Security mergers set to benefit buyers

Monday, 17 July 2006, 3:22 PM EST

Consolidation in IT security continued last week as Secure Computing announced a $273.6m deal to merge with CipherTrust, and SurfControl bought BlackSpider Technologies.

Secure Computing acquired firewall and content-filtering company CyberGuard in January this year. Once CipherTrust’s TrustedSource technology is on board, it aims to deliver the industry’s first system integrating reputation-based firewall/unified threat management, web gateway and identity and access control, said chief executive John McNulty in a statement.

At IT Week.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

The role of the cloud in the modern security architecture

Posted on 31 July 2014.  |  Stephen Pao, General Manager, Security Business at Barracuda Networks, offers advice to CISOs concerned about moving the secure storage of their documents into the cloud and discusses how the cloud shaping the modern security architecture.


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, Aug 1st
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //