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Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) News: 28 May 2020

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Each business day, MSSP Alert broadcasts a 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) 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 - Threat Intelligence and Endpoint Security: EclecticIQ and PolyLogyx have merged. Yesterday, we incorrectly described the relationship as partnership.

2. Security Operations Center (SOC) Automation: Roughly 15 new MSSPs and reseller partners since January 2020 have embraced Respond Software's robotic decision automation (RDA) for security operations, the company says. True believers include Veristor Systems, which is now strategic member of the Respond Software partner program.

3. Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Services: High Wire Networks is offering Cloud Detection and Response (CDR) as part of the Overwatch Managed Security Platform as a Service.

4. Breach Detection Services: ECSC Group has launched the Nebula Cloud breach detection service.

5. Integrations - Identity and Access Management (IAM): UJET Inc., a provider of cloud customer support solutions, now integrates with Okta, OneLogin, and Microsoft ADFS.

6. SIEM: SEGA Europe, an arm of the video game giant, has rolled out Sumo Logic’s Cloud SIEM solution.

7. Industrial Cyberattacks: Kaspersky documents the details here.

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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.