Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) Market News: 08 August 2022
Each business day, MSSP Alert delivers this quick lineup of news, analysis and chatter from across the managed security services provider ecosystem.
- The Content: Written for MSSPs, SOC as a Service (SOCaaS), Managed Detection and Response (MDR), eXtended Detection and Response (XDR), threat hunters and MSP security providers — and those who need to partner with such companies.
- Frequency and Format: Every business morning. Typically one or two sentences for each item below.
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A. Today’s MSSP, MDR, XDR and Cybersecurity Market News
1. Talent – Extended Security Posture Management (XSPM): Cymulate has named Maria Mastakas as chief operating officer (COO) and Carolyn Crandall as chief marketing officer (CMO) and chief security advocate.
2. Talent – Managed Compliance and Cybersecurity Services: Cerberus Cyber Sentinel has named Ashley Devoto as president. She also remains chief information security officer (CISO).
4. Research – Russia-Ukraine War and Cyber Fallout: Sixty-five percent of defenders believe cyberattacks have increased since Russia invaded Ukraine, according to VMware’s Global Incident Response Threat Report.
5. Cyberattack Hits Jacksonville Sheriff Office?: The latest details are here.
B. MSSP, MDR and Cybersecurity Virtual Events and Conference Calendar
- Black Hat USA (August 6-11, Las Vegas)
- Defcon 30 (August 11-14, Las Vegas)
- Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit 2022 (August 22-24, Las Vegas)
- Blue Team Con 2022 (August 27-28, Chicago)
- LogRhythm RhythmWorld 2022 (September 13-15, Denver, Colorado)
- Join Us: MSSP Alert Live (September 19-21, Washington, D.C.)
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