Yahoo picks Fortinet firewalls for Japan

JapanEnterprise Innovation — Yahoo Japan has selected the FortiGate-3700D data center firewall to increase the security and performance of its subsidiary GYAO’s video delivery network infrastructure. The FortiGate-3700D beat appliances from competing security vendors on five key factors, including performance and stability to handle traffic spikes.

IoT, new techniques emerging in 2016 threat landscape, warns Fortinet

MalaysiaMIS Asia — Cybersecurity solutions specialist Fortinet has warned that Malaysian organisations will need to be alert to new evasion techniques and as well as continuing vulnerabilities emerging from the Internet of Things (IoT) as these will characterise the threat landscape during 2016. Speaking in Malaysia, Fortinet’s global security strategist Derek Manky together with Fortinet’s Malaysia country manager Michelle Ong recently unveiled new research from the company’s FortiGuard Labs division.