Cisco buys cybersecurity firm Sourcefire

    Date23 Jul 2013
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Cisco has announced a deal worth $2.7bn for security firm Sourcefire in a move designed to help the network giant boost the built-in security of its products to protect customers from rising cyber threats. Cisco said the deal would ensure it could push forward with its internet of everything strategy by helping to combine the two firms' expertise on the security of networks with products such as intrusion-prevention systems, next-generation firewalls and advanced malware protection.
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