Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) Market News: 15 August 2022
Each business day, MSSP Alert delivers this quick lineup of news, analysis and chatter from across the managed security services provider ecosystem.
- The Content: Written for MSSPs, SOC as a Service (SOCaaS), Managed Detection and Response (MDR), eXtended Detection and Response (XDR), threat hunters and MSP security providers — and those who need to partner with such companies.
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A. Today’s MSSP, MDR, XDR and Cybersecurity Market News
2. MDR Service for Microsoft Defender: KHIPU of South Africa has introduced a cloud-native MDR security service. The effort includes a SOC-Lite service that transforms Microsoft Defender endpoint security into a 24x7x365 SOC, the company asserts.
4. IT Services – Australia Government Cybersecurity: Wipro has launched Wipro Shelde Australia, a sovereign cybersecurity offering for the Australian government and critical infrastructure industries. The launch leverages the Ampion acquisition of 2021.
5. China – Alleged Data Breach: A hacker has claimed to have obtained the personal information of 48.5 million users of a COVID health code mobile app run by the city of Shanghai, the second claim of a breach of the Chinese financial hub’s data in just over a month, Reuters reported.
B. MSSP, MDR and Cybersecurity Virtual Events and Conference Calendar
- Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit 2022 (August 22-24, Las Vegas)
- Blue Team Con 2022 (August 27-28, Chicago)
- LogRhythm RhythmWorld 2022 (September 13-15, Denver, Colorado)
- Fal.Con 2022: CrowdStrike Cybersecurity Conference (September 19-21, Las Vegas)
- Join Us: MSSP Alert Live (September 19-21, Washington, D.C.)
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