CLIFTON, N.J. and CAPETOWN, South Africa, Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comodo Cybersecurity, a leader in innovative cybersecurity solutions, and 1-grid.com, the company specializing in hosting for small to mid-size businesses (SMB) in South Africa, today announced a partnership in which 1-grid.com will be bundling Comodo cWatch Web security tools together with its web hosting services.

The need for world-class cybersecurity is not limited to large enterprise organizations. The gamut of customers served by 1-grid.com find themselves under assault – 61% of malware victims are categorized as small businesses (Ponemon Institute 2017) and that attacks are becoming more severe and sophisticated. An increasingly common vector for attacks lies in compromised web sites, from which unsuspecting visitors download malware from which cyber-criminals control botnets and launch DDoS attacks.

“1-grid.com is a leader in its marketplace in providing managed services for its online SMB customers,” noted Jeffrey Eckhaus, Comodo VP Web Security Solutions. “Including Comodo cWatch Web in the 1-grid.com hosting control panel streamlines security implementation for hosting customers. With a single click, small business web sites gain comprehensive protection from malware and other cybersecurity threats.”

“Together with Comodo, 1-grid.com stands at the forefront in the fight against cybercrime,” added Thomas Vollrath, head of 1-grid.com hosting business. “Comodo is the ideal partner and cWatch Web the best offering to serve the cybersecurity needs of our market here in South Africa. Comodo makes it easy to help customers secure their web properties, fueling our growth and building customer confidence.”

About cWatch Web

cWatch Web is a comprehensive, proactive cybersecurity solution. cWatch Web offers an array of features designed to benefit site owners, building upon a unique 6-layer stack of security technology that provides complete protection for any website. The solution also ensures early detection, immediate remediation and preemptive preventative measures, including site scanning. And cWatch Web is the world’s only web cybersecurity solution to offer free website malware removal. For more information, visit https://cwatch.comodo.com/ and read our blog at https://cwatch.comodo.com/blog.

About Comodo Cybersecurity

In a world where preventing all cyberattacks is impossible, Comodo Cybersecurity delivers an innovative cybersecurity platform that protects enterprise and SMB IT, across the LAN, web and cloud. The Comodo One platform enables customers to protect their systems and data against even military-grade threats, including zero-day attacks. Comodo Cybersecurity has experts and analysts in 193 countries, protects 87 million endpoints and serves 200,000 customers globally. Based in Clifton, New Jersey, the company has a 20-year history of protecting the most sensitive data for both businesses and consumers worldwide. For more information, visit comodo.com or our blog. You can also follow us on Twitter (@ComodoDesktop) and LinkedIn.

About 1-grid.com

With a focus on the SMB market in South Africa, 1-grid.com offers domain, web and email hosting, SSL and Malware security solutions, website build services and online marketing expertise to their customers. Our purpose is to be part of the entrepreneurial energy of the African market, to be an online partner for SMEs and to enable their growth into the digital space.

Contact:
Deb Montner, Montner Tech PR
dmontner@montner.com
203-226-9290