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MSSP Alert’s news coverage of cybersecurity, malware, ransomware, managed security services providers (MSSPs), managed detection and response (MDR), security operations centers (SOCs), SIEM, SOAR and more. Contact Us: Send news and inquiries to MSSP Alert Editor Joe Panettieri, [email protected]. Text urgent inquiries to Joe’s cell phone: 1-631-463-8600. Our staff contacts are listed here.

Fortinet Updates Channel Partner, Cybersecurity Training Programs; Seeks to Mentor MSSPs and MSPs

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Fortinet updates Engage Partner Program; seeks to further help partners embrace MSSP and MSP business models.

LookingGlass Cyber Solutions Buys BI Firm Next5, Appoints New CEO

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Threat intelligence company LookingGlass Cyber Solutions acquires Next5, a BI & strategic advisory firm, to help its customers combat evolving cyber threats.

CISA Issues New MSP Supply Chain Security Guidance

CISA Cybersecurity Advisory offers 12 steps MSPs can take to mitigate supply chain cyberattacks & other digital threats that target MSPs & their customers.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) Market News: 11 May 2022

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Today’s MSSP market news involves Blackpoint Cyber, Check Point, Cohesity, CyberGRX, Datto, Fortinet, IBM Security, NSA, Securonix SIEM, Veritas, YL Ventures & more.

Cisco Security Set for Executive Changes, Reorganization: Report

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Cisco shakes up security business to jumpstart growth vs. MDR, XDR & cloud security rivals, report says. Keep an eye on Cisco Secure MSP strategy.

How Cyber Liability Insurance Can Help Protect Your Business Reputation

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Any business that stores or processes sensitive information should be protecting their business with cyber liability insurance. Kyber Security explains why.

XDR Security Adoption Rates Expected to Accelerate Rapidly, Research Finds

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How quickly will enterprises & security pros adopt eXtended Detection & Response (XDR)? Clues & XDR business drivers surface in CyberRisk Alliance research results.

China-Backed Winnti Hackers Attacked Manufacturers Globally, Cybereason Alleges

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The China-backed Winnti Group stole intellectual property & data from manufacturers in North America, Europe & Asia, Cybereason research alleges.

Deloitte’s Encore: Cloud Security Management Complements Managed XDR Services

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Deloitte Cloud Security Management (CSM) platform follows recent Deloitte Managed XDR (eXtended Detection & Response) platform launch.

MSSP M&A: ThinkStack Acquires Financial Services Security Company Emergifi

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MSSP ThinkStack acquires credit union technology solutions provider Emergifi to further bolster cybersecurity services & solutions for big & small credit unions.