Check Point Software stories
Christmas a special time for cyber criminals - Check Point
Check Point Software has released a statement to raise awareness among online gift shoppers to be cautious at all times and take the necessary precautions.
Check Point reveals malware impacting 7% of all organisations
This month saw keylogger AgentTesla take first place as the most widespread malware, impacting 7% of organisations worldwide.
Avanan finds hackers exploiting Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Voice
Researchers at Avanan, a Check Point Software Company, have shared some of the latest tactics hackers are deploying to take advantage of vulnerable consumers.
What’s the story around cyber attackers and IoT devices?
IDC forecasts that the ANZ spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) will reach $24 billion in 2026, a compounded annual growth rate of 10% for 2021-26.
Scammers most likely to impersonate DHL – phishing report
“Phishing is the most common type of social engineering, which is a general term describing attempts to manipulate or trick users."
Check Point launches new MSSP program to accelerate growth
Benefits include a fully integrated security portfolio, automated processes and access to hundreds of Check Point experts and researchers
SMBs embrace new tech but fail to invest in security - study
The survey revealed that, while SMBs understand the need to invest in technology in the world of hybrid working, many fail to prioritise security.
August's top malware: Emotet knocked off top spot
FormBook is now the most prevalent malware, taking over from Emotet, which has held that position since its reappearance in January.
Check Point Software Technologies launches new Horizon innovation
There is now a need for all organisations to have a security operations centre with 24/7 monitoring, response, and threat-hunting capabilities.
Global retailer overhauls cybersecurity posture with Check Point
“Clarks has chosen our solutions, gaining not just simplified management and better threat prevention and visibility, but improved cost efficiencies."
Check Point Research finds vulnerabilities in Xiaomi's mobile payment mechanism
Check Point Software's research teams have uncovered vulnerabilities in Xiaomi's mobile payment mechanism.
Education sector seeing highest volumes of cyber attacks
When breaking down the numbers to education attacks by region in July 2022, ANZ was the most heavily attacked.
Ransomware now impacts 1 out of 40 organisations a week
Retailers and the wholesale sector saw the largest spike in ransomware attacks, with an alarming increase of 182%.
LinkedIn, Microsoft top brands to be faked in phishing attempts
Social media platform LinkedIn has continued its reign as the most imitated brand by cybercriminals, according to Check Point Research.
Check Point reveals top malicious threats in June 2022
"The threat landscape is evolving rapidly, and mobile malware is a significant danger for both personal and enterprise security.”
Check Point and CCTV expert join forces to boost protection
The partnership will involve Check Point Quantum IoT Protect Nano Agent being embedded in Provision-ISR’s CCTV cameras for on-device runtime protection.
Check Point discovers security flaw in major NFT marketplace
Check Point Research has identified a security flaw in Rarible, an NFT marketplace with over two million active users.
LinkedIn most imitated in global phishing attacks - report
Cybersecurity company Check Point Software says phishing attacks targeted towards LinkedIn jumped by 44% in 2022 Q1
Check Point Software supports Rakia mission to space
Check Point Software is supporting the Rakia Israeli space mission by hosting communication to the specialised control centre.
Russian, Ukraine-themed war lure of choice for cyber espionage
Russian and Ukraine-themed war documents have become the lure of choice for cyber espionage, according to a new analysis from Check Point Research.
Check Point recognised for leading threat detection solution
"The latest ATT&CK Evaluations results highlight Check Point Harmony Endpoint’s leadership for the second consecutive year."
Aus experts face record cyber threats, overwhelming workload
Organisations are seeking new ways to protect their expanding attack surface and maintain stability, according to Trend Micro.
Fake donation pages promising help to Ukraine appear on Darknet
Fraudulent donation pages promising aid to the Ukraine are appearing on the Darknet, according to Check Point Software.
Cyberattacks on governments beyond Ukraine surge by 21% - Check Point
Check Point Research provides updates on cyberattack trends observed during the Russia-Ukraine conflict.