Cybersecurity Merger, Acquisition Momentum Continues
Cybersecurity merger & acquisition (M&A) activity reached its second highest level of the year in October, 2018, a Momentum Cyber reports says.
BlackBerry Acquiring Cylance?
BlackBerry may acquire Cylance for about $1.5 billion, though buyout talks for the artificial intelligence-driven cybersecurity software company could still fall apart, a report says.
Thoma Bravo: Symantec Acquisition?
Thoma Bravo may acquire Symantec, according to a report about the private equity firm & cybersecurity software provider.
Symantec Endpoint Security Acquisitions: Javelin Networks, Appthority
Symantec acquires Javelin Networks & Appthority. The former offers security software designed to protect organizations against Active Directory (AD) attacks; the latter is a mobile application security analysis provider.
Qualys Acquires Container Security Provider Layered Insight
Qualys acquires Layered Insight, a provider of cloud-based container security software. Backed by MSSP relationships, Qualys also announces strong Q3 2018 growth.
Identiv Acquires Mobile Security Firm Thursby Software Systems
Physical security solutions firm Identiv buys Thursby Software Systems, a Texas company that provides secure access across Apple iOS & Android mobile devices.
Arctic Wolf Networks Raises $45M for SOC as a Service Funding
Security operations center-as-a-service (SOCaaS) company Arctic Wolf Networks raises $45 million in series C funding and pursues more MSPs.
Fortinet Buys ZoneFox, Adds Threat Analytics to SIEM, Endpoint Offerings
Cybersecurity firm Fortinet acquires ZoneFox, a Scottish threat detection & response solutions company, & upgrades its SIEM & endpoint protection offerings.
Check Point Acquires Dome9, Eyes Cloud Security Market Growth
Cybersecurity solutions company Check Point Software Technologies buys Dome9, a cloud infrastructure protection provider, & eyes cloud security market growth.