Displaying items by tag: WatchGuard

American security company WatchGuard has been accused of withholding full details of a remotely exploitable vulnerability in its firewall devices until news broke that the flaw was being exploited by attackers from Russia's military to assemble a botnet, according to a report in the American website Ars Technica.

Published in Security
Wednesday, 06 April 2022 15:12

Network attacks increasing: WatchGuard

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies says network attack detections have reached a three-year high, and the fourth quarter of 2021 saw a record number of evasive malware detections.

Published in Security

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has published its latest quarterly Internet Security Report. Findings for Q3 2021 include a decrease in total perimeter malware detection volume, although endpoint malware detections had already surpassed the total for 2020, with Q4 2021 data yet to be reported.

Published in Security
Monday, 06 December 2021 11:24

Liao takes on channel management at WatchGuard

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has appointed Michelle Liao to the role of channel and distribution manager for Australia and New Zealand.

Published in People Moves
Thursday, 18 November 2021 15:20

WatchGuard expands its unified security platform

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has announced four new endpoint security modules for WatchGuard Cloud.

Published in Security

WatchGuard's new AP130, AP330, and AP430CR access points support Wi-Fi 6 and WPA3, and are aimed at small to midsize companies and distributed enterprises.

Published in Networking
Wednesday, 06 October 2021 11:41

WatchGuard adds to Firebox range

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has released its new Firebox M290, M390, M590 and M690 unified threat management appliances.

Published in Security

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has published research showing that more than 90% of malware arrives through HTTPS-encrypted connections.

Published in Security

Company News: WatchGuard Technologies, a global leader in network security and intelligence, multi-factor authentication (MFA), advanced endpoint protection, and secure Wi-Fi, today announced that it has integrated the WatchGuard Endpoint Security product family – previously known as Panda Adaptive Defense 360, Adaptive Defense, Endpoint Protection Plus and Endpoint Protection – into WatchGuard Cloud. As a result, partners and customers can now deploy and manage endpoint security, network security and MFA services via WatchGuard Cloud, enabling them to streamline security delivery, simplify operations, consolidate vendors, and bolster business growth and profitability.

Published in Security
Wednesday, 14 April 2021 12:59

Soft Solutions offers WatchGuard subscriptions

Auckland-headquartered Soft Solutions has introduced pay-as-you-go subscriptions for WatchGuard firewalls in New Zealand.

Published in Resellers
Wednesday, 31 March 2021 10:31

WatchGuard reports the ups and downs of malware

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies' Internet Security Report for Q4 2020 shows fileless malware attack rates grew by nearly 900% while unique ransomware payloads plummeted by 48%.

Published in Security
Thursday, 25 March 2021 11:53

Daniel leads WatchGuard in ANZPI

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has appointed Anthony Daniel to the role of regional director for Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands.

Published in People Moves

COMPANY NEWS: Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has released new Firebox M4800 and M5800 appliances that provide the powerful performance, security services and flexibility businesses need as they become increasingly distributed and have more employees on the move or working outside the traditional corporate network perimeter.

GUEST RESEARCH: Q3 2020 Internet Security Report sheds light on COVID-19 threat trends, growing network attacks, malware targeting US SCADA systems, and more.

Published in Guest Research
Monday, 15 June 2020 10:30

WatchGuard firewalls go on subscription

Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies' firewalls – including three new models – are now available on subscription through distributor Leader Systems.

Published in Security

Four of Australia’s security firms have questioned whether enough is being done to defend businesses and organisations against security attacks by cybercriminals in the wake of a report by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) revealing malicious or criminal attacks dominated data breaches over a three month period to the end of June.

Published in Security
Monday, 15 July 2019 11:43

Motorola acquires WatchGuard Video

Motorola Solutions has acquired WatchGuard Video in a deal which it says adds new capabilities to its video security solutions portfolio.

Published in Strategy
Friday, 12 July 2019 15:26

Devlin to direct Aruba in South Pacific

HPE's networking subsidiary Aruba has appointed Patrick Devlin to the role of director of South Pacific.

Published in People Moves
Tuesday, 21 August 2018 12:09

Crims launch new phishing attack on NAB

Criminals have again exploited the National Australia Bank brand in a new phishing fraud uncovered by security firm MailGuard.

Published in Security
Monday, 22 January 2018 16:42

Two regional appointments at WatchGuard

Network security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has appointed Mark Sinclair as ANZ regional director, and Kurt Brandon as territory sales manager for New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.

Published in People Moves
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