Palo Alto Networks has announced on Monday that they have acquired cybersecurity startup Morta Security in order to help customers prevent cyber attack more effectively.

Morta Security is based in Silicon Valley and has been operating privately since 2012. It was founded by former executive engineers from NSA (National Security Agency). A

According to Palo Alto, Marta Security offers a team of experience professionals that are able to protect the national infrastructure as well as to support Palo Alto’s flagship, WildFire firewall platform and the new techniques to fix and detect malware.

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