VeriSign acquires security firm iDefense for US$40m

Friday, 15 July 2005, 1:35 AM EST

VeriSign announced Wednesday that it had purchased security intelligence firm iDefense for approximately US$40m in cash. iDefense's 45 employees will join VeriSign, and iDefense chairman and CEO John Watters will continue to head the group.

By Elle Cayabyab at Ars Technica.

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