PC Pitstop and PC Matic Pro win in the 13th Annual 2018 IT World Award® for IT Vendor Achievement and Endpoint Security

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The Information Technology Industry’s Coveted Hot Companies and Best Products Award Winners will be honored at the 2018 SVUS Red Carpet Awards Ceremony Dinner in San Francisco on Monday, July 30, 2018. Sioux City, Iowa – June 27, 2018 – PC Pitstop, makers of PC Matic Pro announced today that Network Products Guide, industry’s leading […]

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PC Pitstop Earns Major Awards in Leadership, Professional Development and Management

PC Pitstop, headquartered in Sioux City, Iowa has outperformed other well-known small and medium-sized companies on recent business rankings conducted by Comparably.  Comparably uses employee feedback to gather information comprehensive compensation and culture data within the organization.  They then rank the companies based on this employee feedback. PC Pitstop Earns Recognition by Comparably for Three Major Categories […]

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PC Pitstop Wins 2018 InfoSec Award as Market Leader for Anti-Malware Solutions

Cyber Defense Magazine Names PC Pitstop, Makers of PC Matic Pro, Market Leader in Malware Detection Sioux City, Iowa, April 16, 2018 – PC Pitstop, the leader in preventative malware detection, today announced that Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine, has honored PC Pitstop, the makers of PC Matic Pro, in its […]

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PC Matic Pro Named Finalist in Cyber Defense Magazine’s InfoSec Awards

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Cyber Defense Magazine Names 2018 InfoSec Awards Finalists Over the last six months, Cyber Defense Magazine has read through over 3,000 nominations for their coveted 2018 InfoSec Awards.  After proper review, the judges have named the finalists.  PC Pitstop is honored to be named one of Cyber Defense Magazine’s 2018 InfoSec Awards finalists for its […]

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PC Matic Pro Named Winner in the 14th Annual Info Security PG’s 2018 Global Excellence Awards®

Sioux City, Iowa – March 6, 2018 – PC Pitstop announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide, has named PC Matic Pro a winner in the 14th Annual 2018 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® for Most Innovative Security Product of the Year. These prestigious global […]

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PC Pitstop Named Winner in the 14th Annual Info Security PG’s 2018 Global Excellence Awards®

Sioux City, Iowa – March 6, 2018 – PC Pitstop announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide, has named PC Pitstop a winner in the 14th Annual 2018 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® for Cyber Security Vendor Achievement of the Year. These prestigious global awards […]

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TKK Electronics Partners with PC Matic Pro Security Solutions on Savvik National Contract for 6,500+ Member State and Local Government Agencies

PC Matic Pro Security Solutions now available at volume contract pricing for Savvik member agencies Sioux City, Iowa, February 20, 2017 – TKK Electronics, LLC won a significant national contract with Savvik to provide a range of technology products to its 6,500 member agencies in the United States.  Products available on the contract range from laptops […]

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Rob Cheng, CEO and Founder of PC Pitstop, Recognized as 2018 CRN® Channel Chief

PC Pitstop Founder and CEO, Rob Cheng, Named as  CRN Channel Chief Sioux City, Iowa, February 12, 2018 – PC Pitstop, an American leader in end-point and server security, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has added Rob Cheng, Founder and CEO, to its prestigious list of 2018 Channel Chiefs. The […]

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PC Pitstop Earns Top Honors on Comparably

PC Pitstop Named One of the Best Place to Work in 2017 PC Pitstop, headquartered in Sioux City, Iowa and it’s management team has outperformed other well-known small and medium sized companies on a recent business ranking by Comparably. The company ranked No. 36 on Comparably’s Best Places to Work of 2017 ranking list released on November 30, […]

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PC Matic Pro Wins Most Innovative Product of the Year – SMB

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PC Matic Pro Wins Gold in Best in Biz Awards 2017 PC Pitstop, makers of PC Matic Pro, are thrilled to announce receiving the gold level Best in Biz Award for Most Innovative Product of the Year – SMB Sioux City, Iowa – November 29, 2017 – PC Matic Pro has been named a gold winner […]

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PC Matic Named Best Anti-Malware Solution by American Security Today

PC Matic Awarded Platinum ASTORS Award Last week, PC Pitstop, the makers of PC Matic were awarded the Platinum ASTORS Award for the Best Anti-Malware Solution by American Security Today. American Security Today’s 2017 ASTORS Homeland Awards Presentation Luncheon at ISC East was an overwhelming success.  The ceremony brought over 100 professionals from across North America and the […]

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Application Whitelisting — Is it Feasible for the Medical Field?

Application Control for Medical Professionals Decision Health recently published a lengthy article on Plan B News regarding application whitelisting within the medial field.  With the advanced technological methods being used within the healthcare industry, and the ever-evolving software, IT administrators were curious if whitelisting could fit in this field.  Roy Edroso stated application whitelisting is […]

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Why do Employees Continue to Bypass IT Regulations?

Non-Compliance for IT Regulations Remains a Big Issue for Companies Compliance with IT regulations continues to be an issue for most companies throughout the world.  IT experts weighed in on this very issue just a few weeks ago.  However, additional insight has been provided. Employees have various motives for not complying with IT regulations.  According […]

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CRN Names PC Matic As One of the Hottest Products

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CRN Names Hot Products to Check Out Right Now CRN is the top news source for solution providers and the IT channel, providing up-to-date technology news as well as IT vendor and product reviews.  Recently they shared the 30 hottest products that business professionals need to check out right now.  PC Matic was honored to […]

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Cyber Security Experts Weigh In — Employee Non-Compliance

Why do employees bypass IT regulations? Recently seven different cyber security experts provided insight regarding the lack of employee compliance with a company’s IT regulations.  The input ranged from immediate gratification to simple ignorance. PC Matic’s Vice President of Cyber Security shared, “Another reason being, some employees simply don’t ask IT for help.  Instead, they […]

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PC Pitstop Named One of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies — Again!

Inc. Magazine Unveils 36th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000 For the 2nd Time, PC Pitstop Appears on the Inc. 5000 list, Ranking No. 4511 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 54.9% NEW YORK, August 17, 2017 — Inc. magazine today ranked PC Pitstop NO. 4511 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious […]

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PC Pitstop Welcomes Relationship-Building Calls from Investors

By: Deborah Balshem Published to: Mergermarket,  the leading provider of forward-looking M&A intelligence and data to M&A professionals and corporates around the world. PC Pitstop, a privately held anti-virus software firm, would like to develop relationships with the investment community now in anticipation of a future outside investment, said CEO Rob Cheng. The 57-year-old executive […]

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How To Crash A Cyber Criminal’s Empire

It seems like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be.  However, it does require the cooperation of everyone, which can be quite overwhelming. PC Matic’s CEO, Rob Cheng, recently wrote an article featured in Computer World, titled Winning the war on ransomware.  As you read through this publication you will begin to understand […]

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WannaCrypt Ransomware: Protecting your computers against the latest ransomware

Over the past few days, many businesses have reported infections from the latest round of ransomware called WannaCrypt. This massive cyberattack is likely to have stemmed from stolen tools used by the National Security Agency (NSA). Due to the rate of infection, and the number of machines being infected by WannaCrypt, Microsoft has released an […]

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PC Pitstop Increases Traction With Solution Providers

CRN Names PC Pitstop on 2017 Top 100 Security List PC Pitstop, makers of PC Matic Pro and PC Matic MSP, has been boosting their traction with solution providers with their advanced security solution.  The core of the PC Matic security features include an automated, global whitelist approach, along with fileless ransomware detection.  These two […]

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Trump Repeals ISP Regulations

ISP Regulations Repealed — Your Browsing Data Now Available to Highest Bidder Yesterday, April 3, 2017, President Trump signed a law repealing ISP regulations on selling consumer’s browsing data.  The law is not going to take effect until December of 2017.  Once the law does go into effect, ISPs will have the authorization to sell […]

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Landing an IoT Job – What You Must Know

PC Pitstop Vice President of Cyber Security, Dodi Glenn, was featured in Josh Fruhlinger’s article 7 tips for landing an IoT job.  Fruhlinger’s article was featured on Hewlett Packard Enterprise website, which you can access here. Dodi focused on what individuals need to know in order to enter the Internet of Things (IoT) industry.  He stated, […]

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Experts Weigh In On Expected Cyber Security Trends of 2017

2017 – Expected Cyber Security Trends A new year brings new cyber security trends, and a group of experts weighed in on this very topic to Techopedia.  Each expert had their own opinions on the latest trends and threats that our cyber security infrastructure may be facing in 2017.  PC Matic’s Vice President of Cyber Security, […]

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Application Whitelisting – The Only Protection Against Ransomware

Application whitelisting provides the final piece to the endpoint security solution puzzle. When trying to battle today’s cyber criminals, PC users must always be on the defense.  This includes consistently trying to anticipate the hacker’s next move.  This can be incredibly difficult.  What if there was a security solution that did that for you? Application whitelisting […]

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PC Matic Earns Best New Product of the Year Award by Best in Biz

November 30, 2016 – PC Matic has been named a bronze winner in Best New Product of the Year – SMB in Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts. Developed, researched, and supported in the U.S., PC Matic is the only trusted security […]

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Security Vulnerabilities Caused by Those Claiming to be Tech Savvy

Can you be too tech savvy? There are several things that you can do on your PC that will create a negatively impact.  Many PC users view themselves as being rather tech savvy, therefore they believe they are far more secure against these threats.  Unfortunately that is not the case.  Sometimes PC users, both home and […]

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Gartner Named PC Pitstop, Makers of PC Matic, as an Innovative Vendor in Application Control

PC Pitstop, makers of PC Matic, are pleased to announced they were cited as an Innovative Vendor in Application Control in the Gartner Event Summary: Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2016 — London, report published 27 October 2016  by Gartner, the world’s leading information technology company. PC Pitstop provides expert advice to its clients on […]

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