1. M&A – Security:Chainlink has acquired DECO from Cornell University. DECO is an improvement on how to utilize HTTPS/TLS for data transmission across the Internet. By extending the data security capabilities of HTTPS and TLS, the most widely formats for transmitting all internet data, DECO is able to guarantee that data remains private and untampered with during its delivery from various private and premium data sources., Chainlink asserts. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
2. Partnership – Endpoint Security: The secure, on-premises content collaboration technology from Nextcloud now integrates Kaspersky Scan Engine. The solution automatically scans file when they are uploaded and ensure no dangerous files can spread, the two companies say.