Check Point Press Releases
Check Point’s Global Threat Index Continues to Show a Surge in Ransomware
Threat research for September 2016 sees ransomware become one of the top three most common malware variants for the first time
SAN CARLOS, CA — Thu, 20 Oct 2016 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) today revealed that ransomware attacks continued to rise during September, as the company revealed the most prevalent malware families attacking organizations’ networks in the period.
Check Point Wins Third-Straight ‘Recommended’ Rating in 2016 from NSS Labs
Check Point ‘Recommended’ for Exceptional Security Effectiveness and Value (TCO) in the NSS Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention System Test for 2016
SAN CARLOS, CA — Tue, 18 Oct 2016 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) today announced the company received a ‘Recommended’ rating in the 2016 NSS Labs, a leader in independent security product testing and research, Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention System (NGIPS) Test. This represents the third NSS ‘Recommended’ ratings this year and is the company’s thirteenth overall NSS Labs ‘Recommended’ rating since 2011.
Check Point Software to Announce 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results on October 31, 2016
SAN CARLOS, CA — Wed, 05 Oct 2016 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), today announced that it will release its third quarter financial results for the quarter ending September 30, 2016, on Monday, October 31, 2016, before the U.S. financial markets open. Management will host a conference call with the investment community at 8:30 AM ET/5:30 AM PT on October 31. A live webcast of the call will be hosted on the company’s website at http://www.checkpoint.com/ir.
New Check Point Research Reveals Enterprises Battling 9x More Unknown Malware; Employees Download New Malware Every Four Seconds
Phishing attacks continue to rise in volume and impact in 80 percent of businesses surveyed, with hackers preferring email and social engineering to deliver threats
SAN CARLOS, CA — Tue, 20 Sep 2016 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) today published findings from two research projects, the Check Point 2016 Security Report and Exploits at the Endpoint: SANS 2016 Threat Landscape Study, revealing critical challenges and key recommendations for IT leaders, as businesses continue to build-up protections against evolving cyber threats.
Check Point Research Reveals Surge in Ransomware in August
Threat research for August 2016 finds number of ransomware families and number of detected attacks are on the rise
SAN CARLOS, CA — Mon, 19 Sep 2016 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) today revealed that both the number of variants of ransomware and volume of malware attacks were on the rise in August, as the company revealed the most prevalent malware families attacking organizations’ networks in the period.