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Telefonica acquires iHackLabs to boost cybersecurity training

Monday 7 September 2020 | 11:21 CET | News
Telefonica has announced the acquisition of iHackLabs, a company specialised in cybersecurity training, just a couple of weeks after buying cybersecurity consultancy firm Govertis. In a statement, Telefonica said the transaction has again been carried out via the company's cybersecurity arm ElevenPaths, part of its Telefonica Tech unit. No details of the acquisition price were disclosed.

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Companies: ElevenPaths / Telefonica
Countries: Spain / United Kingdom
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