April 2022 Rewind: Here's What You Missed on LIVEcommunity

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Welcome to our April 2022 Rewind, where we review some of LIVEcommunity’s biggest headlines from the past month! 


New micro-credentials, digital learning courses, technology pages, and how-to videos were all added to the LIVEcommunity last month; plus, we honored our Cyber Elite members for their valuable contribution to our global online community. 


Read on to learn about LIVEcommunity’s April 2022 highlights:


New Micro-Credentials Available for Cloud NGFW, VM-Series & CN-Series




Yes, you can become an expert and strengthen your security posture through our latest micro-credentials! These courses will teach you the ins and outs of onboarding, configuring, and scaling next-generation firewall solutions for the Cloud, Virtual Machines, and Kubernetes Containers. Learn more about the latest Palo Alto Networks micro-credentials available to you.


Cyber Elite Awards 2022: Thanking LIVEcommunity's Outstanding Experts


Each year, we recognize our outstanding Cyber Elite experts, who have contributed countless hours to LIVEcommunity. The Cyber Elite award is our way of saying thank you to these outstanding members who are gracious in contributing technical expertise, help and participation to our global technical community. 


Kudos to @SteveCantwell@SutareMayur@Astardzhiev@OtakarKlier@nikoolayy1@vsys_remo@MP18@BPry, and @reaper


You can also read our April spotlight interview with Cyber Elite @sutaremayur.


Join Us for Symphony 2022, the Premier Summit for Security Operations




Symphony 2022, the premier summit for security operations, is back again this year (May 18-19), and promises to be bigger and better than ever! An informative event focused on the security operations practitioner, Symphony brings together the best and brightest industry experts to discuss the threat landscape and the practical security implications for SecOps teams. Whether you operate a sophisticated SOC or a nimble team of security experts, this event has something for everyone.


This is a lineup you won’t want to miss! Register now for Symphony 2022.


Five New Cloud NGFW for AWS How-to Videos Released


As a part of the launch of the new Cloud NGFW for AWS page on the LIVEcommunity, we are always working to make sure you have the latest, greatest, and most up-to date information. Five new videos have been published, from how to use the App-ID function to how to create security profiles from the Cloud NGFW console. 




New LIVEcommunity Technology Page: Prisma Access for MSPs




LIVEcommunity has a new technology page for Prisma Access for MSPs and Distributed Enterprises.


Prisma Access for MSPs is a new, scalable multi-tenant cloud management portal solution for managed service providers (MSPs) and distributed enterprises to fast-track digital transformation with managed SASE services. Check out the Prisma Access for MSPs page on LIVEcommunity to find discussions, events, blogs, and more related to this new SASE solution.




New FedRAMP Authorization Secures IoT Devices for Federal Agencies


To support the federal government’s Zero Trust cybersecurity initiative, Palo Alto Networks announced today that its IoT Security solution has achieved Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Moderate Authorization. With this milestone, Palo Alto Networks IoT Security offering is helping agencies protect their unmanaged IoT devices with machine learning (ML)-powered visibility, threat prevention, and Zero Trust policy creation with enforcement in a single platform. This adds to Palo Alto Networks' existing product offerings that support the U.S. government's cybersecurity mission.


Read the full press release here: New FedRAMP Authorization Secures IoT Devices for Federal Agencies.


You can also read the most recent monthly update for IoT Security from @MSegal to learn more about new product features, upcoming HoW workshops, and IoT security vendor comparison!


New Beacon Digital Course for Cloud NGFW for AWS


The new Palo Alto Networks Cloud NGFW for AWS digital learning course provides an overview of Cloud NGFW and concepts related to the Cloud NGFW deployment and configuration in AWS. This course covers deployment, securing inbound, outbound, and east-west traffic within AWS, and how to implement rulestacks and rules. 


Supercharge Your Identity System With Multi-Authentication in Cloud Identity Engine



The Palo Alto Networks identity team has been hard at work building Cloud Identity Engine to simplify identity across infrastructure and enable easy authentication and authorization through the cloud. As of our new Nebula release, customers can use Cloud Identity Engine to associate each group in the customer’s directory (like on-prem Active Directory and/or Azure Active Directory) with the appropriate authentication type for that group. 


Read the blog on LIVEcommunity to learn more Palo Alto Networks’ Cloud Identity Engine, which enables customers to harness multi-authentication to perform intelligent group-based authentication.



Introducing CN-Series Video Snippets YouTube Playlist


A new CN-Series Snippets YouTube Playlist was launched in April, with fourteen short how-to videos that cover the different facets of CN-Series (such as licensing, deployment, use cases, and new feature launches). 


Palo Alto Networks CN-Series containerized firewall is the best-in-class next generation firewall purpose-built to secure the Kubernetes environment from network-based attacks. To learn more about how CN-series can help you protect your containerized workloads, check out our LIVEcommunity page dedicated to CN-Series and this blog, “Introducing CN-Series Video Snippets.”



You're now fully briefed on LIVEcommunity's March 2022 highlights!


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