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

Today’s MSSP news involves Aryaka, Avatier, Druva, Evolver, F5, IT Security Distribution Inc. (ITSDI), ServiceNow, Stellar Cyber Open XDR, Threat Stack & more.

What Is Driving the Surge In Ransomware Attacks?

MSSPs must balance efficiency and effectiveness to beat today’s ransomware. Cybereason VP Stephan Tallent explains how.

Identity and Access Governance Funding: Saviynt Raises $130 Million

Identity & access governance solutions provider Saviynt adds $130M in financing; prepares enterprise identity conference for IT & security pros.

Alert Logic Unveils MDR Security Sales Performance Incentives for MSP Partners

Alert Logic announces MDR (managed detection & response) security sales performance incentives for new MSP partners & their team members.

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

Today’s MSSP news involves Alert Logic’s MDR partner program for MSPs; Bitdefender’s free REvil Ransomware decryptor; Microsoft password strategy; Saviynt funding & more.

MSSP Acquired: PwC Buys Microsoft Identity Security Provider Avaleris

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Canada acquires Avaleris, an MSSP that offers Microsoft identity, security and cloud services.

MSSP M&A List: 76 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.

Purple Teaming Platform Company PlexTrac Launches MSSP Partner Program

Purple teaming platform company PlexTrac unveils MSSP partner program & hires former AT&T Cybersecurity leader Jason Kramek.

U.S. Vows “Surge” to Fight Nation-state Ransomware Backers

U.S. intelligence & national security leaders will mount a “surge” against nation-state sponsors of cyberattacks, Gen. Paul Nakasone told National Security Summit attendees.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 17 September 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Attivo, BlackBerry, CrowdStrike, Deepwatch, ForgeRock, Fortinet, GuardiCore, ManageEngine, Ping Identity, SentinelOne & more.