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Webroot pops the bubbly for another successful year
The cybersecurity vendor posting 15 percent year-over-year bookings growth for its fiscal year ending June 2017 as well as sealing a number of awards.
Webroot takes over Securecast in move to take cyber awareness training to mass market
Webroot has officially acquired security awareness training platform Securecast and has plans to take the new integrated solution to the mass market.
UK SMBs estimate average cost of cyberattack more than £730,000
UK SMBs estimated the average cost of a cyberattack where their customer records or critical business data were stolen at an eye-watering £737,677.
Webroot launches SecureAnywhere certification program
Webroot has launched a free SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection certification program, saying it will enable reseller to improve revenues.
Hackers steal $32m of ethereum cryptocurrency – expert commentary and advice
In the second heist this week, hackers have stolen around US$32 million - Webroot senior threat analyst shares his commentary and insights.
To pay or not to pay; protecting your business against the rising threat of ransomware
f you think you’d elect to pay, there’s no better time than now to improve your security practices as you will become a target for further attacks.
Japanese teenager caught making and sharing ransomware
14-year-old in Japan arrested for crafting and disseminating ransomware aimed to gain notoriety.
Kaseya & Webroot craft new security offering for MSPs
Webroot and Kaseya team up to offer MSPs and midsize businesses better protection from advanced cyber threats.
The cyber threats you’ll face in 2017 - and tips for defending against them
Experts warn against polymorphic malware in 2017, with Webroot's latest report offering defence strategies for emerging cyber threats.
Australia amongst top 10 for high-risk URLs – and most of those are for phishing
‘Polymorphism’ was the word of 2016, which describes each instance as unique and undetectable by traditional signature-based security approaches.
Australia catches up: Mandatory data breach reporting bill finally reaches Senate
Australia is finally seeing progression on the mandatory data breach notification laws, as the bill passed the House of Representatives last week.
Webroot's new products harness machine learning for network & web traffic security
Webroot is promising deep network and web traffic visibility in its latest platform expansion, as it brings machine learning on board.
Yahoo's 1bn user data breach: Everything you should know
Yahoo admits to history's biggest data hack, 1bn users compromised; latest breach possibly distinct from 2016's.
Webroot sheds light on the short, sharp lifecycle of phishing websites
84% of phishing sites exist for less than 24 hours. The average life cycle is less than 15 hours. But 400,000 phishing sites are appearing each month.
Malware 'more sophisticated than ever before' says Webroot
Shorter, sharper cyber-attacks are the new norm, reports Webroot, warning against fleeting malware more lethal than ever.
Webroot tackles IoT explosion with CyberFlow Analytics acquisition
Webroot strengthens cybersecurity leadership with acquisition of CyberFlow Analytics, enhancing ability to address complex threat landscape.
Russian hackers steal Olympic athletes data: Insights and advice from Webroot
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’d be aware of the recent hacking of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) - here's Webroot's insights.
Webroot's double digit road to success
Webroot sees double-digit YoY bookings growth, driven by MSPs, partnerships and market share in consumer segment.
Hacker scare shuts down Australia's census site
Australian census website reportedly targeted by foreign hackers, although government denies attack and data loss.
Cisco report reveals ransomware attacks on the rise: Expert commentary
There have been some startling findings – organisations are unprepared for future strains of more sophisticated ransomware. Here's some advice.
Webroot reveals the 8 most prevalent ransomware variants
Ransomware will continue to plague IT decision makers and organisations every single day - in fact there are 390,000 new variants today alone.
John Key's $22m cyber security announcement: Industry insider opinion
Key recently announced a $22 million fund to go towards setting up a national security agency - here is an industry insider opinion.
Webroot leads cyber security market as demand continues to grow
Webroot, a cyber security solutions provider, has experienced significant revenue growth due to increasing demand and customer wins.
Webroot, Citrix team up to target malicious IP addresses
Webroot and Citrix integrate to enhance security and scalability for enterprise customers. #cybersecurity #cloudsecurity.