Homepage This page's url is: -crn- Rankings and Research Companies Channelcast Marketing Matters CRNtv Events WOTC Jobs HPE Discover 2019 News Cisco Partner Summit 2019 News Cisco Wi-Fi 6 Newsroom Dell Technologies Newsroom Hitachi Vantara Newsroom HP Reinvent Newsroom IBM Newsroom Ingram Micro ONE 2019 News The IoT Integrator Juniper NXTWORK 2019 News Lenovo Newsroom Lexmark Newsroom NetApp Data Fabric NetApp Insight 2019 News Cisco Live Newsroom HPE Zone Intel Tech Provider Zone

Top 10 Biggest Cybersecurity News Stories Of 2018 (So Far)

The security industry has seen more money and more problems in 2018, with vendors tapping into the deep pockets of private equity and IPOs and microprocessor flaws affecting nearly all the world's computers.

1   2   3   ... 11 Next


IPOs, New Execs, and Vulnerabilities Abound

2018 has thus far been a year of regulatory changes and challenges, executive and channel leadership transitions, and heavy private and public funding for cybersecurity vendors.

Money continued to flow into the industry to address the proliferating threat vectors, with five cybersecurity vendors filing for an IPO, four leading technology providers making cybersecurity acquisitions, three next-generation endpoint vendors receiving infusions of private equity, and one private equity firm acquiring a majority stake in three prominent cybersecurity firms.

The regulatory sands have also continued to shift, with new data governance rules taking effect in Europe, one vendor reporting an internal accounting probe to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and another vendor losing a lawsuit against the U.S. government.

Keep on reading to relive the biggest cybersecurity news stories of 2018.

1   2   3   ... 11 Next

sponsored resources