Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 30 July 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Agio, Assured Information Security, BlackCloak, Fortinet, Globe Business, GreyCastle Security, MISA, Point72 Hyperscale, Secureworks & more.

President Biden Signs Cybersecurity for Critical Infrastructure Memorandum

President Biden memorandum demands U.S. critical infrastructure companies strengthen their cybersecurity. Potential MSSP & MDR service provider implications explained.

Ransomware Payment Demands Triple in 1H 2021, Coalition Reports

Ransomware payment demands tripled in the first half of 2021 vs. the corresponding period in 2020, cyber insurance provider Coalition research finds.

MSSP Funding: ForgePoint Capital Invests In SolCyber

Managed security services provider (MSSP) SolCyber raises $20 million in funding from ForgePoint Capital; targets mid-market organizations.

XDR Provider ContraForce Joins Microsoft Intelligent Security Association

Extended detection & response (XDR) platform provider ContraForce joins Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA) for ISVs & MSSPs.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 29 July 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Bitdefender, Check Point Software, Chubb cyber insurance, CrowdStrike, Fortanix, LogicGate funding, ZeroFOX & more.

Deloitte, Palo Alto Networks Partner for Zero Trust, Multi-Cloud Security

Deloitte & Palo Alto Networks partnership delivers zero trust & multi-cloud security solutions to enterprise and government organizations.

ASGN Acquires Government Cybersecurity Solutions Provider IndraSoft

ASGN acquires IndraSoft, a government cybersecurity company that has offers threat intelligence and cyber operations expertise.

Eight Telecom Cybersecurity Bills Move Forward

The House Energy & Commerce Committee passes multiple cybersecurity bills to help defend small telecom providers from cyberattacks.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 28 July 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves At-Bay, ContraForce XDR, CyberGRX, Cyolo, HP, IBM, Infinipoint, Isoolate, Kaseya, MISA, NexusTek, Noetic Cyber, Optiv, Pax8, Pentera, ReliaQuest, SolarWinds, Unitrends, Vade, Vectra AI, Very Good Security & more.