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Security is central to everything we do—from stopping DDoS attacks before they hit your servers to protecting your applications. Whether you want to go deeper into SSL profiles, understand security-specific iRules, or brush up on current security topics, here’s where you’ll find the latest, most relevant information.

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Peter Silva
Updated 3 days ago by Peter Silva

In this Lightboard Post of the Week, I light up the answer to a question about BIG-IP APM Policy Sync. Posted Question on DevCentral: https://devcentral.f5.com/questions/apm-policy-sync-56330 Thanks to DevCentral user Murali (@MuraliGopalaRao) for...

Jason Rahm
Updated 5 days ago by Jason Rahm

Now that the majority of web traffic is encrypted with Forward Secret ciphers, how do you monitor your incoming web traffic for threats? Join guest host David Holmes again this week for another Lightboard Lesson on the ultimate SSL visibility...

Peter Silva
Updated 6 days ago by Peter Silva
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Today let’s look at how F5 BIGIP APM can consolidate, secure and federate all the core VDI gateways technology. For instance, if an organization decides move from one VDI technology to another or if you’re consolidating VDI technologies, BIG-IP...

Jason Rahm
Updated 1 week ago by Jason Rahm
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Join DevCentral guest host David Holmes as he details the ultimate passive inspection architecture in this latest episode of Lightboard Lessons!

Chase Abbott
Updated 2 weeks ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Create and sign your own ECC Certificates for use in any DevOps infrastructure.

Chase Abbott
Updated 2 weeks ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Build certificate revocation functionality within your developer or lab environment for true client testing.

Chase Abbott
Updated 2 weeks ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Create your own ECC Intermediary CA for use in any DevOps infrastructure.

Chase Abbott
Updated 2 weeks ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Create your own ECC Root CA for use in any DevOps infrastructure.

Chase Abbott
Updated 2 weeks ago by Chase Abbott

Build an OpenSSL ECC-based certificate authority for your lab. Using Suite B PKI as our guidelines we'll create a two-tier PKI infrastructure perfect for any isolated environment.

John Wagnon
Updated 2 weeks ago by John Wagnon

In this "Post of the Week" video, we show how to block a specific URI using a custom ASM signature and an iRule.

Peter Silva
Updated 6 days ago by Peter Silva
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Today let’s look at how F5 BIGIP APM can consolidate, secure and federate all the core VDI gateways technology. For instance, if an organization decides move from one VDI technology to another or if you’re consolidating VDI technologies, BIG-IP...

Jason Rahm
Updated 1 week ago by Jason Rahm
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Join DevCentral guest host David Holmes as he details the ultimate passive inspection architecture in this latest episode of Lightboard Lessons!

John Wagnon
Updated 1 month ago by John Wagnon
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The KRACK attack targets a vulnerability in the WPA2 security protocol that allows for encryption between a mobile device and a wireless router.

John Wagnon
Updated 1 month ago by John Wagnon
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The essence of the Credential Stuffing problem centers around the fact that lots and lots of user credentials have been stolen from many different places.  An attacker will take stolen credentials from one place and try to "stuff" them into another

Peter Silva
Updated 1 month ago by Peter Silva
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IT organizations have a simple goal: make it easy for workers to access all their work applications from any device. But that simple goal becomes complicated when new apps and old, legacy applications do not authenticate in the same way. Today...

Gal Goldshtein
Updated 1 month ago by Gal Goldshtein
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In the recent days, a new vulnerability in Apache Tomcat has been published (CVE-2017-12615). The vulnerability allows attackers to upload arbitrary files to the Tomcat application server by utilizing the HTTP PUT method. By uploading a .JSP file...

John Wagnon
Updated 2 months ago by John Wagnon
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For some web applications, you need a separate network firewall policy for users from different geographic locations.  Using the power of iRules and VIP-targeting-VIP solutions, you can dynamically select an AFM policy based on source IP geolocation.

Michael J
Updated 2 months ago by Michael J
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Nessus 6 XSLT Conversion for ASM Generic Scanner Schema Import

Gal Goldshtein
Updated 2 months ago by Gal Goldshtein
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In the recent days, another 0-day remote code execution vulnerability in Apache Struts 2 has been published (CVE-2017-12611). This time the vulnerability’s root cause is not stemming from a bug in the Struts 2 framework, but a feature of the...

John Wagnon
Updated 2 months ago by John Wagnon
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Many of us use Wireshark to capture and analyze network traffic.  When it comes to SSL/TLS traffic, Wireshark does a great job of showing the cipher suites presented by the client and then the cipher suite chosen by the server in a given...

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