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Fort Lauderdale CyberSecurity Forum
FORT LAUDERDALE CYBERSECURITY FORUM
November 20-20, 2019
FutureCon Events brings high-level Cyber Security Training discovering cutting-edge security approaches, managing risk in the ever-changing threat of the cybersecurity workforce. Join us as we talk with a panel of C-level executives who have effectively mitigated the risk of Cyber Attacks. Educating...

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Barracuda offers industry-leading solutions designed to solve mainstream IT problems efficiently and cost-effectively, while maintaining a level of customer support and satisfaction second to none. While we maintain a strong heritage in email and web security appliances, our award-winning portfolio includes more than a dozen purpose-built solutions that support every aspect of the network - providing organizations of all sizes with true end-to-end protection that can be deployed in hardware, virtual, cloud and hybrid deployment options.

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Barracuda researchers have seen a spike in the use of modular malware since the beginning of 2019. A recent analysis of email attacks targeting Barracuda customers identified more than 150,000 unique malicious files in the first five months of the year. Here’s a closer look at modular malware and ways to help detect and block attacks. Cybercriminals use email to deliver modular malicious software, also known as modular malware. An ever-increasing trend, modular malware provides an architec...
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Researchers at GreatHorn have identified what they are calling a widespread attack in which attackers spoofed both the Microsoft brand in the display name and the Barracuda Networks brand in the return path and received headers, with the goal of stealing credentials. The team identified an attack notable in that the return path spoofs a noreply.barracudanetworks.com return path. “The attackers crafted the received headers so that it appears to have gone through multiple “Barracuda&rd...
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It shouldn’t come as a shock that the SD-WAN market is hot right now. It brought in $700 million in 2018 and is projected to hit $17 billion in 2025, according to Global Market Insights. IHS Markit recently found that during the fourth quarter of 2018, the SD-WAN market grew 26% from the previous quarter to reach $359 million. This number includes appliance, control, and management software. This large market opportunity is pulling in vendors and providers from across disciplines, includin...
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Evolving malware continues to pose threats to business, and new research has revealed a rise in the use of document-based malware since the start of 2019. According to the newest Threat Spotlight from Barracuda Networks, researchers analyzed emails and identified more than 300,000 unique malicious documents, representing 48% of all malicious files detected in the last 12 months. The frequency of document-based malware rose dramatically in the first quarter of 2019, with 59% of all malicious file...
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Though backup is a known best-practice approach to IT risk management, many companies are overwhelmed by the number of sites that need to be backed up, according to a new survey released today by Barracuda Networks. The study, Closing Backup and Recovery Gaps, asked more than 1,000 IT professionals, business executives and backup administrators about their data protection strategies and found that despite a desire for business continuity, organizations still struggle to take all of the necessary...
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Hackers are deep in the spirit of exploiting the holidays for financial gain, which is why it’s unsurprising that yet another new type of spear phishing attack has emerged, in which attackers are posing as CEOs to trick office managers, executive assistants and receptionists into sending them gift cards, according to email security researchers at Barracuda Networks. Since early October, the researchers have reportedly seen an uptick in these types of attacks. Unlike other phishing campaign...
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Attackers are successfully stealing the credentials of employees and using them in account takeover (ATO) incidents more frequently, which makes business email compromise (BEC) one of the most prevalent types of cyber fraud, according to Barracuda Networks. The latest Threat Spotlight, looked at the motives behind ATOs and found that while hackers have myriad objectives, many will commonly use ATOs to launch phishing campaigns. “Some attackers try to use the hacked email account to launch ...
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Barracuda now supports all three major public cloud providers with its CloudGen Web Application Firewall technology and enables multicloud management capabilities. Barracuda Networks announced on July 19 that it is extending its CloudGen WAF (Web Application Firewall) to the Google Cloud Platform, helping GCP users defend against threats. The CloudGen WAF is now available across all three major public cloud providers—Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and now GCP. The WAF technology help...
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Whether its ransomware or phishing attempts, email threats are a top risk to organizations' security. According to new data from Dimensional Research and Barracuda Networks, email threats are rising and remain a top concern for businesses. More than 600 executives, individual contributors and IT security team managers from organizations large and small across all sectors and around the globe participated in the study. The 2018 Email Security Trends report found that email threats continue to...
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Barracuda is making its Web Application Firewall platform available in a cloud-delivered model that benefits from a new management interface and improved configuration. Barracuda Networks announced its cloud-delivered Web Application Firewall (WAF) service on May 16, providing organizations with a new approach to managing and deploying application security. The Barracuda WAF-as-a-Service offering builds on the company's existing WAF products, which include both physical and virtual appliance...
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EVENTS

Fort Lauderdale CyberSecurity Forum
FORT LAUDERDALE CYBERSECURITY FORUM
November 20-20, 2019
FutureCon Events brings high-level Cyber Security Training discovering cutting-edge security approaches, managing risk in the ever-changing threat of the cybersecurity workforce. Join us as we talk with a panel of C-level executives who have effectively mitigated the risk of Cyber Attacks. Educating...