Verticals

Vertical market MSSP (managed security services provider) & cybersecurity solutions for healthcare, financial services, government & more.

Accenture Wins DHS, CISA Cybersecurity Contract

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) awards $112M contract to Accenture Federal Services.

Parsons Acquires Government Cybersecurity Consultant BlackHorse

Parsons acquires BlackHorse Solutions, a government cybersecurity consulting firm, for a valuation of 11.5x estimated 2022 adjusted EBITDA.

Colonial Pipeline Cyberattack: Timeline and Ransomware Attack Recovery Details

Colonial Pipeline cyberattack details: DarkSide ransomware timeline, investigation & recovery updates involving FireEye, CISA, FBI, Biden administration & more.

U.S. Cybersecurity: Legislation Pitches Job Rotation

A Federal Rotational Cyber Workforce Program (FRCWP) may help to place the right cybersecurity talent in key U.S. government positions.

SolarWinds Hacker Encore: Russia Phishing Attacks Target U.S. Government Agencies

U.S. legislators urge President Biden to tighten economic sanctions vs. Russia amid Microsoft report of Russia-led phishing attacks.

DHS Issues Cyberattack Disclosure Policies for Pipeline Owners

MSSPs may need to adjust cybersecurity packaging, SLAs and cyberattack disclosure policies as more U.S. federal regulations emerge.

U.S. Energy Sector: Cybersecurity Legislation Looms

New U.S. energy sector legislation attempts to strengthen cybersecurity practices. Will MSSPs need to adjust their cybersecurity catalogs & service level agreements?

U.S. Cybersecurity Budget: Will Potential DHS Increase Benefit MSSPs?

How the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) cybersecurity budget may increase 25 percent in fiscal year 2022.

U.S. Cybersecurity Strategy: President Biden Executive Orders, Legislation, Leaders and More

U.S. cybersecurity strategy, policy & leadership under President Joe Biden. Updates involving legislation & cybersecurity roles across DHS, CISA, DoD & more.

U.S. Federal Agencies Unite to Mitigate Ransomware Menace

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Congressional members unite in war vs. ransomware attacks.