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Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 24 February 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. RSA Conference News: Track our RSA Conference 2020 news and analysis content here.

2. M&A - Telco & Cybersecurity: UAE telco Etisalat has acquired cyber security firm Help AG. Established in 1995 in Germany, Help AG moved into a Dubai headquarters in 2018, Gulf Business reports.

3. SOAR (Security Orchestration, Automation and Response): Cloudrise has emerged from stealth status to offer a SOAR platform that helps customers detect, respond, and report more effectively for data and privacy incidents.

4. SIEM (Security Information and Event Management): Cohere Cyber Secure has launched a Cyber Managed Security-as-a-Service offering. It leverages Cohere's Cyber SIEM platform.

5. Application Protection: F5 has introduced its customer-focused approach to Application Protection, bolstered by new offerings and the company’s recent acquisition of Shape Security, the company says.

B. Next Five Cybersecurity Conferences

  1. Women in CyberSecurity (WiCys) Conference 2020 (March 12-14, Aurora, Colorado)
  2. OKTA Oktane 2020 Cybersecurity Conference (March 30-April 2, San Francisco, California)
  3. SANS 2020 Cybersecurity Training Conference (April 3-10, Orlando, Florida)
  4. VMware Carbon Black Connect 2020 (May 13-14, Chicago)
  5. Fortinet Accelerate 2020 (May 16-21, New York)
  6. Bonus: The complete MSSP Alert calendar
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.