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Forescout alleges private equity buyer 'concocted' reasons to avoid a deal as pandemic intensified

by Jeff Stone • 9 months ago

Advent International now is negotiating an "alternative" deal, the firm says.

Forescout goes for $1.9 billion in private-equity acquisition

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

The deal is expected to close in the second quarter of this year.

Netsparker gets $40 million to grow its security scanner business

by Greg Otto • 3 years ago

The scanner actually exploits vulnerabilities in order to avoid false positives.

Bitdefender valued at $600M after private equity company buys significant minority stake

by Greg Otto • 3 years ago

Vitruvian Partners, a London-based private equity firm, acquired approximately 30 percent of Bitdefender from existing shareholder Axxess Capital.

How Michael Flynn helped cybersecurity firms before his White House stint

by Ryan Johnston • 4 years ago

Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn used his public sector connections to advise and guide multiple private sector cybersecurity firms into federal markets worldwide prior to his national security adviser appointment by President Donald Trump.

Where former spies go to become cybersecurity startup founders

by Chris Bing • 4 years ago

DataTribe has been incubating companies staffed by former intel community members, planting the seeds for an East Coast startup community dedicated to cybersecurity.