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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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John Wagnon
Updated 1 day ago by John Wagnon

The F5 Access Manager provides access to all kinds of web applications...no matter what kind of authentication requirements they have.  Likewise, Okta provides identity management for all kinds of users...

John Wagnon
Updated 5 days ago by John Wagnon

A Domain Name System (DNS) Water Torture attack involves attackers sending non-existent subdomain requests to an Authoritative Name Server for a specific domain. These malicious requests consume the resources on the name server...

David Holmes
Updated 1 week ago by David Holmes
5 out of 5 stars

B-list F5 Celebrity David Holmes picks the top ten most hardcore security features for version 14.0.

John Wagnon
Updated 2 weeks ago by John Wagnon
5 out of 5 stars

All F5 products that expose ICAP interfaces (like BIG-IP ASM and SSL Orchestrator) can take full advantage of OPSWAT’s MetaDefender capabilities.  These capabilities include thorough malware scanning...

John Wagnon
Updated 3 weeks ago by John Wagnon
5 out of 5 stars

Many critical emergency services manage fleets with vulnerable cellular IoT devices. “Vulnerable” doesn’t mean a vulnerability within the hardware or software. It can also mean being susceptible to remote attacks because of weak access control...

John Wagnon
Updated 4 weeks ago by John Wagnon
5 out of 5 stars

F5 has teamed up with OPSWAT to allow for comprehensive content analysis and sanitization. These capabilities include thorough malware scanning using over 30 leading anti-malware engines as well as Content Disarm and Reconstruction services...

John Wagnon
Updated 1 month ago by John Wagnon

The Apache Struts 2 framework is used extensively to build web applications.  This framework has also been the victim of several vulnerabilities that dramatically affect users all over the world...

Sergey Starzhinskiy
Updated 1 month ago by Sergey Starzhinskiy
5 out of 5 stars

F5 has a portfolio of products and solutions made specifically for Service Providers - S/Gi Firewall, Context-aware Policy Enforcement (PEM), DNS Solutions, Diameter signaling solutions, CGNAT and TCP Optimization...

Sergey Starzhinskiy
Updated 1 month ago by Sergey Starzhinskiy

In today’s world everything seems to revolve around privacy, security and challenges of protecting personal information, Apps, services and network infrastructure from a variety of threats. L7 DoS attacks, credential...

Gal Goldshtein
Updated 1 month ago by Gal Goldshtein
5 out of 5 stars

In the recent days, a new Apache Struts 2 Remote Code Execution vulnerability was announced (S2-057) and CVE-2018-11776 was allocated. At the moment, there is no public Proof of Concept exploit available. for a Struts 2 application to be...

David Holmes
Updated 1 week ago by David Holmes
5 out of 5 stars

B-list F5 Celebrity David Holmes picks the top ten most hardcore security features for version 14.0.

John Wagnon
Updated 2 weeks ago by John Wagnon
5 out of 5 stars

All F5 products that expose ICAP interfaces (like BIG-IP ASM and SSL Orchestrator) can take full advantage of OPSWAT’s MetaDefender capabilities.  These capabilities include thorough malware scanning...

John Wagnon
Updated 3 weeks ago by John Wagnon
5 out of 5 stars

Many critical emergency services manage fleets with vulnerable cellular IoT devices. “Vulnerable” doesn’t mean a vulnerability within the hardware or software. It can also mean being susceptible to remote attacks because of weak access control...

John Wagnon
Updated 4 weeks ago by John Wagnon
5 out of 5 stars

F5 has teamed up with OPSWAT to allow for comprehensive content analysis and sanitization. These capabilities include thorough malware scanning using over 30 leading anti-malware engines as well as Content Disarm and Reconstruction services...

Sergey Starzhinskiy
Updated 1 month ago by Sergey Starzhinskiy
5 out of 5 stars

F5 has a portfolio of products and solutions made specifically for Service Providers - S/Gi Firewall, Context-aware Policy Enforcement (PEM), DNS Solutions, Diameter signaling solutions, CGNAT and TCP Optimization...

Gal Goldshtein
Updated 1 month ago by Gal Goldshtein
5 out of 5 stars

In the recent days, a new Apache Struts 2 Remote Code Execution vulnerability was announced (S2-057) and CVE-2018-11776 was allocated. At the moment, there is no public Proof of Concept exploit available. for a Struts 2 application to be...

Matt Mabis
Updated 1 month ago by Matt Mabis
5 out of 5 stars

F5 BIG-IP Access Manager with Horizon Blast Extreme UDP with BEAT Support Functionality and how to implement the UDP code.

Steve Lyons
Updated 2 months ago by Steve Lyons
5 out of 5 stars

A customer recently reached out requesting assistance providing smart card authentication to an application that does not integrate with AD or LDAP and has only a single username and password. While many of you out there may have done this in the...

Steve Lyons
Updated 3 months ago by Steve Lyons
5 out of 5 stars

Based on the feedback I got when talking about this capability on social media, I figured I would write an article and expose everyone to what this solution actually looks like and how to deploy it. First off, I want to dig into the use case...

John Wagnon
Updated 3 months ago by John Wagnon
5 out of 5 stars

F5 DataSafe protects data and credentials entered into sensitive fields in your web application by encrypting data at the application layer on the client side...

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