Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks and data from digital attacks. Organizations must have a solid security strategy and implementation program for how they deal with digital security and cyber attacks. Users of networks must be aware of potential security risks and follow corporate policies and guidelines to keep their online environment safe. In this category you find our news articles about cybersecurity.

Accenture Acquires Symantec’s Cyber Security Services Business from Broadcom

Accenture has significantly expanded its cybersecurity capabilities and global reach by acquiring Symantec’s Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom. Symantec’s Enterprise Security business and its Cyber Security Services business includes more than 300 employees around the world.

Tech Data Acquires the Business of Value-Added Distributer, Inflow Technologies

Tech Data has acquired the business of Inflow Technologies, an India-based value-added distributer with expertise in areas like cybersecurity and networking. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

F5 Networks Buys Shape Security for $1 Billion in Cash

F5 will acquire Shape for a total enterprise value of approximately $1 billion in cash, subject to certain adjustments.

Palo Alto Networks Completes $150M Acquisition of Aporeto

Global cybersecurity solutions provider, Palo Alto Networks, has completed its acquisition of Aporeto, a machine identity-based microsegmentation company. Palo Alto Networks has paid approximately $150 million in cash to acquire Aporeto.

DOSarrest Adds AI to Their DDoS Protection Platform

DOSarrest, a cybersecurity company from Vancouver, B.C., Canada, specializing in fully managed cloud-based Internet security services, has rolled out new advanced mitigation capabilities for their cloud-based DDoS protection platform.

Cloud Security Company Sophos Expands Its MSP Program

Sophos, a global provider of cloud-enabled cybersecurity solutions, has expanded and enhanced its MSP Connect program.

Expert Blog: DDoS Protection Without Changing DNS Records

Protection of personal data, Internet privacy, fraud protection, website and server uptime - all these aspects of information security have already moved beyond the concerns of the narrow expert circle. Read the Expert Blog by Ivan Golushko, Product Development and Innovation Manager, DDoS-Guard.

EfficientIP Closes $11 Million Series B Funding Round

Network automation and security company, EfficientIP, has received an $11 million Series B investment from Jolt Capital to support its continued international growth.

DigiCert Unveils CT Log Monitoring for Advanced Brand Protection

TLS/SSL, IoT and PKI solutions provider DigiCert has released a new CT log monitoring service for advanced brand protection. The new service is available in DigiCert Secure Site Pro,

Atos signs US Cybersecurity Distribution Agreement with Ingram Micro

Atos has signed a cybersecurity distribution agreement with Ingram Micro. The new U.S. distribution alliance expands Atos’ reach, and provides Ingram Micro channel partners access to its cybersecurity solutions including the Atos Evidian portfolio of identity and access management products.

Cyberhaven Closes $13M Funding Round, Unveils Data Behavior Analytics Solution

Data behavior analytics company Cyberhaven has announced the close of a $13 million Series A funding round and the launch of its Data Behavior Analytics (DaBA) solution.