Raytheon to acquire cybersecurity firm Henggeler

Wednesday - 1/4/2012, 8:37am EST

Raytheon has made a big buy to shore up it's cybersecurity services, according to a company press release.

The Defense Department contractor will acquire Henggeler, a cybersecurity and software engineering firm. Raytheon says the move will extend its ability to serve its customers in the intelligence community and DoD.

The acquisition is Raytheon's second cybersecurity related buy this month and the 10th since 2007.

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