EMC to acquire RSA Security for almost US$2.1 billion

Friday, 30 June 2006, 10:35 AM EST

In a deal that marries one of the IT industry's biggest data storage vendors and one of its best-known security companies, EMC Thursday unveiled plans to acquire RSA Security.

Under the deal, EMC will pay US$28 a share, or almost US$2.1 billion for RSA, according to the companies. The acquisition is expected to be completed late in the third quarter or early in the fourth quarter of this year.

At Computerworld.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Keeping passwords safe from cracking

A group of researchers from Purdue University in Indiana have come up with an effective and easy-to-implement solution for protecting passwords from attackers.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, May 22nd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //