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closed 11/25/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired ObserveIT

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., the leader in people-centric cybersecurity, has acquired ObserveIT, the leading insider threat management platform. ObserveIT provides security organizations with a powerful tool for protecting employees and valuable assets while saving time and resources.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint, Inc. is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies stop targeted threats, safeguard data, and make users more resilient against cyber attacks. "
target: ObserveIT
ObserveIT, the leader in Insider Threat Management, delivers comprehensive visibility into user and data activity providing security organizations with a powerful tool for protecting employees and valuable assets while saving time and resources.
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closed 12/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

HelpSystems, LLC, acquired Clearswift Ltd.

synopsis: HelpSystems, a developer of IT management software, has acquired Clearswift, a UK-based content threat protection software company. Clearswift’s deep content inspection capability enables information to be scanned as it enters or leaves the organization, allowing sensitive data to be securely transmitted via email or other web-based methods.
buyer parent: HGGC, LLC
buyer: HelpSystems, LLC
HelpSystems aligns IT and business goals to help organizations build a competitive edge. The company's software secures IT environments, monitors and automates processes, and provides easy access to the information people need. "
target parent: RUAG Holding
target: Clearswift Ltd.
UK-based Clearswift provides advanced content threat protection and the highest level of defense against breaches through digital communication channels. Their technology supports an adaptive data loss prevention solution, allowing for visibility and the control of sensitive information flow.
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announced 11/26/2019 via Company Press Release

Palo Alto Networks, will acquire Aporeto

synopsis: Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is to acquire Aporeto Inc., a machine identity-based microsegmentation company. Aporeto Zero Trust Cloud Security platform is built for cloud native apps, simplifies hybrid cloud security, and delivers security at the speed of DevOps with application identity, not IP addresses.
buyer: Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW:$3,015.50)
Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is shaping the cloud-centric future. By delivering an integrated platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of partners, they are at the forefront of protecting tens of thousands of organizations across clouds, networks, and mobile devices. "
target: Aporeto
Aporeto Zero Trust Cloud Security platform is built for cloud native apps, simplifies hybrid cloud security, and delivers security at the speed of DevOps with application identity, not IP addresses.
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$150
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closed 10/28/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Fortinet Inc., acquired enSilo, Inc.

synopsis: Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, announced it has completed the acquisition of enSilo, a privately held advanced endpoint security company headquartered in San Francisco, California.
buyer: Fortinet Inc. (FTNT:$1,955.20)
Fortinet is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and a market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Their unique security fabric combines purpose-built ASICs, an intuitive operating system, and applied threat intelligence to provide security, better visibility and control. "
target: enSilo, Inc.
enSilo is a comprehensive endpoint security platform that combines next generation antivirus with post-infection data protection capabilities that can automatically respond to and defeat the most complex infections.
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announced 10/16/2019 via PR Newswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, will acquire Sophos

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sectors, will be acquiring Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting over organizations from advanced cyberthreats.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. The firm currently manages a series of private equity funds representing more than $30 billion of equity commitments. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Founded in Oxford, England, Sophos is a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting over organizations from advanced cyberthreats. Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques.
price ($mm)[EV]
$3,722 [$3,850]
rev ($mm)
$711
EBITDA ($mm)
$80
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5.5x
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49.2x
closed 7/2/2019 via BusinessWire

Exabeam, acquired SkyFormation

synopsis: Exabeam, a company that empowers enterprises to detect, investigate and respond to cyberattacks more efficiently, has acquired SkyFormation, a leading Israel-based cloud application security business and the first company to collect cloud logs from over 30 cloud services into any security information and event management (SIEM) tool.
buyer: Exabeam
Exabeam empowers enterprises to detect, investigate and respond to cyberattacks more efficiently so their security operations and insider threat teams can work smarter. "
target: SkyFormation
SkyFormation is a leading Israel-based cloud application security business and the first company to collect cloud logs from over 30 cloud services into any security information and event management (SIEM) tool.
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closed 6/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Palo Alto Networks, acquired PureSec

synopsis: Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, announced that it has completed its acquisition of PureSec, a leader in serverless security, to extend its Prisma™ cloud security strategy. PureSec enables its customers to build and maintain secure and reliable serverless applications.
buyer: Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW:$3,015.50)
Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is shaping the cloud-centric future. By delivering an integrated platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of partners, they are at the forefront of protecting tens of thousands of organizations across clouds, networks, and mobile devices. "
target: PureSec
As a global leader in serverless architectures security, PureSec enables its customers to build and maintain secure and reliable serverless applications. Their end-to-end security for serverless functions covers vulnerability management, access permissions, and runtime threats.
price ($mm)
$47
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announced 5/29/2019 via PR Newswire

Palo Alto Networks, will acquire Twistlock

synopsis: Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Twistlock, the leader in container security, to extend its Prisma™ cloud security strategy.
buyer: Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW:$3,015.50)
Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is shaping the cloud-centric future. By delivering an integrated platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of partners, they are at the forefront of protecting tens of thousands of organizations across clouds, networks, and mobile devices. "
target: Twistlock
Twistlock is the first truly comprehensive cloud native applications security platform, providing holistic coverage across hosts, containers, and serverless in a single platform. Twistlock is cloud-native and API-enabled, protecting all workloads regardless of the underlying computer technology.
price ($mm)
$410
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closed 7/9/2019 via BusinessWire

NTT Security, acquired WhiteHat Security, Inc.

synopsis: NTT Security, the specialized security company and the center of excellence in security for NTT Group, has acquired WhiteHat Security, a leading application security provider committed to securing applications that run enterprises’ businesses. The acquisition will strengthen NTT Security’s ability to address modern enterprise security needs.
buyer parent: Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
buyer: NTT Security
NTT Security is the specialized security company and the center of excellence in security for NTT Group. With embedded security they enable NTT Group companies to deliver resilient business solutions for clients’ digital transformation needs. "
target: WhiteHat Security, Inc.
WhiteHat Security is the leading application security provider committed to securing applications that run enterprises’ businesses. They are empowering DevSecOps by continuously assessing the risk for organizations’ software assets and helping them to embed security in the software life cycle.
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closed 2/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

DTS IT AG, acquired ISL Internet Security Solutions GmbH

synopsis: DTS IT AG, a subsidiary of MBB SE and leading partner of medium-sized and large companies in the implementation and operation of innovative IT solutions with a focus on IT security, has acquired ISL Internet Sicherheitslösungen GmbH, a leading German software developer in the area of IT security, focused on Network Access Control (NAC).
buyer parent: MBB
buyer: DTS IT AG
DTS IT AG is a leading partner of medium-sized and large companies in the implementation and operation of innovative IT solutions with a focus on IT security. DTS' own data centres in Germany enable cloud products with German security and data protection standards. "
target: ISL Internet Security Solutions GmbH
Based in Germany, ISL Internet Sicherheitslösungen develops software solutions in the field of IT security with a special focus on Network Access Control. ISL's software ARP-GUARD enables companies to protect their IT infrastructure against unauthorized devices and against internal attacks.
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closed 2/20/2019 via BusinessWire

Zix Corporation, acquired AppRiver

synopsis: Zix Corporation, a leader in email security, has completed the acquisition of AppRiver, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application provider offering award-winning email and Web security solutions to businesses of all sizes.
buyer: Zix Corporation (ZIXI:$65.66)
Zix is a leader in email security. Trusted by influential institutions in healthcare, finance and government, Zix delivers a superior experience and easy-to-use solutions for email encryption and data loss prevention, advanced threat protection, archiving and bring your own device mobile security. "
target parent: Marlin Equity Partners
target: AppRiver
AppRiver is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application provider offering award-winning email and Web security solutions to businesses of all sizes. Over 60,000 companies worldwide use AppRiver to maintain secure and reliable messaging systems and protect themselves against cybersecurity threats.
price ($mm)
$275
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closed 11/5/2018 via BusinessWire

Symantec Corporation, acquired Appthority, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. announced its acquisition of Appthority, a privately held company that offers comprehensive Mobile Application Security Analysis. This technology gives Symantec customers the critical ability to analyze mobile apps for both malicious capabilities and unsafe and unwanted behaviors.
buyer: Symantec Corporation (SYMC:$4,822.00)
Symantec Corporation, the world’s leading cyber security company, helps organizations, governments and people secure their most important data wherever it lives. Organizations look to Symantec for strategic solutions to defend against sophisticated attacks. "
target: Appthority, Inc.
Appthority is a pioneer in enterprise mobile security and the leader in the Mobile Threat Defense category. The comprehensive Appthority Mobile Threat Protection (MTP) solution helps customers keep their data private and secure from mobile device, app and network threats.
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closed 10/5/2018 via BusinessWire

Idera, acquired Kiuwan

synopsis: Idera, Inc., parent company of global B2B software productivity brands, announced the acquisition of Kiuwan, a SaaS solution for measuring and analyzing risk and security in the software development lifecycle.
buyer parent: HGGC, LLC
buyer: Idera
Idera delivers B2B software productivity tools that enable technical users to do more with less, faster. Idera brands span three divisions – Database Tools, Developer Tools, and Test Management Tools – with products that are evangelized by millions of community members. "
target: Kiuwan
Kiuwan is a global company providing an end-to-end Application Security Platform to bring objective data and facilitate informed decisions regarding the cost, effort, activity, quality, maintainability, efficiency and dependencies of the Company’s applications.
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closed 6/13/2018 via Company Press Release

Matrix42 AG, acquired EgoSecure

synopsis: The Frankfurt endpoint management specialist Matrix42 takes over EgoSecure, the German market leader for endpoint security. EgoSecure is the German market leader for endpoint security. The EgoSecure product portfolio includes data encryption, interface and application control and data loss prevention.
buyer parent: Emeram Capital Partners
buyer: Matrix42 AG
Matrix42 is a top provider of workspace management software. The company offers forward-thinking solutions for modern work environments. Matrix42’s products and solutions are designed to manage modern work environments simply and efficiently – across physical, virtual, and mobile workspaces. "
target parent: InfoWatch
target: EgoSecure
EgoSecure is the German market leader for endpoint security. The EgoSecure product portfolio includes data encryption, interface and application control and data loss prevention. EgoSecure maintains global sales and technology partnerships and protects more than 1,850 international companies.
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closed 7/16/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Uniserve Communications Corporation, acquired RootCellar Technologies Corporation

synopsis: Uniserve, a Canadian unified communications company, has acquired RootCellar Technologies, a hybrid IT consulting and security firm in Canada that specializes in mission-critical data management and disaster recovery. RootCellar designs innovative, reliable, and cost-effective IT solutions to meet their client's growing need for data management.
buyer: Uniserve Communications Corporation (TSXV:USS:$6.59)
Uniserve is a Canadian unified communications company that combines voice, data and media all into one seamless solution, one bill and one point of contact. Uniserve offers integrated voice and data services over multiple Internet protocol networks, including cable, fiber optic, broadband, and more."
target: RootCellar Technologies Corporation
RootCellar Technologies is a hybrid IT consulting and security firm in Canada that specializes in mission-critical data management and disaster recovery. They design innovative, reliable, and cost-effective IT solutions to meet their client's growing need for data management.
price ($mm)
$2.00
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
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0.3x
EV / EBITDA
2.5x
closed 5/23/2018 via Company Press Release

Rostelecom, acquired Solar Security

synopsis: Rostelecom, Russia’s national telecommunications operator, has acquired Solar Security, a Russian developer of target monitoring and IS management products and services. Solar Security's products helps businesses block data leaks, protect sensitive data, control employee communications, scan apps for vulnerabilities, and more.
buyer: Rostelecom (MISX:RTKM:$5,168.32)
Rostelecom is Russia’s national telecommunications operator. The company provides a wide range of telecommunications services (telephone, data, TV and value-added solutions) to residential, corporate and governmental subscribers and third party operators across all regions of the Russian Federation."
target: Solar Security
Solar Security is a Russian developer of target monitoring and IS management products and services. Their products helps businesses block data leaks, protect sensitive data, control employee communications, scan apps for vulnerabilities, and more.
price ($mm)
$25
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closed 4/4/2018 via BNC Analysis

Xcina Limited, acquired GeoLang Holdings Ltd.

synopsis: Xcina, the information security and assurance business of Shearwater Group plc, has acquired GeoLang Holdings Limited, a UK based provider of Data Loss Protection enterprise software. GeoLang's Ascema software is an award winning technology for locating, securing and controlling the movement of sensitive data and intellectual property.
buyer parent: Shearwater Group plc
buyer: Xcina Limited
Xcina provides digital, operational and regulatory solutions and services, in support of resilience and risk. It helps companies prepare for increasing legislative and regulatory demands on how data is held and processed, and the ongoing monitoring, analysis, detection and response to cyber threats."
target: GeoLang Holdings Ltd.
GeoLang is a software development company and an Innovation Engine specialising in the cyber security and business resilience market, with an emphasis on providing advanced, content-aware Information Management solutions.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2.38 [$2.81]
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closed 3/12/2018 via BusinessWire

CyberArk, acquired Vaultive

synopsis: CyberArk, the global leader in privileged account security, announced the acquisition of certain assets of Vaultive, Inc. Vaultive addresses the most pressing security issues that prevent enterprises from adopting cloud services, including data security, regulatory compliance, international data privacy laws, and government data access concerns.
buyer: CyberArk (CYBR:$261.70)
CyberArk is the only security company focused on eliminating the most advanced cyber threats; those that use insider privileges to attack the heart of the enterprise. Stopping attacks before they stop business, CyberArk proactively secures against threats before attacks can do irreparable damage. "
target: Vaultive
Vaultive addresses the most pressing security issues that prevent enterprises from adopting cloud services, including data security, regulatory compliance, international data privacy laws, and government data access concerns.
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closed 1/10/2018 via Company Press Release

Syncsort Incorporated, acquired Trader's SAS

synopsis: Syncsort, a global leader in Big Iron to Big Data solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Trader’s, a France-based global provider of high availability software solutions and a complete printing suite for multiple platforms, specializing in IBM i (AS/400, iSeries, System i).
buyer parent: Centerbridge Capital Partners
buyer: Syncsort Incorporated
Syncsort is a trusted enterprise software provider and the global leader in Big Iron to Big Data solutions. More than 6,000 organizations, including 84 of the Fortune 100, use the company’s products to solve their most complex data management challenges, on premise and in the cloud. "
target: Trader's SAS
Founded in 1992, Trader’s is a France-based global provider of the Quick Software Line suite. Trader's provides high availability software solutions for multiple platforms and a complete printing suite to ensure document management for IBM i (AS/400, iSeries, I5, System i, Power i).
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closed 12/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Agility Networks, acquired Andrade Soto

synopsis: Agility Networks, an IT services company, has acquired Andrade Soto Information Security, a company that offers information security solutions, such as ARMOR AVM, a process automation and risk management software and services, including intrusion testing, consulting, auditing, and training. Both companies are based in Brazil.
buyer: Agility Networks
Founded in 1991, Agility Networks offers IT services and specializes in Data Center and Cloud, Application Delivery and Security. They are based in Brazil. "
target: Andrade Soto
Andrade Soto Information Security offers information security solutions, such as ARMOR AVM, a process automation and risk management software and services, including intrusion testing, consulting, auditing, and training. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in Brazil.
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closed 11/25/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired ObserveIT

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., the leader in people-centric cybersecurity, has acquired ObserveIT, the leading insider threat management platform. ObserveIT provides security organizations with a powerful tool for protecting employees and valuable assets while saving time and resources.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint, Inc. is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies stop targeted threats, safeguard data, and make users more resilient against cyber attacks. "
target: ObserveIT
ObserveIT, the leader in Insider Threat Management, delivers comprehensive visibility into user and data activity providing security organizations with a powerful tool for protecting employees and valuable assets while saving time and resources.
price ($mm)
$225
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closed 11/25/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired ObserveIT

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., the leader in people-centric cybersecurity, has acquired ObserveIT, the leading insider threat management platform. ObserveIT provides security organizations with a powerful tool for protecting employees and valuable assets while saving time and resources.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint, Inc. is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies stop targeted threats, safeguard data, and make users more resilient against cyber attacks. "
target: ObserveIT
ObserveIT, the leader in Insider Threat Management, delivers comprehensive visibility into user and data activity providing security organizations with a powerful tool for protecting employees and valuable assets while saving time and resources.
price ($mm)
$225
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announced 5/6/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., will acquire MetaNetworks

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Meta Networks, an innovator in zero trust network access. Proofpoint will strengthen its cloud-based architecture and people-centric security platform, enabling customers to better protect their people and the applications and data they access beyond the traditional perimeter.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint, Inc. is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies stop targeted threats, safeguard data, and make users more resilient against cyber attacks. "
target: MetaNetworks
Meta Networks, the technology leader in zero trust network access, is reinventing the enterprise network for the cloud age. Meta Networks’ Network-as-a-Service, enterprises can rapidly connect people, applications, clouds, data centers and offices, and secure them with a software-defined perimeter.
price ($mm)
$120
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closed 3/1/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired Wombat Security Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading cybersecurity company, has completed the acquisition of Wombat Security Technologies, Inc. At Wombat Security, their mission is to deliver software-based cyber security awareness and training solutions that help employees understand the risks associated with poor cyber hygiene.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions to protect the way people work today. "
target: Wombat Security Technologies, Inc.
At Wombat Security, their mission is to deliver software-based cyber security awareness and training solutions that help employees understand the risks associated with poor cyber hygiene and subsequently change their behaviors to strengthen a organization’s security posture.
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announced 11/29/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., will acquire Weblife

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Weblife, a cloud service that solves the security, productivity and privacy challenges associated with employee web use by providing a secure and anonymous web-browsing service.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions to protect the way people work today. "
target: Weblife
Weblife’s cloud service solves the security, productivity and privacy challenges associated with employee web use by providing a secure and anonymous web-browsing service; isolating employees’ web use and therefore eliminating the threat of malware from cyber-attacks.
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$60
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announced 11/7/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., will acquire Cloudmark Inc.

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cloudmark, Inc., a leader in messaging security and threat intelligence for Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and mobile carriers worldwide.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions to protect the way people work today. "
target: Cloudmark Inc.
Cloudmark is a trusted leader in intelligent threat protection against known and future attacks, safeguarding 12 percent of the world’s inboxes from wide-scale and targeted email threats.
price ($mm)
$110
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closed 8/24/2016 via Company Press Release

Proofpoint, Inc., purchased Email Fraud Protection from Return Path, Inc.

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, has acquired Return Path’s Email Fraud Protection (EFP) business unit. Return Path’s EFP business, provides standards-based DMARC authentication and proprietary sender-analysis capabilities to defend businesses by detecting, blocking, and responding to email threats.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides solutions to enable organizations to protect their users from advanced attacks delivered via email, social media and mobile apps. "
seller: Return Path, Inc.
Return Path’s Email Fraud Protection (EFP) business unit provides standards-based DMARC authentication and proprietary sender-analysis capabilities to defend businesses by detecting, blocking, and responding to email threats directed towards employees and customers.
price ($mm)
$3.80
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closed 11/4/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired Socialware, Inc.

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, has acquired Socialware, a leading provider of social media compliance solutions. Proofpoint expects to integrate Socialware's compliance workflow and unique content capture/review capabilities with Proofpoint Social Media Security and Compliance.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions for comprehensive threat protection, incident response, secure communications, social media security, compliance, archiving and governance. "
target: Socialware, Inc.
Socialware, Inc. operates a social middleware platform that enables enterprises to transform public social networking Websites, such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter into enterprise-grade channels for communication and collaboration.
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$9.00
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announced 3/2/2015 via Market Wire

Proofpoint, Inc., will acquire Emerging Threats

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading next-generation security and compliance company, will acquire Emerging Threats, a leading provider of advanced threat intelligence. Emerging Threats uses an automated collection and analysis system, along with a team of expert threat researchers, to produce actionable threat intelligence.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions for comprehensive threat protection, incident response, secure communications, social media security, compliance, archiving and governance. "
target: Emerging Threats
Emerging Threats is a world-leading provider of commercial and open source threat intelligence. Founded in 2003 as a cyber security research community, Emerging Threats has become the de facto standard in network-based malware threat detection.
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$40
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announced 10/23/2014 via Market Wire

Proofpoint, Inc., will acquire Nexgate

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading security-as-a-service provider, will acquire Nexgate, a pioneer in security and compliance solutions for social media communication channels. Nexgate offers an award winning, cloud-based service that enables organizations to prevent abuse, add security and ensure compliance across leading social media channels.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint provides messaging security solutions for large enterprises to stop spam, protect against email viruses, ensure that outbound messages comply with both corporate policies and external regulations and prevent leaks of confidential information via email and other network protocols. "
target: Nexgate
Nexgate is a pioneer in security and compliance solutions for social media communication channels. Nexgate offers an award winning, cloud-based service that enables organizations to prevent abuse, add security and ensure compliance across leading social media channels.
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$35
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closed 5/20/2014 via Market Wire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired NetCitadel

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading security-as-a-service provider, announced that it has acquired Silicon Valley-based NetCitadel, a pioneer in the field of automated security incident response, for approximately $24.0 million in cash.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint provides messaging security solutions for large enterprises to stop spam, protect against email viruses, ensure that outbound messages comply with both corporate policies and external regulations and prevent leaks of confidential information via email and other network protocols. "
target: NetCitadel
NetCitadel is a pioneer in the field of automated security incident response. NetCitadel ThreatOptics Threat Management Platform revolutionizes Incident Response workflow by providing single-pane-of-glass context, analysis, and rapid-response to the increasing volume and complexity of cyber attacks.
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$24
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closed 10/1/2013 via Market Wire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired Sendmail Inc.

synopsis: Proofpoint announced that it has acquired Sendmail, Inc., a leading provider of solutions that simplify business messaging complexity and reduce IT infrastructure costs. The acquisition brings a unique set of technical talent to the Proofpoint engineering team and strengthens the company's position in enterprise security and messaging.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint provides messaging security solutions for large enterprises to stop spam, protect against email viruses, ensure that outbound messages comply with both corporate policies and external regulations and prevent leaks of confidential information via email and other network protocols. "
target: Sendmail Inc.
Sendmail simplifies business email complexity and reduces IT infrastructure costs for large enterprises. The company’s solutions ensure global email connectivity, routing, and message delivery between people, systems, and applications located on-premises, in-cloud or on mobile devices.
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$23
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closed 9/6/2013 via Market Wire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired Armorize Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading security-as-a-service provider, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Armorize Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of cloud-based (SaaS) anti-malware products. Proofpoint's acquisition of Armorize strengthens their position in the malware market, one of the most important spaces in the security industry.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint provides messaging security solutions for large enterprises to stop spam, protect against email viruses, ensure that outbound messages comply with both corporate policies and external regulations and prevent leaks of confidential information via email and other network protocols. "
target: Armorize Technologies, Inc.
Armorize has pioneered next-generation threat protection technologies, including dynamic threat protection, anomaly detection and malware sandboxing. Armorize has applied this core technology to detect advanced and "zero day" malware across multiple threat vectors.
price ($mm)
$25
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closed 7/25/2013 via Market Wire

Proofpoint, Inc., merged with Abaca Technology Corporation

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading security-as-a-service provider, announced that it has acquired Abaca Technology Corporation through a reverse triangular merger with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Proofpoint. Abaca is a Silicon Valley company known for its engineering strength, technical talent, and email filtering & protection algorithms.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint provides messaging security solutions for large enterprises to stop spam, protect against email viruses, ensure that outbound messages comply with both corporate policies and external regulations and prevent leaks of confidential information via email and other network protocols. "
target: Abaca Technology Corporation
Abaca Technology Corporation is an innovator in email protection and messaging security. Abaca’s next generation technology, ReceiverNet, offers a revolutionary approach in the fight against spam — providing an unprecedented level of performance and guaranteeing a minimum of 99 percent accuracy.
price ($mm)
$0.98
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closed 4/9/2013 via Company Press Release

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired Maildistiller

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leader in cloud-based information security and governance, announced the aquisition of Mail Distiller Limited. Mail Distiller Limited is a European-based provider of SaaS email security solutions.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint provides messaging security solutions for large enterprises to stop spam, protect against email viruses, ensure that outbound messages comply with both corporate policies and external regulations and prevent leaks of confidential information via email and other network protocols. "
target: Maildistiller
Maildistiller filters millions of email every day and are renowned for generating one of the lowest false positives in the industry. It provides managed email filtering services to eradicate viruses and abolish spam and time-wasting e-mail content.
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closed 6/24/2008 via PR Newswire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired Fortiva Inc.

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., the leading provider of unified email security and data loss prevention solutions, announced that it has acquired Fortiva, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand email archiving solutions for legal discovery, regulatory compliance and email storage management.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint provides messaging security solutions for large enterprises to stop spam, protect against email viruses, ensure that outbound messages comply with both corporate policies and external regulations and prevent leaks of confidential information via email and other network protocols. "
target: Fortiva Inc.
Fortiva is a leading provider of on-demand email archiving solutions for Microsoft Exchange, providing storage reduction, legal discovery and regulatory compliance. With a global data center presence, Fortiva delivers its enterprise-grade solutions through a strong network of strategic partnerships.
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closed 11/25/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., acquired ObserveIT

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., the leader in people-centric cybersecurity, has acquired ObserveIT, the leading insider threat management platform. ObserveIT provides security organizations with a powerful tool for protecting employees and valuable assets while saving time and resources.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$843.24)
Proofpoint, Inc. is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies stop targeted threats, safeguard data, and make users more resilient against cyber attacks. "
target: ObserveIT
ObserveIT, the leader in Insider Threat Management, delivers comprehensive visibility into user and data activity providing security organizations with a powerful tool for protecting employees and valuable assets while saving time and resources.
price ($mm)
$225
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 12/2/2019 via Company Press Release

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd, acquired Protego

synopsis: Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd., a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, announced the acquisition of Protego. Protego, an Israeli startup, provides a serverless security technology that prevents malicious attacks on serverless functions in run time, and prevents vulnerable code from being deployed into production.
buyer: Check Point Software Technologies Ltd (CHKP:$1,976.41)
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. is a provider of cybersecurity solutions to governments and corporate enterprises globally. Check Point’s solutions protect customers from 5th generation cyber-attacks with an industry-leading catch rate of malware, ransomware, and advanced targeted threats. "
target: Protego
Protego’s code-centric cloud security platform, delivers security & visibility for serverless applications. Protego’s technology is the first to automate the entire serverless application lifecycle from security configurations and vulnerability management to runtime threat detection and prevention.
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announced 11/20/2019 via Company Press Release

TrustyGate will be merged with 6clicks,

synopsis: TrustyGate will merge with 6clicks, a cloud-based technology solution in Australia designed to automate and manage risk assessment, risk management and compliance. TrustyGate is an Australian cyber security software company. TrustyGate provides software solutions that help growing businesses to accelerate their cyber and information security.
buyer: 6clicks
6clicks is a cloud-based technology solution in Australia designed to automate and manage risk assessment, risk management and compliance. 6clicks allows businesses to create, send and receive assessments to ensure ongoing compliance within and outside their organisation. "
target: TrustyGate
TrustyGate is an Australian cyber security software company. TrustyGate provides software solutions that help growing businesses to accelerate their cyber and information security. TrustyGate enables businesses to manage their cyber risk and take action as issues occur.
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closed 11/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

ThreatLandscape, Inc. merged with NetEnrich, Inc.,

synopsis: ThreatLandscape, a provider of an AI-powered cybersecurity software product, has merged with NetEnrich, a provider of IT Ops services and an AI-driven collaborative problem resolution platform. Combined, the companies will bring to market services and a platform for IT ops and risk management that will help customers secure their modern workloads.
buyer: NetEnrich, Inc.
NetEnrich combines industrialized services and its automation platform to deliver IT infrastructure operations and cybersecurity management services from on-premise to the cloud. NetEnrich specializes in accelerating deployment, migration, and management of application workloads on cloud services. "
target: ThreatLandscape, Inc.
ThreatLandscape provides an AI-driven cybersecurity SaaS product that extracts threat signals from customers’ physical and cloud infrastructure, analyzes the data, and delivers prioritized, actionable insights to IT and cybersecurity teams.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/31/2019 via Company Press Release

A Consortium of 4 Buyers acquired GrammaTech

synopsis: Five Points Capital, in partnership with Pleasant Bay Capital, Crescendo Capital, Capital Southwest Corporation, new CEO Mike Dager and existing management, led the majority recapitalization of GrammaTech. GrammaTech, Inc. is a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions for government and commercial clients.
buyer: Crescendo Capital Partners
buyer: Capital Southwest Corporation (CSWC:$7.57)
buyer: Pleasant Bay Capital Partners
buyer: Five Points Capital
Founded in 1997, Five Points Capital is a leading independent private equity manager, exclusively focused on the U.S. lower middle market. Pleasant Bay Capital, Crescendo Capital and Capital Southwest Corporation are private equity firms. "
target: GrammaTech
GrammaTech, Inc. is a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions for government and commercial clients. GrammaTech’s software enables users to quickly scan code for vulnerabilities that cause breaches, system failures or poor reliability.
price ($mm)
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closed 9/19/2019 via Company Press Release

HP, acquired Bromium

synopsis: HP Inc. has announced the acquisition of Bromium, an end point security start-up. Bromium protects enterprises by using virtualization-based security to isolate browser-based attacks, malicious downloads, email attachments and other applications in unique, hardware-enforced micro-virtual machines.
buyer: HP (HPQ:$58,715.00)
HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. With the broadest technology portfolio spanning printing, personal systems, software, services and IT infrastructure, HP delivers solutions for customers' most complex challenges. "
target: Bromium
Bromium is an end point security start-up. Bromium protects enterprises by using virtualization-based security to isolate browser-based attacks, malicious downloads, email attachments and other applications in unique, hardware-enforced micro-virtual machines.
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closed 5/8/2019 via BusinessWire

Zix Corporation, acquired DeliverySlip Inc.

synopsis: Zix Corporation, a leader in email security, has acquired the assets of Cirius Messaging Inc. and wholly owned subsidiary, DeliverySlip Inc. related to the DeliverySlip product. DeliverySlip is a provider of email encryption, e-signatures and secure file sharing solutions.
buyer: Zix Corporation (ZIXI:$65.66)
Zix is a leader in email security. Trusted by influential institutions in healthcare, finance and government, Zix delivers a superior experience and easy-to-use solutions for email encryption and data loss prevention, advanced threat protection, archiving and bring your own device mobile security. "
target: DeliverySlip Inc.
DeliverySlip is a provider of email encryption, e-signatures and secure file sharing solutions. DeliverySlip offers smarter security for Office365, Outlook, and GSuite and protects other apps and web forms via the application of RESTful APIs.
price ($mm)
$14
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Ricoh Co Ltd, acquired ZeedSecurity

synopsis: Ricoh Spain has expanded its security offering through the acquisition of ZeedSecurity software. The software platform enables the assessment and maintenance of security across all connected devices in a network. 
buyer: Ricoh Co Ltd (TSE:7752:$18,591.08)
Ricoh is empowering digital workplaces using innovative technologies and services enabling individuals to work smarter. Ricoh is a leading provider of document management solutions, IT services, commercial and industrial printing, digital cameras, and industrial systems. "
target: ZeedSecurity
ZeedSecurity is a security software development company with the main goal of protecting the companies’ IT investment in the Internet, an environment of continuous change. ZeedSecurity is changing the way small and medium enterprises manage and reduce their website security risks.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Red Clay Consulting, acquired C3 Security Inc.

synopsis: Red Clay Consulting, a leading provider of business and technology solutions to the utilities industry, has completed the acquisition of Threat Hunting startup C3 Security as part of its continuing effort to expand the new SecureGrid business unit.
buyer: Red Clay Consulting
Red Clay is a leading technology consultancy for utilities, delivers superlative solutions in the areas of customer experience and billing, meter data management, field services, commercial billing, load profiling and settlement, and security. "
target: C3 Security Inc.
C3 Security Inc. is a subscription based SaaS with on-site lite gateway appliances that feed data into cloud based orchestration engine. These gateways are deployed wherever necessary in order to obtain as much visibility as possible at location with the least amount of effort to manage and deploy.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/20/2019 via BusinessWire

Zix Corporation, acquired AppRiver

synopsis: Zix Corporation, a leader in email security, has completed the acquisition of AppRiver, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application provider offering award-winning email and Web security solutions to businesses of all sizes.
buyer: Zix Corporation (ZIXI:$65.66)
Zix is a leader in email security. Trusted by influential institutions in healthcare, finance and government, Zix delivers a superior experience and easy-to-use solutions for email encryption and data loss prevention, advanced threat protection, archiving and bring your own device mobile security. "
target parent: Marlin Equity Partners
target: AppRiver
AppRiver is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application provider offering award-winning email and Web security solutions to businesses of all sizes. Over 60,000 companies worldwide use AppRiver to maintain secure and reliable messaging systems and protect themselves against cybersecurity threats.
price ($mm)
$275
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/7/2019 via Company Press Release

Radware Ltd., will acquire ShieldSquare

synopsis: Radware, a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ShieldSquare, a market-leading bot management solutions provider.
buyer: Radware Ltd. (RDWR:$229.04)
Radware, is a global leader of cyber security and application delivery solutions for physical, cloud, and software defined data centers. Its solutions secures the digital experience by providing infrastructure, application, and corporate IT protection and availability services to enterprises. "
target: ShieldSquare
Based in India, ShieldSquare is one of the pioneers in bot mitigation and bot management space. They provide a real-time bot mitigation solution that protects enterprises by detecting and responding to automated attacks generated by scripts (bots).
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 10/23/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Fortinet Inc., acquired ZoneFox

synopsis: Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, announced it has completed the acquisition of ZoneFox, a privately-held cloud-based insider threat detection and response platform.
buyer: Fortinet Inc. (FTNT:$1,955.20)
Fortinet is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and a market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Their unique security fabric combines purpose-built ASICs, an intuitive operating system, and applied threat intelligence to provide security, better visibility and control. "
target: ZoneFox
ZoneFox is a world-class enterprise security platform that effectively combats the growing issues of insider threats by reducing the risk of data theft, leakage and misuse to organisations across the globe.
price ($mm)
$18
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/23/2018 via BusinessWire

eSentire, acquired Versive

synopsis: eSentire, Inc., the largest pure-play Managed Detection and Response provider, announced the acquisition of Seattle-based Versive Inc., an award-winning cybersecurity AI company that delivers advanced threat detection and automation with its platform.
buyer: eSentire
eSentire is the largest pure-play Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service provider, keeping organizations safe from constantly evolving cyber-attacks that technology alone cannot prevent. "
target: Versive
Versive helps organizations focus on the cybersecurity threats that really matter. The Versive Security Engine discovers and makes sense of ongoing adversary campaigns inside corporate networks, instead of filling dashboards with hundreds of alerts.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/15/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Rapid7, LLC, acquired tCell

synopsis: Rapid7, Inc., trusted by IT and security professionals around the world to manage risk, simplify modern IT complexity, and drive innovation, announced it has acquired tCell.io, Inc., a leading provider of web application threat defense and monitoring.
buyer: Rapid7, LLC (RPD:$221.21)
Rapid7 is trusted by IT and security professionals around the world to manage risk, simplify modern IT complexity, and drive innovation. Rapid7 analytics transform vast amounts of security and IT data into the answers needed to securely develop and operate sophisticated IT networks and applications."
target: tCell
tCell is a next-gen cloud web application firewall (WAF) that enables web applications, APIs and microservices to defend themselves against attacks. tCell’s technology dramatically reduces false positives, protects applications from attacks, and delivers actionable data to prevent future attacks.
price ($mm)
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announced 7/11/2018 via Company Press Release

AT&T, will acquire Alien Vault

synopsis: AT&T, a global company that provides customers with entertainment, mobile, high-speed internet and voice services, announced they plan to acquire Alien Vault, a privately held company based in San Mateo, Calif. AlienVault is a developer of commercial and open source solutions to manage cyber attacks, including the Open Threat Exchange (OTX).
buyer: AT&T (T:$183,516.00)
AT&T Inc. helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high-speed Internet and voice services. They’re the world’s largest provider of pay TV. They offer the best global coverage of any U.S. wireless provider. "
target: Alien Vault
AlienVault is a developer of commercial and open source solutions to manage cyber attacks, including the Open Threat Exchange (OTX). Their unified platform combines key security capabilities with expert threat intelligence that is updated every 30 minutes.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/11/2018 via PR Newswire

Safe-T, purchased Intellectual Property and Marks from CyKick Labs

synopsis: Safe-T, a leading provider of software-defined access solutions for the hybrid cloud, announced that it has acquired intellectual property and marks of CyKick Labs'. Telepath empowers cyber security teams with early access to actionable intelligence on emerging threats and comprehensive forensics capabilities.
buyer: Safe-T (TASE: SAFE:$1.47)
Based in Israel, Safe-T is a leading provider of software-defined access solutions which mitigate attacks on enterprises' business-critical services and sensitive data. With Safe-T's software-defined access, companies secure their data, services, and networks from internal and external data threats."
seller: CyKick Labs
Based in Israel, CyKick Labs develops solutions to defend major organizations against web application attacks. Its premier product, Telepath, employs web behavioral analysis powered by advanced machine learning algorithms and big data analytics to identify, mitigate, and investigate fraud and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/26/2018 via BusinessWire

Ping Identity Corporation, acquired Elastic Beam

synopsis: Ping Identity, the leader in Identity Defined Security, announced the acquisition of API cybersecurity provider Elastic Beam. Elastic Beam brings AI-powered cyberattack protection to any organization’s API infrastructure – on premise, in public clouds, or in hybrid clouds.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Ping Identity Corporation
Ping Identity is the leader in Identity Defined Security for the borderless enterprise, allowing the right people to access the right things, securely and seamlessly. Ping allows users the freedom to access the Cloud and on-premise applications they need with an enterprise IDaaS solution. "
target: Elastic Beam
Elastic Beam brings AI-powered cyberattack protection to any organization’s API infrastructure – on premise, in public clouds, or in hybrid clouds. Its API Behavioral Security blocks cyberattacks that use APIs to compromise data and systems.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/6/2018 via PR Newswire

Reason Software Company Inc., acquired FileLock, Inc.

synopsis: Reason Software, a leading cybersecurity software company focused on protecting consumers against existing and emerging security threats, has acquired FileLock, a Tel Aviv-based cyber defense company that provides solutions to protect data from internal and external attacks. Filelock's solutions encrypts and secures files on a protected cloud.
buyer: Reason Software Company Inc.
Reason Software is a cybersecurity company focusing on endpoint protection. Reason's cloud-based security software detects, blocks, and destroys malware, adware, and PUPs in real-time. Their technology engine helps deliver a malware-free online experience to millions of customers around the world. "
target: FileLock, Inc.
FileLock is a Tel Aviv-based cyber defense company that provides solutions to protect data from internal and external attacks. Filelock's solutions encrypts and secures files on a protected cloud, allowing employees to safely share files inside and outside the organization.
price ($mm)
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announced 2/15/2018 via Company Press Release

Oracle Corporation, will acquire Zenedge LLC

synopsis: Oracle has signed an agreement to acquire Zenedge, which helps secure critical IT systems deployed via cloud, on-premise or hybrid hosting environments. Zenedge’s Web Application Firewall (WAF) and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) mitigation products secure applications, networks, databases and APIs from malicious Internet traffic.
buyer: Oracle Corporation (ORCL:$39,531.00)
Oracle, a global provider of enterprise cloud computing, is empowering businesses of all sizes on their journey of digital transformation. Oracle Cloud provides leading-edge capabilities in software as a service, platform as a service, infrastructure as a service, and data as a service. "
target: Zenedge LLC
Zenedge Cybersecurity Suite is a multi-tenant hosted platform with globally distributed POPs and geographically dispersed DDoS mitigation centers, coupled with security operation centers monitoring and mitigating attacks 24x7.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/3/2018 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired Skyhigh Networks

synopsis: McAfee, one of the world’s leading independent cybersecurity companies, has acquired Skyhigh Networks, the world’s leading Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) that enables enterprises to safely adopt cloud services, while meeting their security, compliance and governance requirements.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc. empowers businesses, the public sector, and home users to safely experience the benefits of the Internet. The company delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services for systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world. "
target: Skyhigh Networks
Skyhigh Networks, the world’s leading Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), enables enterprises to safely adopt cloud services, while meeting their security, compliance and governance requirements.
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Check Point Software Technologies Ltd
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Verint Systems Inc.
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VeriSign, Inc.
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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
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,142.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$744.74
EBIT ($mm)
$686.57
Net Income ($mm)
$440.65
Employees
990
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Ticker: TSE:4704
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trend Micro Inc.
Trend Micro Inc.
As a global leader in IT security, Trend Micro develops innovative security solutions that make the world safe for businesses and consumers to exchange digital information. They are recognized as the market leader in server security, cloud security, and small business content security.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,496.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$479.05
EBIT ($mm)
$334.22
Net Income ($mm)
$262.51
Employees
6562
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Ticker: PFPT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Proofpoint, Inc.
Proofpoint, Inc.
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions for comprehensive threat protection, incident response, secure communications, social media security, compliance, archiving and governance.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$843.24
EBITDA ($mm)
($24.64)
EBIT ($mm)
($102.33)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2613
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Ticker: MIME
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mimecast Services Limited
Mimecast Services Limited
Mimecast makes business email and data safer for thousands of customers and their millions of employees worldwide. Founded in 2003, the company's next-generation cloud-based security, archiving and continuity services protect email and deliver comprehensive email risk management.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$382.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$28.70
EBIT ($mm)
($1.95)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1495
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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.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$842.42
EBITDA ($mm)
($105.22)
EBIT ($mm)
($181.37)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3200
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Ticker: CHKP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd is the largest pure-play security vendor globally. The company provides industry-leading solutions, and protects customers from cyberattacks with an unmatched catch rate of malware and other types of attacks.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,976.41
EBITDA ($mm)
$900.10
EBIT ($mm)
$882.72
Net Income ($mm)
$791.58
Employees
5070
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Ticker: QLYS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qualys, Inc.
Qualys, Inc.
Qualys, Inc. is a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions. Qualys helps organizations streamline their security and compliance solutions in a single platform and build security into digital transformation initiatives for better outcomes and substantial savings.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$278.89
EBITDA ($mm)
$82.29
EBIT ($mm)
$53.39
Net Income ($mm)
$57.30
Employees
1117
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Ticker: ZS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Zscaler, Inc.
Zscaler is a leading cloud-based information security company. Zscaler offers a secure internet and web gateway that creates fast, secure connections between users and applications, regardless of device, location, or network.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$170.54
EBITDA ($mm)
($28.89)
EBIT ($mm)
($36.57)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
950
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Route1 Inc.
Route1 Inc.
Route1 is an advanced North American provider of industrial-grade data intelligence, user authentication, and ultra-secure mobile workforce solutions. The Company helps all manner of organizations to make intelligent use of devices and data for immediate process improvements.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$21.34
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.02
EBIT ($mm)
$0.44
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
38
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Ticker: OTCPK:CLDS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cloud Security Corporation
Cloud Security Corporation
Cloud Security Corporation is an early-stage security and information access technology software company. The Company delivers immediate information with secure access to computer desktops and other consumer electronic devices from remote locations.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.04)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: KOSDAQ:A263860
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Genians, Inc.
Genians, Inc.
Genians, Inc. is a South Korean-based provider of Network Access Control (NAC) solutions. Their flagship product, Genian NAC, helps businesses maintain smart visiblity and control of all of their IT assets and ensures the highest level of security compliance by using cloud technology.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$18.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.74
EBIT ($mm)
$2.43
Net Income ($mm)
$2.21
Employees
0
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Ticker: TASE: SAFE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Safe-T
Safe-T
Based in Israel, Safe-T is a leading provider of software-defined access solutions which mitigate attacks on enterprises' business-critical services and sensitive data. With Safe-T's software-defined access, companies secure their data, services, and networks from internal and external data threats.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$1.47
EBITDA ($mm)
($9.13)
EBIT ($mm)
($9.21)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
35
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Ticker: ENXTPA:INSD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
INSIDE Secure
INSIDE Secure
Inside Secure is at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected devices, providing software, silicon IP, tools and know-how needed to protect customers’ transactions, content, applications, and communications.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$46.95
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.18
EBIT ($mm)
$6.80
Net Income ($mm)
$4.62
Employees
160
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Ticker: AIM:DFX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Defenx
Defenx
Founded in 2009, Defenx is a fast-growing and profitable security software company that offers a range of products for the mobile, PC and network security markets. Defenx security software is priced competitively, fully featured and efficient.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$5.02
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$1.13
Net Income ($mm)
$0.21
Employees
6
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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
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,142.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$744.74
EBIT ($mm)
$686.57
Net Income ($mm)
$440.65
Employees
990
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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
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,142.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$744.74
EBIT ($mm)
$686.57
Net Income ($mm)
$440.65
Employees
990
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