Orange announced recently the acquisition of SecureData Group for an undisclosed amount.
The UK-based company, SecureData, is the largest independent cybersecurity service provider in the UK. The company has a 25-year track record of providing integrated cyber solutions designed to assess risks, detect threats, protect customer’s IT assets and respond to security incidents. The company’s consulting arm, SensePost, enjoys a worldwide reputation for its expertise in cyber-criminality, security research and penetration testing. The company recorded annual revenues of about $56 million in 2018 and has enjoyed consistent growth rates of about 20 percent since 2016.
By offering improved access to the UK and South Africa markets, Orange said it believes that SecureData constitutes an opportunity to expand the company’s capabilities, particularly in Europe.
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