Point solutions will soon be able to receive assistance from the Infinity AI Copilot. This should make the work of security experts easier.
Check Point has trained the new copilot with the security intelligence of its solutions. The company is 30 years old and can use the data fro... Read more
Check Point acquires competitor Perimeter at bargain price
Check Point is buying Security Service Edge (SSE) specialist Perimeter for around 446 million euros ($490 million). A bargain, experts think. In doing so, the company has expanded its own security expertise and aims to offer customers even more secure access for remote working, distributed location... Read more
Number of cyber attacks at new high in 2022
The number of global cyber attacks has risen to a new high in the past year. This is according to researchers at Check Point Research in their annual security report. In particular, more attacks by activist hackers, ransomware attacks and attacks on cloud-based networks were noted.
The security ... Read more
Check Point finds ten malicious Python packages in PyPi
Hackers increasingly target Python repositories. Security experts from Check Point recently discovered ten malware packages in PyPi, a popular Python repository.
Malware in Python repositories is typically distributed in familiar-looking packages and highly dangerous. Developers that fall victim... Read more
‘Ransomware strikes one out of 40 organizations per week’
According to Check Point, ransomware strikes one out of 40 organizations per week. In its latest report, the organization states that ransomware incidents increased 59 percent year-over-year in the second quarter of 2022.
CPR attributes the rise to increased remote working, geopolitical tension... Read more
Check Point launches Quantum Lightspeed firewalls for data centers
Check Point Software introduces Quantum Lightspeed, a series of new firewalls for data centers. The firewalls perform well above average: custom Nvidia chips provide a maximum throughput of 800Gbps per gateway.
The Quantum Lightspeed series consists of four firewalls: QLS250, QLS450, QLS650 and ... Read more
Adobe Partners with startup Bolt for one-click e-commerce checkouts
Adobe has announced a partnership with Bolt for creating one-click checkout solutions for people using the firm’s software.
Adobe was once only known as an imaging software developer. However, it has recently created many e-commerce and digital marketing tools. In addition, Adobe now targets r... Read more
What are the current cyber security threats? An overview
Cybersecurity is in a state of constant change. The attack surfaces on which cybercriminals capitalize are as versatile as the overall development of information technology. Insight into both attackers and this attack surface is essential. Only by knowing what a threat looks like can we defend ours... Read more
Stolen passwords could be found via Google
Log-in data of victims of phishing attacks were available on various hacked WordPress websites. These websites, and therefore the stolen login data, were indexed by Google.
Check Point Research writes about the findings in a blog post. The attackers first managed to hack existing WordPress websi... Read more