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Jason Rahm
Updated 55 minutes ago by Jason Rahm

This time last year, we released a Lightboard Lesson recorded by David Holmes featuring his insights on the ultimate passive inspection architecture. Whereas the solution he proposed in that video stepped perfect forward secrecy (pfs) traffic down...

John Wagnon
Updated 2 weeks ago by John Wagnon
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In the world of secure websites, it's critical to maintain proper ownership of the certificate that helps protect your site. As it turns out, one person can legitimately hold a valid certificate for a website that someone else owns...

Jason Rahm
Updated 3 weeks ago by Jason Rahm
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In this Lightboard Lesson, I kick off a three-part series on Kerberos authentication, starting with the basic authentication messaging. Stay tuned for delegation and protocol transitions in part two, and then I'll wrap the Kerberos series...

John Wagnon
Updated 4 weeks 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 1 month 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 month ago by David Holmes
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B-list F5 Celebrity David Holmes picks the top ten most hardcore security features for version 14.0.

John Wagnon
Updated 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 2 months 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...

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

In the world of secure websites, it's critical to maintain proper ownership of the certificate that helps protect your site. As it turns out, one person can legitimately hold a valid certificate for a website that someone else owns...

David Holmes
Updated 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 2 months 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 2 months ago by Gal Goldshtein
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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 2 months ago by Matt Mabis
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F5 BIG-IP Access Manager with Horizon Blast Extreme UDP with BEAT Support Functionality and how to implement the UDP code.

Steve Lyons
Updated 3 months ago by Steve Lyons
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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 4 months ago by Steve Lyons
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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...

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