WatchGuard today launched its new Trusted Wireless Environment framework, a guiding resource businesses and solution providers can use to build Wi-Fi services that offer market-leading performance, scalable management and verified, comprehensive security capabilities. This new initiative seeks to upset the status quo in the wireless market, which has prioritized performance over security for far too long. Organizations that build Trusted Wireless Environments can enjoy the performance and scalability they need to run their business, while at the same time ensuring protection against today's most dangerous Wi-Fi attacks.
On January 17, 2018, WatchGuard announced acquisition of Percipient Networks, a developer of simple, affordable, automated security solutions for small and mid size organisations.
WatchGuard’s New Tabletop UTM Appliances Deliver Speed and Security for Small and Distributed Office.
The Firebox T Series offers the best performance rating in its class and is simple to configure, deploy, and manage
On October 16, 2017, a statement from the International Consortium for Advancement of Cybersecurity on the Internet (ICASI) was released alerting the industry to a series of vulnerabilities for WPA and WPA2. These vulnerabilities are at the protocol-level and affect a number of vendors and industry implementations of the standard in wireless infrastructure devices and wireless clients. WatchGuard’s Wi-Fi access points and Wi-Fi enabled appliances are affected by these vulnerabilities.
If you ask people what they couldn’t live without, chances are they would put Wi-Fi near the top of the list. Guest Wi-Fi is becoming ubiquitous in retail environments, but with increasing demand for anytime, anyplace connectivity, we are inclined to jump onto Wi-Fi hotspots with only passing concerns about security.
WannaCry ransomware is the latest advanced threat to take unprotected organisations around the globe hostage. The good news? WatchGuard Total Security Suite successfully blocks this threat, protecting customers from losing data, time, and their reputation.
The newest WatchGuard Security Service, Threat Detection and Response (TDR), correlates network and endpoint security events with threat intelligence to detect, prioritise, and enable immediate action against your threats.
WatchGuard is known for pushing the boundaries of power and performance of UTM network security appliances. The new Firebox T70 represents another huge step forward for what our customers can expect from a tabletop appliance. Now, midsize businesses and distributed enterprises can benefit from the strongest, highest performing tabletop appliance available in the market. In fact, when we saw the performance results of the T70 we almost didn’t believe it ourselves. WatchGuard selected Miercom to validate our performance testing due to their undisputed reputation as the leading, independent product test center. Read on for the results!
Given the nature of its clientele, it is vital for The Ritz Hotel London to protect its information security and its guests’ personal data. To help achieve that, the hotel has installed WatchGuard firewalls, giving IT Manager Richard Isted and his small team the confidence of knowing exactly what data is passing through their network. “Ultimately at The Ritz, we are trusted by our guests,” Richard said. “Our brand is key to our business so ensuring we maintain our prestigious reputation is fundamental. Making sure we have a secure network and protecting our digital assets and databases is paramount.”
Network Discovery. This new service performs a complete network scan to generate a visual map of every connected device, providing Firebox administrators total visibility into all assets on their network.