Lacework raises $24 million

Automated cloud security company for AWS, Lacework has closed a $24 million Series B funding round.

Allstate to acquire InfoArmor for $525M

Allstate has agreed to acquire InfoArmor, a provider of employee identity protection, for $525 million in an all-cash transaction expected to close later this year.

DHS awards Booz Allen Hamilton $1.03B cybersecurity task order

The Department of Homeland Security have selected Booz Allen Hamilton as prime contractor under the government-wide CDM DEFEND program for Group D, with a $1.03 billion task order.

KBRwyle receives $71M DHS cybersecurity services task order

KBR's global government services business KBRwyle, has been awarded a $71 million task order to provide cybersecurity services for the Defense Health Agency (DHA).

IBM launches X-Force Red Labs secure testing facilities globally

IBM announced  X-Force Red Labs, a network of four secure facilities dedicated to testing the security of devices and systems including consumer and industrial IoT technologies, automotive equipment, and Automated Teller Machines (ATMs), the company said in a statement.

Cisco to acquire Duo Security for $2.35B

Cisco is acquiring privately-held Duo Security. Under the terms of the agreement, Cisco will pay $2.35 billion in cash and assumed equity for the company.

Mimecast acquires Solebit for $88M

Email and data security company Mimecast has acquired security software developer Solebit for approximately $88 million.

IntSights raises $17M

IntSights, a provider of enterprise cyber risk analytics, threat intelligence and mitigation solutions, has raised a Series C funding round.

PayPal to acquire Simility for $120M

PayPal has agreed to acquire Simility, a fraud prevention and risk management platform, for $120 million.

Panaseer raises $10 million

Cyber security software company Panaseer has secured $10 million in Series A funding.

F-Secure to buy MWR InfoSecurity for ~$106M+ to offer better threat hunting —...

F-Secure is paying £80 million (€91,6M) in cash to purchase all outstanding shares in MWR InfoSecurity, funding the transaction with its own cash reserves and a five-year bank loan, writes Natasha Lomas...

Fortinet signs information sharing agreement with INTERPOL

Cybersecurity solutions company Fortinet has formalized its threat sharing with INTERPOL, the company said in a statement. 

Trump and Kim USB fan raises cyber-security alert — BBC

Cyber-security experts have expressed surprise that journalists at the summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in Singapore were given USB-powered fans, according to a report...

ICE just launched a $2.4M contract with a secretive data surveillance company that tracks...

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency has signed a $2.4 million contract with a little-known surveillance company that mines communications data and provides "real-time" tracking, writes Chantal Da Silva...

Signifyd raises $100 million

Signifyd, a provider of fraud protection for e-commerce businesses, has raised $100 million in a Series D round.