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Organizations are continuing to expand and are looking for ways to secure their multiple network locations

"There are various challenges to overcome and consider to protect the entire attack surface from internal as well as external threats with advanced security. The digital attack surface is expanding at a rapid rate, making it increasingly difficult to defend against advanced threats. The search for and selection of the right solution that provides comprehensive security is imperative for these organizations aiming for a strong security posture. To achieve this, organizations require a strategy that brings security to the forefront of the network buildout and seamlessly integrates it with the networking stack. The goal is to enable network security practitioners to manage all security risks that are associated with applications and infrastructure in today's hybrid data centers..."

Federal agencies are faced with a number of unique challenges when it comes to securing their sprawling IT networks-particularly because they protect some of the most sensitive data and face severe consequences around national security

"Given the nature of this information, nation-state actors and cybercriminals are constantly seeking new avenues to infiltrate systems and gain access to this data.

To learn more about the cybersecurity challenges facing Federal agencies, we asked Fortinet Federal's Bob Fortna and Jim Richberg as well as Aamir Lakhani from Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs threat intelligence team to share their perspective on how these organizations can effectively protect their critical data and infrastructure against advanced cyber threats..."

Enhances Fortinet's Existing SASE Offering to Deliver the Most Complete SASE Platform on the Market

Fortinet announced it has acquired OPAQ Networks, a Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) cloud provider based in Herndon, Virginia. OPAQ's Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) cloud solution protects organizations' distributed networks - from data centers, to branch offices, to remote users, and Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

Fortinet's Security Fabric combined with OPAQ's patented ZTNA solution enhances Fortinet's existing SASE offering to form the best-in-class SASE cloud security platform with the industry's only true Zero Trust access and security by providing industry-leading next-generation firewall and SD-WAN capabilities, web security, sandboxing, advanced endpoint, identity/multi factor authentication, multi-cloud workload protection, cloud application security broker (CASB), browser isolation, and web application firewalling capabilities...

FortiCloud Delivers the Industry's Most Comprehensive Cloud-Delivered Security-as-a-Service Portfolio

Fortine announced it is helping Continent 8 Technologies, Illinois State Treasurer and SuperCare Inc. secure and centralize management of their cloud environments through its Security-as-a-Service delivery platform, FortiCloud.

Through FortiCloud, Fortinet delivers many of its Security Fabric's products and solutions as Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) offerings. This has made it easy for customers ranging from small businesses to enterprises and managed security service providers (MSSPs) to secure their users, applications and critical data in the cloud...

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