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Overwatch by High Wire Networks Named to MSSP Alert’s Top 250 MSSPs List for 2020 Fourth-Annual List Honors Leading MSSP, MDR and SOCaaS Cybersecurity Companies Worldwide CHICAGO – September 18, 2020 MSSP Alert, published by… Read more
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Cybersecurity- How to Find the Right Partner In this 28 minute video, Jeremy Cullen (former MSP owner and current Overwatch channel enablement specialist) sits down with CTO… Read more
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Overwatch University: Cybersecurity Sales & Marketing (Open Registration) REGISTRATION LINKS BELOW How to increase MRR by effectively selling and marketing managed security services to your clients As a… Read more
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Overwatch Managed Security for MSPs in 60 Seconds Why partner with Overwatch to co-manage security services? We explain in 60 seconds. [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I9SE7ZRMMZs[/embedyt] Read more
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High Wire Networks Names Anthony Sparber as Director of Front Line Maintenance 30-year Service Delivery and Operations Veteran Joins Leading Global Technical Services Firm to Augment On-demand Reactive Services High Wire Networks,… Read more
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High Wire Networks Wins 2020 Visionary Spotlight Award for Overwatch Managed Security ChannelVision Magazine Honors Cybersecurity Company for Innovation and Enabling Channel Partners to Become Trusted Advisers ChannelVision Magazine has recognized High Wire Networks,… Read more
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High Wire Networks Boosts Platform Capacity to Meet MSP’s Demand for Overwatch Managed Security Services Investment is the First Step in Multiyear, Multimillion-dollar Expansion Plan to Enhance Processing, Reliability, Features and Reporting High Wire Networks,… Read more
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Are You Up to Date with Your Windows Products? The Overwatch Security Operations Center (SOC) has issued an important reminder for Windows users. Certain Windows products are reaching the… Read more
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High Wire Networks Partners with The TNS Group to Deliver Overwatch 24/7 Cybersecurity Solutions A Top 200 Managed Service Provider Provides Overwatch Managed Security Offering to Clients in the New York Metro Area and… Read more
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The Frightening Truth About TikTok Consider these risks. By David Barton, Chief Technology Officer TikTok, a very popular app that shares videos, is under fire… Read more
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Six Shortcuts to Help Managed Service Providers Educate Clients on Cybersecurity Every MSP should be educating clients on cybersecurity. If you aren’t, what are you waiting for? By Travis Ray, Director of Channel Sales, Overwatch… Read more
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BCS ISIT Joins Overwatch Managed Security Partner Program to Deliver Comprehensive Cybersecurity Services to Businesses Managed Service Provider to Offer Data Protection and Cybersecurity Compliance to Businesses in Financial, Health Care and Manufacturing Industries High… Read more
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High Wire Networks Adds XDR Expert and Cybersecurity Analyst as Technical Liaison to MSPs Delivering Overwatch Managed Security Ryan Harrison Joins Overwatch Team as Senior Manager of Cybersecurity to Help MSPs Evaluate Threat Landscapes and Develop Cybersecurity Playbooks… Read more
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Is Your OOO Message a Security Risk? Are you providing too much information in your Out Of Office notifications? Details around your day or time of return,… Read more
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Cybercrime Fighter Travis Ray Joins High Wire Networks as Director of Channel Sales for Overwatch Managed Security 15-year Technology Sales Veteran Bolsters Team of Trusted Advisers Helping Managed Services Providers (MSPs) Succeed with Cybersecurity High Wire Networks,… Read more
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Overwatch Delivers Next-gen Cloud Detection and Response Cybersecurity Solution Managed Security Platform Extends Protections to the Cloud with Real-Time Visibility into IaaS, PaaS and SaaS Apps High Wire Networks,… Read more
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You + Overwatch Equals Opportunity in Cybersecurity If you’ve been in the technology channel a long time, you’ve seen a lot of business models. For years the… Read more
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High Wire Networks Teams with SYNNEX Corporation to Distribute Overwatch Managed Security to IT Solution Providers Alliance Enables SYNNEX Partners to Deliver Holistic Security Services to Underserved Small and Medium Businesses High Wire Networks, a leading… Read more
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ZTRA Securely Allows Over 5,000 3rd Party Users Inside Network One of the largest private banks in Turkey leveraged ZTRA. The financial institution gives 3rd party organizations and users access… Read more
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ZTRA Secures 300 Educational Institutions in 40 Countries in One Day Challenge/Opportunity: More than 10,000 instructors employed under an educational foundation have access to critical portals where they enter their students’… Read more
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Big Companies Not Immune to Ransomware! By David Barton, CTO Over the weekend, Maze ransomware hit a very large IT services company, according to Bleeping Computer.… Read more
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What Is A Next-gen SIEM/SOC? [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92Rz0qluRWc[/embedyt] Read more
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Two Truths and A Lie [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HDYSPoKmrpQ[/embedyt] Read more
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Zero Trust Remote Access: A Better Approach to VPN Learn more about the Overwatch Zero Trust Remote Access FREE Trial. To access the playlist, click the arrow at the… Read more
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[Webinar] Are You Prepared for COVID-19, Cyberattacks, or Any Disaster? A recording from our Incident Response webinar, led by CISO Phil Burnett and CTO David Barton, and moderated by Susanna… Read more
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Overwatch Aware: Fun, Security Awareness Training Learn how you can get free Security Awareness Training through our Overwatch Managed Security Platform. [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8lQ_DjH4QWU[/embedyt]   Read more
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What is Open- XDR? [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F48NsnURxPQ[/embedyt] Read more
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Next-gen SIEM (XDR) Demo [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcjjtvrDJY0[/embedyt] Read more
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Security Point Solutions vs Platform Overwatch Managed Security is a better strategy that combines the right mix of people, processes and tools, including an integrated… Read more
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MSP Expo/Tech Super Show Interview w/ CEO Mark Porter Rich Tehrani, President of TMCnet interviewed CEO Mark Porter about the growth of Overwatch Managed Security at the 2020 Tech… Read more
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What every MSP and Business Can Do Sans a CISO Phil Burnett, CISO of Overwatch by High Wire Networks, sits down with Susanna Song and shares simple ways to keep… Read more
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MSPs: Easy Targets (who don’t have to be) Phil Burnett, CISO of Overwatch by High Wire Networks, shares what MSPs can do to protect themselves and their customers… Read more
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[Webinar] Incident Response Plan for 2020 [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mrgk2MYid64[/embedyt] Read more
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Meet High Wire’s CISO [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nUeaTf_2kCs[/embedyt] Read more
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The Genesis of Overwatch Managed Security High Wire Networks has been a trusted partners to VARs and MSPs for 20 years. In 2018, High Wire started… Read more
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Overwatch: Cybersecurity Protection for Businesses of All Sizes In this 30 second video, end-customers (enterprise and SMBs) learn about the benefits of leveraging a managed comprehensive cybersecurity platform.… Read more
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MSPs: Bridge the Security Gap Jeremy Cullen, a former vCIO and President/Co-owner of two MSPs, offers practical solutions to get MSPs on the right track… Read more
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The MSP Cybersecurity Opportunity Join the Overwatch Partner Program. [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UbU3tb2Pjn8[/embedyt] Read more
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Overwatch University: Get Security Smart for Free (Registration Links Below) It’s no secret that the demand for cybersecurity expertise is high yet the talent pool remains low. That means security… Read more
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3 Steps to Building an Effective Cybersecurity Incident Response Plan Cybersecurity is not only about prevention, it’s about response. Think of it this way: You need to lock your doors,… Read more
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Secure Data, Protect Clients and Avoid Phishing in a Pandemic with High Wire Networks (Podcast included) “As with any disaster recovery, you first have to find out what is essential to your business that you have… Read more
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High Wire Networks Taps Cybersecurity Expert David Barton as CTO for Overwatch Managed Security Platform-as-a-Service 20-Year IT Veteran to Ensure Platform Integrity, Serve as Trusted Technology Adviser to MSPs and Their Business Clients High Wire… Read more
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WEBINAR: Cyberattack & Response (Part 1)   What would you do if you were under cyberattack? It’s not a question of if, but when your business will… Read more
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8 Best Cybersecurity Practices for Working Remotely If you and/or your employees are working remotely due to COVID-19, please consider these recommendations. It is imperative we keep… Read more
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MSP Customer Mistakenly Think Their Security is Included But They Can Be with Managed Security Platform as a Service Businesses are becoming more aware of cybersecurity risks. At… Read more
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High Wire Networks Supports Global Delivery of Overwatch Managed Security Services with New International Data Center Guernsey-based Facility Boosts Availability, Georedundancy & GPDR Compliance for Businesses Around the World. High Wire Networks, a leading provider of… Read more
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MSPs, Build Trust by Solving Clients’ Biggest Business Problem: Security MSP Today Q&A with High Wire Networks’ CEO Mark Porter Security is a business problem, not a technology problem, said… Read more
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High Wire Networks Introduces Overwatch 24/7 as Cornerstone for Overwatch Managed Security Platform as a Service Solution Goes Beyond SIEM, Combining XDR Technology & 24/7 Security Operations Center as a Service to MSPs and Their Clients… Read more
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Experience a Cyberattack & Response in a Real Time Simulation MSPs, IT and Business Leaders Invited to Half-Day Event Demonstrating Step-by-Step Incident Detection & Response High Wire Networks, a leading… Read more
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Public Agency Centralizes Security with a New Security Operations Center A state government agency based in the Northeast wanted to ensure the tightest security posture in light of recent cyber-ransom… Read more
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Simplify Compliance with New York’s SHIELD Act Overwatch Managed Security Checks All the Boxes The state of New York is tightening up data privacy and security rules… Read more
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What Can We Do About the Cyber-Workforce Crisis? The cybersecurity workforce shortage is not hypothetical: According to the ISC(2) cyber-certification group, the size of the current workforce leaves… Read more
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Privacy Laws in 2020: What to Watch For As we head into 2020, the debate over what tech giants do with private consumer information has reached an all-time… Read more
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2020’s “Most Wanted” Cybercrimes: Top 5 Security Threats to Watch Out for in the New Year Crime never sleeps – but it evolves. After a year marked ransomware, business email compromise (BEC) fraud and an increase… Read more
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6 Things You Should Know About XDR XDR is the new kid on the security block. And, it’s stealing all the attention from the popular, but older… Read more
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High Wire Networks Taps Managed Security Veteran to Enable Channel Partners to Deliver Overwatch Cybersecurity Services [Jeremy Cullen to Leverage Overwatch’s Streamlined Quoting and Onboarding Processes to Engineer Cybersecurity Solutions for MSPs and Their Clients] CHICAGO… Read more
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Beware! The IRS may not be the IRS By: Nick Pratt (Overwatch Security Analyst) and Ben Weerts (Overwatch Inside Sales/Marketing) As we approach the October 15 extension deadline,… Read more
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High Wire Networks Hires Veteran CISO to Lead Overwatch Managed Security Platform-as-a-Service [Philip Burnett’s Leadership Fortifies MSSP’s Position as Trusted Authority in Cybersecurity for Sales Partners and Their Business Clients]  CHICAGO –… Read more
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High Wire Networks Adds Strategic International Partner to Offer Cybersecurity Outside of the U.S. West Sealand Digital to Sell the Overwatch Managed Security Platform-as-a-Service to SMBs in EMEA Countries  CHICAGO & GUERNSEY – September… Read more
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ChannelPro Network Interviews Overwatch Joel Zaidspiner from The ChannelPro Network met with the Overwatch Managed Security team last month at ChannelCon by CompTIA  in… Read more
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Overwatch Simplifies Cybersecurity Overwatch Managed Security, High Wire’s security service, attended CompTIA’s annual convention, ChannelCon, August 5-7, 2019, in Las Vegas.  Josue Vargas, the Director of… Read more
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Podcast: COMPTIA CHANNELCON – Special Feature High Wire, a global service provider, delivers Overwatch full service cyber security to SMBs through their Channel Partners. Read more
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High Wire Networks’ Certified Ethical Hacker to Address State of Cybersecurity at ChannelCon 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE High Wire Networks’ Certified Ethical Hacker to Address State of Cybersecurity at ChannelCon 2019 Josue Vargas, Director… Read more
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Overwatch SOC Bolsters Security for Technology Customer The Overwatch Protection:   Overwatch Security Analysts, monitoring a customer's network, last month, discovered cybercriminals attempting to log-in to their… Read more
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4 Steps to Effective IT Security Marketing 4 Steps to Effective IT Security Marketing If there is one advantage marketing IT security products, it is that you… Read more
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5 Signs that your End-Users Need a Security Service Boost In business today, digital security is one of the most important functions that any IT department is responsible for, and… Read more
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2019 Security Trends, and How they Affect your Customers In the wake of the surprisingly high volume of serious data breaches that hit businesses of all sizes (and impacted… Read more
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How to Market MDR Services to End- Users and Make it Click If the key to resonating with your intended audience can be boiled down to any one consideration, it is that… Read more
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Overwatch: MSSP Partner of the Year High Wire Networks' Overwatch Managed Security was awarded and named "Master MSSP Partner of the Year" at Seceon, Inc.'s  annual… Read more
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BLOG: Why you don’t want to miss this webinar By: Stan Herring, Director of Product & Strategy I'm excited about the seminar because it's an opportunity to share with… Read more
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WEBINAR: A New Paradigm for Service Providers Join us on March 21st at 1:00pm CST Subject matter experts from High Wire's Networks' Overwatch Managed Security Services &… Read more
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Overwatch Partners with Next Gen. Cloud VPN High Wire Networks’ Overwatch Managed Security bolsters its holistic security platform, announcing today it now offers a business class, cloud-based… Read more
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The ultimate guide to marketing and selling security services There is nothing more important than a first impression, and in business, your first impression is usually made through marketing,… Read more
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The difference between machine learning and artificial intelligence in your security platform When one thinks of artificial intelligence or machine learning, the first place people often go to is science fiction--sentient computers,… Read more
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The 6 Key Ingredients that Make a High-Performance SOCaaS Solution It seems like hardly a week goes by without another high-profile data breach making the headlines. Not even data fortresses… Read more
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The core components of a proper cybersecurity offering for MSPs While today's technological advances have certainly facilitated the way many industries do business both locally and globally, it has also… Read more
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Security operations center: Build or outsource? Modern IT security teams have a challenging job, with a constantly evolving threat landscape, and the realization that only a… Read more
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October is National Cybersecurity Month. So What? Posted on October 25, 2018 by Susanna Song If you're wondering, so what? Keep reading. There's a reason why cybersecurity is no longer… Read more
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Cyberattack: Criminals may already be inside your network Posted on October 09, 2018 by Stan Herring, Director of Product & Strategy As a savvy IT manager, you’ve methodically… Read more
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Overwatch Managed Endpoint Security Partner, Sophos, Named to Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant For the seventh year in a row, High Wire Network’s managed endpoint security partner, Sophos, is a recognized Leader in… Read more
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High Wire Networks Joins Sophos to Deliver Managed Endpoint Security for Channel Partners High Wire Networks’ Overwatch Managed Security today announced it has joined the Sophos Partner Program.  Overwatch channel partners can now… Read more
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Unseen threats to Maritime Security Posted on August 15, 2018 by Josue Vargas — Leave a comment Last month, COSCO or China Ocean Shipping Company, which is known as one of the… Read more
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Are Your Vendors Secure? By Mark Porter, President and CEO of High Wire Networks Every day we hear about another large corporation with a… Read more
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ATLANTA: When Security Planning Comes Too Late Posted on June 19, 2018 by Josue Vargas When the city of Atlanta came under attack by the SamSam ransomware on March 22nd,… Read more

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