Companies and digital product supplier Kroll has introduced the acquisition of award-winning UK cybersecurity agency Redscan.
The deal will see Kroll, which makes a speciality of governance, threat and transparency, lengthen its Kroll Responder capabilities by means of the addition of Redscan and its prolonged detection and response (XDR) enabled safety operations middle (SOC) platform.
Redscan will be part of Kroll beneath the management of Andrew Beckett, managing director and head of the EMEA cyber-risk observe and Marc Brawner, managing director and international head of managed providers.
Redscan’s CEO Mike Fenton, COO Gubi Singh and CTO Mark Nicholls will all be staying with the agency, it was confirmed, and can proceed to play key roles inside a newly created Cyber Danger enterprise unit at Kroll, which can be headed up by Jason Smolanoff, international head of cyber-risk.
Commenting on the announcement, Jacob Silverman, CEO of Kroll, mentioned: “The acquisition of Redscan completely enhances the brand new chapter we now have entered beneath our Kroll model, reinforcing our dedication to supporting our shoppers’ most advanced challenges. Collectively, our professionals will harness the ability of know-how and their deep experience to offer readability and cyber resilience for shoppers, solidifying our place on the forefront of cybersecurity options. I stay up for constructing on this mandate with our expanded, international Cyber Danger staff.”
Redscan has beforehand been acknowledged for the standard of its providers, together with its proprietary cloud native MDR resolution which correlates occasions and intelligence from an array of main telemetry sources.
“Merging Redscan’s revolutionary tradition and main managed safety providers with Kroll’s unparalleled incident response expertise and end-to-end cyber-risk administration capabilities permits us to offer a singular international providing,” added Fenton. “This mix will construct unbelievable worth for our shoppers, who will profit from a world staff of world-class seasoned consultants monitoring their environments and an expanded platform to develop our proprietary know-how capabilities.”