Feds nix Check Point's Sourcefire bid

Monday, 27 March 2006, 12:12 AM EST

A takeover bid by an Israeli firewall firm has become the latest victim of US security protectionism. Check Point Software has dropped its bid for US rival Sourcefire after objections from the FBI and Pentagon were heard by the Treasury's Committee on Foreign Investments.

At The Register.

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