Posts by Joe Panettieri

About Joe Panettieri

Joe Panettieri is co-founder, executive VP and editorial director of After Nines Inc., which publishes MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E. Here at MSSP Alert, Panettieri essentially is the site's content czar, overseeing news, research and analysis for the website. He has spent more than two decades as a technology journalist covering cybersecurity and channel partner ecosystems -- with a particular emphasis on MSSPs, MSPs, CSPs, VARs, ISVs and systems integrators. Panettieri previously co-launched, built and sold MSPmentor, The VAR Guy and Talkin' Cloud.

Valeo Networks Receives Funding, Seeks MSSP Acquisitions

Valeo Networks, a Top 250 MSSP now backed by SWS Capital Management, pursues managed security services provider acquisitions.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 26 October 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Armis, BCS, Cerberus Cyber Sentinel, Cofense, Devo, ESET, Kaspesky, Microsoft Intelligent Security Association, Paladin Cyber, Piiano, Security On-Demand, Sonrai Security & more.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 25 October 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Darktrace; Ferrara Candy ransomware attack; Huntress MDR pinpoints BillQuick vulnerability; MITRE ATT&CK for MSSPs & MDR; and more.

Nobelium Cyberattacks Target 140 Resellers, Technology Service Providers, Microsoft Alleges

Nobelium, the Russian state actor behind SolarWinds Orion cyberattacks, targets resellers & technology service providers, Microsoft alleges.

MSSP Trustwave Sells PCI Compliance Business

Trustwave, an MSSP owned by Singtel, sells PCI compliance business to Sysnet for $80 million. Some Trustwave security assets tuck into Singtel.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 22 October 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Area 1 Security, Cisco SecureX, Kaspersky, Logicalis, Microsoft Azure Sentinel, oak9, SlashNext, SolCyber & more.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 21 October 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves BlueVoyant, Check Point Software, Checkmarx, CyberReef, Cybrary, ForeScout, Graylog, Microsoft 365, Radware, SentinelOne, Tanium, ThreatMark & more.

KnowBe4 Acquires CrowdStrike Security Awareness Training Partner SecurityAdvisor

KnowBe4 acquires SecurityAdvisor, a CrowdStrike partner that develops patented security awareness training & automation technology.

MSSP M&A List: 78 Managed Security Services Provider Mergers and Acquisitions

An M&A list of MSSP mergers, acquisitions, buyouts & investments involving managed security services providers (MSSPs), Managed Detection & Response (MDR) & more.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 20 October 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Accenture, Cyolo, Invicti Security, Panorays, Picus, Securonix SIEM, Snowflake, Splunk, Summit Partners & more.