Category Archives: WatchGuard Technologies

6.8% of the top 100,000 websites still accept old, insecure SSL versions

Mac-based malware has appeared on the list of the top ten most common types of malware for the first time in WatchGuard’s quarterly Internet security report. The Mac scareware appeared in sixth place in WatchGuard’s latest Q3 2018 report and is primarily delivered by email to trick victims into installing fake cleaning software. Researchers also found that 6.8 percent of the world’s top 100,000 websites still accept old, insecure versions of the SSL encryption protocol, … More

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WatchGuard Technologies expands SD-WAN capabilities to its security platform

WatchGuard Technologies released version 12.3 of its Fireware operating system for its Firebox Unified Security Platform appliances. Key to this update are added path selection capabilities that allow organizations to optimize WAN resources across networks while securing branch locations with a UTM platform focused on defense in depth. SD-WAN implementations are RapidDeploy, WatchGuard’s centralized deployment solution. Businesses and Managed Service Providers (MSPs) can utilize this new SD-WAN functionality to upgrade site-based security, improve network efficiency, … More

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