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.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Intentional backdoors in iOS devices uncovered

Posted on 22 July 2014.  |  A researcher has revealed that Apple has equipped its mobile iOS with several undocumented features that can be used by attackers and law enforcement to access the sensitive data contained on the devices running it.


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

Tue, Jul 22nd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //