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WatchGuard Technologies honours ANZ Partner Of The Year
Tue, 16th May 2023
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WatchGuard Technologies has announced its ANZ Partner of the Year Awards for 2022 at the company’s regional Apogee partner conference in Phuket, Thailand.
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HoJin Kim appointed as WatchGuard's SVP & Chief Revenue Officer
Thu, 6th Apr 2023
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endpoint protection
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network security
WatchGuard Technologies hires HoJin Kim as SVP and CRO to lead its global sales organization and drive revenue growth.
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Top malware trends and security threats revealed in new WatchGuard report
Wed, 29th Mar 2023
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WatchGuard's Internet Security Report for Q4 2022 reveals a 627% increase in endpoint ransomware and a rise in malware hiding behind encryption.
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WatchGuard launches ThreatSync to simplify and empower cybersecurity
Fri, 3rd Mar 2023
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firewall
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advanced persistent threat protection
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breach prevention
ThreatSync is a comprehensive XDR solution included as part of WatchGuard's Unified Security Platform architecture.
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WatchGuard releases new firewalls to better protect networks
Wed, 22nd Feb 2023
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firewall
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data protection
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cloud services
WatchGuard Technologies has released a new line of tabletop firewall appliances for remote and distributed business environments.
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Dicker Data brought on as WatchGuard's ANZ distributor
Thu, 19th Jan 2023
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firewall
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breach prevention
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Dicker Data will gain access to distribute the entire range of WatchGuard’s products in the Australian market, joining Dicker Data NZ.
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WatchGuard supports MSPs and end users with latest releases
Thu, 15th Dec 2022
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vpn
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firewall
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breach prevention
WatchGuard has released its Firebox NV5 VPN gateway tabletop appliance and the AP332CR, a new Wi-Fi 6 access point for rugged deployments.
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GigaOm recognises WatchGuard Technologies as leader in EDR
Fri, 4th Nov 2022
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network management
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network security
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firewall
WatchGuard Technologies has announced that it has been recognised as a leader by GigaOm in its latest Radar Report on the EDR market.
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WatchGuard AuthPoint gets performance verified from Miercom
Thu, 6th Oct 2022
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network management
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network security
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firewall
Miercom found that WatchGuard’s MFA AuthPoint proved superior in authentication provisioning, deployment and security testing.
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Decrease in malware volume, but surge in encrypted malware
Thu, 29th Sep 2022
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firewall
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network management
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malware
The Q2 Internet Security Report found office exploits continue to spread more than any other category of malware.
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Ransomware volume doubled 2021 total by end of Q1 2022
Thu, 30th Jun 2022
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firewall
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ransomware
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malware
Ransomware detections in the first quarter of this year doubled the total volume reported for 2021, according to a new report.
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Malwarebytes appoints Brian Thomas as vice president of worldwide MSP
Fri, 20th May 2022
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Malwarebytes appoints Brian Thomas as VP of Worldwide MSP to lead expansion of channel partner network & cater cybersecurity solutions to SMBs.
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How zero trust and SD-WANs can support productive remote working
Tue, 17th May 2022
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firewall
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network infrastructure
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malware
The global pandemic has redefined connectivity, leading to new challenges for IT teams and the need for strong cybersecurity measures.
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Vector Capital to be majority shareholder of WatchGuard
Wed, 4th May 2022
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network management
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firewall
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managed services
WatchGuard Technologies has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Vector Capital to make a large new equity investment in the business.
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WatchGuard Technologies names top performing ANZ channel partners
Tue, 12th Apr 2022
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network security
Sydney-headquartered Greenlight ITC won Partner of the Year Award while Christchurch-based Manux Solutions won New Zealand Partner of the Year.
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Network attacks at highest point in the last three years
Thu, 7th Apr 2022
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firewall
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network management
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malware
The latest quarterly WatchGuard Threat Lab report shows network attacks at the highest point over the past three years.
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Endpoints & encrypted connections top malware vectors - WatchGuard report
Thu, 20th Jan 2022
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firewall
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endpoint protection
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malware
Malware is increasingly targeting endpoints over perimeter, according to research by WatchGuard, with scripted attacks seeing a 666% rise.
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Cybersecurity 2022: Mobile malware, passwordless authentication fails, and hackers in space
Mon, 13th Dec 2021
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microsoft
Mobile malware and spear SMSishing attacks are predicted to increase in 2022, according to cybersecurity firm WatchGuard Technologies.
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WatchGuard hires new channel and distie manager for ANZ region
Tue, 7th Dec 2021
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network management
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network security
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firewall
WatchGuard Technologies has appointed Michelle Liao as channel and distribution manager for Australia and New Zealand.
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WatchGuard Cloud enhances security platform with new endpoint security modules
Fri, 19th Nov 2021
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network management
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managed services
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firewall
WatchGuard launches four new endpoint security modules in WatchGuard Cloud, strengthening its Unified Security Platform.
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WatchGuard introduces WIFI management into cloud portfolio
Wed, 10th Nov 2021
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firewall
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cloud services
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network management
WatchGuard Technologies launches Wi-Fi in WatchGuard Cloud and a new lineup of Wi-Fi 6-enabled access points, simplifying management and enhancing security.
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Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An update from WatchGuard Technologies
Tue, 12th Oct 2021
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network management
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network security
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WatchGuard Technologies is a cybersecurity company specialising in endpoint security, secure Wi-Fi, multi-factor authentication, and network intelligence.
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WatchGuard brings new unified threat management appliances to SMEs
Thu, 7th Oct 2021
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network management
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firewall
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network security
WatchGuard Technologies has launched its new Firebox M290, M390, M590, and M690 firewalls, offering increased security and performance for SMBs.
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90% of malware arriving over encrypted connections, Microsoft threats persist in popularity
Tue, 5th Oct 2021
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microsoft
Over 90% of malware arrived through encrypted connections in Q2 2021, highlighting the need for strong endpoint protection, says WatchGuard.