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Businesses Run to Whitelisting for Business Security

Global Ransomware Attacks Bring Attention to Whitelisting

Business turns to Application Whitelisting for System Security. After the global ransomware attack, WannaCry, PC Matic saw an exponential spike in sales. As other variants of ransomware such as BadRabbit, Cryptolocker, Locky and GandCrab became prevalent, PC Matic saw even greater demand for ransomware protection solutions. Businesses began to understand the importance of malware prevention, and how an application whitelisting solution is the best defense.

PC Matic Pro and PC Matic MSP, the B2B versions of PC Matic, experienced sales spikes of 250+% quarter over quarter. The business cybersecurity products reflect an increase of 353% year over year. Company-wide, year over year, sales have increased by 32+%.

PC Matic PRO is a best-in-class small business to enterprise business security software blocking ransomware or malware from running on any network endpoint or device. PC Matic uses business application whitelisting solutions to protect all size businesses from cyber-attacks.

For Managed Service Providers (MSPs) who need the ultimate anti-malware and ransomware protection for their IT assets and client systems, PC Matic PRO for Managed Service Providers provides secure remote desktop access, zero-touch endpoint and device authentication and management.

Application Whitelisting for Home and Business Security

Whitelisting applications for business network security is one of the best ways to prevent ransomware and malware attacks. Any file, script or process not already on the app whitelist will not run on a device. Clearly, this prevents malicious code from installing itself and executing on a machine from which to further launch cyber attacks. Read more how to prevent ransomware attacks.

In conclusion, read more about ransomware incidents and how to protect your data from cybercriminals.

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