WatchGuard

Seattle, WA, USA
1996
Oct 15, 2021   |  By The Editor
A document sent to the US Congress published by Motherboard, the technology section of Vice, confirms that CIA personnel, the NSA and other members of the US Intelligence Community widely use ad blockers in their Internet browsers. This measure was adopted to remove the distraction of adverts on web pages for employees, but it provides additional protection against malware.
Oct 13, 2021   |  By The Editor
The discovery of the Pegasus spyware demonstrated that no system is 100% secure or inaccessible, especially when it was discovered that this malicious program mainly affected iPhones.
Oct 7, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
New Firebox M Series combines security, performance, flexibility and visibility for the WatchGuard Unified Security Platform™.
Oct 7, 2021   |  By The Editor
A rising tide lifts all boats. This common phrase offers a perfect explanation of why strong supplier and partner relationships are essential to the success of your business. Partner programs come in all shapes and sizes, but not all provide the same value to you and your business. However, when you invest in developing key business collaborations, both your company and its suppliers can reap the rewards of your efforts.
Oct 5, 2021   |  By The Editor
The coronavirus pandemic has forced a transformation in working practices and with it, the way MSPs manage customer cybersecurity. The possible return to the physical workplace and lingering economic uncertainties pose new challenges for tech leaders. These behavioral changes are measured in this Pulse report, which analyzes IT priorities and budgets in this area for Q2 of 2021. What do IT leaders expect the coming months to look like in terms of IT spending and priorities in their departments?
Oct 5, 2021   |  By The Editor
WatchGuard is excited to announce that once again, WatchGuard Cloud has been honored in the 2021 Cloud Computing Security Excellence Awards! This elite awards program recognizes companies that have most effectively leveraged cloud computing in their efforts to bring new, differentiated offerings to market.
Oct 5, 2021   |  By The Editor
For the second year in a row, TrustRadius has recognized WatchGuard in its 2021 Tech Cares Awards! This prestigious awards program celebrates companies that have gone above and beyond to provide strong Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). TrustRadius CEO Vinay Bhagat had this to say about the honor: “We’re excited to announce our second annual Tech Cares Award winners. The past two years have tested the tech community.
Sep 30, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
New research also shows dramatic increases in fileless malware, malware detections per appliance and booming network and ransomware attacks.
Sep 27, 2021   |  By The Editor
Managing customer security is always a challenge for MSPs as they seek to balance efficiency, cost, and high levels of protection. In this area, security managers are faced with the choice of using a single interface or switching between different solutions.
Sep 22, 2021   |  By The Editor
Credential leakage on the dark web is constantly growing, which reveals a painful reality: a significant proportion of organizations still don’t protect employee data properly. A report published by Arctic Wolf highlights that the number of corporate passwords that have been leaked to the dark web has shot up by 429% since last March. Thus, on average and for each organization, up to 17 credentials (including username and password) are available on the dark web.
Oct 6, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Because smaller companies are generally less protected and easier to break into, small business has become the new big target for cyberattacks. The Firebox M290 firewall is specifically engineered to defend all types of small businesses against attacks that are no less fierce than those targeting larger organizations.
Sep 24, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Learn why the WatchGuardONE program is designed to help partners grow and succeed without the burdens of traditional programs. Get the certifications, benefits and incentives, and support you've been looking for from a vendor with you in mind.
Sep 7, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Recent cybersecurity incidents and ransomware attacks are driving companies to apply for cyber insurance. When doing so, companies have been facing one new prerequisite to become eligible: multi-factor authentication protection of your assets. Companies looking into acquiring cyber insurance need to make sure they won’t be paying high premiums, or even have their applications denied. In this session, you will learn from Alexander Cagnoni, director of Authentication at WatchGuard.
Jul 26, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Equipping your team with the most holistic cybersecurity stack is just as important as protecting your clients with the latest and greatest security solutions. There are many factors to consider before deciding which option would best benefit your business. Hear from Success Computer Consulting to learn what they consider as they're deciding which vendors to partner with.
Jul 20, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
WatchGuard is celebrating our 25th anniversary in 2021! From our early days in Seattle’s Pioneer Square to a team of more than 1,200 today, our outstanding employees and culture have fueled our success. WatchGuardians past and present have contributed their curiosity, humor, dedication, teamwork, and customer focus to building a cybersecurity platform that simplifies every aspect of security delivery. It’s been a fantastic journey! We’ve gathered photos from decades past and interviewed a wonderful group of our colleagues to create this look back on 25 years of our history. Thank you to employees, partners, and customers, both past and present. We wouldn’t have made it here without you!
Jul 16, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
The last year has completely changed how MSPs connect with their customers. Hear from Iconic IT and WatchGuard to hear more on how to recover from the impacts of the pandemic by focusing on customer retention.
Jul 12, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Merger and acquisition activity in the IT channel hit record numbers in recent years. This can have a profound impact on the market and the success of those companies involved. Learn more from WatchGuard and F12.
Jul 6, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
As MSPs prepare for the shift to hybrid work environments, it is more important than ever to have the pricing and packaging model you and your customers need. The more options you have, the more competitive you can be in the market. It's critical that service providers find vendors the flexibility you need to scale your business.
Jul 1, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Increased reliance on the agile and remote work model has created more opportunities for MSPs. WatchGuard CEO Prakash Panjwani shares advice on how to engage an MSP that fits into the organization’s business model and establish a good partnership.
Jun 28, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
A more diversified workforce only reinforces the importance of vigilance against cyberthreats. And though you’re likely offering your customers the latest and greatest security solutions, the human element is hard to ignore. Thankfully, security automation lowers the risk of human error and raises your security profile.
Oct 7, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Ransomware is one of the most talked about and publicized security threats in the modern era. What started as a few high-profile attacks caused by a handful of malware variants has developed into a virulent threat landscape in which increasingly unskilled attackers are able to execute highly effective ransomware campaigns against organizations of all sizes and levels of complexity. Small-to-midsize businesses disproportionately fall victim to ransomware, as they often lack the technical skills and tools needed to prevent infection.
Oct 7, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Risk-based authentication both enhances security and user experience by allowing you to rank the resources you want to protect based on risk level and type of user. This gives you the power to create rules that are unique to the security structure in your organization, therefore enabling more flexibility or higher protection only when necessary.
Oct 1, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
In this eBook we provide you with suggestions on how to start providing some basic but vital security services that will improve the security posture of your customers while increasing your Average Revenue (ARPU), such as endpoint security set-up and monitoring.
Oct 1, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Cyber attacks grab headlines almost daily. WatchGuard's award-winning network security platform not only provides one of the most complete suites of unified security controls on the market today to detect and prevent these attacks, but our strategy of sourcing the best scanning engines to integrate with our built-in defenses boosts security in critical attack areas. Take a closer look at the WatchGuard security platform's all-star team of best-in-class threat management services.
Sep 1, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
If you are in the retail or hospitality industries, it's important to know exactly how your network security solution maps to PCI DSS standards. This white paper presents a straight-forward review of PCI requirements and how the WatchGuard platform delivers the capabilities you need to ensure mandates are met.
Sep 1, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
The coronavirus pandemic has exposed business continuity inadequacies at many organizations, and highlighted the slow pace of progress in digital transformation. This new reality necessitates a departure from a traditional network-centric security model that assumes every device and user within the network should be trusted. In this eBook we will explore how the dynamics of COVID-19 have impacted security, outline the importance of a zero-trust approach, and discuss how WatchGuard can help your business deliver the security you need during these trying times.
Aug 1, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
The coronavirus pandemic has exposed business continuity inadequacies at many organizations, and highlighted the slow pace of progress in digital transformation. This new reality necessitates a departure from a traditional network-centric security model that assumes every device and user within the network should be trusted.
Aug 1, 2021   |  By WatchGuard
Respected PCI-Qualified Security Assessor Coalfire recently completed a technical assessment of the WatchGuard Threat Detection and Response (TDR) solution, validating it for PCI DSS anti-malware use cases. Download the whitepaper to learn more!

WatchGuard has deployed nearly a million integrated, multi-function threat management appliances worldwide. Our signature red boxes are architected to be the industry's smartest, fastest, and meanest security devices with every scanning engine running at full throttle.

For 25 years, WatchGuard has pioneered cutting-edge cybersecurity technology and delivered it as easy-to-deploy and easy-to-manage solutions. With industry-leading network and endpoint security, secure Wi-Fi, multi-factor authentication, and network intelligence products and services, WatchGuard enables more than 250,000 small and midsize enterprises from around the globe to protect their most important assets including over 10 million endpoints.

The WatchGuard Difference:

  • Intelligent Protection: Effective protection against today’s vast number of evolving threats requires multiple services working intelligently together. Prevent, detect, and instantly respond to cyber attacks with automated policies.
  • Simplified Management: Managing security across your organization has never been simpler. Use out-of-the-box tools to quickly and easily deploy, configure, and maintain your security with the granularity of your choice.
  • Actionable Visiblity: Monitor and report on the health of your IT infrastructure. Actionable visibility tools enable you to proactively identify threats, while providing corrective action against known issues.

In a world where the cybersecurity landscape is constantly evolving, and new threats emerge each day, WatchGuard makes enterprise-grade cybersecurity technology accessible for every company.