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Fortinet Anticipates Threat Actors to Leverage AI, Machine Learning in 2019

Fortinet’s threat research arm predicts cyber adversaries will exploit artificial intelligence and machine learning to launch attacks on organizations’ networks and other information technology infrastructure in 2019 and beyond. Researchers from FortiGuard Labs expect cyber criminals to accelerate zero-day attacks through the use of the AI fuzzing technique, the company …

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Fortinet Supports Interpol Operation to Expose Global Online Fraud Ring

Fortinet‘s threat intelligence reports have helped Interpol to uncover a group of fraudsters that stole more than $60 million from businesses worldwide through online scams. Fortinet said Monday threat information cooperation between its security research unit FortiGuard Labs and Interpol led to the exposure of the cyber fraud ring behind thousands of 419, dating and Alibaba scams as well as financial …

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Report: Fortinet, Intel Move to Help Combat Online Crime

Fortinet has established a Network Security Academy in a push to help address a shortage of cybersecurity professionals, San Jose Mercury News reported Tuesday. Pete Carey writes the academy seeks to collaborate with several universities worldwide to train students to thwart sophisticated threats. “We’re going help those students be armed with the necessary skill …

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Report: Cyber Criminals Capitalize on Holiday Season

Fortinet unveils the darker side of the holiday season with its December 2010 Threat Landscape report, revealing that hackers are not only using regional-sounding domains to sound like legitimate sites, but they are also capitalizing on the holiday season by disguising malware as e-cards. The survey exposes a revolutionary step …

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