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Firewall
Fortinet named leader for network firewalls and WAN Edge Infrastructure
It is the twelfth time the company has been recognised in this Magic Quadrant.
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Ransomware
Fortinet unifies zero trust, endpoint, and network security for a work-from-anywhere workforce
Fortinet has announced a new security solution to enable organisations to secure and connect work-from-anywhere. 
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Artificial Intelligence
Fortinet: Artificial intelligence essential to combat fast-moving threats
Cornelius Mare, Fortinet Australia CISO, explains how AI helps manage risk, reduce costs and improve operational efficiency. AI is most effective when deployed across the entire attack surface.
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Amazon Web Services / AWS
Fortinet and Tracer Cloud innovate in scalability using AWS security architecture
Fortinet and partner Tracer Cloud have been working with GROW to innovate further using AWS security architecture.
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Cloud
Ransomware grows 1,070%, organisations struggle to secure operations
Two-thirds of organisations have been the target of at least one ransomware attack, and the majority are more concerned of a ransomware attack than any other cyber threat.
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Cloud
Ransomware biggest cyberthreat amongst organisations - report
Two-thirds of organisations have been the target of at least one ransomware attack.
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Cloud migration
Fortinet: Migrating to a security-driven network
Jon McGettigan, Fortinet ANZ Regional Director, explains how you can secure your network services on an incremental basis.
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Federal Government
Fortinet edges closer to opening Canberra's Federal Govt innovation centre
"The FGIIC supports local industry and provides rapid access to enterprise cybersecurity technologies so organisations can design, develop, and deliver innovative solutions for government and supporting industries.”
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Cybersecurity
Fortinet and Linksys joint venture launches enterprise security solution
Enterprise IT teams are struggling to enable their workforce to work effectively from anywhere while protecting their organisation from security threats.
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Cybersecurity
Fortinet to train one million people globally - helping close the cybersecurity skills gap
Fortinet has pledged to train one million people to help close the cybersecurity skills gap following the recent White House summit.
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Fortinet
Fortinet: Advanced techniques to counter sophisticated threats
Cornelius Mare, CISO at Fortinet Australia, shows how you can turn the tables on adversaries and beat them at their own game with a comprehensive security fabric, AI and machine-driven learning and a healthy dose of deception.
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FortiGuard
Ransomware has increased tenfold in one year, FortiGuard Labs finds
“We are seeing an increase in effective and destructive cyber attacks affecting thousands of organisations in a single incident creating an important inflection point for the war on cyber crime."
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Ransomware
Tenfold increase in ransomware - reports
Public and private sector actions are gaining momentum in disrupting cybercrime supply chains.
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Fortinet
Fortinet: Visibility, control and resiliency across clouds and workloads
Jon McGettigan, Fortinet A/NZ Regional Director, talks about the advantages of a consistent security policy across all clouds and workloads and why it’s essential for automated responses and advanced analytics.
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Cybersecurity
Fortinet: Protect your DevOps, OT and 5G initiatives with integrated security
Cornelius Mare, CISO at Fortinet Australia, explains why you should secure your DevOps, OT and 5G digital transformation initiatives before you roll them out across your distributed enterprise network.
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Cloud
Fortinet launches new technical assistance centre in Sydney's CBD
The TAC is designed to provide local support and clear escalation paths for local customers, as well as forming part of Fortinet’s follow-the-sun support globally and addressing the cyber skills shortage.
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Firewall
Fortinet unleashes latest next-gen firewall for hybrid data centres
Fortinet’s CMO and EVP of products, John Maddison, says the product combines high performance, integrated networking, and security for hybrid data centres.
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Cybersecurity
Fortinet expands security services to protect digital infrastructure
“As the digital attack surface expands with billions of edges that need to be protected, organisations are struggling to support an array of point security solutions and disparate services."
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Endpoint detection and response / EDR
Fortinet: Extended Detection and Response (XDR) critical for security automation
Jon McGettigan, Fortinet A/NZ Regional Director, explains why more and more enterprises are adopting XDR (extended detection and response) capabilities to reduce MTTD (mean time to detection) and apply AI techniques to fast-track MTTR (mean time to response).
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Cloud
Fortinet wins Google Cloud Global Technology Partner of the Year award for Security
Fortinet has announced it received the 2020 Google Cloud Global Technology Partner of the Year award for Security.
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Fortinet
Foodstuffs partners with Fortinet in a major network infrastructure refresh
Foodstuffs have partnered with Fortinet to replace its legacy network infrastructure and centralise its network configuration in a major refresh.
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Security Operations Centre / SOC
Fortinet: Enhance and extend your SOC with visibility, control and automation
Cornelius Mare, Chief Information Security Officer at Fortinet A/NZ, offers insights on how to extend your security policies across all edges and clouds.
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Partner Programme
Wavelink launches revamped partner programme for A/NZ partners
A recent company overhaul that split off the distribution and connected health areas of Wavelink’s business into two separate business units. 
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Network Security
Fortinet, NEC and CETIN join forces on large-scale network security project
"Security is a key element in designing, building and operating our critical infrastructure."