Mandiant announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Google in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $5.4 billion, inclusive of Mandiant’s net cash. Upon the close of the acquisition, Mandiant will join Google Cloud.Read More…

Check Point Software Technologies, a leading provider of cyber security solutions to corporate enterprises and governments globally, announced the acquisition of Avanan, the fastest growing cloud email security company. Avanan technology provides the highest level of security for emails and SaaS collaboration suites.Read More…

Qualys, a pioneer and leading provider of disruptive cloud-based IT, security and compliance solutions, has announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire TotalCloud, a cloud workflow management and no-code automation platform. Upon closing, this acquisition will further strengthen Qualys’ Cloud Security solution allowing customers to build user-defined workflowsRead More…

Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Braintrace, further enhancing Sophos’ Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem with Braintrace’s proprietary Network Detection and Response (NDR) technology. Braintrace’s NDR provides deep visibility into network traffic patterns, including encrypted traffic, without the need for Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) decryption. Located in SaltRead More…

Cybereason, the leader in operation-centric attack protection, has announced the acquisition of empow, a security analytics company based in Tel Aviv. The empow acquisition adds innovative predictive response technology, a library of out-of-the-box data integrations, and top-tier engineering and product talent.Read More…

According to sources, Microsoft is said to buy RiskIQ, a security software company, as the tech giant attempts to extend its products and better safeguard consumers against a rising flood of worldwide assaults. According to one of the sources, who wished to remain anonymous, Microsoft will pay more than $500Read More…

Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first cybersecurity solutions that protect critical information and networks for thousands of customers throughout the world, announced the company has signed a definitive agreement to acquire U.K.-based Deep Secure. Deep Secure’s cybersecurity products and services protect organizations from cyberattacks delivered via malware and help preventRead More…