Dublin-headquartered AdaptiveMobile Security has been acquired by Swedish company Enea in a deal worth €45m.

AdaptiveMobile specialises in mobile network security, offering products to protect data and users from cyber-attacks.

Its customers include large mobile operators, governments and regulators, with the company operating out of offices in Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, South Africa and the Middle East.

Stockholm-headquartered Enea is a leading provider of cybersecurity and telecoms software.

It said its products are relied upon by 3 billion people around the world.

"I am proud to announce an acquisition that significantly strengthens our cybersecurity portfolio," says Jan Häglund, President and CEO of Enea.

"As the global leader in mobile network security, AdaptiveMobile Security expands our market presence and broadens our offering to operators, creating interesting opportunities in areas such as 5G security."