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Attackers exploit macro-less Office documents to create havoc
Cybercriminals use Microsoft Office documents to conduct ‘macro-less’ attacks that dodge organisations’ defences and inject malware.
WatchGuard introduces advanced learning centre for channel partners
Through the new WatchGuard learning centre, partners can choose personalised training paths.
Mark Sinclair accelerates WatchGuard A/NZ growth and partner momentum
Based in Sydney, Sinclair will be responsible for expanding the company’s market presence in Australia and New Zealand.
WatchGuard buys Percipient Networks to harness DNS phishing & malware prevention
WatchGuard Technologies has bought out security DNS service provider Percipient Networks, adding phishing and malware prevention to its portfolio.
Interview: WatchGuard's rapid APAC expansion and what's ahead for the security channel
We talked to WatchGuard Technologies VP of Sales for Asia Pacific and Japan, Sylvain Lejeune, to find out more.
Script-based cyber attacks rise as threat actors choose stealth
WatchGuard Technologies’ latest quarterly Internet Security report has revealed a massive increase in scripting attacks and malware.
IoT, cryptocurrency, Linux & WiFi hacks: WatchGuard's security predictions for 2018
WatchGuard Technologies has whipped up some key IT security predictions ranging from IoT botnets to Linux attacks.
WatchGuard snaps up former IBM sales lead for APAC role
WatchGuard Technologies has snapped up former IBM sales leader Sylvain Lejeune as its new vice president of sales for Asia Pacific and Japan.
Credential theft is the hottest trend for cyber attackers in Q2
This year cyber attackers have narrowed their focus to methods that involve credential theft, be it through malware, phishing or brute force attacks.
Confusion around GDPR with 37% unsure if they need to comply
A large portion of businesses have no idea what they need to do in the wake of the fast-approaching General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
WatchGuard closes Datablink acquisition; continues push into authentication market
WatchGuard Technologies is venturing into the advanced authentication market after officially closing its acquisition of Datablink.
Cybersecurity battleground shifting to Linux and web servers - report
WatchGuard found that despite an overall drop in general malware detection for the quarter, Linux malware made up more than 36% of the top threats.
WatchGuard sole 'visionary' in SMB UTM market
WatchGuard has garnered visionary status in the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant for UTM, SMB multifunction firewalls. So how did other vendors fare?
WatchGuard finds Australians not sure how to deal with ransomware
“Whether you want to contemplate another WannaCry scenario or not, it’s only a matter of time before ransomworms begin to wreak havoc."
ManageEngine and WatchGuard Technologies seal partnership in gold
ManageEngine has joined WatchGuard Technologies as a Gold Technology Alliance Partner to allow their solutions to work together seamlessly.
In pics: WatchGuard's Asia Pacific Partner Distribution Conference
WatchGuard Technologies and partners gathered in Phuket, Thailand to celebrate The 10th Annual Asia Pacific Partner Distribution Conference.
The 2017-18 Budget: Here’s what Aussie’s cyber security vendors think
The Australian Budget dropped on Tuesday evening, and as per usual, there will be winners and losers - here is the POV from some top IT vendors.
WatchGuard report: 30% of all malware isn’t caught by legacy AV
WatchGuard’s Quarterly Internet Security Report says that 30% of malware attacks are new or zero day exploits - and legacy AVs are missing threats.
Firebox Cloud: Public cloud security for small and midsize businesses
A common misconception is that cloud providers offer comprehensive security to protect their customers.
WatchGuard releases Wi-Fi access point for the rugged outdoor environment
WatchGuard has taken its wireless solutions to the rugged outdoor environment with the release of a new cloud-ready wireless outdoor access point.
Taking things back to basics: Ransomware and how we can prevent it
How do you keep ransomware out? That question is on every organisation’s lips as the number of attacks spikes to unprecedented levels.
WatchGuard's global reseller survey finds ransomware top customer fear for 2017
A global survey by WatchGuard has shown that more than 80% of resellers believe their customers are most worried about ransomware and its effects.
WatchGuard reveals why defence is never enough in the fight against ransomware
Ransomware. It is a deadly form of computer malware that can cripple your systems, drain your bank accounts and wipe all your critical business data.
WatchGuard unveils new threat detection and response to security suite
“As cyber criminals continue to leverage increasingly varied and sophisticated threat vectors, many companies’ endpoints represent unnecessary risks."