June 26, 2015
The deal will help it step up efforts to map cyber crime in Britain and the rest of the world.
Intel Security and Trend Micro will be part of “virtual threat teams” who help take down hi-tech thieves.
The firms will help expose attacks and the gangs and computer infrastructure they use and abuse.
Andy Archibald, head of the NCA’s Cyber Crime Unit, said the closer relationship had grown out of collaboration between the law enforcement agency and security firms over the last 10 months.