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Achieving firewall high-availability in Azure with F5

This article focuses on load balancing firewalls, achieving high availability, and protecting inbound non-HTTPS traffic, as well as outbound traffic in Microsoft Azure Read more
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Lightboard Lessons: The TLS 1.3 Handshake

The handshake process between client and server has changed dramatically with the new TLS 1.3 protocol. The new process is much more efficient and allows encrypted application data to flow much faster than in previous versions... Read more
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Lightboard Lessons: What Are AEAD Ciphers?

The recent TLS 1.3 protocol mandates Authenticated Encryption with Associated Data (AEAD) Ciphers for bulk encryption. As web servers and browsers transition to using these ciphers, it's important to know what they are and how they work... Read more
Average Rating: 4.7
4 Reviews

New BIG-IP ASM v13 WordPress v4.9 Ready Template

F5 has created a specialized ASM template to simplify the configuration process of WordPress v4.9 with the new version of BIG-IP 13.x Click here to access the .zip file that contains the template:  WordPress v4.9 ASM Template for BIG-IP... Read more
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Configuring Smart Card Authentication to BIG-IP Management Interface

How do we smart card enable our BIG-IP management interface? DevCentral shows how it's done. I will also share some troubleshooting steps, logs and tools I used to overcome my issues while attempting this. So, with that, let's get started. Read more
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New BIG-IP ASM v13 Drupal v8 Ready Template

ASM Ready Template update for Drupal v8 include Goal/Deployment steps Read more
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Remote Code Execution with Spring OAuth Extension (CVE-2018-1260)

Recently, a new Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Spring OAuth extension was published by Pivotal. The OAuth Protocol OAuth is a protocol that supports authorization processes by enabling users to share their data and resources stored on... Read more
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Lightboard Lessons: Explaining TLS 1.3

The newest version of the TLS protocol was recently approved by the Internet Engineering Task Force -- TLS 1.3. There are several key changes in this protocol... Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
6 Reviews

AppSec Made Easy: Credential Protection

Learn how to use the F5 Advanced Web Application Firewall to protect your credentials. Identities are the keys to our applications and criminals can steal them right from the browser. DataSafe protects the credentials at the most vulnerable point. Read more
1 Review

AppSec Made Easy: L7 Behavioral DoS

Learn how to use the F5 Advanced Web Application Firewall to easily implement Behavioral DoS protections for your application using dynamic signatures to reduce false positives and automate protection. Read more
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AppSec Made Easy: Anti-Bot for Mobile APIs

Learn how to use the F5 Advanced Web Application Firewall to easily lock down your applications so that bots can’t attack your mobile APIs. This video will show you the quick way to add anti-bot and other protections directly into your mobile app. Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
4 Reviews

Lightboard Lessons: F5 DDoS Hybrid Defender

DDoS Hybrid Defender (DHD) is a purpose-built hybrid solution that provides comprehensive L3-7 DDoS mitigation, to prevent network, application, and volumetric attacks... Read more
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Lightboard Lessons: Introducing the F5 Advanced WAF

The F5 Advanced Web Application Firewall (WAF) provides a powerful set of security features that will keep your Web Applications safe from attack... Read more
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AppSec Made Easy: Proactive Bot Defense

Learn how to use the F5 Advanced Web Application Firewall to easily protect your applications against bots. Bots can be used as tools for a variety of attacks such as DoS, credential stuffing and brute force, or web scraping. Read more
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Drupal Core Remote Code Execution (CVE-2018-7602)

A new critical Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Drupal core was published. This new vulnerability is similar to CVE-2018-7600, also known as “Drupalgeddon 2”. It was found that the sanitation function that was added to address the... Read more
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Intelligent Proxy Steering - Office365

Introduction This solution started back in May 2015 when I was helping a customer bypass their forward proxy servers due to the significant increase in the number of client connections after moving to Office365. Luckily for them, they have a... Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
3 Reviews

Directory Traversal with Spring MVC on Windows (CVE-2018-1271)

Recently a directory traversal vulnerability in the Spring Framework was published (CVE-2018-1271). The Spring application will only be vulnerable when it is deployed on a Microsoft Windows based operating system and the application developer uses... Read more
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PEM: Subscriber-Aware Policy and Why Every Large Network Needs One

Previous post “PEM: Key Component of the  Next Generation University Network” provided a high-level overview of several Policy Enforcement Manager features which help K-12 Schools, Colleges and Universities transform their Networks into... Read more
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Remote Code Execution with Spring Data Commons (CVE-2018-1273)

In the recent days another critical vulnerability in Spring Framework was published (CVE-2018-1273). This time the vulnerable component is Spring Data Commons. Spring Data component goal is to provide a common API for accessing NoSQL and... Read more
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Lightboard Lessons: What is a Web Application Firewall (WAF)?

Traditional network firewalls (Layer 3-4) do a great job preventing outsiders from accessing internal networks. But, these firewalls offer little to no support in the protection of application layer traffic... Read more
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Unbreaking the Internet and Converting Protocols

When CloudFlare took over 1.1.1.1 for their DNS service; this got be thinking about a couple of issues:What do you do if you’ve been using 1.1.1.1 on your network, how do you unbreak the Internet?How can you enable use of DNS over TLS for clients... Read more
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Spring Framework Spring-Messaging Remote Code Execution (CVE-2018-1270 / CVE-2018-1275)

In the recent days a critical vulnerability in Spring framework was published. The vulnerable component is Spring-Messaging which is the Spring implementation of WebSockets, Spring-Messaging uses the STOMP messaging protocol as the subprotocol for... Read more
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ADFS Proxy on F5 BIG-IP Deployment

F5 BIG-IP version 13.1 can act as your ADFS Proxy, replacing the Web App Proxies (WAP), halving the number of servers required! Read more
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Lightboard Lessons: OWASP Top 10 - Insufficient Logging and Monitoring

The OWASP Top 10 is a list of the most common security risks on the Internet today.  The #10 risk in the latest edition is "Insufficient Logging and Monitoring".  Logging and monitoring are sometimes viewed as not the most interesting topics, but... Read more
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Methods to attach ASM policy to virtual server via REST API requests

Understand different ways to attach ASM security policies to a BIG-IP virtual server with DevCentral. Read more
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