Black Lotus Acquired By Level 3

b>Black Lotus, an operator of a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) mitigation service, which had its emergency operations center in Los Angeles, has been acquired by Level 3. Financial details of the buy were not announced. The deal had been announced by the two companies last week. Black Lotus was backed by Industry Capital, and had raised $3.5M in 2013. The company's corporate headquarters are in San Francisco, but its emergency operations centers are in Los Angeles.