AT&T to buy AlienVault

AT&T (NYSE: T) has announced its plans to acquire AlienVault®, a privately held company based in San Mateo, Calif, the company said.

The agreement has been approved by both companies.

The acquisition of AlienVault will enable AT&T to expand its enterprise-grade security solutions portfolio and offerings to millions of small and medium-sized businesses. AlienVault´s innovative technology and security talent will help accelerate AT&T´s vision of enabling organizations of all sizes with effective cybersecurity solutions.