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SentinelOne to Acquire Attivo Networks

SentinelOne announced that they are acquired Attivo Networks in a cash and stock transaction valued at $616.5 million. The acquisition is expected to close in SentinelOne’s upcoming fiscal second quarter.

SentinelOne announced the procurement as “SentinelOne Adds Leading Identity Threat Detection and Response (ITDR) Technology for Enterprise Zero Trust Adoption.

Attivo Networks known as identity security and lateral movement protection company. Started with their deception technologies, kept growing with several modules like Active Directory assessment and endpoint agents.

The shift to hybrid work and increased cloud adoption has established identity as the new perimeter, highlighting the importance of visibility into user activity. Identity Threat Detection and Response (ITDR) is the missing link in holistic XDR and zero trust strategies,” said Nicholas Warner, COO, SentinelOne. “Our Attivo acquisition is a natural platform progression for protecting organizations from threats at every stage of the attack lifecycle.

SentinelOne is planning to deliver comprehensive identity security as part of Singularity XDR for autonomous protection.

FireEye and McAfee Enterprise Merged as Trellix

Last year, STG (Symphony Technology Group) announced that they purchased FireEye’s production side and name rights. Previous year, STG bought McAfee’s enterprise solutions too.

STG announced that the new brand name will be Trellix with the merge of FireEye and McAfee Enterprise.

Trellix is preparing to present an XDR solution with the capabilities of ex vendors. Bryan Palma, chief executive officer of Trellix, said: “As today’s organizations push to achieve digital transformation, a strong security foundation is required to ensure continued innovation, growth and resiliency.”

It is expected that McAfee Enterprise Secure Service Edge (SSE) portfolio will be a separate business from Trellix. This portfolio includes cloud access security broker (CASB), secure web gateway (SWG) and zero trust network access (ZTNA).