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Cisco AMPs its Portfolio

Cisco revealed Feb. 24 that it is adding critical new security capabilities to its portfolio, thanks to technology gained via the $2.7 billion acquisition of SourceFire in 2013.

The advanced malware protection (AMP) feature has been available on SourceFire's FirePower appliances and will now be available as a service for Cisco's customer base. Cisco has long had a myriad of different security capabilities, though company executives says that AMP brings features Cisco never had before.

Read the full story at eWEEK:
Cisco Adds Advanced Malware Protection to Its Portfolio

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.