Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 13 August 2021
Today’s MSSP, MDR & XDR news involves Accenture, Chess ICT, CyberArk, Lockbit Ransomware, Palo Alto Networks, Red Canary, SentinelOne & more.
Accenture LockBit Ransomware Cyberattack and Recovery Timeline
Accenture downplays LockBit ransomware attack. IT consulting firm & Top 250 MSSP says no system or customer impact. But third-party chatter raises questions.
Cybersecurity Hire: Accenture Federal Services Adds Former CISA Leader
Federal subsidiary of Top 250 MSSP Accenture hires former CISA & National Security Council leader Rick Driggers as critical infrastructure cyber lead.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 15 July 2021
Today’s MSSP news involves 1Password APIs, Accenture, Apiiro, Coalition Cyber Insurance, Darktrace, Egnyte, Exclusive Networks, GuidePoint Security, Hack The Box, HUMAN Security, Mailprotector, Mimecast, Salt Security & more.
Accenture Acquires MSSP, MDR Security Services Provider Sentor
Accenture acquires Sentor, a Swedish MSSP & cyber defense company that provides security testing & managed detection and response (MDR) services.
Accenture Invests In Cloud Data Security Startup Symmetry Systems
Accenture Ventures, part of the global IT consulting firm, invests in Symmetry Systems, a cloud data security software startup.
Accenture Wins DHS, CISA Cybersecurity Contract
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) awards $112M contract to Accenture Federal Services.
Accenture Invests in Cyber Intelligence Company Prevailion
Accenture Ventures, the venture capital arm of global IT consulting firm & MSSP Accenture, makes an investment in cyber intelligence company Prevailion.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 29 April 2021
Today’s MSSP news involves Accenture, Castra, Exabeam, IBM Security, Kasten by Veeam, Neuvector, Openminded, OpenText, Ransomware Task Force (RTF), Sysdig, Webroot & more.
Accenture Acquiring MSSP, Cybersecurity Consultancy Openminded
Global IT consulting firm Accenture acquires Openminded, an MSSP & cybersecurity services consulting company. MSSP M&A activity remains strong.