Microsoft’s Hexadite acquisition means Windows Defender is going to get a lot more secure

It looks like Microsoft is looking to beef up its Windows Defender security system, following a new deal to acquire cybersecurity firm Hexadite. Once the deal is finalised, Hexadite’s anti-virus technology will be rolled in with Windows Defender, paving the way for AI-powered automatic system scans and virus cleaning. Read full news article on KitGuru … Read more

Microsoft to acquire Hexadite, a security orchestration and automation company

Ransomware attacks have prompted Microsoft to sign an agreement to acquire Hexadite, a US-headquartered company that delivers agentless, automatic incident investigation and remediation solutions. “Our vision is to deliver a new generation of security capabilities that helps our customers protect, detect and respond to the constantly evolving and ever-changing cyber threat landscape,” Terry Myerson, Executive … Read more

Microsoft deepens security investment with purchase of AI-based security company Hexadite

Microsoft has announced their intention to purchase  Hexadite, a company delivering agentless, automatic incident investigation and remediation solutions. Hexadite uses artificial intelligence to investigate security alerts and remediate threats, allowing IT teams to resolving incidents in minutes and freeing up staff to focus on the threats that truly demand their expertise. Read full news article … Read more