What you should know about web application firewall testing

TechBeacon

If you already have end-to-end tests, UI tests, or other tests that behave like real end users, consider adding a web application firewall (WAF) to those tests starting early in your development lifecycle. Security, Application Security, Special Coverage: SecureGuild Security Testing Conference 2019, Application Security Testing (AST), Application Testing, Web Application Firewall (WAF

DevOps Chat: Repos and Nexus Firewall Access, with Sonatype

DevOps.com

The post DevOps Chat: Repos and Nexus Firewall Access, with Sonatype appeared first on DevOps.com. There are really only two repositories of any scale for software components today: the Nexus/Maven/Java repo managed by Sonatype and the Artifactory artifact repo managed by JFrog.

How Aviatrix’s intelligent orchestration and control eliminates unwanted tradeoffs encountered when deploying Palo Alto Networks VM-Series Firewalls with AWS Transit Gateway

Aviatrix

Deploying any next generation firewall in a public cloud environment is challenging, not because of the firewall itself but because of the public cloud networking services that practitioners must use. Aviatrix Firewall Network Service. Unleash the power of your firewall.

Azure Storage Account Networking: When to Use Firewalls and Service Endpoints

Linux Academy

Recently, when building content for one of my upcoming courses, Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies – Exam AZ-300 , I found the Microsoft documentation wasn’t immediately clear on the exclusivity of Storage Account Firewalls, and Service Endpoints. Storage Account Firewalls.

Firewall Feud Lunch & Learn

CTOvision

FireMon is surveying security pros across the country about their biggest challenges with firewall policy management. Join FireMon in a city near you as their experts reveal the top answers and share firewall management best practices for tackling them head on! Why Running Multiple WordPress Firewalls is a Bad Idea (wpwhitesecurity.com). Technology › Apple hack exposes flaws in building apps behind 'Great Firewall' (japantoday.com).

Firewall Management Maturity Stage 3: Advanced Firewall Management

SecureWorks

From enabling external intelligence to following a co-managed strategy, firewall management continues evolving to protect organizations from cyber threats. Category: Information Security Leadership Insights From enabling external intelligence to following a co-managed strategy, firewall management continues evolving to protect organizations from cyber threats.

WEBINAR: The Impact of Firewall Sprawl

CTOvision

Register >> Network firewalls have long been established as the ubiquitous first line of defense for every organization’s network security strategy. Sprawling deployments of firewalls and other security devices that increase complexity, cost and risk. Join representatives from research firm, the Aberdeen Group , as they share their insights on the rise of firewall sprawl and learn how the FireMon platform answers the call for more strategic firewall management.

Kicking the Tires: Verisign DNS Firewall

CTOvision

Cognitio has been evaluating the new Verisign DNS Firewall along with its Recursive DNS service for the last several weeks. Our bottom line conclusion: Integration of the Verisign DNS Firewall into an existing environment couldn’t be more seamless, configuration and management are a breeze, and it delivers immediate benefit to the security posture of any environment. For more information on the DNS Firewall and other Verisign Security Services check out their website: [link].

"Backup" of Linux (Sophos XG Firewall) IaaS machine

Spiceworks

Hi Guys, I have a client running an Sophos XG firewall in Azure, one OS disk and one data disk. Any thoughts on how to get a copy of the firewall in the ASR destination resource group? I now need to set up ASR for this network, but ASR is not supported by Sophos. They don`t support normal Azure backup of the VM either. The VM is using unmanaged disks. Thanks

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Steal This List of New Year’s Resolutions for a Healthy Firewall & Secure Network

Firemon

The same applies to your firewalls. FireMon can help optimize your firewalls and other network equipment by identifying and removing hidden, redundant and shadowed rules, as well as removing unused access and overly permissive rules. With your firewalls in tip-top shape, you’ll see increased performance, enhanced security and better overall management across your entire environment. Happy 2019! The holidays are pretty much over and it’s back to the daily grind.

Exchange Hybrid Agent - Preview - Hybrid without the firewall ports!

Spiceworks

Call Out - The Hybrid agent, which is built on the same technology as the Azure Application Proxy, removes some requirements for external DNS entries, certificate updates, inbound network connections through your firewall, and more, so you can use Exchange hybrid features. Exchange hybrid agent is now in preview and I am super excited about this functionality. Should streamline all those difficult security and network meetings for sure Microsoft Hybrid Agent – Preview - [link].

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Palo Alto Networks: A Next Generation Firewall

CTOvision

The Palo Alto Networks security platform natively brings together all key network security functions, including advanced threat protection, firewall, IDS/IPS and URL filtering. Palo Alto Networks protects thousands of enterprise and governments from cyber threats. They rely on a deep expertise and commitment to innovation to continually enhance their game-changing security platform.

The Dangers of Client Probing on Palo Alto Firewalls

Coalfire

While performing a routine internal penetration test, I began the assessment by running Responder in analyze mode just to get an idea of what was being sent over broadcast. Much to my surprise, I found that shortly after running it, a hash was captured by Responder’s SMB listener

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Office 365 ADFS WAP & Hybrid Exchange - Firewall Policy?

Spiceworks

I have a few questions regarding the firewall policies required for ADFS and a Hybrid Exchange configuration with Office 365. I've went through the documentation, but it's all over the place, and i seem to find different information.

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Debunking Myths Around RASP

DevOps.com

Application Performance Management/Monitoring Blogs DevOps Practice Enterprise DevOps application security deserialization RASP Runtime application self-protection secure code WAF Web Application Firewall

7 Data Security Measures All Businesses Should Take

Storagecraft

Data security has come a long way since its early days of simple scans and firewalls. Uncategorized antivirus backup data security Education firewall laptops passwords updates

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How to Setup PFsense Firewall OpenVPN to AWS

Spiceworks

Can anyone have a KB (Knowledge Base) on how to setup OpenVPN in PFsense connecting to AWS. amazon web services aws

How Next-Generation Firewall Platforms Help Protect Your Perimeter at Each Stage of the Cyber Kill Chain*

Coalfire

Whether you need to upgrade your firewalls on-premise or in the cloud, next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) can significantly reduce the risks associated with the modern threat landscape. firewalls have also evolved to protect against some of the most sophisticated attacks. Since attacks have evolved using techniques such as encryption, polymorphism, etc.,

If Identity is the new Cloud perimeter, then Access & Authorization is the Firewall

Orkus

As Enterprise applications, data, and infrastructure move to the cloud, identity is the new perimeter. Employees, contractors, partners, and hackers are continuously trying to access Enterprise cloud assets from everywhere. Controlling access is key to security and compliance. Access and authorization is the critical security layer that protects your sensitive and valuable cloud assets and prevents unauthorized access.

Network Segmentation Issues and Opportunities

Edgewise

Microsegmentation network security zero trust segmentation FirewallsData centers today are sprawling, highly complex, interconnected behemoths.

How to secure ‘Internet exposed’ Apache Hadoop

Cloudera Engineering

Hadoop How-to Platform Security & Cybersecurity firewall kerberos perimeter security tlsYou may have heard of the recent (and ongoing) hacks targeting open source database solutions like MongoDB and Apache Hadoop.

Outbound Traffic Filtering | Roadmap to Securing Your Infrastructure

Linux Academy

This is filtering provided at the network edge by a firewall with rules (ACLs) restricting what internal users are allowed to access. Some firewalls have the ability to filter by an application (layer 7 firewalls), but we’re going to concentrate on standard packet-filtering firewalls and their capabilities. Review Your Firewall Logs to Find Infections. Now that outbound filtering is enabled, we can review firewall logs for blocked outbound traffic.

Palo Alto Networks: Proactively Averting Cyber Attacks

CTOvision

Their trifecta of Next Generation Firewall, Threat Intelligence and Advanced Endpoint Protection, can be the key to proactive mitigation of the cyber threat. By Charles Hall. Cyber threats are becoming more advanced, persistent, and focused.

Cisco ASA, Azure, and lots of servers - IP Addressing and Public-facing routes

Spiceworks

I've designed a fairly new Cisco ASA Firewall in Azure and have several servers behind the firewall. How to assign a public IP Address to a device BEHIND the firewall? How to assign a public IP Address to several devices behind the firewall? The issue is that I have a group of servers behind the firewall and they all have diffrerent IP Addresses. firewall switch vlan router wireless Pix ASA cisco

The Sweettt Podcast - Episode 8 - Inside and Outside the Firewall - Part 1 of August 22nd Discussion

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

next podcasting episode where we explore the world of Enterprise social software behind the corporate firewall. After a short break due to holidays, various business trips and the usual catch up, The Sweettt Show is back! Here is a post detailing our (Matt Simpon, my co-host and yours truly!) Benefits, caveats, experiences, stories, etc.

Intranet 2.0 - Attempting to Bring Web 2.0 Behind the Firewall

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

Intranet 2.0 - Attempting to Bring Web 2.0 Behind the Firewall

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

Intranet 2.0 - Attempting to Bring Web 2.0 Behind the Firewall

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

Symantec and Fortinet: Two Leaders Come Together to Do What Leaders Do - Lead

Symantec

Teaming up on endpoint-firewall collaboration to help customers better battle growing security threats

Want to Continue Wasting Your Money? - Keep on Blocking Social Software behind the Firewall!

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

Want to Continue Wasting Your Money? - Keep on Blocking Social Software behind the Firewall!

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

Want to Continue Wasting Your Money? - Keep on Blocking Social Software behind the Firewall!

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

How OPM Could Have Avoided the Data Breach

CTOvision

Knowing the interaction of firewall rules, and uncovering vulnerabilities introduced by misconfiguration, is vital. Uncovering unused, hidden, and redundant rules, which can have unforeseen impact on overall security, would help to simplify the overall firewall environment. Cleaning up and optimizing firewall configurations can remove obscurity and improve security, manageability, and performance.

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Static NAT on Cisco ASA to AWS EC2 Issues

Spiceworks

firewall switch vlan router wireless Pix ASA ciscoBackground: I have configured one of our public IP's assigned to the outside interface on our Cisco ASA to NAT to a private IP of a server in our network. We have a hybrid setup of some servers being hosted locally and some servers being hosted in AWS. We have a VPC setup in AWS with a site to site VPN. This allows our on prem servers and AWS servers to communicate.

FireMon, Breaking into Australian and New Zealand Markets

CTOvision

We don’t make the firewall, we don’t make the F5 load balancer, we don’t make the Cisco router, but we make them better,” DeBell said. The most significant play for FireMon, according to DeBell, was the move toward next-generation firewall. Mick Stephens, FireMon’s A/NZ regional manager, said that their next-generation firewall process was like getting rid of redundant rulesets and overshadowed rule sets. Katie Kennedy.

Megaport Becomes Expert Azure Networking Managed Services Provider

Megaport

Developing and expanding their networking capabilities, the company has produced a number of new services over the years with some more recent feature enhancements including but not limited to: Virtual WAN, ExpressRoute Direct, Azure Firewall. Launching ExpressRoute in 2014, Microsoft has evolved the service far beyond an alternative network access point to Azure over the public internet.

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Embrace DBaaS to Speed Up Mobile App Development

CTOvision

Big Data CTO Application Deployment Application Development Application Lifecycle Cloud Computing Cloud Database Cloud platform Cloud services Couchbase Couchbase DBaaS Database-as-a-Service DBaaS DBaaS inside the firewall DBaaS Platform DBaaS provider DBaaS service provider DBaaS services DBaaS Software devops Mobile Apps MongoDB MongoDB-as-a-Service On-premise DBaaS Private DBaaS By Chip Childers.