News about lywand

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In this section, we keep you up to date. News about us, our events, our press releases and much more can be found here.



Whitelabeling allows you to customize the Security Audit Platform with your own look and feel. To complete the new feature, we have added another "treat": Read-only Access.

March 21, 2024


Everything about the NIS2 Directive

Find out everything you need to know about the NIS2 Directive in our article: When did it come into force, which organizations does it affect and what are the specific requirements?

March 8, 2024


Assessment of IT security

In this article, you will find out why we have introduced probability of occurrence as a new factor in vulnerability risk assessment, and how IT security assessment works in our Security Audit Platform.

February 28, 2024


Recap 2023

In this article, we look back on the past year and have summarised the most important things for you: newly developed features, updates on our partner network and technical insights into the security audit platform. Finally, you will find a summary of our management and an outlook for 2024.

January 24, 2024
Vertriebspartnerschaft mit Nestec

Press announcement

Partnership with Nestec

Our security audit platform is now available to IT service providers in Austria, South Tyrol and the Eastern European region via our new distribution partner Nestec. You can find all information about the new distribution partnership in our press release.

January 8, 2024


Auto Healing

Our new feature "Auto Healing" allows you to automatically fix up to 80% of your customers' internal vulnerabilities.

December 4, 2023


Potential applications of lywand

Learn how lywand, with its Consumption Model, is revolutionising the IT security portfolio for service providers, MSPs and MSSPs. Discover the diverse application possibilities and choose the right strategy for your company.

September 21, 2023


Autotask integration

From now on, partners can connect the security audit platform with their ticketing system Autotask PSA from Datto. The recommended security measures can thus be easily integrated into existing workflows and managed centrally.

September 4, 2023
Success Story von GOESYS AG


lywand is for GOESYS an "order book"

"I understood lywand in five minutes," describes Peter Bruchmüller, Managing Director of GOESYS AG, his first impression. In the interview, he tells how GOESYS uses the solution of lywand for optimisation and sales of its service offering.

July 13, 2023
Die Success Story von coretress GmbH


Coretress: "Using lywand is a no-brainer"

"Does lywand make sense for us?" André Schiller, Managing Director of coretress GmbH, did not have to think about that for long. In the interview, he explains why, how he uses the solution to optimise his managed services and what added value it offers customers.

June 14, 2023
Succes Story mit Q-Data Service GmbH


Q-Data Service reveals its secrets of success

Markus Müller and Christian Göbel, managing directors of our partner Q-Data Service GmbH, share their experiences with lywand and how they use the solution to optimise their MSP offering and increase service quality even further.

May 22, 2023
Infinigate Logo

Press announcement

Partnership with Infinigate

We have entered into a sales partnership for the DACH region with value-add distributor Infinigate. Together, we want to support IT service providers as well as MSPs and MSSPs in the development of cloud-based business models by simplifying the IT security consulting process.

April 24, 2023

Press announcement

Partnership with campusLan

We have entered into a distribution partnership with campusLan, the leading distributor for the education sector in the DACH region. Together with the Austrian distribution partners, we want to bring educational institutions of all sizes to the next level of cyber security.

March 21, 2023
Risiken durch automatisierte Cyberangriffe


Risks from automated cyberattacks

In the world of cybercrime, attacks are becoming more efficient and specific. Thanks to automated malware campaigns that use exploit kits to search for vulnerabilities, cybercriminals ace the game. Companies now face the challenge of minimizing their attack surface and eliminating their vulnerabilities.

March 8, 2023


Our recap of 2022

The year 2022 was a year full of change and progress for lywand. In this article, we look back on the past year and give a preview of the developments that await us in 2023.

January 18, 2023
Neue kritische Sicherheitslücke in Confluence von Atlassian

Security vulnerability

Security vulnerability in Microsoft systems

A security vulnerability in Microsoft systems has been upgraded from "low risk" to "critical". This means that attackers can inject malicious code into affected systems by exploiting the vulnerability.

December 22, 2022
Foto eines Bildschirms, auf dem eine Ransomware Attacke zu sehen ist


All about ransomware

How does ransomware work and what do you have to consider in order to protect yourself against it? We provide an overview of the answers to the most frequently asked questions.

November 29, 2022


Launch of the internal audit

The launch of the internal scan takes place on 25 October 2022. From now on, IT service providers, resellers and system houses can also check their customers' end devices and servers in an automated scan. For more information and details on the new consumption model, please read the press release.

October 25, 2022
Managed Security Service Provider: Geschäftsmodell für die Zukunft.


MSSP: a future-proof business model

Numerous managed security service providers are currently emerging. But what makes this business model work, and what should you as a reseller, system house or MSP pay attention to when making the switch? You can learn all about it in the article.

September 1, 2022
Neue Distributionspartnerschaft mit Fokus MSP

Press announcement

Partnership with Fokus MSP

Since 20 July it is official: Fokus MSP is a further distribution partner! Together we want to simplify the consulting and procurement process for MSPs, IT service providers and system houses.

July 20, 2022
Neue kritische Sicherheitslücke in Confluence von Atlassian

Security vulnerability

Critical vulnerability in Atlassian Confluence

Atlassian published a security advisory for the vulnerability CVE-2022-26134, which is a critical unauthenticated remote code execution vulnerability in Confluence Server and Data Center.

June 3, 2022

Security vulnerability

Critical RPC vulnerability in Windows

A critical vulnerability has been discovered in Windows operating systems. Find out in the article what consequences exploiting the vulnerability can have and what measures we strongly recommend you take.

April 14, 2022

Security vulnerability

Critical vulnerability in CISCO Small Business RV Series Router

A vulnerability in the SSL VPN module of Cisco Small Business RV Series routers could allow an unauthenticated, external attacker to execute arbitrary code on an affected device.

February 7, 2022


lywand’s recap

End of May 2021 we launched our platform for the very first time. What has happened since then? We take a look back at the most common security vulnerabilities and most effective measures in 2021.

January 31, 2022

Security vulnerability

Vulnerability Log4J

All important info concerning the new, critical security vulnerability Log4J and how you can protect yourself and your customers' IT infrastructure.

December 15, 2021

Friendly Reminder

CEO fraud

What happens when CEO fraud occurs? And how can companies protect themselves against it? You can find answers in the article.

November 30, 2021


IT security concept

Read Tom Haak's article on how automated cybersecurity checks can be used to make IT security, which is becoming more complex, more understandable.

November 12, 2021


Business day of the SZ-Ybbs

At the business day of the school center Ybbs on 04.11. we had the opportunity to present our company and to talk to the students about future occupational fields and internships.

November 5, 2021


Hunters of the data treasure

Violations of the GDPR can have particularly serious consequences for companies. But which rules must be observed? And what motives and strategies do cybercriminals pursue to gain access to corporate data? Is your IT security capable of withstanding attacks?

August 6, 2021

Press announcement

Partnership with Nuvias

We have entered into a sales partnership with the true value add distributor Nuvias Group which is the cornerstone for large-scale distribution.

June 10, 2021

Press announcement

Product launch

From now on, IT service providers can measurably increase the IT security of their customers with the help of lywand. Take a look at our press release from May 17, 2021.

May 17, 2021
Screenshot der Website SMARTUP


Lywand wins scholarship

On February 24, 2021, our team was allowed to present our business concept as part of the St. Pölten Startup and Innovation Initiative SMARTUP. We were awarded and received a scholarship in the amount of € 5,000.

February 25, 2021