Managed Security Services Provider Morning News: 20 September 2017


Each morning MSSP Alert broadcasts a quick lineup of news, analysis and chatter from across the global managed security services provider, SOC (security operations center) and IT outsourcing ecosystem.

Here’s the lineup for Wednesday, September 20, 2017:

5. Anti-Ransomware: Palo Alto Networks has launched Traps 4.1, which features enhanced anti-ransomware capabilities.

4. Cyberattack Costs: The average cost of an enterprise cyberattack is $1.3 million, according to Kaspersky Lab. The question: Do we really need research to legitimize the need for proper security?

3. Funding: Digital Shadows, a London-based security startup, has raised $26 million in funding...

2. SIEM Partnership: LogPoint and Fortscale have partnered to deliver next-generation SIEM technology, the two companies claim.

1. Managed Security Service: Avigilon has launched Avigilon Blue, a managed security service for partners that runs atop Microsoft Azure.

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.