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Protect with Persistence

Avtec Protect™ is a comprehensive security update service designed to help Scout customers keep their equipment up-to-date and fully protected with the latest OS patches and STIG settings, all while maintaining the full functionality of Scout.

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What's Included with Avtec Protect:

Route Replay 

Routine Data Backup

Avtec will backup your Scout files to ensure the safety of your assets in the event of an attack. Should an attack occur, you can recover quickly with less downtime and reduced maintenance costs.

Intuitive Interface 

Windows OS Patches

Avtec will apply the latest qualified Windows OS patches. This includes feature and cumulative updates, and antivirus signatures. 


Updates to STIG Settings

Three times per year, Avtec will update your dispatch comutperts with the latest qualified STIG configurations for your release. These include Windows Firewall, MS Defender, MS .NET Framework, and MS Edge. .

Radio Messaging 

Updates Qualified by Avtec

All of the latest patches and STIG settings are tested and qualified by Avtec to ensure your system continues running smoothly.

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Featured Whitepaper:

In a busy dispatch center, security updates can be difficult to prioritize. In this whitepaper, learn about some of the factors you may want to consider before completing a security update and why putting them off could put your business at risk.



A cyber attack can be devastating to an organization with serious ramifications including revenue loss, downtime and reputational damage.



of organizations were hit with a ransomware attack in 20231



The global average cost of a data breach in 20232


20 days

The average downtime a business will experience due to a ransomware attack3

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  2. Security, IBM. “Cost of a Data Breach 2023.” IBM, July 2023, www.ibm.com/reports/data-breach. 
  3. Holmes, Rachel. “Evidence-Based Strategies for Ransomware Prevention.” Bitsight, 20 June 2023, www.bitsight.com/blog/ransomware-prevention. Accessed 8 Jan. 2024.