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Infoblox Said to Hire Morgan Stanley for Activist Defense

  • Investment bank’s hiring said may delay possible company sale
  • Thoma Bravo approached Infoblox with a takeover offer in May
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Infoblox Inc., the U.S. network and cyber-security software company targeted by investor Starboard Value, hired Morgan Stanley for activist defense, according to people familiar with the matter.

The hiring of Morgan Stanley may delay a company sale as advisers meet with management to chart a path forward, said the people, who asked not to be named because the discussions are private.