Posts by Dan Kobialka

KnowBe4 Channel Chief Promoted to EVP of Global Partner, International Sales

Security awareness training platform provider KnowBe4 promotes Channel Chief Tony Jennings to executive VP of global partner & international sales.

CyberCatch Emerges from Stealth; Former DHS Secretary Joins Advisory Board

CyberCatch launches SaaS cybersecurity controls platform for small businesses. Advisory board includes former Homeland Security leader Tom Ridge.

MSSP and Cybersecurity Investment: Accel Acquires Stake In BizCarta Technologies

Accel buys stake in MSSP & MDR security provider BizCarta & looks to become “a full-fledged provider of digital transformation services.”

MSSP, MDR Acquisition: Nautic Partners Buys Security On-Demand

Private equity firm Nautic Partners launches Advanced Threat Response Holdings (ATR) & buys Security On-Demand (SOD), an MSSP & MDR services provider.

Former VAR, MSSP Anitian Raises $55 Million for Cloud Security Platform

Anitian, a former VAR & MSSP, transformed into a cloud security & compliance automation provider for AWS & Microsoft Azure workloads.

Deloitte Launches Managed XDR Security Services

Deloitte managed XDR security services leverage AWS, CrowdStrike, Exabeam, Google Cloud Chronicle, ServiceNow, Splunk & Zscaler alliances.

Netrix Acquires Cybersecurity, Digital Forensics Firm BTB Security

Netrix, a managed IT services provider (MSP), acquires cybersecurity & digital forensics company BTB Security. MSSP M&A activity remains strong.

Cybereason ‘Pay as You Grow’ XDR Partner Program Embraces MSSPs

Cybereason, an eXtended detection & response (XDR) security provider, intros “Pay as you Grow” program to help MSSPs increase margins & profits.

Fortinet Survey: Most Orgs Have Gaps in Zero Trust Implementations

Most orgs that use zero trust or ZTNA solutions struggle to authenticate users or devices & monitor users after authentication, a Fortinet report shows.

SentinelOne Integrations Target Zero Trust, Threat Simulation and More

SentinelOne integrations with Remediant, Blue Hexagon, Keysight & Automox may help MSSPs to further automate detect & remediate cyberattacks & ransomware.