Forcepoint’s SD-WAN Security and Connectivity Verified by NSS Labs

SD-WAN has gotten a lot of attention recently. But one aspect that has been noticeably absent is solid multi-vendor testing. Now that NSS Labs—the industry’s premier independent testing organization for cybersecurity solutions—has released the results of its 2018 SD-WAN Group Test, that’s changing. This inaugural report provides insights into many of the top approaches to SD-WAN and can help organizations figure out which vendors they should focus on in a crowded and noisy market. [Read more…]

Vulnerability, Breach, and Patch: Break the Vicious Cycle

Once again, we’ve seen more large data breaches in recent days – Under Armour’s MyFitnessPal app and website lost data of its 150 million account holders, and Hudson’s Bay Company lost five million credit and debit card numbers from customers of Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor. These hacks highlight continued focus of cybercriminals to target organizations who hold large quantities of data that can be exploited over a period of time for monetary gains, causing significant concerns to consumers and challenging businesses who have ethical and legal requirement to protect customers data to rethink their current cybersecurity approach.

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Dynamic Data Protection: a Customer’s Perspective

As the CIO of Forcepoint, I get exposed daily to vendors trying to sell me a multitude of technologies. Some come from across the country while others sit just a few offices away in the same building. While I have of course implemented many Forcepoint solutions, there is nothing compelling me to do so. I have the freedom to choose the technologies that work best for my environment and protect the company.

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