Network Security

Is All in One Really All You Need from Your UTM Appliance?

Your appliance vendor will tell you that their UTM security appliance offers "all in one" protection. Most of them are exaggerating at best. In fact, most UTM appliances sized for the mid-market do not have enough layers of security to adequately protect your business. If you're considering using an appliance, and your vendor has used this...

05 September 2019 6 min read

Network Security

The Hidden Costs of Network Security and UTM Appliances for SMBs

The interesting and attractive part of a network security appliance is that you can just plug it in to your network, get it configured, purchase a support contract with your hardware vendor, and then you're all set. When one takes a look with a focus on other costs, however, the flaws and blemishes become clear. Let's take a look at some of...

21 August 2019 8 min read

SMB

Is your small business being targeted by supply chain hackers?

Find out how to protect your business from being the weak security link in the digital supply chain

06 August 2019 18 min read

SMB

Saint Gertrude High School improves efficiency with Avast Business patch management

Centrally managed antivirus improves security services for a one-person IT department at this Virginia high school

17 June 2019 8 min read

IT Security

San Diego school chooses Avast Business for advanced threat detection

Calvary Christian Academy saves hours each month using cloud-based console and achieves 100% improvement in threat detection caused by human error

30 April 2019 8 min read

SMB

Nonprofit agency gains better protection, pricing, and support with switch to Avast Business Antivirus

Umatilla-Morrow Head Start Inc. experiences night and day difference using AV and management console.

24 April 2019 9 min read

SMB

Risks IoT security issues bring to businesses

The Internet of Things (IoT) can increase efficiency, but it also comes with new risks. Find out why and how to protect your business in our article.

23 April 2019 15 min read

SMB

Web Threats Affecting SMBs in 2019

Learn more about how web threats are evolving and becoming more intelligent.

18 April 2019 14 min read

SMB

Cybersecurity: Weather is Becoming More Extreme for SMBs

Weather patterns and trends have always peaked my interest. Although, this year's seasonal changes and extreme weather seem more unpredictable than ever. For example...

15 April 2019 6 min read

SMB

Cybersecurity Monitor (Vol. 16): SMB Stats, Stories and News

We scour the internet every week here at The Monitor, to stay up-to-date on IT security news. The result is a focused, curated collection of the latest cybersecurity news, stories and reports as it relates to businesses with anywhere from 2 to 2000 employees.

05 March 2019 8 min read
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