Palo Alto Networks News of the Week – April 2

Anna Lough


Check out all of the top Palo Alto Networks news from the past week right here.

Robert Falcone shared his story of an unsolicited phone call from a Tech Support scammer. Find out how he turned the tables on this scam operation.

Brad Duncan explained how the ElTest campaign’s path to Angler EK evolved over time.

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Ignite Conference 2016 starts tomorrow! Check out our special guests, personalize your learning with the Agenda Builder, and find out the top five things you need to know before heading to our biggest security conference of the year. 

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Federal CSO John Davis shared imperative number 3 in his series: Four Imperatives for Cybersecurity Success in the Digital Age, and his experience from the Atlantic Council Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge.

A new version of the Palo Alto Networks threat intelligence portal AutoFocus is out! Take a look at the new features that helps to make threat research a breeze.

We started a new series on how you can maximize your Panorama deployment.

Customer Spotlight: Schauinsland-Reisen travel service takes cybersecurity to a whole new place with Palo Alto Networks.

NextWave Partners: Ron Myers, Senior Vice President, Global Channels, provided his top 5 highlights from the Q3 FY16 NextWave Huddle, and last week’s Channel Scoop is here for your reading.

Here are upcoming events around the world that you should know about:

IGNITE Conference 2016

  • April 3, 2016 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PST
  • Las Vegas, NV

Palo Alto Networks – Virtual Ultimate Test Drive NGFW Apr 4, 2016

  • April 4, 2016 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM GMT+8:00
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive – Next Generation Firewall (DE) Apr 4 2016

  • April 4, 2016 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM CET
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive NGFW April 4, 2016

  • April 4, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST
  • Online Event

Entrenamiento: Ultimate Test Drive de Palo Alto Networks, NGFW COL

  • April 5, 2016 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM EST
  • Bogotá

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive TP April 5, 2016

  • April 5, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PST
  • Online Event

Palo Alto Networks – Virtual Ultimate Test Drive TP Apr 6, 2016

  • April 6, 2016 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT+8:00
  • Online Event

Palo Alto Networks l’Ultimate Test Drive Algérie

  • April 6, 2016 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM MEZ
  • Algiers

Palo Alto Networks: Live Demo

  • April 6, 2016 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PST
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive NGFW April 6, 2016 – SPANISH

  • April 6, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM CST
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive VDC April 6, 2016

  • April 6, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive: Virtual Data Center – April 6, 2016

  • April 6, 2016 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM CET
  • Online Event

Palo Alto Networks Wildfire Web Semineri

  • April 7, 2016 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EET
  • Online Event

Ultimate Test Drive – Migration Process

  • April 7, 2016 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM CET
  • Issy Les Moulineaux

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive NGFW April 7, 2016

  • April 7, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PST
  • Online Event

Palo Alto Networks & Gemalto Safenet OTP Entegrasyonu

  • April 8, 2016 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EET
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive TP April 8, 2016

  • April 8, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST
  • Online Event

Palo Alto Networks Virtual Ultimate Test Drive NGFW- Apr 11, 2016

  • April 11, 2016 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM GMT+8:00
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive NGFW April 11, 2016

  • April 11, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive: Next Generation Firewall – Apr 11, 2016

  • April 11, 2016 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM CET
  • Online Event

Convite: Almoço da Palo Alto Networks e Splunk (Abril 12)

  • April 12, 2016 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM GMT-3:00
  • Rio De Janeiro

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive TP April 12, 2016

  • April 12, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PST
  • Online Event

“Architecture Matters” de Palo Alto Networks, con Infosecurity

  • April 13, 2016 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM CST
  • Guadalajara, Jalisco

Advanced Endpoint Protection, A Traps Tutorial

  • April 13, 2016 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
  • Online Event

Convite: Almoço da Palo Alto Networks e Splunk (Abril 13)

  • April 13, 2016 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM GMT-3:00
  • Brasília – DF

Palo Alto Networks – Virtual Ultimate Test Drive VDC Apr 13, 2016

  • April 13, 2016 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT+8:00
  • Online Event

Palo Alto Networks: Live Demo

  • April 13, 2016 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PST
  • Online Event

Virtual Data Center Ultimate Test Drive

  • April 13, 2016 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM EST
  • New York, NY

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive VDC April 13, 2016

  • April 13, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive: Threat Prevention – Apr 13, 2016

  • April 13, 2016 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM CET
  • Online Event

Convite: Almoço da Palo Alto Networks e Splunk (Abril 14)

  • April 14, 2016 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM GMT-3:00
  • São Paulo

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive NGFW April 14, 2016

  • April 14, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PST
  • Online Event

Announcing Traps V3.3

  • April 15, 2016 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EET
  • Online Event

Virtual Ultimate Test Drive TP April 15, 2016

  • April 15, 2016 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST
  • Online Event

 

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