Blog Archives

Digital Investigation Solutions Acquisition: Thoma Bravo Buys Magnet Forensics

Credit: Thoma Bravo

Thoma Bravo acquires digital investigation solutions company Magnet Forensics and plans to combine it with Grayshift.

Illumio Government Cloud Achieves FedRAMP In Process Designation

Federal agencies can use the Illumio Government Cloud zero trust segmentation (ZTS) solution to identify cyber risks.

Deloitte Acquires Chilean Cybersecurity Consulting Company Makros

Credit: Getty Images

Deloitte acquires perimeter, cloud and identity management cybersecurity company Makros. Cybersecurity M&A remains key Deloitte focus worldwide.

Peter Bellini Named CEO of Vulnerability Management Firm ConnectSecure

Credit: ConnectSecure

New ConnectSecure CEO Petter Bellini describes vulnerability management software priorities & continued MSP security partner focus for SMBs.

SIEM, SOAR Security Company Securonix Names New CEO

Credit: Securonix

Securonix, backed by investor Vista Equity Partners, hires Ivanti veteran & channel partner expert Nayaki Nayyar as CEO.

Fortinet Releases Managed Cloud-Native Firewall Service for AWS

Credit: Fortinet

Fortinet offers Managed Cloud-Native Firewall Service to protect Amazon Web Services (AWS) users against known and unknown cyber threats.

Acronis Unveils EDR Platform for MSPs

Credit: Acronis

MSPs can use Acronis Advanced Security + EDR to investigate, remediate, recover and close security gaps across Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud.

Cybereason Layoffs 2022 Round 2: More Cybersecurity Job Cuts

Cybereason confirms more layoffs; emphasizes status as “independent” cybersecurity software company amid for-sale rumors.

Cybereason For Sale Amid Closed IPO Window, Fierce Cybersecurity Competition, Report Indicates

Cybereason hires JP Morgan to find a buyer for the cybersecurity software company, report indicates. Alas, IPO windows remain closed.

CISA Director Jen Easterly Issues Call to Action for Multi-factor Authentication, Passwordless Security

Credit: Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

By addressing the MFA challenge, we can improve online security and our business, personal and national security, Easterly asserts.