Content, Content

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 08 May 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.
  • Reaching Our Inbox: Send news, tips and rumors to [email protected].

A. Today’s MSSP Alerts

1. Recap - Cognizant Ransomware Attack: CEO Brian Humphries shares deeper details about the attack, recovery, customer communications, and financial implications here.

2. MDR - Public Cloud Security: IBM Cloud customers can now leverage Alert Logic‘s managed detection and response (MDR) services, the two companies disclosed.

3. Partnership - Small Business Cybersecurity: Group is partnering with Lookout and Skout Cybersecurity to promote a Cyber Security Solution for small businesses. The offering is available to Network Solutions customers and coming soon to customers. Skout is a Top 200 MSSP.

4. PCI Compliance: SecureTrust, a division of Trustwave, has unveiled SecureTrust PCI Manager, a cloud-based platform delivering Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance validation and enhanced risk mitigation for acquiring banks and merchant service providers, the company says. Trustwave is a Top 200 MSSP.

5. Quarterly Financial Results: Here are the latest earnings statements from...

B. Upcoming Cybersecurity Conferences

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.