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closed 8/9/2010 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, purchased Authentication Services Business from VeriSign, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it has completed its acquisition of VeriSign's identity and authentication business, which includes the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Code Signing Certificate Services, the Managed Public Key Infrastructure (MPKI) Services, the VeriSign Trust Seal and the VeriSign Identity Protection (VIP) Authentication Service.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
seller: VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
price($mm)[EV]
$1,268 [$1,140]
rev ($mm)
$410
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/25/2013 via PR Newswire

Vista Equity Partners, acquired Websense, Inc.

synopsis: Websense, Inc. a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft, announced that it has been acquired by Vista Equity Partners ("Vista"), a leading private equity firm focused on investments in software, data and technology-enabled businesses.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista, a U.S.-based private equity firm with offices in San Francisco, Chicago, and Austin, invests over $6.6 billion in capital committed to dynamic, successful technology-based organizations led by world-class management teams with long-term perspective.
target: Websense, Inc.(WBSN:$361.46)
Websense Inc., is a Web security and Web filtering software company trusted to protect 25 million employees worldwide. Websense proactively discovers and immediately protects customers against Web-based threats with maximum protection and minimal effort.
price($mm)[EV]
$956 [$942]
rev ($mm)
$359
EBITDA ($mm)
$54
EV / rev
2.7x
EV / EBITDA
17.9x
closed 6/22/2010 via Market Wire

TrustWave Corp., acquired Breach Security Inc.

synopsis: Trustwave, a leading provider of information security and compliance solutions, announces it has acquired Breach Security, a leading provider of web application firewall technology. A web application firewall is an appliance or software that provides protection for web applications against attacks.
buyer parent:AmbironTrustWave
buyer: TrustWave Corp.
Trustwave is the leading provider of on-demand and subscription-based information security and payment card industry compliance management solutions to businesses and government entities throughout the world.
target: Breach Security Inc.
Breach Security, Inc. is the leading provider of real-time, continuous web application integrity and security that protects sensitive web-based information. Breach Security’s products protect web applications from hacking attacks and data leakage, and ensure applications operate as intended.
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closed 4/16/2009 via Market Wire

TRUSTe, acquired Haute Secure

synopsis: TRUSTe, the leading trustmark and recognized authority on Internet privacy announced the acquisition of Haute Secure, developer of innovative web site scanning and anti-malware technology. The move will further advance TRUSTe's technologies for certifying web privacy practices and protecting consumers.
buyer: TRUSTe
TRUSTe Privacy Seals help consumers click with confidence by guiding them to trustworthy Web sites. More than 3,500 Web sites rely on TRUSTe industry best practices to help them make the right decisions about privacy and protecting confidential user information.
target: Haute Secure
Haute Secure is the leading content-reputation and malware-detection company. Haute Secure’s state-of-the-art technology automatically detects and neutralizes malware, and provides continuous, extensible content-reputation scanning for any kind of website.
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closed 1/29/2009 via BusinessWire

Purewire, Inc., acquired Opinity, Inc.

synopsis: Purewire, Inc., a SaaS-based Secure Web Gateway vendor that protects business and social interactions on the Web, announced it has acquired Opinity, a pioneer in online reputation management.
buyer: Purewire, Inc.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Purewire secures business and social interactions on the Web. Founded by veteran security industry entrepreneurs, the company offers Web security-as-a-service to increase ROI and lower the total cost of security for businesses.
target: Opinity, Inc.
Founded in 2004, Opinity is an identity service provider useful for commerce, communities, social applications and blogging. The company has three years of data and intellectual property used for verification services, reputation metrics, portability tools and profiles.
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closed 11/14/2008 via BNC Analysis

Symantec Corporation, acquired MessageLabs

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it has completed its acquisition of MessageLabs, on Nov. 14, 2008. MessageLabs is the leading provider of online messaging services, securing more than three billion email connections each day. The acquisition agreement between Symantec and MessageLabs was announced on Oct. 8, 2008.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: MessageLabs
MessageLabs is a provider of integrated messaging and web security services, with over 18,000 clients ranging from small business to the Fortune 500 located in more than 86 countries. MessageLabs provides a range of managed security services to protect, control, encrypt and archive communications.
price ($mm)
$622
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closed 8/19/2008 via Market Wire

Computer Software Innovations, Inc., acquired Version3

synopsis: Computer Software Innovations, Inc. a provider of software and technology solutions to public sector organizations, announced that it has acquired software developer Version3 based in Columbia, SC.
buyer: Computer Software Innovations, Inc.(CSWI:$55.05)
CSI provides software and technology solutions primarily to public sector markets. Over 600 school, government, and non-profit organizations have CSI solutions that encompass financial management software specialized for the public sector.
target: Version3
Version3 develops software products and services that facilitate and secure business by managing the private and reliable exchange of user credentials and information. Version3 Simple Sign-On application access management solution works with virtually any Windows or Web application.
price($mm)[EV]
$1.24 [$1.44]
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closed 5/1/2008 via Company Press Release

Abraxas Corporation, acquired Anonymizer, Inc

synopsis: Richard Helms, CEO and Founder of Abraxas Corporation today announced the acquisition of San Diego-based Anonymizer, Inc.
buyer: Abraxas Corporation
Abraxas Corporation develops special technology and implements trusted unique technical solutions to address the global challenges faced by the National Security community today and those that it will face in the future.
target: Anonymizer, Inc
Anonymizer, Inc. is the global leader in online privacy and identity protection solutions. The company provides safe and secure online experiences to millions of global Internet users.
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announced 12/5/2007 via PR Newswire

Grisoft, will acquire Exploit Prevention Labs

synopsis: Grisoft, developer of the AVG family of security software products, announced the acquisition of Exploit Prevention Labs, a pioneering developer of safe surfing technology that protects Internet users against malicious web sites and drive-by downloaded exploits. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
buyer: Grisoft(AVG:$355.97)
Grisoft is a leading developer of anti-virus, firewall protection and Internet security solutions for consumers and SMBs. Grisoft is one of the fastest growing companies in the industry with more than 60 million protected users around the world.
target: Exploit Prevention Labs
Exploit Prevention Labs developed the LinkScanner family of safe surfing software and services. LinkScanner provides protection against malicious web sites and web-based exploits during the critical risk window between the announcement of security vulnerability and the provision of a patch.
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closed 9/30/2007 via

Google Inc., acquired Postini Inc.

synopsis: Google Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Postini, a global leader in on-demand communications security and compliance solutions serving more than 35,000 businesses and 10 million users worldwide. Postini’s services can be used to protect a company's email, instant messaging, and other web-based communications.
buyer: Google Inc.(GOOG:$55,797.00)
Google's innovative search technologies connect millions of people with information every day. Google is a top web property in all major global markets. Google's targeted advertising program provides businesses with measurable results, while enhancing the overall web experience for users.
target: Postini Inc.
Postini is the global leader in on-demand communications security, compliance, and productivity solutions for email, instant messaging, and the web. Postini’s award-winning services are designed to protect customers from viruses, spam, phishing, fraud, and other attacks.
price ($mm)
$546
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announced 6/19/2007 via BusinessWire

Hewlett-Packard Company, will acquire SPI Dynamics

synopsis: HP has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SPI Dynamics, Inc., a leading provider of web application security assessment software and services, to further strengthen its leadership in the IT application quality management market.
buyer: Hewlett-Packard Company(HPQ:$120,357.00)
HP is a technology solutions provider to consumers, businesses and institutions globally. The company's offerings span IT infrastructure, global services, business and home computing, and imaging and printing.
target: SPI Dynamics
SPI Dynamics' suite of products and services identify and remediate web application and web services security vulnerabilities throughout the application development lifecycle. These solutions enable security professionals, QA testers and developer to verify compliance with 22 security policies.
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closed 7/20/2007 via

IBM, acquired Watchfire Corporation

synopsis: IBM announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Watchfire Corporation, a privately-held security and compliance testing software company based in Waltham, Massachusetts. The acquisition is subject to customary regulatory approvals and is expected to close in the third quarter of 2007. Financial details were not disclosed.
buyer: IBM(IBM:$99,751.00)
IBM is the world's largest information technology company. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key IBM Business Partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions and technologies that enable customers, large and small, to take full advantage of the new era of on demand business.
target: Watchfire Corporation
Watchfire provides software and service to help ensure the security and compliance of websites. Our Online Risk Management and Web Application Security testing software help drive significant cost out of the online operation by identifying and prioritizing issues for immediate remediation.
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closed 7/6/2007 via PR Newswire

Verizon, acquired Cybertrust

synopsis: Verizon Business is now the leading provider of managed security services to business and government customers worldwide with the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Cybertrust.
buyer: Verizon(VZ:$120,550.00)
Verizon Communications Inc., a Dow 30 company, is a leader in delivering broadband and other communication innovations to wireline and wireless customers.
target: Cybertrust
Cybertrust is the global information security specialist, delivering services that secure critical data, protect identities and help customers demonstrate ongoing compliance. Cybertrust provides information security and is a global market leader in managed security services.
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closed 10/3/2007 via PR Newswire

Websense, Inc., acquired SurfControl, Inc.

synopsis: Websense, Inc. closed its acquisition of SurfControl plc, as the scheme of arrangement relating to the recommended offer for SurfControl plc, at a price of 700 pence per share, has now become effective. The final purchase price is approximately pounds Sterling 204 million, including deferred compensation and stock option expense.
buyer: Websense, Inc.(WBSN:$361.46)
Websense Inc., is a Web security and Web filtering software company trusted to protect 25 million employees worldwide. Websense proactively discovers and immediately protects customers against Web-based threats with maximum protection and minimal effort.
target: SurfControl, Inc.
SurfControl provides an offering of security solutions to protect its customers from Internet threats, deliver business and regulatory compliance, and enable business continuity. The company protects more than 16 million users in over 25,000 customers worldwide, and employs more than 600 people.
price($mm)[EV]
$401 [$360]
rev ($mm)
$121
EBITDA ($mm)
$5
EV / rev
3.0x
EV / EBITDA
77.0x
closed 3/22/2007 via BusinessWire

Cybertrust, acquired Ubizen, Inc.

synopsis: Cybertrust, the global information security specialist, announced that its squeeze-out to purchase the remaining shares of Ubizen, its majority-owned subsidiary, has concluded. This represents that the merger and integration of Ubizen into Cybertrust is complete.
buyer parent:Verizon Communications
buyer: Cybertrust
Cybertrust is the global information security specialist, delivering services that secure critical data, protect identities and help customers demonstrate ongoing compliance. Cybertrust provides information security and is a global market leader in managed security services.
target: Ubizen, Inc.
Ubizen is the principal provider of Managed Security Solutions for global businesses. Companies rely on Ubizen OnlineGuardian® services to manage, monitor and support security devices 24x7x365.
price ($mm)
$114
rev ($mm)
$52
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/12/2006 via BusinessWire

CyberGuard Corporation merged with Secure Computing Corporation,

synopsis: Secure Computing Corporation, the experts in securing connections between people, applications and networks(TM), today announced it has completed its merger with CyberGuard Corporation, a global provider of security solutions that protect the critical components of the largest and most complex information networks.
buyer: Secure Computing Corporation(SCUR:$0.00)
Secure Computing Corporation, a leading provider of enterprise gateway security, delivers a comprehensive set of solutions that help customers protect their critical Web, email and network assets. Over half the Fortune 50 and Fortune 500 are part of its more than 22,000 global customers.
target: CyberGuard Corporation
CyberGuard Corporation (NASDAQ: CGFW), the technology leader in network security, provides advanced Total Stream Protection™ solutions that protect the critical information assets of Global 2000 companies and governments worldwide.
price ($mm)
$299
rev ($mm)
$66
EBITDA ($mm)
$6
EV / rev
4.5x
EV / EBITDA
46.5x
closed 4/8/2014 via Market Wire

Masergy Communications, Inc., acquired Global DataGuard, Inc.

synopsis: Masergy Communications Inc., a global leader in managed networking and cloud services, has acquired Global DataGuard, Inc., the premier provider of Unified Enterprise Security solutions for midsize-to-enterprise organizations.
buyer parent:ABRY Partners, LLC
buyer: Masergy Communications, Inc.
Masergy owns and operates the largest independent global cloud networking platform for enterprises. Their managed solutions with fully integrated real-time analytics, global unified communications as a service, security as a service and software defined network control help businesses compete.
target: Global DataGuard, Inc.
Global DataGuard is the premier provider of Unified Enterprise Security (UES) solutions for midsize-to-enterprise organizations. The company has been arming Fortune 1000 companies with battle-tested, proven unified security solutions and managed security services since 2001.
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closed 3/18/2014 via Market Wire

Trustwave, acquired Cenzic, Inc.

synopsis: Trustwave, a company that helps businesses fight cybercrime, protect data and reduce security risk, announced the acquisition of Cenzic, Inc., a company that provides application security to continuously assess Cloud, Mobile and Web vulnerabilities.
buyer: Trustwave
Trustwave helps businesses fight cybercrime, protect data and reduce security risks. Trustwave uses cloud and managed security services, integrated technologies and a team of security experts, ethical hackers and researchers to transform the way businesses manage their information security.
target: Cenzic, Inc.
Cenzic provides application security to continuously assess Cloud, Mobile and Web vulnerabilities. Cenzic solutions scale from a single application to enterprise-level deployments with pricing models that enable testing of all applications at optimal levels.
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closed 1/2/2014 via GlobeNewswire

FireEye, acquired Mandiant Corporation

synopsis: FireEye, the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks, announced that it has acquired privately held Mandiant, the leading provider of advanced endpoint security products and security incident response management solutions.
buyer: FireEye(FEYE:$135.97)
FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks.
target: Mandiant Corporation
Mandiant is a leader in endpoint security, incident response, and remediation, with more than two million endpoints installed globally. As a trusted security advisor to more than one-third of the Fortune 100, Mandiant's experts have responded to hundreds of high-profile security incidents.
price($mm)[EV]
$844 [$826]
rev ($mm)
$102
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
8.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/7/2013 via Company Press Release

eMaze Networks SpA, acquired eMaze Networks SpA

synopsis: Cipio Partners has exited its shares in Italian security services and software firm eMaze Networks SpA via a management buyout. The company is the only supplier that provides IT security solutions, integrated in an innovative framework of technologies and services platforms named ISM, Informed Security Management.
buyer: eMaze Networks SpA
Emaze Networks SpA is the only supplier that provides IT security solutions, integrated in an innovative framework of technologies and services platforms named ISM, Informed Security Management. The company is based in Italy.
target parent: Cipio Partners GmbH
target: eMaze Networks SpA
Emaze Networks SpA is the only supplier that provides IT security solutions, integrated in an innovative framework of technologies and services platforms named ISM, Informed Security Management. The company is based in Italy.
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*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 8/9/2010 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, purchased Authentication Services Business from VeriSign, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it has completed its acquisition of VeriSign's identity and authentication business, which includes the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Code Signing Certificate Services, the Managed Public Key Infrastructure (MPKI) Services, the VeriSign Trust Seal and the VeriSign Identity Protection (VIP) Authentication Service.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
seller: VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
price($mm)[EV]
$1,268 [$1,140]
rev ($mm)
$410
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/16/2009 via PR Newswire

Mobile Messenger, acquired m-Qube

synopsis: Mobile Messenger, the leading mobile solutions provider, announced that it acquired m-Qube, Inc., the nation's largest mobile messaging aggregator, from VeriSign, Inc. Mobile Messenger obtains m-Qube's direct connections to North American carriers, and its entire business delivering standard and premium mobile content to customers.
buyer parent:Silver Lake Partners
buyer: Mobile Messenger
Mobile Messenger is the leading Mobile Solutions Provider, supplying its partners with cutting edge technology and services that facilitate the marketing, distribution, and monetization of digital content to mobile devices.
target parent: VeriSign, Inc.
target: m-Qube
m-Qube was founded in 2001 with a vision of creating the software and services required to enable companies to take advantage of wireless as an interactive communications and marketing channel.
price ($mm)
$19
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closed 10/1/2009 via PR Newswire

AT&T, purchased The Global Consulting Services Business from VeriSign, Inc.

synopsis: AT&T announced the acquisition of VeriSign's gobal security consulting business. The Global Consulting Services business helps Fortune 500 companies understand corporate security requirements, navigate diverse regulations, identify security vulnerabilities, defend against and respond to attacks, and reduce risk.
buyer: AT&T(T:$127,434.00)
AT&T Inc. is a premier communications holding company. Its subsidiaries and affiliates, AT&T operating companies, are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world.
seller: VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
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closed 10/26/2009 via BusinessWire

Syniverse Technologies, purchased Mobile Messaging from VeriSign, Inc.

synopsis: Significantly expanding its position in the global mobile messaging space, Syniverse Technologies announced that it completed its acquisition of VeriSign, Inc.’s Messaging and Mobile Media Services.
buyer: Syniverse Technologies
Syniverse Technologies solutions allow more than 650 communications companies in over 140 countries to provide seamless mobile services by making it possible for disparate technologies and standards to interoperate.
seller: VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
price ($mm)
$175
rev ($mm)
$140
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/7/2009 via PR Newswire

SecureWorks Inc, purchased Managed Security Services from VeriSign, Inc.

synopsis: SecureWorks, Inc., a market leading provider of security services, has closed its acquisition of the Managed Security Services (MSS) business from VeriSign,Inc. With this acquisition, SecureWorks strengthens its leadership position as a global, pure-play security services provider.
buyer: SecureWorks Inc
SecureWorks is a market leading provider of world-class information security services with over 2,600 clients worldwide. Organizations of all sizes, including more than ten percent of the Fortune 500, rely on SecureWorks to protect their assets, improve compliance and reduce costs.
seller: VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
price ($mm)
$43
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closed 6/19/2007 via BusinessWire

Sedo, acquired GreatDomains LLC

synopsis: Sedo has purchased GreatDomains from VeriSign, Inc. Sedo.com is the leading online marketplace for the buying and selling of domain names, and GreatDomains is an established marketplace focused exclusively on the trading of high-quality, generic domain names.
buyer: Sedo
Sedo, an acronym for "Search Engine for Domain Offers," is the leading online marketplace for buying and selling domain names and websites. Headquartered in Cambridge, Mass., Sedo has assembled the world's largest database of domain names for sale, with more than 7 million listings.
target parent: VeriSign, Inc.
target: GreatDomains LLC
GreatDomains is the marketplace for the world's finest domain names. . GreatDomains holds monthly Premium Auction Events and features traditional Offer/Counter-Offer listings for qualifying domains.
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closed 11/30/2006 via

Verisign, Inc., acquired Incode Telecom Group

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure for the networked world, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire inCode Wireless, a global business and technology consulting firm.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target parent: Focus Ventures
target: Incode Telecom Group
inCode has become a global force in wireless business and technology consulting, with 14 offices in 10 countries. The company provides strategy consulting services to nearly every major wireless, wireline, cable operator and telecom equipment manufacturer, as well as leading enterprises.
price ($mm)
$52
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closed 1/31/2007 via

The News Corporation Limited, acquired Jamba! AG

synopsis: News Corporation and VeriSign announced a joint venture to form the world's largest provider of mobile entertainment. News Corp. will pay approximately $188 million for a controlling interest in VeriSign's wholly-owned Jamba subsidiary and will combine it with Fox Mobile Entertainment assets.
buyer: The News Corporation Limited(NWSA:$8,747.00)
News Corporation is a diversified entertainment company with operations in eight industry segments: filmed entertainment; television; cable network programming; direct broadcast satellite television; magazines and inserts; newspapers; book publishing; and other.
target parent: VeriSign, Inc.
target: Jamba! AG
Jamba! AG is the leading German portal for the mobile Internet. Jamba! develops, distributes and mediates content and services for next-generation mobile phones. Jamba! provides entertainment services including ring tones, Java games, news and internet shopping services for mobile phone users.
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$188*
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closed 9/6/2006 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired GeoTrust, Inc.

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc.,, the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for Internet and telecommunications networks, announced the successful completion of its acquisition of GeoTrust, a provider of identity verification and network security solutions.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: GeoTrust, Inc.
GeoTrust is the world’s second largest digital certificate provider, and a leader in a wide variety of Identity and Trust services. GeoTrust’s comprehensive array of technologies enables organizations of all sizes to secure e-business transactions cost-effectively.
price ($mm)
$125
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closed 5/1/2006 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired m-Qube

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, announced the successful completion of its acquisition of m-Qube, effective today.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: m-Qube
m-Qube was founded in 2001 with a vision of creating the software and services required to enable companies to take advantage of wireless as an interactive communications and marketing channel.
price ($mm)
$250
rev ($mm)
$83
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EV / rev
3.0x
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closed 3/14/2006 via

Verisign, Inc., acquired Kontiki, Inc.

synopsis: VeriSign also announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kontiki, a leading provider of managed peer delivery systems for high-quality video, software and digital content. The acquisition price is approximately $62 million dollars.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: Kontiki, Inc.
Kontiki provides competitive advantage to its customers by increasing the value of their existing network and computing infrastructure for corporate video communications. Kontiki's patent-pending Grid Delivery Technology taps the unused resources of networked PCs and servers, allowing enterprises to
price ($mm)
$62
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/13/2006 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired 3united Mobile Solutions ag

synopsis: VeriSign also completed the acquisition of 3united Mobile Solutions ag, for which it paid 55 million Euros.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: 3united Mobile Solutions ag
3united connects international mobile operators with business enterprises to help them utilize mobile services to complement their core businesses.
price ($mm)
$69
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/10/2006 via

Verisign, Inc., acquired Snapcentric, Inc.

synopsis: Payment authenticator VeriSign acquired Snapcentric for $12 million on Friday to build a fraud detection service to protect against online identity theft.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: Snapcentric, Inc.
Snapcentric Verify™ provides a real-time user verification and transaction monitoring system for fighting identity theft and application fraud.
price ($mm)
$12
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/13/2006 via

Verisign, Inc., acquired CallVision

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Seattle-based CallVision, a leading provider of online analysis applications.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: CallVision
CallVision is a leading provider of electronic bill presentment and payment (EBPP) and related customer relationship management (CRM) applications that help successful companies forge deeper and more profitable relationships with their customers.
price ($mm)
$30
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/26/2005 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired Retail Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, today announced the acquisition of Retail Solutions, Inc. (RSI), a leading provider of operational point-of-sale (POS) data to the retail industry.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: Retail Solutions, Inc.
Retail Solutions International, Inc., is a leading provider of demand data management tools and services for retailers and consumer goods companies seeking to maximize their profitability and efficiency. They quickly deliver accurate point-of-sale data, along with the expert analysis and consulting.
price ($mm)
$24
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/17/2005 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired Moreover Technologies

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, today announced the acquisition of Moreover Technologies, a wholesale aggregator of real-time content for Web sites, search engines and enterprise customers.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: Moreover Technologies
Moreover Technologies is a provider of real-time information management solutions, delivering essential online information in time to impact business decisions.
price ($mm)
$30
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/18/2005 via PR Newswire

PayPal, Inc., purchased Payment Gateway Business from Verisign, Inc.

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, completed its previously announced sale of VeriSign's payment gateway business to PayPal, an eBay company, on November 18, 2005.
buyer parent:eBay
buyer: PayPal, Inc.
PayPal, an eBay company, enables any individual or business with an email address to send and receive payments online securely, easily and quickly. PayPal has nearly 79 million accounts and is available to users in 56 markets around the world.
seller: Verisign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
price ($mm)
$370
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/14/2005 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired iDEFENSE, Inc.

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, today announced that it has acquired Reston, VA-based security intelligence firm iDEFENSE for approximately $40 million in cash.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: iDEFENSE, Inc.
iDEFENSE is a leader in providing comprehensive, actionable intelligence regarding network-based security threats and vulnerabilities to the world's largest financial services firms, government agencies, retailers and other large enterprises.
price ($mm)
$40
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/7/2005 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired LightSurf Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Santa Cruz, California-based LightSurf.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: LightSurf Technologies, Inc.
LightSurf is the global leader in Open Standards MMS, Picture and Video Messaging, and Interoperability solutions supporting all mobile devices and wireless networks.
price ($mm)
$270
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/3/2004 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired Jamba! AG

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Berlin, Germany-based Jamba!AG, a leading European provider of wireless content services.
buyer: Verisign, Inc.(VRSN:$0.00)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
target: Jamba! AG
Jamba! AG is the leading German portal for the mobile Internet. Jamba! develops, distributes and mediates content and services for next-generation mobile phones. Jamba! provides entertainment services including ring tones, Java games, news and internet shopping services for mobile phone users.
price ($mm)
$317
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 7/19/2013 via BNC Analysis

Symantec Corporation, acquired PasswordBank Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec is acquiring Spanish startup PasswordBank to add more authentication services. PasswordBank provides a unique Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) platform, a new approach for secure access to corporate identity in today’s complex and hybrid IT environments (Cloud and On-premise).
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec protects the world's information, and is a global leader in security, backup and availability solutions. It's innovative products and services protect people and information in any environment.
target parent: Inveready
target: PasswordBank Technologies, Inc.
PasswordBank provides a unique Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) platform, a new approach for secure access to corporate identity in today’s complex and hybrid IT environments (Cloud and On-premise).
price ($mm)
$25
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/18/2012 via BusinessWire

Smarsh, Inc., acquired AdvisorSquare

synopsis: Smarsh announced the acquisition of AdvisorSquare from Symantec. AdvisorSquare, the provider of websites designed specifically for financial services professionals, has helped thousands of investment professionals nationwide use the Internet to grow their business since its inception in 1998.
buyer parent:Quest Software, Inc.
buyer: Smarsh, Inc.
Smarsh provides hosted solutions for archiving electronic communications, including email, instant messaging and social media platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.
target parent: Symantec Corporation
target: AdvisorSquare
AdvisorSquare, the provider of websites designed specifically for financial services professionals, has helped thousands of investment professionals nationwide use the Internet to grow their business since its inception in 1998.
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closed 4/16/2012 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, acquired Nukona Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced that it has completed its acquisition of Nukona, a provider of mobile application management. The acquisition of Nukona extends Symantec's enterprise mobility portfolio to include a cross-platform mobile application protection solution.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in providing security, storage and systems management solutions to help consumers and organizations secure and manage their information-driven world. Its software and services protect against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently.
target: Nukona Inc.
Nukona is a provider of a mobile application management service. Its App Center is an end-to-end mobile application management and security service, enabling enterprises to secure, deploy and manage both native and web applications on corporate-owned and personal devices.
price ($mm)
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closed 3/9/2012 via BNC Analysis

Symantec Corporation, acquired Odyssey Software, Inc.

synopsis: Odyssey Software Inc., a provider of mobile device mangement software is founded and run by the 2011 Rochester Business Person of the Year has been sold to Symantec Corp., the California-based provider of computer security software best known for its Norton products.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in providing security, storage and systems management solutions to help consumers and organizations secure and manage their information-driven world. Its software and services protect against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently.
target: Odyssey Software, Inc.
Odyssey Software is a leading provider of enterprise-class mobile and embedded device management software products and solutions based in West Henrietta (Rochester), New York.
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announced 1/16/2012 via BNC Analysis

Symantec Corporation, will acquire LiveOffice Corporation

synopsis: Symantec has acquired LiveOffice, a privately-held cloud-based archiving leader. The acquisition will extend Symantec’s intelligent information governance offering to the cloud, providing customers choice between on-premise, cloud or hybrid delivery of Symantec solutions.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in providing security, storage and systems management solutions to help consumers and organizations secure and manage their information-driven world. Its software and services protect against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently.
target parent: Summit Partners
target: LiveOffice Corporation
LiveOffice is the number-one global provider of cloud-based email archiving, email compliance, email discovery and email continuity solutions, with more than 20,000 clients and a 97-percent client retention rate.
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closed 7/11/2011 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, acquired Clearwell Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. has completed its acquisition of Clearwell Systems, Inc., a recognized leader in the eDiscovery market. The acquisition of Clearwell brings together the industry's leading archiving, backup and eDiscovery offerings to provide customers one of the most comprehensive information management solutions available.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in providing security, storage and systems management solutions to help consumers and organizations secure and manage their information-driven world. Its software and services protect against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently.
target: Clearwell Systems, Inc.
Clearwell Systems is transforming the way enterprises, government agencies, and law firms perform e-discovery in response to litigation, regulatory inquiries, and internal investigations. The company is an active participant in the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) Project.
price($mm)[EV]
$384 [$364]
rev ($mm)
$56
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
6.6x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/9/2010 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, purchased Authentication Services Business from VeriSign, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it has completed its acquisition of VeriSign's identity and authentication business, which includes the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Code Signing Certificate Services, the Managed Public Key Infrastructure (MPKI) Services, the VeriSign Trust Seal and the VeriSign Identity Protection (VIP) Authentication Service.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
seller: VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence.
price($mm)[EV]
$1,268 [$1,140]
rev ($mm)
$410
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/7/2010 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, acquired PGP Corporation

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it has acquired PGP Corporation a leader in the email and data encryption market, which will extend its ability to help customers secure and manage their most critical information. Under the terms of the agreements, Symantec will acquire PGP for a purchase price of approximately $300 million.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: PGP Corporation
PGP Corporation, the recognized worldwide leader in secure messaging and data storage, builds products that allow corporations to ensure confidential customer and individual information remains secure.
price ($mm)
$306
rev ($mm)
$75
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/7/2010 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, acquired GuardianEdge Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it has acquired GuardianEdge Technologies, Inc., a leaders in the email and data encryption market, which will extend its ability to help customers secure and manage their most critical information.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: GuardianEdge Technologies, Inc.
GuardianEdge is the leader in endpoint data protection for the enterprise. Customers around the world depend on GuardianEdge solutions to protect sensitive and proprietary information, achieve regulatory compliance and enable secure enterprise mobility.
price ($mm)
$73
rev ($mm)
$18
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/22/2010 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, acquired Gideon Technologies

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it acquired privately-held Gideon Technologies, Inc., a provider of standards-based information security solutions that automate and orchestrate IT security and risk management.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: Gideon Technologies
Gideon Technologies delivers IT Risk Management software that helps organizations visualize enterprise IT risks, improve IT effectiveness based upon industry standards and methodologies, and automate a wide range of information security activities.
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closed 4/21/2009 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, acquired Mi5 Networks

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced that it has expanded its security portfolio by offering new Protection Suites for small business and enterprise customers and adding Web security technology through the acquisition of Mi5 Networks.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: Mi5 Networks
Mi5 Networks provides the fastest web security appliances and deepest protection against web-based threats. Mi5 lets you reduce risk of confidential data loss and productivity loss from inappropriate websites, malicious downloads and phone home traffic from infected PCs – all from a single platform.
price ($mm)
$18
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/14/2008 via BNC Analysis

Symantec Corporation, acquired MessageLabs

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it has completed its acquisition of MessageLabs, on Nov. 14, 2008. MessageLabs is the leading provider of online messaging services, securing more than three billion email connections each day. The acquisition agreement between Symantec and MessageLabs was announced on Oct. 8, 2008.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: MessageLabs
MessageLabs is a provider of integrated messaging and web security services, with over 18,000 clients ranging from small business to the Fortune 500 located in more than 86 countries. MessageLabs provides a range of managed security services to protect, control, encrypt and archive communications.
price ($mm)
$622
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 9/11/2008 via BusinessWeek

Symantec Corporation, acquired SwapDrive, Inc.

synopsis: Core Capital Partners, a leading venture capital firm that invests in high-growth technology companies announced the sale of SwapDrive Inc., a web-based storage company, to Symantec Corp. Symantec, a global leader in providing security, storage, and systems management for businesses and consumers, acquired the company for $124 million.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target parent: Core Capital Partners
target: SwapDrive, Inc.
SwapDrive, the first company to provide a web-based operating software for online data backup and storage, is allowing its customers to connect their computer systems, or simply "plug in", to backup, store and access their data much the same way they obtain everyday utility services.
price ($mm)
$124
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/18/2008 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, will acquire PC Tools

synopsis: Symantec Corp. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire PC Tools, a global provider of innovative software products designed to protect the privacy and security of Windows computer users. The transaction is expected to close by the end of the calendar year.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: PC Tools
PC Tools is a global software leader with a cache of security and utility products, including the multi award-winning Spyware DoctorTM. PC Tools is an industry leader in real-time anti-spyware and has a number of key patents pending.
price ($mm)
$250
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/5/2008 via Company Press Release

Symantec Corporation, will acquire nSuite Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec is strengthening its existing endpoint virtualization portfolio by adding nSuite Technologies. nSuite will operate with Symantec's Software, which currently includes streaming and virtualization technology from Altiris and AppStream to provide faster, easier, and more manageable application consumption.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: nSuite Technologies, Inc.
nSuite provides the leading virtual workspace management solution to the healthcare industry. They are focused on helping healthcare organizations vastly improve the way they deliver and manage workspaces for their diverse base of users, including doctors, nurses, administrators and other staff.
price ($mm)
$20
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 3/10/2008 via BusinessWire

Vector Capital, purchased Application Performance Management business from Symantec Corporation

synopsis: Vector Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in spinouts, buyouts and recapitalizations of established technology businesses, completed its acquisition of Symantec’s Application Performance Management business. The APM business now operates as a new, stand-alone company called Precise Software Solutions, Inc.
buyer: Vector Capital
Vector Capital is a private equity boutique specializing in spinouts, buyouts and recapitalizations of established technology businesses. Vector identifies and pursues these complex investments in both the public and private markets.
seller: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
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closed 4/6/2007 via

Symantec Corporation, acquired Altiris, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. will acquire Altiris Inc., a maker of asset management software for mobile devices and other hardware, for $830 million, the companies said Monday. Symantec said it will merge technology from Altiris into its endpoint security products, which deal with compliance, security and backup issues.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target parent: Technology Crossover Ventures
target: Altiris, Inc.
Altiris Inc. is a pioneer of IT lifecycle management software that allows IT organizations to easily manage desktops, notebooks, thin clients, handhelds, industry-standard servers, and heterogeneous software including Windows, Linux and UNIX.
price($mm)[EV]
$970 [$785]
rev ($mm)
$229
EBITDA ($mm)
$33
EV / rev
3.8x
EV / EBITDA
26.3x
closed 2/14/2006 via Company Press Release

Symantec Corporation, acquired Relicore, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced it has completed the acquisition of Relicore Inc., a leading provider of data center change and configuration management solutions. This acquisition is a key step in Symantec's creation of an integrated solution for standardized, simplified data center management.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: Relicore, Inc.
Relicore is focused on providing exceptional capabilities to these squeezed IT organizations through intelligent automation. Relicore provides automated IT service configuration management software for distributed application environments.
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closed 2/13/2006 via

Symantec Corporation, acquired IMLogic

synopsis: Symantec Corp. is bolstering its computer security offerings by acquiring IMlogic Inc., which helps companies secure and store instant-messaging traffic by employees.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target: IMLogic
IMlogic was founded in early 2001 by industry leaders in enterprise messaging and communications. The team, led by Francis deSouza, who previously ran Microsoft's Real-time Collaboration Group, saw the need for enterprise-class infrastructure software solutions that helped companies.
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closed 10/10/2005 via BusinessWire

Symantec Corporation, acquired Sygate Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: MVC Capital, Inc. is reporting the closing of the acquisition of Sygate Technologies, Inc. by Symantec Corporation on October 7, 2005. As stated in the Fund's press release dated August 17, 2005, the Fund will be adding approximately $1.4 million or $.07 per share to its NAV as a result of this closing.
buyer: Symantec Corporation(SYMC:$6,730.00)
Symantec is a global leader in infrastructure software, enabling businesses and consumers to have confidence in a connected world. The company helps customers protect their infrastructure, information and interactions by delivering software and services that address risks to security.
target parent: MVC Capital, Inc.
target: Sygate Technologies, Inc.
Sygate is the market-leader in network access control solutions for large enterprises. Using Sygate solutions, organizations protect networks, enforce business policies & automate security practices to regain control of network security, reduce costs, & ensure compliance across the organization.
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closed 6/14/2011 via

Updata Partners, acquired CA Technologies Internet Security

synopsis: Updata Partners has acquired the Internet Security Business Unit of CA Technologies. CA Technologies Internet Security has a 10-year history of providing endpoint security solutions -- including anti-malware and anti-virus -- to consumers and businesses worldwide.
buyer parent:Signal Hill Capital Group LLC
buyer: Updata Partners
Updata Partners invests in software, digital media, and technology services businesses with innovative intellectual property and market-leading solutions where the combination of the firm's financial backing and the operating expertise of its partners will accelerate growth.
target parent: CA, Inc.
target: CA Technologies Internet Security
CA Technologies Internet Security has a 10-year history of providing endpoint security solutions -- including anti-malware and anti-virus -- to consumers and businesses worldwide.
price ($mm)
$14
rev ($mm)
$104
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/10/2012 via PR Newswire

Blancco Oy Ltd., acquired DBAN

synopsis: Blancco announced its acquisition of DBAN disk wiping software from GEEP, a global e-waste recycling company. Blancco will continue to maintain the DBAN software, the most commonly used disk wiping freeware worldwide, while introducing DBAN enterprise users to its professional certified data erasure solutions.
buyer: Blancco Oy Ltd.
Blancco is the proven data erasure solution for millions of users around the globe. As the global leader in data erasure and computer reuse solutions, Blancco offers the most certified data erasure solutions within the industry.
target parent: GEEP
target: DBAN
Darik's Boot and Nuke (DBAN) is a free erasure software designed for consumer or home use. However, users should be aware of its limitations, especially for larger environments such as a company or organizational network.
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closed 10/1/2012 via PR Newswire

Commtouch, acquired FRISK Software International

synopsis: Commtouch, a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for security companies and service providers, announced it has closed the purchase of Iceland-based FRISK Software International's antivirus business. FRISK is a leading provider of antivirus solutions for the OEM, corporate, and consumer markets.
buyer: Commtouch(CTCH:$23.91)
Commtouch® safeguards the world's leading security companies and service providers with cloud-based Internet security services. Real-time threat intelligence from Commtouch's GlobalView™ Cloud powers its Web filtering, email security and antivirus solutions.
target: FRISK Software International
FRISK Software International, established in 1993, is one of the world's leading companies in antivirus research and product development. FRISK Software produces the hugely popular F-Prot Antivirus products that offer unrivalled heuristic detection capabilities.
price ($mm)
$3.40
rev ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 3/3/2011 via BusinessWire

Imation Corporation, acquired ENCRYPTX Corporation

synopsis: Imation Corp., a leading global technology company dedicated to helping people and organizations store, protect and connect their digital world, has announced that the company has acquired ENCRYPTX Corporation, a leader in encryption and security solutions for removable storage devices and removable storage media.
buyer: Imation Corporation(IMN:$1,099.60)
Imation Corp. is a leading global technology company dedicated to helping people and organizations store, protect, and connect their digital world. Its portfolio of data storage and security products, electronics and accessories reaches customers through a powerful global distribution network.
target: ENCRYPTX Corporation
ENCRYPTX Corporation is a leader in encryption and security solutions for removable storage devices and removable storage media. Its solutions include Device Defender, EncryptDisk, Securflash, and SecurDataStor.
price ($mm)
$1.00
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 10/7/2011 via BNC Analysis

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Swype Inc

synopsis: Voice recognition giant Nuance has acquired Seattle-based startup Swype. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, Swype's patented technology enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods - at over 40 words per minute.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc.(NUAN:$1,862.99)
Nuance is a leading provider of speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents.
target: Swype Inc
Swype provides a faster and easier way to input text on any screen. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, the patented technology enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods—at over 40 words per minute.
price($mm)[EV]
$78 [$69]
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2271.0x
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closed 7/1/2010 via PR Newswire

Emsi Software GmbH, purchased Online Armor Firewall Software from Tall Emu

synopsis: Emsisoft, an anti-malware software developer, has completely acquire the Online Armor Firewall software from Tall Emu, including the Online Armor development team.
buyer: Emsi Software GmbH
Emsisoft's aim is to produce and sell the best antivirus software for home and business use. The rapidly growing company is a leading European supplier of behavior-based technology for detecting malicious code such as viruses, trojans, spyware, keyloggers and other malware.
seller: Tall Emu
Founded in 2001, Tall Emu Pty is committed to delivering and supporting high-quality, easy to use software solutions. The company's products are Online Armor Personal Firewall, Tall Emu CRM and many other bespoke unbranded solutions for private enterprise.
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closed 1/9/2012 via BusinessWire

AuthenTec, Inc., acquired Proxure, Inc.

synopsis: AuthenTec, a leading provider of mobile and network security, announced that it has acquired the assets of Proxure, Inc., a provider of syncing and cloud-based storage services for PCs and mobile devices. AuthenTec has acquired all of the assets of Proxure, including all software products and intellectual property.
buyer: AuthenTec, Inc.
AuthenTec is a leading provider of mobile and network security. The Company’s diverse product and technology offering helps protect individuals and organizations through secure networking, content and data protection, access control and strong fingerprint security on PCs and mobile devices.
target: Proxure, Inc.
Proxure, Inc. is a provider of syncing and cloud-based storage services for PCs and mobile devices. Proxure was founded in 2005 by consumer software experts from Roxio, Sonic, and VERITAS.
price ($mm)
$0.44
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closed 6/16/2011 via Market Wire

Support.com, Inc., acquired SUPERAntiSpyware.com

synopsis: Support.com, a leading provider of cloud-based technology services and software, announced the acquisition of SUPERAntiSpyware, a provider of software that detects, removes and protects users against spyware, malware and other online threats.
buyer: Support.com, Inc.(SPRT:$0.00)
Support.com, Inc. provides Instant Technology Relief® to consumers and microbusiness. Support.com is a technology enabled services company that is changing the way people manage their technology.
target: SUPERAntiSpyware.com
SUPERAntiSpyware, a provider of software that detects, removes and protects users against spyware, malware and other online threats. SUPERAntiSpyware detects, removes and protects users from spyware, adware, Trojans, worms, keyloggers, rootkits, hijackers, parasites, dialers and other malware.
price ($mm)
$7.49
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.4x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/1/2010 via PR Newswire

WebRoot Software, Inc., acquired Prevx

synopsis: Webroot, the first Internet security service company, announced it has acquired Prevx, provider of the world's most scalable and effective cloud-based anti-malware solutions. Webroot will integrate Prevx's technology into its cloud security services to deliver the industry's most effective online protection for consumers and businesses.
buyer: WebRoot Software, Inc.
Webroot is a leading provider of Internet security for consumers and businesses worldwide. Webroot's products include email, Web and archiving security services for businesses, and anti-malware, privacy and identity protection for consumers.
target: Prevx
Founded in 2001, Derby, England-based Prevx provides products with unparalleled capabilities for protecting home PCs, corporate networks and mobile devices from the latest malware threats, including zero-day exploits, as soon as they're detected.
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announced 1/12/2012 via PE Hub

DeskStream Inc., will acquire WorldDesk Ltd.

synopsis: DeskStream Inc., a leading provider of desktop virtualisation software, has announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a prominent Northern Irish start-up in the cloud computing and virtualisation software space, WorldDesk Ltd.
buyer: DeskStream Inc.
DeskStream Inc. is a leading provider of desktop virtualisation software. It has developed the Dynamic Virtual Desktop (DVD) platform, the next-generation user-centric desktop virtualization platform. The DVD platform is highly scalable and simple to manage.
target: WorldDesk Ltd.
Founded in 2010, WorldDesk Ltd. is a prominent Northern Irish start-up in the cloud computing and virtualization software space. With WorldDesk's products, your entire desktop experience can be accessed from anywhere, anytime, on any device.
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closed 12/2/2011 via BusinessWire

GlobalSCAPE, Inc., acquired TappIn, Inc.

synopsis: GlobalSCAPE, Inc., a leading developer of secure information exchange solutions for businesses and consumers, announced that the company has expanded its capabilities by acquiring privately-held, Seattle-based mobile file sharing innovator TappIn, Inc., formerly known as HomePipe Networks, Inc.
buyer: GlobalSCAPE, Inc.(GSB:$24.08)
San Antonio, Texas-based GlobalSCAPE, Inc. is a leading provider of software and services that enable its customers to exchange information quickly, securely, and reliably. GlobalSCAPE helps businesses and consumers facilitate cost-effective secure information exchange.
target: TappIn, Inc.
TappIn, Inc., formerly HomePipe, allows users to“Tapp In” to their files, stored in multiple locations, using any web browser and most Internet-enabled mobile devices. TappIn removes the need for uploading, syncing, or paying for additional cloud storage.
price ($mm)
$9.00
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closed 7/19/2010 via PR Newswire

Awareness Technologies, acquired LegiTime Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Awareness Technologies, the makers of InterGuard – the only SaaS-based Unified Insider Threat Protection Platform, announced that it has acquired LegiTime, a mobile technology company. LegiTime's technology extends Awareness clients' ability to monitor and block transmission of confidential data to smartphones.
buyer: Awareness Technologies
Awareness Technologies is a privately-held security software company. It was originally founded to provide software tools for national intelligence agencies, but shifted its focus five years ago to building the most practical and powerful security software for businesses and consumers.
target: LegiTime Technologies, Inc.
LegiTime is a mobile technology company that improves clients' ability to monitor and block transmission of confidential data to smartphones.
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closed 12/7/2011 via Market Wire

Amwest Imaging Incorporated, acquired LokDrop

synopsis: Amwest Imaging Incorporated, a development stage company, has acquired LokDrop, a virtual Cloud based 256 bit key secured digital safe deposit box where users can access, store, share, transfer and backup digital information in an ultra secure Cloud based, private and encrypted location.
buyer: Amwest Imaging Incorporated(AMWI:$0.00)
Amwest Imaging Incorporated, a development stage company, focuses on helping companies become efficient through digital conversion and indexing of documentation.
target: LokDrop
LokDrop is a virtual Cloud based 256 bit key secured digital safe deposit box where users can access, store, share, transfer and backup digital information in an ultra secure Cloud based, private and encrypted location.
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announced 4/28/2010 via Company Press Release

HP, will acquire Palm, Inc.

synopsis: HP and Palm, Inc. announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which HP will purchase Palm, a provider of smartphones powered by the Palm webOS mobile operating system, at a price of $5.70 per share of Palm common stock in cash or an enterprise value of approximately $1.2 billion.
buyer: HP(HPQ:$120,357.00)
HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world’s largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure to solve customer problems.
target: Palm, Inc.
Palm, Inc. creates intuitive and powerful mobile experiences that enable consumers and businesses to connect to their information in more useful and usable ways. The company’s groundbreaking Palm webOS platform is designed exclusively for mobile application.
price($mm)[EV]
$1,401 [$1,200]
rev ($mm)
$1,071
EBITDA ($mm)
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1.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/22/2010 via Market Wire

Telefonica S.A., acquired Jajah

synopsis: Telefónica announced the completion of its acquisition of leading communications innovator JAJAH. Combining the power of IP communications with simple-to-use traditional voice services, JAJAH has created the world’s most advanced, flexible IP Communications Platform.
buyer: Telefonica S.A.(TEFOF:$80,236.00)
Spain's onetime phone monopoly, Telefónica, is the leading communications service provider among Spanish- and Portuguese- speaking populations. Worldwide, it operates about 41 million fixed lines and has more than 20 million mobile phone subscribers.
target: Jajah
JAJAH changes the way people and companies use voice services. Combining the power of IP communications with simple-to-use traditional voice services, JAJAH has created the world’s most advanced, flexible IP Communications Platform.
price ($mm)
$205
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announced 6/11/2010 via PR Newswire

Trend Micro Inc., will acquire humyo

synopsis: Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in Internet content security, announced a definitive agreement to purchase online storage and data synchronization company humyo, based in Leeds, UK. humyo has established itself as a leading online storage provider with its easy-to-use, yet technically powerful solutions.
buyer: Trend Micro Inc.(TMICY:$1,079.15)
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in Internet content security, focuses on securing the exchange of digital information for businesses and consumers. Trend Micro's flexible solutions, available in multiple form factors, are supported 24/7 by threat intelligence experts around the globe.
target: humyo
humyo is a online storage service which enables users to backup and sync their data over multiple devices, access it from anywhere and share it with friends and co-workers. Customers can download a client, which synchronizes files across all their computers and enables access to humyo.
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closed 5/21/2010 via BusinessWire

Constant Contact, Inc., acquired NutshellMail

synopsis: Constant Contact®, Inc. announced the acquisition of NutshellMail, based in Menlo Park, Calif. Constant Contact will now provide a tool for small organizations to monitor and engage with social networks right from their email inbox, the hub of their customer communications.
buyer: Constant Contact, Inc.(CTCT:$252.15)
Constant Contact's leading email marketing, online survey and event marketing tools—supported by its expert personal coaching and support—help all types of small businesses and organizations create professional-looking email newsletters and insightful online surveys.
target: NutshellMail
NutshellMail.com is a social networking management tool that combines the best of the social web with the original killer app: email.
price ($mm)
$5.97
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announced 9/20/2012 via GlobeNewswire

Registered Express Corporation, will acquire TranzFile Corporation

synopsis: Registered Express Corporation announced an agreement to acquire TranzFile Corporation. TranzFile's proprietary "shadow technology" complements Registered Express's system and network and will be integrated into its processes, creating a next level for security, storage and delivery of valued digital content and its accountability.
buyer: Registered Express Corporation(RGTX:$0.00)
Registered Express Corporation is in the principal business of marketing and deploying a registered system for the secure and verifiable delivery of electronic documents. Registered Express™ is designed as an easy-to-use, web-based service.
target: TranzFile Corporation
TranzFile™ is a utility software application that allows users to securely store, protect, and deliver digital assets. This application is based on TranzFile's™ "shadow technology" that operates independently in the background of consumer and business online services.
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closed 2/23/2012 via BusinessWire

Critical Path, Inc., acquired Laszlo Systems Inc.

synopsis: Critical Path, Inc. has acquired Laszlo Systems Inc., creators of the award-winning WebtopTM application. The addition of Webtop will enable Critical Path to deliver a unified application platform integrating a wide range of messaging, IM, voice, video, media and social services for the business and consumer markets.
buyer: Critical Path, Inc.
Critical Path's extensive portfolio of applications and services are delivered to leading service providers, under the Memova® brand for white-label applications, to enable people to communicate, connect, share and organize while providing industry-leading safety and assurance.
target: Laszlo Systems Inc.
Laszlo Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of Rich Unified Internet Applications. Its web-based platform merges email, voice and messaging with social networking and other applications to deliver an integrated communications and real-time collaboration experience.
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closed 7/11/2011 via BusinessWire

j2 Global Communications, Inc., acquired Data Haven Limited

synopsis: j2 Global Communications, Inc., the provider of cloud-based services for businesses, announced that it has acquired Data Haven Limited, an Ireland-based provider of online data backup services for businesses. Customers can easily tell Data Haven what they want to back up and how often to back up the data.
buyer: j2 Global Communications, Inc.(JCOM:$450.26)
Founded in 1995, j2 Global Communications, Inc. provides outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services to individuals and businesses around the world. j2 Global’s network spans more than 4,300 cities in 49 countries on six continents.
target: Data Haven Limited
Data Haven Limited is an Ireland-based provider of online data backup services for businesses. Customers can tell Data Haven what they want to back up and how often to back up the data.
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Trend Micro Inc.
Trend Micro Inc.
Trend Micro Inc. develops Internet content security and threat management solutions that make the world safe for businesses and consumers to exchange digital information. They're recognized as the market leader in server security.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$1,079.15
EBITDA ($mm)
$343.90
EBIT ($mm)
$257.69
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$189.21
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SPI Dynamics
SPI Dynamics' suite of products and services identify and remediate web application and web services security vulnerabilities throughout the application development lifecycle. These solutions enable security professionals, QA testers and developer to verify compliance with 22 security policies.
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Alert Logic, Inc.
Alert Logic, Inc.
Alert Logic, the leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for the cloud, provides solutions to secure the application and infrastructure stack.
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Cloud Security Corporation
Cloud Security Corporation
Cloud Security is a leading technology company focused on the next generation of Internet Security. They offer a comprehensive solution which includes Cloud Security, Application Security and Mobile Security. Cloud Security is an emerging brand, recognized in the Cloud computing industry.
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eMaze Networks SpA
Emaze Networks SpA is the only supplier that provides IT security solutions, integrated in an innovative framework of technologies and services platforms named ISM, Informed Security Management. The company is based in Italy.
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Marshal8e6
Marshal8e6
Marshal8e6 is a global provider of Web and email security products. We are the only security company able to provide integrated, reliable and effective enterprise-class multi-layered solutions.
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Qualys, Inc.
Qualys, Inc.
Qualys, Inc. is a provider of on demand IT security risk and compliance management solutions – delivered as a service. Qualys’ SaaS solutions are deployed in a matter of hours anywhere in the world, providing customers an immediate and continuous view of their security and compliance postures.
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SilverSky
SilverSky
SilverSky provides on demand security services for computer networks in the United States. It offers intrusion defense solutions, such as firewall, intrusion detection and prevention, and Web browsing anti-virus.
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Solera Networks
Solera Networks
Solera Networks is the leading provider of Big Data Security Intelligence and Analytics for Advanced Threat Protection. Global 2000 enterprises, cloud service providers and government agencies rely on Solera Networks for real-time situational awareness, continuous monitoring, and more.
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2012
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48
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Ticker: FEYE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FireEye
FireEye
FireEye, Inc. is a global network security company that provides automated threat forensics and dynamic malware protection against advanced cyber threats, such as advanced persistent threats and spear phishing.
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2013
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$135.97
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($107.67)
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($122.47)
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Ticker: VRSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, Verisign helps companies and consumers all over the world connect between the dots.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$1,030.62
EBITDA ($mm)
$416.21
EBIT ($mm)
$329.94
Net Income ($mm)
$245.55
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2328
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Awareness Technologies
Awareness Technologies
Awareness Technologies is a privately-held security software company. It was originally founded to provide software tools for national intelligence agencies, but shifted its focus five years ago to building the most practical and powerful security software for businesses and consumers.
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2010
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$3.40
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Ticker: FNJN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Finjan Software
Finjan Software
Finjan is a leading online security and technology company which owns a portfolio of patents, related to software that proactively detects malicious code and thereby protects end-users from identity and data theft, spyware, malware, phishing, trojans and other online threats.
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AFORE Solutions, Inc.
AFORE Solutions, Inc.
AFORE Solutions is a leading provider of cloud security and networking software solutions. Its unique blend of products enable enterprises, service providers and networking vendors to accelerate innovation and deployment of advanced cloud services and networking applications.
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NeoAccel
NeoAccel
NeoAccel, Inc. provides security solutions for cloud computing. The company’s NeoCloudSafe enables cloud service providers to provide secure access, security, and application transparency to their customers.
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Ticker: SYMC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Symantec Corporation
Symantec Corporation
Symantec protects the world's information, and is a global leader in security, backup and availability solutions. It's innovative products and services protect people and information in any environment.
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2012
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$6,730.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,792.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,139.00
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$1,172.00
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Commtouch
Commtouch
Commtouch® is a leading provider of Internet security technology and cloud-based services for vendors and service providers, increasing the value and profitability of our customers' solutions by protecting billions of Internet transactions on a daily basis.
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2012
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$23.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.82
EBIT ($mm)
$1.67
Net Income ($mm)
$1.49
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86
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Avast Software
Avast Software
AVAST Software protects over 100 million registered users in over 240 countries with its avast! antivirus program. avast! Free Antivirus sets the standard as a free, full-featured computer security application that matches or exceeds the performance of other paid products.
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Emsi Software GmbH
Emsi Software GmbH
Emsisoft's aim is to produce and sell the best antivirus software for home and business use. The rapidly growing company is a leading European supplier of behavior-based technology for detecting malicious code such as viruses, trojans, spyware, keyloggers and other malware.
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Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG
Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG
Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG delivers IT-security protection to computers, servers and networks both directly and in the cloud. More than 100 million consumers and small businesses live free of spyware, phishing, worms and other internet based threats because of Avira.
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Stellar Information Systems Ltd.
Stellar Information Systems Ltd.
Stellar Data Recovery is the only ISO 9001:2008 certified organization that specializes in Phoenix Data recovery Tools, Disk utilities and in-lab Data Recovery Services. Ever since 1993, Stellar has emerged as a leading and well-trusted brand for any kind of data loss.
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270
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Tall Emu
Tall Emu
Founded in 2001, Tall Emu Pty is committed to delivering and supporting high-quality, easy to use software solutions. The company's products are Online Armor Personal Firewall, Tall Emu CRM and many other bespoke unbranded solutions for private enterprise.
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NQ Mobile Inc.
NQ Mobile Inc.
NQ Mobile Inc. is a leading global provider of trusted mobile Internet services built on its world-class acquisition, engagement and monetization platform. The company was one of the first to recognize the growing security threats targeting smartphone users.
year
2011
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$40.67
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.14
EBIT ($mm)
$5.54
Net Income ($mm)
$10.25
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TRUSTe
TRUSTe
TRUSTe Privacy Seals help consumers click with confidence by guiding them to trustworthy Web sites. More than 3,500 Web sites rely on TRUSTe industry best practices to help them make the right decisions about privacy and protecting confidential user information.
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WebRoot Software, Inc.
WebRoot Software, Inc.
Webroot is a leading provider of Internet security for consumers and businesses worldwide. Webroot's products include email, Web and archiving security services for businesses, and anti-malware, privacy and identity protection for consumers.
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Ticker: OPMG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Options Media Group
Options Media Group
PhoneGuard, Inc., a subsidiary of Options Media Group Holdings, Inc., is a leading provider of mobile applications software. PhoneGuard is a personal security and anti-texting while driving software application suite.
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2011
rev ($mm)
$0.53
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.05)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.05)
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Mobile Cloud Labs Plc
Mobile Cloud Labs Plc
Mobile Cloud Labs are developers and marketers of high-quality applications for smartphones, tablet computers, and laptops. The company’s flagship software products are MyAntiTheft and MyAntiVirus, which are currently available for Android, Windows, Apple iOS, Mac OS, and Blackberry OS.
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Ticker: GSB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GlobalSCAPE, Inc.
GlobalSCAPE, Inc.
San Antonio, Texas-based GlobalSCAPE, Inc. is a leading provider of software and services that enable its customers to exchange information quickly, securely, and reliably. GlobalSCAPE helps businesses and consumers facilitate cost-effective secure information exchange.
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2013
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$24.08
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$3.74
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$2.64
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94
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Box Inc.
Box Inc.
Box provides a secure, scalable content-sharing platform. Box's flexible content management solution lets users access and share content from anywhere, on any device – while providing IT visibility into how content moves within their organizations and beyond.
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2012
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700
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Dropbox, Inc.
Dropbox, Inc.
Dropbox is a file hosting service that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, and client software. It allows users to create a special folder on each of their computers, which Dropbox then synchronizes so that it appears to be the same folder regardless of which computer is used to view it.
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2012
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