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New Release Fireware 12.5 Availability for Download

Fireware 12.5 – General Availability We are pleased to announce that Fireware 12.5 and the corresponding WSM 12.5 software are now Generally Available (GA) for download from the WatchGuard software download center. The Release Notes provide full details on enhancements and resolved issues. With each new feature release, we also provide a What’s New presentation and webinar recording that provide a comprehensive explanation of […]

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How to Prevent Employees From Falling For Phishing Attacks

Phishing awareness training should include the latest phishing delivery method: text messages. While text message phishing tends to go after user’s bank accounts, there is nothing to stop an attacker with knowledge of a company’s organizational structure from pretending to be the CFO in an “urgent” text to a finance employee

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2019 Security Predictions

This year the team at the WatchGuard Threat Lab imagined a string of attacks that could lead to a cybersecurity apocalypse

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Why Cloud-Based Multi-Factor Authentication is a Perfect Fit for VARs and MSSPs

The market for multi-factor authentication (MFA) technologies has been growing steadily as businesses and customers realize the weaknesses of relying on passwords alone. This technology used to be too expensive and burdensome to deploy to be cost-effective for mid-market businesses and the solution providers that serve them, but new cloud-managed MFA solutions are changing that […]

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WatchGuard’s Wi-Fi security outperforms competition

Assessing the Security Capabilities of Top Wi-fi Solutions According to new research from Miercom, a leading, independent product test center, WatchGuard’s cloud-managed secure Wi-Fi solution is the only product on the market capable of automatically detecting and preventing every type of Wi-Fi security threat. These findings came from a new independent security assessment that examined four top Wi-Fi […]

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Wi-Fi is Easy. Secure Wi-Fi is the Challenge.

WiFi doesn’t give you a competitive advantage, it offers you a chance to compete. With benefits ranging from increased productivity to improved customer satisfaction, implementing a wireless network for your employees and guests has become the table stakes of doing business, but implementing the wrong technology puts your corporate data, customer privacy, and reputation at […]

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WatchGuard Processes Traffic 82% Faster than Competitors

New WatchGuard Firebox M270 Processes Traffic up to 82% Faster than Competitors Independent testing from Miercom confirms that WatchGuard’s new Firebox M270 is the industry’s fastest entry-level rack-mounted appliance when running all security services.

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WatchGuard Launches AuthPoint, Multi-Factor Authentication for Small and Midsize Businesses

New survey reveals that 61 percent of SMBs believe MFA solutions are only accessible for enterprises; WatchGuard’s new cloud-enabled AuthPoint solution delivers easy-to-manage, cost-friendly multi-factor authentication to SMBs SEATTLE – WatchGuard® Technologies, a leader in advanced network security solutions, today unveiled AuthPoint – a cloud-based multi-factor authentication (MFA) solution designed for small and midsize businesses (SMBs). MFA has always […]

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WatchGuard Acquires Percipient Networks

Acquisition supports the company’s long-standing vision of making enterprise-grade security accessible to every organization through simplification of packaging, pricing, and product usability.

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How to connect to Wi-Fi on IOS 11 and WatchGuard

After the latest IOS release on September 19, 2017. IPhone users have complained that they are unable to connect to their respective networks when they have a company enforced authentication method in place. Continue reading and see how you as an administrator can resolve this issue!