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McAfee Has Held Talks to Acquire Security Startup Endgame

Security giant McAfee has held talks to acquire security startup Endgame, according to multiple people familiar with the matter. A deal would help McAfee expand its technology to protect computers and other devices on corporate networks from cybersecurity threats.

The talks were taking place as recently as two weeks ago, said one of the people familiar with the discussions, though it wasn’t clear if the talks were still under way. Another person with direct knowledge of the matter said McAfee has been talking to Endgame and eyeing other, similar companies for several months.

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