[Techtaffy Newsdesk]

Northrop Grumman has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held M5 Network Security, a Canberra, Australia-based provider of cybersecurity and secure mobile communications products and services, and advanced analytics to Australian military and intelligence organizations.

The acquisition is subject to Australian government review. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to close later this year, were not disclosed.

Upload: 06-19-12