Marshal8e6 Renames Itself M86 Security

Marshal8e6, the Orange-based developer of web and email security products, announced today that it has renamed the firm and brand to M86 Security. The firm said the name change comes to "reflect the company's vision," and follows the recent merger of Marshal and 8e6 Technologies, as well as its acquisition of Avinti. Marshal and 8e6 merged in November of 2008; the merged firm acquired Avinti in April of this year. M86's software includes web blocking and filtering technology, as well as email filtering and security products.