What is Malware Protection?
Malware protection software, traditionally referred to as Anti-Virus, is designed to protect your systems from malicious software. By actively monitoring connections and scanning files it detects and removes malicious software, susiquently preventing access to your data or systems.
What is Malware?
Malware is short for malicious software, it is any type of software that is designed to have a negative effect on computing and networking systems. Trojans, Worms, Rootkits, Viruses and other threats all fall under the banner of Malware.
In 2019 it is expected that businesses will pay up to 11.5 Billion in ransomware demands. In 2015 the global cost of malware was at 500 Billion, this year that is expected to total around 2 Trillion Dollars. With many businesses falling victim to ransomware malware infection can prove to be catastrophic.
By deploying malware defences to your network endpoints it is possible to prevent the compromise of devices and the spread of worm-able malware before an impact to confidentiality, integrity and availability occurs.