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Safer Internet Day: CTO underlines risk to young web users
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On Safer Internet Day, WatchGuard's CTO Corey Nachreiner calls for enhanced online safety awareness, emphasising the threat of AI privacy concerns.
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Data Privacy Day: Watchguard gives warning about 'free' services
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On Data Privacy Day, WatchGuard's VP of Identity, Carla Roncato, warns of the less conspicuous costs linked with 'free' services.
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Rising ransomware attacks exploit remote access software, warns WatchGuard report
Fri, 8th Dec 2023
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Endpoint ransomware attacks see an 89% rise, whilst cybercriminals increase exploitation of remote access software, according to WatchGuard.
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WatchGuard reveals rise in remote access software exploits
Thu, 7th Dec 2023
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WatchGuard's new report reveals escalated cyber threats, including a surge in ransomware attacks and exploitation of remote access software.
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WatchGuard predicts cybersecurity threats and trends for 2024
Thu, 30th Nov 2023
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Cybersecurity leader WatchGuard predicts a rise in AI-driven cyber threats, VR/MR headset attacks and harmful QR codes in 2024.
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WatchGuard unveils cybersecurity threats predicted for 2024
Thu, 30th Nov 2023
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WatchGuard Technologies warns emerging tech trends like AI, VR/MR headsets and QR code technology could present key cybersecurity threats in 2024.
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Exclusive: Eight vendor AI security predictions for 2024
Mon, 27th Nov 2023
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Experts predict essential eight framework adoption, AI-powered cyber defenses, and talent challenges in AI Security for 2024.
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Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An update from WatchGuard Technologies with Corey Nachreiner
Thu, 23rd Nov 2023
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WatchGuard's Chief Security Officer, Corey Nachreiner, discusses security trends for 2024, including targeting language models and tech gadgets.
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The increasing impact of Artificial Intelligence on cybersecurity
Mon, 13th Nov 2023
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data protection
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advanced persistent threat protection
AI-enabled tools are helping security teams by rapidly identify threats such as zero-day malware, APTs, malware-less attacks, and hacking attempts.
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Infinigate Cloud to offer WatchGuard's cybersecurity suite on subscription in the UK
Fri, 10th Nov 2023
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Infinigate Cloud to be first UK distributor of WatchGuard's full cybersecurity suite via subscription service.
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WatchGuard unveils new AI-powered cybersecurity service to aid MSPs
Wed, 25th Oct 2023
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WatchGuard Technologies presents WatchGuard MDR, an AI-driven, 24/7 Managed Detection and Response cybersecurity service designed for MSPs.
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WatchGuard report reveals decline in malware despite more campaigns
Thu, 5th Oct 2023
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New WatchGuard report reveals a paradox in cybersecurity: malware attacks on endpoints decline as campaigns broaden.
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Getting people to trust zero trust - Watchguard Technologies
Fri, 29th Sep 2023
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By adopting a zero trust model, organisations can reduce the risk of unauthorised access, data breaches, and lateral movement by cyber attackers.
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WatchGuard acquires CyGlass to power AI network detection
Thu, 21st Sep 2023
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WatchGuard Technologies has acquired CyGlass Technology Services to power AI-based network detection and response and open XDR capabilities.
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OAIC 1H 2023 NDB Report: WatchGuard and Check Point response
Wed, 6th Sep 2023
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Management at Check Point Software and WatchGuard Technologies have responded regarding the OAIC 1H 2023 Notifiable Data Breaches Report.
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WatchGuard launches new solution to thwart dark web hacks
Thu, 13th Jul 2023
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The introduction of this new product enables MSPs to provide optimal modern cybersecurity delivery from WatchGuard Cloud.
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WatchGuard Threat Lab Report reveals new security threats
Thu, 29th Jun 2023
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WatchGuard Technologies' latest Threat Lab Report reveals new browser-based social engineering trends, revealing China and Russia behind 75% of new threats.
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Five ways cybercriminals are making use of ChatGPT
Tue, 13th Jun 2023
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ChatGPT, the popular AI platform, is being abused by cybercriminals to create malware and carry out phishing attacks.
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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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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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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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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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Dicker Data will gain access to distribute the entire range of WatchGuard’s products in the Australian market, joining Dicker Data NZ.