Palo Alto’s NGFW gets a “caution” rating from NSS labs

Next Generation security firewalls offered by many different vendors were recently tested by an Austin, Texas-based security product testing firm, NSS Labs. These results gained a lot of attention and proved to be controversial, specifically regarding the results of one vendor, that is, Palo Alto Network Inc.’s appliance, which got a “recommended” score last year, and this year got a …

Security failings in broadband routers exposed

Many of you may have heard us waxing lyrical about the potential danger of running your business network behind an “off the shelf” ADSL broadband router. These routers are usually the same routers designed for home use and we have had first-hand experience of the vulnerabilities that these routers exposed your business to. This is primarily because many of the …