Tags mergers and acquisitions
Big name cybersecurity vendors are trying to buy their way to the top
A strong economy and higher demand for security products means big vendors will continue buying startups to keep up with emerging technology.
Imperva to acquire Distil Networks to add bot mitigation to its offerings
The frenzied M&A in the cybersecurity market continues.
Recorded Future acquired for $780 million by venture firm
The cash deal, announced Tuesday, is the highest sale price ever for a threat intelligence provider.
Data-backup service Carbonite acquires long-running cybersecurity firm Webroot
One of the earliest players in the cloud data-backup business, Carbonite, is acquiring Webroot, whose reputation stretches back to the 1990s. Carbonite is putting up about $618.5 million in cash.
Blackberry acquiring Cylance for $1.4 billion
Blackberry hopes Cylance's AI-driven cybersecurity solutions will mesh with its new offerings for enterprise IoT protection.