Cybersecurity Services and Products

MSSP Alert’s coverage of cybersecurity products and services for managed security services providers, including on-premises, mobile, hybrid IT and cloud hardware and software.

KnowBe4 Adds Security Culture Benchmarking to Training Platform

KnowBe4 announces an Industry Benchmark feature for its training platform to help organizations evaluate & improve their security culture.

Sophos Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA): Part of Larger MSP Security Partner Strategy

Can Sophos build a single software agent that supports new security products for MSPs? Sophos ZTNA aligns with that strategy.

MDR Acquisition: Worklyn Partners Buys Quadrant Information Security

Investment firm Worklyn Partners acquires Quadrant Information Security, a managed detection & response (MDR) security services provider. More Worklyn acquisitions expected.

Consulting Giants KPMG, Deloitte Emphasize XDR Cybersecurity Services

KPMG-SentinelOne XDR (eXtended detection & response) relationship surfaces one week after Deloitte Managed XDR service debuts. Conclusion: Big cyber consultancies push deeper into cyberattack response services.

KnowBe4 Channel Chief Promoted to EVP of Global Partner, International Sales

Security awareness training platform provider KnowBe4 promotes Channel Chief Tony Jennings to executive VP of global partner & international sales.

CyberCatch Emerges from Stealth; Former DHS Secretary Joins Advisory Board

CyberCatch launches SaaS cybersecurity controls platform for small businesses. Advisory board includes former Homeland Security leader Tom Ridge.

MSSP and Cybersecurity Investment: Accel Acquires Stake In BizCarta Technologies

Accel buys stake in MSSP & MDR security provider BizCarta & looks to become “a full-fledged provider of digital transformation services.”

DigiCert Acquires Mocana; MSSPs May Gain Managed IoT Device Security Options

DigiCert-Mocana deal may allow MSSPs to manage cybersecurity across 5G edge, smart networks & IoT (Internet of Things) devices.

MSSP, MDR Acquisition: Nautic Partners Buys Security On-Demand

Private equity firm Nautic Partners launches Advanced Threat Response Holdings (ATR) & buys Security On-Demand (SOD), an MSSP & MDR services provider.

Former VAR, MSSP Anitian Raises $55 Million for Cloud Security Platform

Anitian, a former VAR & MSSP, transformed into a cloud security & compliance automation provider for AWS & Microsoft Azure workloads.