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McAfee acquired by Advent International for 12 billion euros

McAfee acquired by Advent International for 12 billion euros

Advent International announces a $14 billion (12.1 billion euros) acquisition of McAfee. In doing so, the private equity firm takes the security company off the stock market. There have been rumours about Advent International's interest in McAfee since last week. On Friday, November 5, the Wall ... Read more

date7 months ago
The McAfee-FireEye merger is complete

The McAfee-FireEye merger is complete

McAfee and FireEye finalized their merger on Friday, closing a $1.2 billion all-cash transaction that merges the two giants. FireEye announced it was selling its FireEye Products business to a Symphony Technology Group-led consortium in July. The move separated the company's network, email, endp... Read more

date8 months ago
McAfee Report: Ransomware Increases its Prevalence

McAfee Report: Ransomware Increases its Prevalence

The McAfee Enterprise report shows ransomware is gaining ground even as the hacking landscape changes. According to a new report from McAfee Enterprise, ransomware continues to hold cybersecurity headlines hostage, even though much has changed since their last threat report. The company’s â... Read more

date8 months ago
Security pioneer John McAfee dies in Spain

Security pioneer John McAfee dies in Spain

John McAfee has died at the age of 75. The cybersecurity pioneer, who founded the well-known cybersecurity company McAfee in 1987, was found dead in a Spanish prison. John McAfee died by hanging, according to his lawyer Javier Villalba. The Catalan judiciary confirms the death. According to the ... Read more

date11 months ago
McAfee adds automated threat detection to Mvision XDR

McAfee adds automated threat detection to Mvision XDR

McAfee has announced updates for Mvision Extended Detection and Response (XDR) during the RSA Conference. With the new capabilities, it wants to protect companies against the most sophisticated threats and simplify security operations. The update integrates telemetry from other Mvision products ... Read more

date1 year ago
McAfee Mvision CNAPP now generally available

McAfee Mvision CNAPP now generally available

McAfee has released Mvision Cloud Native Application Protection Platform (CNAPP). This is a service for securing applications in the cloud. The company announced the service last autumn. Mvision CNAPP provides consistent data protection, threat prevention, governance and compliance throughout th... Read more

date1 year ago
Student PCs vulnerable because of flaws in monitoring program

Student PCs vulnerable because of flaws in monitoring program

Researchers have found numerous critical vulnerabilities in popular remote monitoring software. What makes the incident problematic is that it could affect the safety and privacy of students. McAfee disclosed on Monday that there are several security gaps in Netop Vision Pro. The software is ... Read more

date1 year ago
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