What is Next Generation AV? – Managed Next Generation Anti-Virus

NextGen Anti Virus is a replacement to traditional signature based antivirus. The solution is deployed in the same way as an AV product with a security software application installed on business servers and end user workstations. The NGAV software uses signature-less, advanced behavioural and machine learning techniques combined with artificial intelligence (AI), behavioural detection, machine learning algorithms, and exploit mitigation to detect exploitation of known and unknown threats.

ConnectDS deploy the Next Generation Anti Virus agent on all devices with a cloud console, being a cloud managed solution, no onsite hardware is required. The lightweight Anti Virus agent does not impact performance and can implemented across all devices in your environment within a matter of hours.

Our Next Generation AV solution also provides blocking of malicious websites, greatly reducing the risk of a malicious file making its way onto your users’ endpoints from the initial network communication.

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ConnectDS provide a fully managed, proactive, next-gen antivirus solutions and also reseller services for NGAV to protect our clients businesses from advanced cyber attacks. Our NGAV managed services are monitored and maintained by our 24/7 UK Security Operations Centre (SOC).

Why do I need a Managed Next Generation Anti-Virus Solution?

Next Gen Anti-Virus Trojan Horse Detection

Malware is no longer always delivered as a file. Attacks now use techniques leveraging macros, execution, in-memory, and other fileless techniques, with these attacks becoming significantly more common in recent years. ConnectDS provide fully managed Next Generation Anti Virus (NGAV) services to UK businesses, our expertise leveraging the NGAV solution has been designed to protect your business against these advanced cyber threats.

A Next Generation AV overcomes the limitations of traditional antivirus becoming a more complete, effective endpoint solution and provides pre-execution protection to detect and prevent advanced threats. With the increase of remote and home workers it is more important than ever that these endpoints are equipped with adequate protection to detect and mitigate cyber threats.

This service provides continuous monitoring from our Security Operations Centre (SOC) to protect your organisation from both known and unknown threats; pre-execution, on-execution and post-execution.

Frequently Asked Questions about Next Generation Anti-Virus:

Please see below for some common questions on our NG Anti-Virus solutions, if you would prefer to speak to someone then give us a call and speak to one of our team in our Surrey or London offices to understand your requirements and learn how our security experts support other businesses in the United Kingdom (UK).

NGAV stands for Next Generation Anti Virus.

Next Generation Anti Virus (NGAV) overcomes the limitations of traditional antivirus with the ability to perform advanced malware detection and blocking on never seen before viruses.

The best solution for your business depends on the size of the business, the network architecture and the resource available. ConnectDS offer NGAV resale and also deliver as a part of a fully managed NGAV service to provide our clients with the technologies and expertise with our trusted processes and procedures for endpoint security.

Absolutely, Speak to us today and we can work with you to scope your requirements for purchasing Next Generation Anti Virus as a product or a fully managed service so your business devices can secure against advanced threats.

Fileless Malware is a type of malicious software that uses legitimate programs to infect a computer. It does not rely on files and leaves no footprint, making it challenging to detect using traditional anti virus software.

The top NGAV Vendors are: Carbon Black, SentinelOne, Crowdstrike, Cylance and Microsoft, ConnectDS can work with your business to help you determine which product may be best suited to protect against advanced threats.

ConnectDS will be happy to demonstrate the value of our Next Gen AV solutions and managed services either in a proof of concept in your live environment or in our lab where we can perform some tests with new malware samples and benchmarked against your current AV product!

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