Testing company Intertek is boosting its network assurance portfolio with the acquisition of United Kingdom-based cybersecurity firm NTA Monitor. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.
“An ever-greater emphasis is now placed on robust security assessment and compliance, with new and evolving data protection and other regulations and directive affecting Europe and the U.K.,” Intertek said in a video on how NTA complements its cybersecurity and assurance offerings. “The acquisition of NTA provides Intertek with a footprint in the U.K. security assurance and certification space.”
NTA Monitor is Intertek’s third security-related acquisition in the last few years, following up on purchases of EWA-Canada in late 2016 and U.S.-based Acumen Security in late 2017. – RCR Wireless