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Elliott-backed Gigamon to acquire cybersecurity startup ICEBRG

Gigamon Inc has agreed to buy cybersecurity startup ICEBRG, Gigamon Chief Executive Paul Hooper told Reuters in an interview. The ICEBRG deal gives Gigamon more expertise in cybersecurity and “takes it more into the world of subscription software.” The terms of the deal were not disclosed, though sources familiar with the matter said it values the Seattle-based startup at roughly $100 million.

Freshly Funded Startup Grades Fortune 500 on Cyber Risk ‘Credit Scores’

The company just raised millions. When insurers are determining whether to cover a house, they typically require an inspector to come do a walkthrough. The checkup helps underwriters assess what level of risk they’re taking on, and to draft policies accordingly. UpGuard (née ScriptRock), a startup based in Mountain View, Calif., offers the digital equivalent […]

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