Finding Maryland's next cyber security darling
Reporter - Baltimore Business Journal
Maryland may have sold its shares of Sourcefire Inc. years ago, but the state still stands to win big from the Columbia cyber security firm's $2.7 billion sale.
Industry analysts say software giant Cisco’s willingness to pay more than ten times Sourcefire’s revenue is a sign of the potential for cyber companies growing up in Maryland. Industry leaders consider the sale validation of their efforts to promote cyber here.