Black Hat 2013: 14 Security Firms That Piqued Hackers' Interest


The future of Round Rock, Texas-based Dell as a publicly traded company may be in doubt, but its presence in the security market is continuing to grow. Beginning in 2011, the company acquired SecureWorks for security services. The company also acquired network security vendor SonicWall and added Quest Software for IT management capabilities and AppAssure for secure backup. Last month, Dell rolled out its Dell Data Protection Protected Workspace brand PCs and unveiled an agreement with security vendor Invincea, which will ship a customized version of its secure virtual containers software to protect the browser and other applications from attack.

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