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Check Point sounds alarm bells ahead of Amazon Prime Day

By Staff Writer 9 October 2020

Check Point researchers have issued warning to Amazon’s 150M prime members, as they spot surges in malicious domains designed to imitate Amazon ahead of its annual online shopping event, Amazon Prime Day. FULL STORY >

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#InstaHack: how researchers were able to take over the Instagram App using a malicious image

By Staff Writer 25 September 2020

Earlier this year, Check Point researchers found a critical vulnerability in the Instagram app that would have given an attacker the ability to take over a victim’s Instagram account, and turn their... FULL STORY >

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Check Point Research finds vulnerabilities in certain Amazon Alexa subdomains

By Ryan Noik 14 August 2020

Researchers at Check Point have demonstrated how hackers could remove/install skills on a victim’s Alexa account, access voice histories, and personal information, offering a sobering reminder of the vulnerabilities... FULL STORY >

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New survey shows organizations’ security priorities as they emerge from Covid-19 lockdown

By Staff Writer 11 June 2020

Check Point survey shows 75% of IT and security professionals fear further increase in cyber-attacks and exploits as they start to re-open offices, while also maintaining mass remote working FULL STORY >

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Hackers tacking advantage of Coronavirus scare

By Staff Writer 19 February 2020

While the world attempts to take control over the spread of the Coronavirus and tries to contain, eliminate and prevent it from spreading, hackers around the globe have found the Coronavirus serving them well as an enabler for some malicious... FULL STORY >

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Check Point reveals cyber-security predictions for 2020

By Staff Writer 6 November 2019

If you fear for our digital future, you might want to look away now. FULL STORY >

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Fortnite players dodge a cybersecurity bullet

By Ryan Noik 17 January 2019

It was recently confirmed that Fortnite had a particularly onerous flaw – a security vulnerability that cybercriminals could have exploited to do extensive harm. FULL STORY >

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Check Point Researchers find and report vulnerabilities in market-leading drone platform

By Press Release 13 November 2018

Researchers at Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, and DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, shared details... FULL STORY >

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New Check Point research reveals how cybercriminals are infiltrating companies

By Press Release 17 August 2018

New research has r8/7evealed how fax machines are being used to take over networks and spread malware. FULL STORY >

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Opinion - What’s really driving Africa’s cyber-security workforce shortage?

By Opinion 9 July 2018

A lack of skilled resources is not the only factor behind the cyber-security workforce shortage, says Rick Rogers, Area Manager for Africa at Check Point Technologies FULL STORY >

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Check Point Researchers Discover Cyber-Criminals Exploiting World Cup Fever with Wallchart Phishing Campaign

By Press Release 29 June 2018

Check Point has unveiled details of a new phishing scheme that exploits victims by downloading an infected FIFA World Cup schedule and results checker onto PCs. FULL STORY >

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Check Point announces Infinity Total Protection solution

By Press Release 26 January 2018

Check Point has debuted its Infinity Total Protection, a new security model aimed at preventing ‘Gen V’ threats and attacks. FULL STORY >

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Check Point reveals cybersecurity urgency Part 2: Profile of a cybercriminal

By Ryan Noik 16 November 2017

Following on from Part 1, Check Point software detailed the array of cybercriminals out there, as well as what individuals and businesses can, and should be doing, to protect themselves. FULL STORY >

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Check Point reveals cybersecurity urgency Part 1 The threat landscape unpacked

By Ryan Noik 15 November 2017

Cybersecurity is one of those topics that cannot be discussed enough. The reason for this is simple - the cybercrime arena is always active and the jeopardy it poses is all too real. Security company Check Point... FULL STORY >

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Check Point launches mobile threat prevention to secure the mobile enterprise

By Staff Writer 21 August 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. recently announced Check Point Mobile Threat Prevention, a new mobile security solution that allows enterprises to battle today’s mobile threat environment. FULL STORY >

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