Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 30 July 2018
Each morning MSSP Alert broadcasts a quick lineup of news, analysis and chatter from across the global managed security services provider, SOC (security operations center) and IT outsourcing ecosystem.
Here’s the update for Monday, July 30, 2018.
4. Georgia Tech Data Leak: Georgia Tech erroneously emailed the personal information of nearly 8,000 College of Computing Students to fellow students, reports say. The information included student identification numbers, telephone numbers, dates of birth, addresses, grade-point averages and nations of origins for students born outside the United States.
3. Managed Security for All?: SolarWinds MSP GM John Pagliuca expects MSPs across the SMB sector to embrace the company’s recently acquired Trusted Metrics platform. More perspectives from Pagliuca will surface on ChannelE2E, our sister site, around 1:00 p.m. ET today.
2. Earnings: FireEye (Wednesday), Fortinet (Wednesday) and Symantec (Thursday) are expected to announce quarterly results this week. Many cybersecurity stocks dipped last week after a few firms reached a perceived high water mark in the industry..
1. Black Hat Conference: Our Black Hat USA 2018 meeting schedule is now fully booked. Thanks to those who are taking the time to sit down with MSSP Alert next week at the conference in Las Vegas. If you have news to share from the event please email me (Joe@AfterNines.com).