Accenture Buys Deja vu Security, Eyes Internet of Things Market
Accenture buys Deja vu Security, a company that provides security design and testing of enterprise software platforms & Internet of Things (IoT) technologies.
Railroad Cybersecurity: Cylus Raises $12 Million in Series A Funding
Cylus, a cybersecurity startup focused solely on the railway industry, raises $12M in Series A venture funding. Will MSP & MSSP partners climb aboard?
Orca Security Raises $6.5M; MSSP and MDR Partnerships Coming?
Orca Security, an Israeli cybersecurity startup founded by former Check Point Software executives, raises seed funding. MSSP & MDR partnerships coming?
Security Management Software Funding: Cyber Observer Raises $8M
Israeli security management software provider Cyber Observer raises $8 million & partners with Kaseya. Is an MSP IT monitoring relationship coming?
Vectra Threat Detection and Response: New Funding for Channel Partner Expansion?
Threat detection & response provider Vectra raises $100 million. Safe bet: VP of Worldwide Channels & Alliances Didi Dayton will further accelerate partner engagements.
Cybersecurity Ratings, Risk Analysis: SecurityScorecard Raises $50M
Cybersecurity ratings & risk analysis provider SecurityScorecard raises $50 million in a Series D financing round led by private equity firm Riverwood Capital.
Security Awareness Training: KnowBe4 Raises $300M, Becomes Unicorn
KnowBe4, a security awareness training & simulated phishing platform provider, raises $300M at $1 billion ‘unicorn’ valuation, up from $800M valuation a few months ago.
Managed Detection and Response: Critical Start Raises $40M
Critical Start, a Top 100 MSSP with managed detection and response (MDR) cybersecurity services, raises $40M for nationwide, enterprise & channel partner expansion.
Elastic Acquires Endgame: SIEM Threat Hunting Meets Endpoint Cybersecurity
Elastic acquires Endgame, blending SIEM (security information & event management) with endpoint prevention, detection & response capabilities. Threat hunting to endpoints.