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SIEM Funding: Siemplify Raises $30M for SOAR Expansion

SIEM & SOAR cybersecurity specialist Siemplify raises $30M for MSSP partner program expansion. Rivals Sumo Logic & Exabeam also received recent funding.

Cybersecurity Technology Sales to Foreign Governments: Who’s In Charge?

The State Department will be accountable for approving U.S. cybersecurity technology sales to foreign governments, according to pending legislation.

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services 2019: Analysis

Gartner’s Magic Quadrant 2019 for Managed Security Services Providers features 14 MSSPs. Here’s a look at each cybersecurity company & how they partner.

Xeo.ai Promotes IBM MaaS 360 MDM to MSPs

Xeo.ai’s online marketplace promotes IBM’s MaaS360 mobile device management (MDM) software to managed IT service providers (MSPs).

Pcysys Extends Penetration Testing as a Service to MSSPs

Pcysys PenTera SP (an automated penetration testing platform) extends to MSSPs (managed security services providers) amid rapid pen test market expansion.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 17 May 2019

Today’s MSSP & MSP managed security services news involves At-Bay & HSB Farm cyber insurance; Endgame, IBM, Lastline, Pcysys pen testing, Ping Identity, Sophos, Xeo.ai & more.

Measuring Cybersecurity Maturity: How Do Organizations Rank?

Dimension Data analyzes NTT Security’s 2019 Global Threat Intelligence Report. Together the MSP & MSSP sister companies pinpoint cybersecurity maturity trends.

Huawei Pitches No-Spy Agreements vs. U.S. Pushback

Huawei, seeking 5G wireless network deployment contracts, will sign a “no-spy agreement” with foreign governments. But U.S. & U.K. cybersecurity concerns linger.

Stanley Security Pushes Deeper Into IoT Managed Services

Stanley Security, part of Stanley Black & Decker, dives deeper into managed services. Leverages Viakoo for IoT security. Blends physical & virtual offerings.

Tenable Launches Free Vulnerability Assessment Software Tool

Cyber exposure platform provider Tenable announces Nexus Essentials, which provides businesses & consumers with a vulnerability scanner for up to 16 IPs.