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Shares of cybersecurity firm Mandiant rose 16% on Monday, in response to The Info, Google is excited about shopping for the corporate.
Mandiant, with a market capitalization of about $ 5.25 billion, was beforehand within the FireEye umbrella earlier than promoting the model. FireEye has helped Microsoft discover the hacking of SolarWinds that attacked state programs final yr.
Based on the info, Google is excited about shopping for Mandiant to enhance its cloud safety to higher compete towards Microsoft Azure. Based on the report, the deadline for the corporate’s bids was on the finish of February.
Bloomberg mentioned in February that Microsoft had additionally been in talks to purchase Mandiant.
Cyber safety shares have at instances been resilient within the present market, as many of the shares have been bought throughout the Russian invasion of Ukraine.