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10 Most Read MSSP and Managed Security News Stories: Week Ended 29 April 2022

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This week’s most read managed security services provider (MSSP) news stories involved:

10. Alleged Lapsus$ Cyberattack Victim List: T-Mobile joins Globant, Microsoft, Nvidia, Okta and Samsung on the list of apparently Lapsus$ cyberattack victims.

9. Sophos Acquires SOC.OS: The deal may help MSSP and MSP partners to further automate MDR- and XDR-related processes.

8. Microsoft Azure Vulnerability: Everything MSSPs need to know about the ExtraReplica vulnerability, discovered by Wiz.

7. Tenable Acquires Bit Discovery: The deal involves external attack surface management (EASM) software.

6. Cyberattacks Vs. Financial Institutions: Six in 10 financial institutions worldwide have been hit with these types of cyberattacks, according to VMware.

5. Top 40 MDR Security Companies: Here’s a look at the overall managed detection and response (MDR) security market, and the associated MSSP partner strategies.

4. Russia Cyberattacks vs. Ukraine - The Timeline: A day-by-day look at Russia's kinetic and cyber war vs. Ukraine.

3. Top 250 MSSPs: Our annual look at the world’s top managed security services providers.

2. NTT Security Sells WhiteHat: The new owner has application security expertise as well.

1. WatchGuard: New Majority Owner, Same MSP Partner FocusVector Capital, a private equity firm that believes in MSP go-to-market models, will now control the security company.

Joe Panettieri

Joe Panettieri is co-founder & editorial director of MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E, the two leading news & analysis sites for managed service providers in the cybersecurity market.