SOFTWARE SECURITY

Atos is completing the acquisition of In Fidem, a Canadian cybersecurity firm.

prnewswire | January 20, 2021

Atos is completing the acquisition of In Fidem, a Canadian cybersecurity firm.
Atos today reports it has finished the obtaining of In Fidem, a Canada-based particular online protection counseling firm, with skill in cloud security, computerized character, hazard the board, security activities, advanced criminology and digital penetrate reaction. The activity will extend Atos' worldwide customer portfolio and ability in network protection benefits and will assist with advancing put resources into Canadian organizations and computerized labor force, adding an incentive for neighborhood clients and the nearby ability pool.

This online protection securing joins those of Paladion, digital.security and SEC Consult made in the course of recent months in different nations and supports Atos' vision of ceaseless advancement in essential business sectors, strengthening its situation as a worldwide pioneer inside network safety administrations, counseling and development.

"Atos and In Fidem today unite their expertise to bring added value to our digital teams and for our clients in Canada and around the world," said Pierre Barnabé, Senior Executive Vice-President, Head of Big Data & Cybersecurity at Atos. "We are delighted to welcome the more than 100 consultants from In Fidem to continue our strategy of developing and consolidating our cybersecurity expertise and to strengthen our leadership in secure decarbonized digital solutions."

"Atos understands our aim to support our clients with multi-disciplinary teams. They share our corporate vision which is centered on the return of our clients' security investment and trust. Combining our forces, we will enhance our services to our customers," said Matthieu Chouinard, CEO of In Fidem.

About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European number one in cybersecurity, cloud and high-performance computing, the group provides tailored end-to-end solutions for all industries in 73 countries. A pioneer in decarbonization services and products, Atos is committed to a secure and decarbonized digital for its clients. Atos operates under the brands Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.

Spotlight

Mention endpoint security to an infosec professional and he or she will likely think of antivirus software, vulnerability scanning, and patch management. These three areas have made up the essence of endpoint security since organizations first connected to the Internet. Antivirus software, vulnerability scanning, and patch management remained relatively effective at detecting and blocking routine malware like viruses and Internet worms from the mid-1990s through the early 2000s.

Spotlight

Mention endpoint security to an infosec professional and he or she will likely think of antivirus software, vulnerability scanning, and patch management. These three areas have made up the essence of endpoint security since organizations first connected to the Internet. Antivirus software, vulnerability scanning, and patch management remained relatively effective at detecting and blocking routine malware like viruses and Internet worms from the mid-1990s through the early 2000s.

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