Europe

MSSP Alert’s regional coverage of managed security services providers, cybersecurity news and events in Europe.

Kaspersky Security Software: Will MSPs Choose Sides Amid International Pushback?

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Kaspersky’s MSP partnerships under pressure amid alleged, unproven Kaspersky-Russia government ties. Five European Union (EU) member countries seek ban.

Advanced Ransomware Cyberattack: Cloud MSP Recovery Updates

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Advanced, a cloud MSP that hosts healthcare apps for NHS  111, hires Mandiant & Microsoft DART for cyberattack forensics & ransomware recovery services.

7-Eleven Denmark Ransomware Cyberattack: Timeline Details and Recovery Updates

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7-Eleven Denmark reopens most stores after ransomware attack. External IT experts helping 7-Eleven Denmark investigate cyberattack.

Customer Identity and Access Management Acquisition: Thales Buys OneWelcome

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Thales acquires OneWelcome, a European company that specializes in customer identity & access management (CIAM) solutions, for approximately $101 million.

Kudelski Opens Spain Security Operations Center to Address European Cybersecurity Threats

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New Cyber Fusion Center allows Kudelski to deploy security operations center (SOC) analysts & MDR experts closer to European clientele.

Orange Cyberdefense Partners with VC Firm NightDragon, Eyes European Market

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Orange Cyberdefense partners with venture capital firm NightDragon and looks to bolster its cybersecurity offerings and further expand its European market reach.

ExtraHop Hires Two VPs to Drive European Security Channel Partnerships

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Network detection & response (NDR) security company ExtraHop hires Duncan Butchart & Karl Werner to drive European reseller, systems integrator & channel partnerships

Microsoft Report: Russia Launches Nearly 40 Cyberattacks vs Ukraine

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Microsoft research details alleged Russia cyberattacks vs. Ukraine, associated hybrid war activities & advice for cybersecurity professionals.

MSSP Acquisition: SysGroup Buys Truststream Security Solutions

SysGroup, a managed services & cloud hosting provider & IT consultant, acquires UK-based MSSP Truststream Security Solutions.

Accenture, Vodafone Partner for SME Managed Security Services in Germany

Accenture, partnering with Vodafone, further extends cybersecurity & MSSP services from the enterprise into the small & midsize enterprise (SME) market.