Symantec Buys Mountain Wave

Symantec Tuesday said it acquired Mountain Wave, a provider of security management software and services, for $20 million in cash.

Symantec, based here, said Falls Church, Va.-based Mountain Wave's CyberWolf technology will become an integral part of its enterprise security solutions.

The CyberWolf technology automatically monitors, filters, correlates and prioritizes data collected by a variety of security applications from multiple vendors across the network. The technology aims to track, memorize and match attack patterns that take place over time.

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