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Top 250 MSSPs 2020: List and Research Unveiled

New: The Top 250 MSSPs for 2020. The list & research identify and honor the top MSSPs, managed detection and response (MDR) and Security Operations Center as a Service (SOCaaS) providers worldwide.

How to Fill the Cybersecurity Gap Amid a Pandemic, Right Now

In the future, MSSPs will employ the majority of infosec pros because it will be a trusted solution to decreasing the skills gap, AT&T Cybersecurity explains.

BeyondTrust Hires SentinelOne Veteran Dee Dee Acquista

Privileged access management company BeyondTrust hires former SentinelOne & Proofpoint executive Dee Dee Acquista as SVP of global channels & alliances.

Ransomware Attack: Defense Contractor CPI Pays Hackers $500K – Report

U.S. defense contractor CPI (Communications & Power Industries) suffered ransomware attack & paid hackers $500,000 extortion fee, report says.

Cloudflare Vows to Shield Political Campaigns from Cyber Attacks

Cloudflare has debuted a new, free security package of tools and services specifically for U.S. political campaigns.

U.S. Lawmakers Brace for Cyber Battle with Iran, But…

Amid rising tensions between the United States and Iran, Congressional lawmakers grapple to determine when a cyberattack means war rather than an incident.

Check Point Acquires Protego Serverless Security

Check Point Software acquires Protego, a serverless security startup with MSSP & cybersecurity partnerships across AWS, Microsoft Azure & Google Cloud Platform.

Ubiq Hires Steve Pataky, Pursues Data Security MSSPs

Ubiq Security hires SonicWall, FireEye & Juniper veteran Steve Pataky to engage MSSPs (managed security services providers) & data protection partners.

5% of Organizations Master Cybersecurity Risk Assessments

Only 5 percent of companies have diligent (i.e., continuous) visibility into their cybersecurity posture,Tenable research concludes. Here’s where the other 95 precent of companies rank.

IronNet, Led by ex-NSA Boss, Raises $78M for Threat Sharing Platform

IronNet, a cybersecurity startup helmed by the former director of the National Security Agency (NSA), raises $78 million for IronDome — an automated, real-time threat sharing platform.