Mergers & Acquisitions
Blue Coat Systems will acquire Elastica, a cloud security startup founded in 2012. Blue Coat will pay $280 million for the San Jose, Calif., cloud security company which started up iin 2012.
Cisco will acquire Lancope, a network behavior analytics and cybersecurity firm, for $452 million in cash and equity.
Internet security specialist Thales has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the data security firm Vormetric for $400 million.
Trustwave announced Monday that it has been acquired by Singapore Telecommunication Limited for $770 million.
The acquisition is expected to close in the first quarter of the fiscal year 2016.
In the modern enterprise privileged users are no longer entirely inside the perimeter, nor is your infrastructure.
Security company Trustwave announced, on Tuesday, that it is set to be acquired by Singapore Telecommunications Limited (Singtel) for $810 million.
Data software company Informatica announced, on Tuesday, that it is set to be acquired by private equity firm Permira and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB).
HP is expected to integrate Voltage's technology into HP Atalla, the company's encryption business.
Every business that operates a cardholder environment to transact with its customers is required to maintain compliance to the PCI DSS international standard for security. Penalties for lack of compliance have become costly yet compliance does not equal security.
Accuvant and FishNet Security are joining forces to offer a broader suite of services, smarter solutions, more expertise and expanded reach.
The latest news in the security field, including personnel moves and mergers and acquisitions.
Critical datacenter assets are at the heart of financial services (and many other industries) enterprise networks. Unfortunately, it's still too easy for attackers to get into the datacenter through an insider, a partner, a side server, virtualization, or even a development environment.
The latest mergers and acquisitions and personnel moves, including Malwarebytes, Abacus Group, VMware, Bay Dynamics, vArmour, Secunia, Norse and more.
New hires at Accuvant, ZeroFOX and ThreatStream, while a divestiture at Juniper and an acquisition for BlackBerry.
This month's company news includes new hires at Rapid7 and Vaultive, as well as Palo Alto Networks acquiring security firm in Silicon Valley.
Our company news features Co3 Systems' new CTO, McAfee phasing out its brand name, and Blue Coat Systems acquiring Norman Shark.
The deal is expected to close before the end of this quarter.
The transition comes a few years after Intel acquired anti-virus firm McAfee.
This month's company news features new hires at Verizon Enterprise Solutions and Coalfire Systems, as well as acquisitions by Oracle and Trustwave.
News from AirTight Networks, Seculert, Hackett Security, MobileSpaces and others.
The deal to purchase Trusteer is rumored to be near $1 billion.
Cisco made a big network security splash on Tuesday with news that it will purchase Sourcefire, best known for its open-source intrusion prevention system Snort, for $2.7 billion.
Intel-owned McAfee has acquired next-generation firewall maker Stonesoft for $389 million, the companies announced Monday.
This month's company news features new additions to the dinCloud, Tripwire, and Crocus Technology, as well as Bluebox Security's new research team that will analyze mobile security threats.
Canadian telecommunications giant Telus is bolstering its security offering with the acquisition of digital security and forensics company Digital Wyzdom.
The latest personnel announcements and M&A activity from the likes of Lancope, SafeNet, BeyondTrust, Blue Coat Systems and more.
Vormetric's new CEO, Apple's newest security researcher, and more of the latest security company news.
The latest news involving personnel and companies in the security industry, including Barracuda Networks' new CEO, and Incapsula's new alliance program.
Here's a year-end look back at some of the biggest mergers and acquisitions activity in the security space.
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