A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

SAN CARLOS, CA  —  Mon, 11 Mar 2019 Check Point Research, the Threat Intelligence arm of Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, has published its latest Global Threat Index for February 2019. The index reveals that, despite shutting down on March 8th 2019, Coinhive has once again led…

CPX360 VIENNA, AUSTRIA  —  Mon, 18 Feb 2019 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, has today announced its new global partner program, Check PointS. The program is unique in rewarding solution providers for activities that strengthen their relationships with customers, and will create unrivalled sales opportunities, giving…

New report shows 20% of companies globally continue to be hit by cryptomining attacks every week; 33% of companies were hit by mobile malware, and just 4% by ransomware in past 12 months   CPX360 BANGKOK, THAILAND  —  Mon, 21 Jan 2019 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions…

SAN CARLOS, CA  —  Mon, 08 Oct 2018 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, today announced it has been recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls. It is the 16th time in the company’s history that Check Point has been listed…

SAN CARLOS, CA  —  Mon, 18 Jun 2018 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions globally, has identified a phishing campaign linked to the start of the FIFA World Cup where cyber-criminals attempt to lure would-be victims into downloading a schedule of fixtures and a result tracker. When opened, the attachment…

SAN CARLOS, CA  —  Thu, 26 Oct 2017 Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) a leading provider of cyber-security solutions globally, today announced that its security researchers have discovered HomeHack – a vulnerability that exposed millions of users of LG SmartThinQ® smart home devices to the risk of unauthorized remote control of their SmartThinkQ home appliances. The vulnerabilities…

San Carlos, CA  —  Tue, 22 Aug 2017 Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), today announced the launch of ZoneAlarm Anti-Ransomware, a new solution that identifies, quarantines, and removes even the most sophisticated and evasive ransomware infections from users’ PCs. ZoneAlarm Anti-Ransomware adds an essential layer of protection to home PCsand works alongside anti-virus…

SAN CARLOS, CA  —  Thu, 17 Aug 2017 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), today launched a new online platform, Check Point Research, providing cyber threat intelligence insights to the greater community. Check Point Research is a platform to inform the threat intelligence community on original Check Point research, top trends in the cyber security space,…

San Carlos, CA  —  Fri, 11 Aug 2017 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), the largest network cyber security vendor globally, today announced that its board of directors has authorized an extension to the company’s on-going share repurchase program. Under the updated plan, effective immediately, Check Point is authorized to continue to repurchase up…

SAN CARLOS, CA  —  Fri, 19 May 2017 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) today announced Check Point SandBlast Mobile received Miercom’s Certified Secure Award in the first independent, mobile threat defense test recently conducted by the independent testing firm. This is Miercom’s highest award for achievement in competitive, hands-on testing. The results highlight…