Sophos today released its latest Security Threat Report. The report outlines the significant changes in cybercriminal behavior over the course of last year and a forecast for their preferred methods of attack in 2014. This year cybercriminals continued the theme of professionalization of their "industry," offering easy-to-buy-and-use services that amplified the scale of cybercrime to never before seen levels.
Research reveals over half of SMBs globally do not see cyber attack as a significant risk
Sophos today announced that it was named ‘Security Vendor of the Year’ at last night’s Computer Reseller News, Channel Awards ceremony in London. The award recognises Sophos’s overall contribution to business development and commitment to understanding partner business needs through its 100% ‘channel first’ reseller strategy. Now in its 20th year, the CRN awards represent the pinnacle of achievement in the UK market, rewarding outstanding performance in the IT channel.
Sophos today announced that the Paideia School of Atlanta, Georgia, US, has deployed the latest version of Sophos Mobile Control for best-in-class mobile device management. Currently available, Sophos Mobile Control enables organizations of all sizes to use mobile devices such as iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phones, to get work done – simply, securely and reliably.
November 11, 2013 – Sophos today announced a “Test Drive” of Sophos UTM on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Working with partner 8K Miles, a global Cloud services provider and an early AWS Premier Consulting Partner, Sophos has created a dedicated Cloud-enabled UTM running in AWS for customers to easily evaluate and test a variety of use cases.
November 4, 2013 – Sophos today announced the appointment of Dan Schiappa as new general manager of the Sophos End User Security Group. Schiappa will be based in Sophos’ Boston office and will report to Sophos CEO Kris Hagerman.
Sophos today announced the Michael Valentine has been named a top IT executive for the mid-market by CRN. Valentine serves as senior vice president of worldwide sales for Sophos.
Sophos today announced a strategy to deliver cloud-managed security solutions that appeal to organizations seeking a simpler approach to IT security. Sophos Cloud is an easy to use security service that provides essential protection for today’s advanced threats. This first version of Sophos Cloud provides protection at the endpoint.
Sophos announced today the appointment of Mary Winfield as Senior Vice President, Global Technical Services. Winfield will be based in the company’s Silicon Valley office and will report to Sophos CEO Kris Hagerman.
Sophos today announced it is once again positioned in the Leaders quadrant of Gartner, Inc's 2013 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Data Protection.