McAfee to buy Foundstone

McAfee Inc.'s agreement to buy Foundstone Inc. for $86 million in cash will give the Santa Clara, Calif., security firm a toehold in the growing vulnerability management market.

Foundstone of Mission Viejo, Calif., this month announced that the Justice Department will use its tools to reduce computer vulnerabilities and comply with the Federal Information Security Management Act. The software helps inventory IT assets, identify vulnerabilities and plug the holes where worms and other malicious code can enter a network. *

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here
close
SEARCH

Trending

  • Dive into our Contract Award database

    In an exclusive for WT Insider members, we are collecting all of the contract awards we cover into a database that you can sort by contractor, agency, value and other parameters. You can also download it into a spreadsheet. Our databases track awards back to 2013. Read More

  • Navigating the trends and issues of 2016 Nick Wakeman

    In our latest WT Insider Report, we pull together our best advice, insights and reporting on the trends and issues that will shape the market in 2016 and beyond. Read More

 Top 100 Promo 2016
contracts DB