Real Attack Stories: Tales from the Front Lines

Date: Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Time: 10:00 AM PT | 1:00 PM ET

F5’s Security Operations Center (SOC) analysts work 24x7 with customers to thwart attacks and add protections to keep their businesses up and running. Oftentimes, these attacks are easily mitigated. But occasionally, even we have to take a step back. Join our webinar to hear real attack stories, told by the analysts that stopped them.

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Tales from the Front Lines




How to Build a Modern App Delivery Pipeline

Like many organizations, digital transformation profoundly impacts modern application development and delivery. Automation, self-service, CI/CD pipeline integration, new deployment environments, and new ways of collaborating with DevOps teams are likely becoming your day-to-day. Learn how to build an app delivery pipeline that will help you balance these priorities with a unified, app-centric platform that augments and enhances your current application delivery and security investments.


2021 state of application strategy report: digital transformation pushing us to the edge

Improving connectivity, reducing latency, ensuring security, and leveraging data insights are driving organizations to rearchitect the global network with renewed focus on the edge.  The edge—which is different for each industry and business function—enables new services and better performance by placing applications as close as possible to the sources and users of data.


Collaborating and automating across teams to get from code to customer faster

In the interest of speed, responsibility for app development and deployment decisions have been shifting towards developers. The benefits are real, but significant challenges remain.


Gain End-to-End Application Visibility And Reduce Mean Time To Repair (MTTR) With F5 Beacon

Gain visibility into all your applications and architectures, reduce Mean Time To Repair (MTTR) by quickly identifying where issues are in the application path, and get actionable insights for better informed decisions.




Down the Rabbit Hole of the Dark Web

Learn what can be found on the dark web, how to access it, key stats and trends, and dark web security strategies to protect your web and mobile applications.


How to Prevent Ransomware with Encrypted Threat Protection

Ransomware was a factor in approximately 30% of U.S. breaches within the last year. Learn how organizations can detect, prevent, and protect against ransomware.


3-Part Series: Fraud and Abuse Prevention Series

Protect your online applications from advanced threats like credential stuffing and account takeover (ATO) attacks. As online traffic increases and your digital footprint expands, so does the attack surface of your apps—be ready. This webinar series will help you understand how to disrupt sophisticated attackers who are adept at retooling against your countermeasures.


Be an AppSec Hero, level up your F5 WAF for free! Then, stop the bots!

Existing F5 BIG-IP Application Security Manager (ASM) customers are now eligible for free upgrades to F5 Advanced WAF with a simple license update. Learn how to enable key features and stop bot traffic with the latest solutions.


Manage and Secure Access to All Apps with Zero Trust App Access

Today, applications can live anywhere—in the cloud, on premises, as a service, or on a mobile device. When implementing a Zero Trust strategy, application security can be a major challenge. In this webinar, you'll learn how Microsoft Azure Active Directory and F5 BIG-IP Access Policy Manager work together.


2-Part Series: 2021 Application Protection Report

Join F5 for a breakdown of findings from the 2021 Application Protection Report. This report is the latest publication from the security research team at F5 Labs. It uses a year's worth of attack data to help security professionals prioritize defenses against threats such as ransomware, formjacking, and unsolicited API's. Over 700 data breaches occurred in 2020 alone. Learn how security professionals are using report findings to mitigate ransomware & defend against these threats.


Choosing the Right WAF Deployment Model

Applications are architected in many ways, but all need reliable security from threats.  Learn which web application firewall (WAF) deployment model is right for your business: self-managed, cloud-delivered security as a service (SaaS), or managed service. 


Stop Fraud Without Friction: How to stay ahead of motivated attackers

Any business that operates e-commerce applications or manages user accounts of value is a potential target and the consequences are significant - account takeover (ATO), fraud losses, and damaged brand to name a few.  In this webinar, how to defeat your adversaries and protect your business from online fraud.



Service Provider

Cloud Native Edge-as-a-Service: Innovation from Core to Enterprise Edge

Edge computing is vital in driving new business models for MNOs. Learn how to architect your network from the core to the edge using cloud-native operations.

Service Provider

2021 Telecom Security: Exploring the Threat Landscape

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How 5G Success Starts With Your Infrastructure

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Service Provider

5G Security: Offload Hyperscale DDoS Attacks to SmartNICs

As service providers virtualize, new volumetric DDoS threats emerge. Learn how SmartNICs with F5 AFM software offloads traffic, improving security and reducing CPU and TCO.

Service Provider

5G An Opportunity To Get Security Right

Join this webcast to review key findings from the 2019 Heavy Reading 5G Security Market Leadership study which details where leading providers are focusing their 5G security planning efforts.



Self-Configuring NFV Packaged Solutions-for Fast and Flexible Deployment

Virtualization can help with overprovisioning your network. Learn how F5 makes implementing NFV easier--now you can deploy new services (and terminate them) at the click of a button.


Real World Strategies for Deploying 5G

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This webinar shares Heavy Reading research from network industry leaders supporting Service Providers for a grounded view of the strategies and timelines they should take to secure their 5G networks.


Banking and Financial Services Institute

Open Banking Trends, Challenges & Opportunities

The U.S. banking industry is increasingly using open banking related API protocols. Learn more about the trends, challenges, and opportunities in open banking.

Banking and Financial Services Institute

Security for Your CDN: Powered by Amazon CloudFront and F5 Managed Security Services

Learn how F5 and AWS work together to deliver world class content delivery network (CDN) security, an important component of your company's digital presence.  In order to adapt to changing business conditions and operating environments, creating a globally secure and scalable network is crucial.

Banking and Financial Services Institute

Deploy, Secure and Scale Your Applications with Ease Using AWS and NGINX

Listen to this cyber security webinar to learn how NGINX & AWS work together to create scalable & secure web apps, ready for the rising threat of API abuse.

We cover the different ways that NGINX is designed for enterprise workloads and runs on AWS Services such as Cloud Load Balancing, EKS, and ECS, adding new layers of automation and security to your environments. 

Banking and Financial Services Institute

Avoid Costly Human Errors in Financial Services Using Ansible Automation and F5

A mounting challenge for SecOps teams is keeping up with the sheer volume and sophistication of attacks, often requiring investigation, diagnoses, and remediation of security threats.

In this session will review how automation, combined with telemetry, can aid security teams to mitigate most common layer 7 attacks enabling SecOps teams to investigate and resolve more sophisticated threats.

Banking and Financial Services Institute

Balancing App Innovation and Cybersecurity in Financial Services

Bad actors are now exploiting new vulnerabilities associated with innovative apps aimed to improve customer convenience. Indeed, only 43% of consumers believe companies are doing enough to protect their personal information. Attend this webinar and discover how financial services institutions can balance customer. convenience with evolving cybersecurity threats.

Banking and Financial Services Institute

Using AI to Break the Cycle of Online Fraud

Juniper Research estimates that global online fraud losses are projected to be more than $48 billion per year by 2023, despite massive investments in tools and staff to mitigate the risk. Clearly, current strategies are not effective.  Fraud tools can be difficult to maintain and may insert friction to legitimate users, creating a bad customer experience.

Banking and Financial Services Institute

Hitting the New Curveballs in Compliance

Maintaining compliance has never been easy or cheap, but banks have always known what they need to do. Financial institutions made plans and chugged along, and then some Big Things Happened. Those old plans aren't as useful anymore. Staff are pajama casual now, in terms of dress and, sometimes, in attention to cybersecurity.


Preventing sophisticated fraud attacks in financial services

For financial services institutions, keeping gross fraud loss in check isn’t a choice—it’s a business imperative. With the proliferation of apps that have adopted anti-bot technologies, attackers are finding it difficult to identify soft targets, especially in banking. Instead of expending resources in an attempt to circumvent anti-automation technologies, fraudsters are pivoting and attacking unprotected email servers that become the steppingstone to the ultimate goal: your customer accounts.Preventing sophisticated fraud attacks in financial services


US Federal

What is NGINX and How Can it Help My Agency?

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US Federal

Intro to APM Automation

As organizations look at adopting F5 Automated Toolchain, one of the most common questions is how to automate the build of BIG-IP APM policies. In this session, you will learn the framework for creating polices using iControlREST. 

US Federal

Automating BIG-IP with Terraform

Over the past several years, Hashicorp's Terraform has become the tool of choice for many enterprises embracing the DevOps approach to infrastructure management. This session will explore some introductory examples of how to deploy F5 instances into your public cloud infrastructure using Terraform.

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As DevOps continues to press its case inside of IT, we've seen the adoption of automation and "as code" methodologies. This includes the growing use of CI/CD tools like GitHub and Jenkins within the production pipeline. In this session, we'll explore how supporting infrastructure as code means maintaining support for cloud templates as well as providing for the declarative onboarding of BIG-IP in any environment.

US Federal

Meeting OWASP Top 10 Compliance with F5 Adv WAF

In this session, you'll learn how F5 Advanced WAF has made mitigating OWASP's top threats easy via a compliance-driven inteface that enables WAF administrators to manage security risks as needed on a per-app basis. We'll also demonstrate how the OWASP dashboard provides a security posture across all protected apps as they relate to OWASP top 10 security risks.

US Federal

How to Migrate a BIG-IP Configuration from VE to Cloud

Join this session to learn about Ansible and how to automate F5 BIG-IP configurations using Ansible Tower. We'll begin with a presentation on Ansible and a demonstration of how BIG-IP can be automated.

US Federal

API Management with NGINX

According to Gartner, by 2022 API abuses will be the leading attack vector for data breaches within enterprise web applications. This session will take you through the NGINX API Gateway deployment and base features as they relate to API creation, management, and basic API security.

US Federal

Securing Containerized Apps from Within: NGINX App Protect

With organizations realizing the benefits of containerized environments, they also have a need to secure the applications within those environments. This session explores the deployment scenarios and features of NGINX App Protect.


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Learn how to protect your web applications and data with a managed service—saving IT infrastructure and support costs.

BIG-IP Access Policy Manager Best Practices

F5 has been providing industry-leading secure remote access solutions to our customers for years and have developed best practices to meet the needs of a variety of customers. Whether you need to quickly scale or better source your remote access solution or accelerate your zero trust application access plans, F5 can help.