Security vendor McAfee has just announced that it will data leakage prevention startup Reconnex.
McAfee expects to close the US$46 million cash acquisition by the end of September and will roll the products into its data protection business unit, where they will be sold under the McAfee Adaptive Protection brand name.
Source: McAfee to Buy Data Protection Vendor Reconnex – Yahoo! News
Reconnex has an engineering location in Pune. We had profiled it a few months back.
- McAfee buys Reconnex for 46m
- Reconnex named a leader in DLP by Forrester
- Data Leakage Prevention – An Overview by Ankur Panchbudhe of Reconnex India
- Symantec acquires Vontu – Another Pune company doing an DLP acquisition
- DLP best practices