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BlueVoyant: The Next MSSP, MDR Security Unicorn?

BlueVoyant scales MSSP, managed detection & response (MDR) & supply chain security services. BlueVoyant funding at $1.4 billion valuation may be next, report said.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 15 November 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Akamai, AMI Strategies, AT&T Cybersecurity, Axcient, CyberCNS, Cybereason, CyGlass, Neovera, Nuspire, NXTsoft, Pax8 & more.

NIST And No-Notice: Finding The Goldilocks Zone For Phishing Simulation Difficulty

Here are NIST’s recommendations for phishing simulations in security awareness training programs, and the implications for MSPs & MSSPs.

Ransomware and Commercial Airline Hijackings: Disturbing Similarities

The sharp uptick in ransomware attacks echoes a similar hijack trend in the commercial airline industry decades ago. Are there lessons to be learned?

HPE Aruba Central Compromised: Here’s What MSSPs Need to Know

A threat actor accessed HPE Aruba Central repositories that contained network telemetry data & location-oriented information about WiFi client devices.

Microsoft MSSP Association Expands; Difenda Joins MISA

Difenda, a SecOps as a Service MSSP, joins Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA) for MSSPs & security software partners.

The Impact of the ONC Cures Act on API Security

ONC Cures Act Final Rule offers patients and healthcare providers secure access to information while increasing innovation and competition.

DomainTools Acquires Farsight Security: Will MSSPs Gain Threat Intelligence?

The DomainTools-Farsight Security deal may give MSSPs & MDRs “an early, comprehensive look” at threats emerging from outside customer networks.

Cado Security, SentinelOne Partner On Cloud-based Digital Forensics

Cado Security partners with endpoint detection & response (EDR) company SentinelOne to help organizations detect, investigate & respond to security incidents.

Legislation May Require 72-Hour Cyber Incident Reporting Deadline to CISA

What the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) potentially means to MSPs & MSSPs — especially those working with U.S. government agencies.