Deloitte & Touche Buys Threat-Hunting Firm
Deloitte & Touche has purchased most assets of cyber threat-hunting services firm Root9B (R9B), which now will be part of Deloitte's Detect and Respond service offering for clients.
R9B provides threat hunting and detection managed services as well as vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, forensics and incident response, and training for threat hunters and defenders. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed.
"Commercial and government entities contend with cyber adversaries who use incredibly sophisticated technology to penetrate legacy defenses and take advantage of expanding attack surfaces," said Deborah Golden, Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory Cyber and Strategic Risk leader and principal, in a statement. "The addition of R9B's business will expand...