Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 06 March 2020
Each business day, MSSP Alert broadcasts a quick lineup of news, analysis and chatter from across that managed security services provider ecosystem.
- The Content: Written for MSSPs, SOC as a Service (SOCaaS), Managed Detection and Response (MDR) and MSP security providers — and those who need to partner up 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 Alerts
1. M&A – MSP and MSSP: Dyonyx and Single Path are merging to form a national MSP and MSSP.
2. M&A – Cyber Consulting: Accenture has acquired Context Information Security, a cyber defense consultancy in London with roughly 250 employees.
3. List of MSSP Mergers: See 30 deals listed here.
4. MSSP – SIEM Deployment: Verizon’s new Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service will leverage Securonix’s SIEM software.
5. Risk Management: Interos, a multi-tier, multi-factor third-party risk management platform, today announced the general availability of Interos v2.0, a cloud-based solution for third-party risk management.
B. Next Five Cybersecurity Conferences
- Women in CyberSecurity (WiCys) Conference 2020 (March 12-14, Aurora, Colorado)
- OKTA Oktane 2020 Cybersecurity Conference (March 30-April 2, San Francisco, California) — online only. Face-to-face canceled.
- SANS 2020 Cybersecurity Training Conference (April 3-10, Orlando, Florida)
- VMware Carbon Black Connect 2020 (May 13-14, Chicago)
- Fortinet Accelerate 2020 (May 16-21, New York)
- Bonus: The complete MSSP Alert calendar