Airbus Defence and Space to acquire INFODAS. Click to enlarge.


(26/03/24)
 
Airbus Defence and Space has entered into an
agreement to acquire INFODAS, a Cologne-based company that
provides cybersecurity and IT solutions in the public sector
including for defence and critical infrastructures.

Subject to customary regulatory approvals, the
transaction
is expected to be finalised before the end of 2024.

With around 250 employees and
annual revenues of about 50 million Euros, INFODAS has been
certified by Germany’s Federal Office for Information Security
(BSI) as an IT security service provider in the areas of
information system auditing, consulting and penetration tests.

Airbus Defence and Space to acquire INFODAS

The INFODAS’ SDoT
Security Gateway product family is approved for classification
levels up to secret.

The products are also certified in accordance
with Common Criteria and have other country-specific certificates.

With exponential cyber
threats, along with the increasing digitalisation and connectivity
of its products and systems, cybersecurity is a pivotal component
of Airbus’ development.

The group
continues to expand and develop its cybersecurity capabilities and
expertise, ensuring the best possible protection for its products,
operations, customers, and ecosystem, including major programmes
such as the Future Combat Air System (FCAS).

Besides its headquarters in Cologne, INFODAS has
additional offices in Berlin, Bonn, Hamburg, Munich and Mainz.

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