CSC buys cybersecurity firm

Tuesday - 10/5/2010, 8:30am EDT

Companies are clamoring to get into the cybersecurity business. Computer Sciences Corp, or CSC, is no exception, as it expands its cybersecurity reach. It has acquired Vulnerability Research Labs. The Washington Business Journal reports that VRL is a privately-held cyber threat intelligence company. It will become part of CSC's global cybersecurity business. The move is expected to strengthen its ability to develop tools and techniques to battle cyber threats. No word on how much the acquisition cost.

This story is part of Federal News Radio's daily Cybersecurity Update brought to you by Tripwire. For more cybersecurity news, click here.