Like ScanAlert, Inc.

closed 2/7/2008 via PR Newswire

McAfee, Inc., acquired ScanAlert, Inc.

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. is making the Internet safer for all users by completing the acquisition of privately held ScanAlert, Inc. ScanAlert is the creator of the HACKER SAFE web site security certification service, which protects over 50 million e-commerce transactions per month and proactively advises consumers about which sites are safe for shopping.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: ScanAlert, Inc.
ScanAlert, best known for its HACKER SAFE trustmark, is the world's leading provider of website security services. HACKER SAFE technology protects over 250,000 websites, of which over 80,000 display the well known trustmark.
price ($mm)
$51
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closed 12/20/2010 via BusinessWire

Outfront Companies, acquired Soamac, Voacam, Coupon Flasher

synopsis: Miracle Applications Corp. has changed its name to Outfront Companies. Outfront has acquired three companies: Soamac, Voacam, and Coupon Flasher. Soamac is a website asset consulting company. Voacam's distribution video channels specialize in helping small businesses with branding. Coupon Flasher is an e-coupons website.
buyer: Outfront Companies
Outfront Companies, formerly known as Miracle Applications Corp., manufactures and distributes LED lighting products and thin Film Solar Panels and polishes and granular deodorizers as well as other non-toxic chemical products. "
target: Soamac, Voacam, Coupon Flasher
Soamac is a successful website asset consulting company. Voacam's distribution video channels specialize in helping small businesses with branding, engaging potential and existing customers and dominating the search engines for each industry. Coupon Flasher is an e-coupons website.
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closed 3/20/2006 via BNC Analysis

Classmates Online Inc., acquired Opobox Inc.

synopsis: Internet-service provider United Online Inc. on Monday said its social-networking subsidiary Classmates Online Inc. has acquired Opobox Inc., operator of social-networking service The Names Database, for about $10 million in cash.
buyer: Classmates Online Inc.
Classmates Online, Inc., founded in 1995, is a leader in online community-based networking. The Company operates Classmates.com (www.classmates.com), connecting more than 38 million members with friends and acquaintances from school, work and the military. "
target: Opobox Inc.
Opobox Inc. is the operator of social-networking service The Names Database. The Names Database is a private community of about eighteen million members that can connect with each other through tools at this Web site.
price ($mm)
$10
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closed 11/7/2005 via PR Newswire

Ziff Davis Media, Inc., acquired FileFront.com

synopsis: Ziff Davis Media Game Group today announced that it has acquired FileFront.com, the leading destination site for videogame downloads. The acquisition immediately adds substantial new audience and reach to the Game Group's growing online portfolio.
buyer parent: Willis Stein & Partners
buyer: Ziff Davis Media, Inc.
Ziff Davis Media is a leading integrated media company serving the technology and videogame markets. The Company is an information services provider of technology media including publications, websites, conferences, events, eSeminars, eNewsletters and custom publishing. "
target: FileFront.com
FileFront.com, the leading destination site for videogame downloads currently hosts over 600,000 files and generates over 30 million downloads per month.
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closed 5/13/2004 via PR Newswire

Classmates Online Inc., acquired Klasstraffen.com

synopsis: Classmates Online, Inc., a leader in community-based networking that connects more than 38 million members with friends and acquaintances from school, work and the military, today announced that it has acquired Klasstraffen.com, the No. 1 website in Sweden which helps people reconnect with school friends and acquaintances.
buyer: Classmates Online Inc.
Classmates Online, Inc., founded in 1995, is a leader in online community-based networking. The Company operates Classmates.com (www.classmates.com), connecting more than 38 million members with friends and acquaintances from school, work and the military. "
target: Klasstraffen.com
Klasstraffen.com (www.klasstraffen.com), the No. 1 site in Sweden for reuniting old friends from schools and universities, has more than 350,000 member listings. Founded in March 2000 and based in Stockholm.
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announced 3/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Revenue Group Bhd, will acquire BuyMall

synopsis: Revenue Group, the Malaysian cashless payment solutions provider, announced its intent to acquire BuyMall, a Malaysian online platform that helps Malaysians make purchases overseas. They eliminate issues with international currency transactions, delivery fees, and long waiting periods.
buyer: Revenue Group Bhd (KLSE:REVENUE:$11.84)
Revenue Group is a Malaysian cashless payment solutions provider. They are experts in providing fully integrated payment platforms for any business. Their platforms help banks and other financial institutions to reduce cost, increase customer retention and improve competitive performance. "
target: BuyMall
BuyMall is a Malaysian online platform that helps Malaysians make purchases overseas. They eliminate issues with international currency transactions, delivery fees, and long waiting periods.
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$0.82*
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announced 12/14/2011 via BNC Analysis

TeleText, will acquire TeleText

synopsis: DMGT’s A&N Media is selling a majority stake of Teletext, the once-influential UK TV text service. Teletext operates the digital TV text service behind ITV1, 2, 3 and 4, Channel 4, E4 and More4 on Freeview, Channel 4 and all the ITV channels on Sky, as well as ITV1, Channel Four and Five on the analogue TV service.
buyer: TeleText
Teletext operates the digital TV text service behind ITV1, 2, 3 and 4, Channel 4, E4 and More4 on Freeview, Channel 4 and all the ITV channels on Sky, as well as ITV1, Channel Four and Five on the analogue TV service. "
target parent: Daily Mail and General Trust plc
target: TeleText
Teletext operates the digital TV text service behind ITV1, 2, 3 and 4, Channel 4, E4 and More4 on Freeview, Channel 4 and all the ITV channels on Sky, as well as ITV1, Channel Four and Five on the analogue TV service.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 6/1/2007 via Company Description

Google Inc., acquired FeedBurner, Inc.

synopsis: FeedBurner has been acquired by Google. Purchase price is rumored to be $100 million but terms of the transaction have not been disclosed nor confirned.
buyer: Google Inc. (GOOGL:$161,857.00)
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: FeedBurner, Inc.
FeedBurner is the leading provider of media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS feeds. Our Web-based tools help bloggers, podcasters and commercial publishers promote, deliver and profit from their content on the Web.
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closed 7/18/2006 via BNC Analysis

FeedBurner, Inc., acquired BlogBeat

synopsis: FeedBurner, an internet feed management provider, has acquired BlogBeat, a provider of blog analytics. The combined services will give FeedBurner's customers tools for comparison of feed subscribers and blog visitors. The BlogBeat functionality will be fully integrated into FeedBurner's existing suite of free internet feed management services.
buyer parent: Google Inc.
buyer: FeedBurner, Inc.
FeedBurner is the leading provider of media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS feeds. Our Web-based tools help bloggers, podcasters and commercial publishers promote, deliver and profit from their content on the Web. "
target: BlogBeat
Blogbeat is an online service that provides insight about what's happening on your blog including who's reading, what posts are being read, which content is most popular, and much more.
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closed 12/13/2007 via Company Press Release

Hercules Technology Growth Ventures, purchased a minority stake in The Generations Network

synopsis: Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc., the premier specialty finance company providing venture debt and equity to venture capital and private equity backed technology and life science companies at all stages of development, today announced that it provided a combination of $17.5 million in debt financing and $500,000 of equity cap
buyer: Hercules Technology Growth Ventures (HTGC:$74.28)
The leading publicly traded specialty finance company offering senior and subordinated working capital loans, senior revolving loans, bridge loans and equipment loans. "
target: The Generations Network
The Generations Network, is the leading online network connecting families across distance and time. The Generations Network, Inc. provides people the content, community, and technology to empower them to find the people most important to them -- and discover and share their unique family stories.
price ($mm)[EV]
$0.50 [$18.00]
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announced 10/17/2007 via PR Newswire

Spectrum Equity Investors, will acquire The Generations Network

synopsis: The Generations Network, Inc., announced that Spectrum Equity Investors will lead an investment of $300 million to purchase a majority interest in the company. Spectrum, a private equity firm based in Menlo Park and Boston, has been a shareholder in The Generations Network since 2003.
buyer: Spectrum Equity Investors
Spectrum Equity Investors is one of the largest, fastest-growing, and most experienced private equity investors. They have investment professionals that have invested in more than 150 telecommunications, networking, information services, and media businesses. "
target: The Generations Network
The Generations Network, is the leading online network connecting families across distance and time. The Generations Network, Inc. provides people the content, community, and technology to empower them to find the people most important to them -- and discover and share their unique family stories.
price ($mm)
$300
rev ($mm)
$150
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/14/2007 via PR Newswire

Quepasa Corporation, purchased Corazones.com from DNI Holdings LLC

synopsis: Quepasa Corporation owner of Quepasa.com, the world's largest bicultural, Hispanic internet community, announced today that it has acquired Corazones.com from DNI Holdings LLC. The marriage between the two, fast-growing sites, provides Quepasa with additional robust content and an immediate membership boost.
buyer: Quepasa Corporation (QPSA:$6.05)
Quepasa Corporation, owner of Quepasa.com, is the world's largest, bicultural Hispanic online community. The Company is committed to providing entertaining, enriching, and empowering products and services to millions of Hispanic users throughout the U.S. and certain areas of Latin America. "
seller: DNI Holdings LLC
DNI Holdings LLC owns and operates a variety of social networking web sites, including SocialPlus.com.
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closed 7/14/2004 via BusinessWire

T & G2, acquired WholesaleByUs, LLC

synopsis: T & G2 (OTCBB:TTGG) (Berlin:TG6) (Frankfurt:TG6) (WKN:812 894) announced today that WholesaleByUs, LLC (WBU) was acquired as a wholly owned subsidiary on Friday July 9, 2004. WBU with a website of www.wholesalebyus.com is a technology driven company that developed proprietary technology to sell products through the Internet.
buyer: T & G2
T&G 2 (TTGG: OTC BB) -a publicly traded company with two wholly-owned subsidiaries - Solutions Technology and Zingo Sales, Ltd. Solutions Technology’s plan centers around the company's ability to offer a complete Biometric turnkey solution for a small or mid-sized company that needs to collect time "
target: WholesaleByUs, LLC
WholesaleByUs, LLC is a technology driven company that developed proprietary technology to sell products through the Internet. WholesaleByUs LLC provides online retailing services for household and electronic products.
price ($mm)
$0.11
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closed 7/26/2018 via Company Press Release

Internet Info, s.r.o., acquired Stahuj.cz/SW.cz

synopsis: Internet Info publishers are further expanding their portfolio by purchasing Stahuj.cz and SW.cz from Economia. Stahuj.cz is a software portal containing the most extensive catalog of software for free download in the Czech Republic. Stahuj.cz functions as a direct support of the e-shop SW.cz, a specialized online software store.
buyer: Internet Info, s.r.o.
Internet Info, s.r.o. is Prague-based company that publishes professional Internet diaries (eg Lupa.cz, Měšec.cz, Podnikatel.cz), and organizes dozens of important conferences (Czech Internet Forum, E-Business Forum, WebTop100). "
target parent: Economia, a.s.
target: Stahuj.cz/SW.cz
Stahuj.cz is the software portal containing the most extensive catalog of software for free download and also the most visited technical portal in the Czech Republic. Stahuj.cz functions as a direct support of the e-shop SW.cz, a specialized online software store.
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closed 1/4/2016 via BusinessWire

Carrefour, acquired RueDuCommerce SA

synopsis: Carrefour announces it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Rue du Commerce. The company is a key player in non-food e-commerce, leveraging its strong brand, broad client base, significant marketplace activity and a skillset.
buyer: Carrefour (ENXTPA:CA:$85,630.27)
Carrefour is the leading retailer in Europe and the second-largest retailer in the world, employing more than 380,000 people. As a multi-local, multi-format, and omni-channel retailer, Carrefour is a partner for daily life. Every day, it welcomes more than 12.5 million customers around the world. "
target: RueDuCommerce SA
Rue du Commerce SA engages in the online distribution of information technology and electronic products. Its product portfolio includes computers, laptops, personal digital assistants, hard disks, software, printers, scanners, and peripherals.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$384
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 9/16/2004 via BusinessWire

Miva Corporation, acquired MvCool

synopsis: Miva Corporation, a leading online provider of e-commerce software and services for small to medium-sized enterprises, and a FindWhat.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ:FWHT), today announced the acquisition of MvCool.
buyer: Miva Corporation (VTRO:$35.89)
Vertro, Inc. is a software and technology company that owns and operates the ALOT product portfolio. ALOT's products are designed to 'Make the Internet Easy' by enhancing the way consumers engage with content online. "
target: MvCool
MvCool is the retail destination website for aftermarket Miva Merchant plug-in modules.
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closed 8/1/2018 via Company Press Release

WiZink, acquired Aplazame

synopsis: ALLVP is pleased to announce the sale of portfolio company Aplazame to Spanish online leading bank, WiZink. Aplazame offers a unique payment alternative to e-commerce customers by providing lending directly at the point-of-sale based on a proprietary platform and risk algorithm, while stores use it as a marketing tool to increase sales.
buyer: WiZink
WiZink is an online bank specialized in simple credit and savings solutions to respond to the daily needs of our customers. At WiZink they have a specialization model unique in the market: they are a bank without branches. "
target parent: ALLVP
target: Aplazame
Aplazame offers a unique payment alternative to e-commerce customers by providing lending directly at the point-of-sale based on a proprietary platform and risk algorithm. It offers a simple, transparent financing for consumers’ online purchases, through an integrated responsive plugin.
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closed 6/20/2016 via Market Wire

WRIT Media Group, Inc., merged with Pelecoin

synopsis: WRIT Media Group, Inc. announced that it has closed its acquisition of a controlling interest in private equity firm Pandora Venture Capital Corp. WRIT Media has acquired Pandora's Pelecoin digital currency, proprietary Blockchain technologies, and digital currency exchange, which wil be used to organize trade in digital currency instruments.
buyer: WRIT Media Group, Inc. (OTCPK:WRIT:$0.00)
WRIT Media Group, Inc. was incorporated in the State of Delaware on March 9, 2007 under the name of Writers’ Group Film Corp. to produce films, television programs and entertainment programs for various media formats. "
target: Pelecoin
Pelecoin's emission is based on a simple proprietary algorithm, accessible and clear to all internet users. The system generates pelecoins on every event, increasing currency's (pelecoin) worth.
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closed 12/18/2012 via Market Wire

Avanade Inc., acquired Azaleos Corporation

synopsis: Avanade®, a global business technology solutions and managed services provider, announced it has completed its acquisition of Azaleos Corporation. Azaleos is a leader in managed services for Microsoft® Exchange, SharePoint® and Lync®. It uses advanced software to remotely monitor and manage email, collaboration, and unified communications systems.
buyer parent: Accenture
buyer: Avanade Inc.
Avanade provides business technology solutions and managed services that connect insight, innovation and expertise in Microsoft technologies to help customers realize results. Avanade has helped thousands of organizations improve business agility, employee productivity, and customer loyalty. "
target: Azaleos Corporation
Azaleos provides managed email, collaboration and unified communications services available in private cloud, on-premise or mixed deployment architectures. Azaleos' 24x7 managed services improve availability, security and performance, while reducing maintenance time and costs.
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closed 12/4/2006 via BusinessWire

ValueClick, Inc., acquired Shopping.net

synopsis: ValueClick, Inc. has acquired Shopping.net, a privately-held company based in London, for approximately $13.3 million in cash, net of cash acquired. Shopping.net owns and operates 27 websites that provide comparison shopping, search and vertical market content to European online consumers.
buyer: ValueClick, Inc. (VCLK:$593.84)
ValueClick, Inc. is one of the world’s largest online marketing services companies, offering comprehensive and scalable solutions to deliver cost-effective customer acquisition for advertisers and robust revenue streams for publishers. "
target: Shopping.net
Shopping.net is a free service which allows you to save time and money when shopping online. We don't sell products directly but instead provide independent shopping search, information and comparison tools allowing you to find the best deals and lowest prices no matter what you're shopping for.
price ($mm)
$13
rev ($mm)
$4
EBITDA ($mm)
$2
EV / rev
3.3x
EV / EBITDA
6.7x
closed 2/7/2008 via PR Newswire

McAfee, Inc., acquired ScanAlert, Inc.

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. is making the Internet safer for all users by completing the acquisition of privately held ScanAlert, Inc. ScanAlert is the creator of the HACKER SAFE web site security certification service, which protects over 50 million e-commerce transactions per month and proactively advises consumers about which sites are safe for shopping.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: ScanAlert, Inc.
ScanAlert, best known for its HACKER SAFE trustmark, is the world's leading provider of website security services. HACKER SAFE technology protects over 250,000 websites, of which over 80,000 display the well known trustmark.
price ($mm)
$51
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closed 3/31/2020 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired Light Point Security

synopsis: McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, has completed its acquisition of Light Point Security, LLC, an award-winning and internationally recognized cybersecurity company whose mission is to deliver elegant, simple-to-use products to complex security problems.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee is a device-to-cloud cybersecurity company. Inspired by the power of working together, McAfee creates business and consumer solutions that make our world a safer place. It delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services for systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world."
target: Light Point Security
Light Point Security is an award-winning and internationally recognized cybersecurity company whose mission is to deliver elegant, simple-to-use products to complex security problems with customers ranging from multi-national financial institutions all the way to SMBs and individual home users.
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closed 8/9/2019 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired NanoSec

synopsis: McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, has acquired NanoSec, a multi-cloud, zero-trust application and security platform. NanoSec’s security capabilities will be applied to applications and workloads deployed in containers and Kubernetes and will be integrated into McAfee MVISION Cloud and MVISION Server Protection offerings.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee is a device-to-cloud cybersecurity company. Inspired by the power of working together, McAfee creates business and consumer solutions that make our world a safer place. It delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services for systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world."
target: NanoSec
NanoSec is a pioneer in application-centric security solutions aimed at protecting data center and cloud traffic. Its zero-trust security platform simplifies cloud application workload protection that expands security protection across multiple computing and containerized environments.
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closed 3/8/2018 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired TunnelBear

synopsis: McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, announced the close of its acquisition of TunnelBear, a leading consumer virtual private network (VPN) company based in Toronto, ON, Canada. Their applications make it easy for average users to avoid access restrictions and browse the internet privately.
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: TunnelBear
TunnelBear is a leading consumer virtual private network (VPN) company based in Toronto, ON, Canada. Their applications make it easy for average users to avoid access restrictions and browse the internet privately.
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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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closed 9/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

TPG Capital, acquired McAfee, Inc.

synopsis: McAfee, once one of the household names in computer security software, is poised to become an independent business once more. Intel said it had sold a majority stake in its cybersecurity business to the investment firm TPG.
buyer: TPG Capital
TPG is a leading global private investment firm that has extensive experience with global public and private investments executed through leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, spinouts, growth investments, joint ventures and restructurings. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: 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.
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announced 10/28/2015 via BNC Analysis

Websense, Inc., will acquire Stonesoft

synopsis: Raytheon Company's Websense, a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft, is buying Intel Corp's Stonesoft, a Finnish cybersecurity arm that delivers software based, dynamic, customer-driven cyber security solutions that secure information flow and simplify security management.
buyer parent: Raytheon Company
buyer: Websense, Inc.
Websense, Inc. is a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft. Websense TRITON® APX provides advanced, adaptive cyber security that protects critical data wherever it resides and gives actionable intelligence across the entire threat lifecycle. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Stonesoft (SFT1V:HEX:$52.10)
Stonesoft Corporation delivers software based, dynamic, customer-driven cyber security solutions that secure information flow and simplify security management. The company leads research into advanced cyber threats and the advanced evasion techniques (AETs) used in stealth, targeted cyber attacks.
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closed 7/8/2013 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired Stonesoft

synopsis: McAfee has completed the tender offer of Stonesoft, a leading innovator in next-generation network firewall products, for an aggregate equity value of approximately $389 million in cash. With the completion of the tender offer, Stonesoft is now a McAfee group company
buyer parent: Intel Corporation
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: Stonesoft (SFT1V:HEX:$52.10)
Stonesoft Corporation delivers software based, dynamic, customer-driven cyber security solutions that secure information flow and simplify security management. The company leads research into advanced cyber threats and the advanced evasion techniques (AETs) used in stealth, targeted cyber attacks.
price ($mm)[EV]
$369 [$359]*
rev ($mm)
$53
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
7.1x
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announced 10/4/2011 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., will acquire NitroSecurity

synopsis: McAfee, the world's largest dedicated security technology company, announced a definitive agreement to acquire NitroSecurity. NitroSecurity is a leading provider of security information and event management (SIEM) solutions that provide complete visibility and situational awareness to protect critical information and infrastructure.
buyer parent: Intel Corporation
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc. is the world's largest dedicated security technology company. McAfee delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that help secure systems and networks around the world, allowing users to safely connect to the Internet, browse, and shop the web more securely. "
target: NitroSecurity
NitroSecurity develops high-performance security information and event management (SIEM) solutions that protect critical information and infrastructure. NitroSecurity solutions reduce risk exposure and increase network and information availability.
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closed 4/6/2011 via

McAfee, Inc., acquired Sentrigo, Inc.

synopsis: McAfee completed its acquisition of privately owned Sentrigo, a leading provider of database security, including vulnerability management, database activity monitoring, database audit, and virtual patching — which ensure databases are protected without impacting performance or availability.
buyer parent: Intel Corporation
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc. is the world's largest dedicated security technology company. McAfee delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that help secure systems and networks around the world, allowing users to safely connect to the Internet, browse, and shop the web more securely. "
target: Sentrigo, Inc.
Sentrigo is a recognized innovator in database security solutions, offering a full suite of products for vulnerability assessment, virtual patching and database monitoring/auditing of Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, and Sybase systems.
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closed 3/1/2011 via BusinessWire

Intel Corporation, acquired McAfee, Inc.

synopsis: Intel Corporation has announced that the acquisition of McAfee, Inc., the world's largest dedicated security technology company, is complete. McAfee will continue developing and selling security products and services under its own brand.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. "
target: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc. is the world's largest dedicated security technology company. McAfee delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that help secure systems and networks around the world, allowing users to safely connect to the Internet, browse, and shop the web more securely.
price ($mm)[EV]
$7,549 [$6,760]
rev ($mm)
$2,003
EBITDA ($mm)
$430
EV / rev
3.4x
EV / EBITDA
16.1x
closed 8/25/2010 via

McAfee, Inc., acquired WaveSecure

synopsis: McAfee completed the acquisition of privately owned tenCube, the provider of the WaveSecure mobile security service. The WaveSecure security service for consumers allows users to remotely control their devices, manage the data on their phones, ensure privacy in the event of device theft or loss and enhance the possibility of recovering the phone.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc. is the world's largest dedicated security technology company. The company delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that help secure systems and networks around the world, allowing users to safely connect to the Internet, browse and shop the web more securely. "
target: WaveSecure
tenCube provides WaveSecure, a mobile security service. The WaveSecure security service for consumers allows users to remotely control their devices, manage the data on their phones, ensure privacy in the event of device theft or loss and enhance the possibility of recovering the phone.
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$11
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EV / EBITDA
closed 5/25/2010 via BNC Analysis

McAfee, Inc., acquired Trust Digital

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Trust Digital. Trust Digital is a leading technology provider of enterprise mobility management and security software targeting Global 2000 companies.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc. is the world's largest dedicated security technology company. The company delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that help secure systems and networks around the world, allowing users to safely connect to the Internet, browse and shop the web more securely. "
target: Trust Digital
Trust Digital is the leading provider of enterprise mobility management (EMM®) software for Global 2000 companies, and today Trust Digital is being deployed by the growing number of businesses using the Apple iPhone® to deliver mission critical data to the point of service.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/1/2009 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired MX Logic, Inc.

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of privately owned MX Logic, Inc. MX Logic is a leading global provider of cloud-based e-mail and Web security, email archiving and email continuity services.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: MX Logic, Inc.
MX Logic is a leading global provider of managed email and Web security, archiving, and business continuity services that deliver enterprise-grade performance without enterprise-level complexity and cost.
price ($mm)
$139
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/1/2009 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired Solidcore Systems

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of privately owned Solidcore Systems, Inc. for approximately $33 million in cash up front and with an earn-out of up to an additional $14 million if certain performance targets are met. McAfee can now offer the industry’s first end-to-end compliance solution.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: Solidcore Systems
Solidcore is the leader in protecting critical IT infrastructure from devices to the data center. Organizations worldwide trust Solidcore to detect and prevent unwanted change for improving IT compliance, security and availability.
price ($mm)
$32
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/18/2008 via BusinessWire

Secure Computing Corporation merged with McAfee, Inc.,

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Secure Computing Corporation. In total, net of cash held by Secure Computing, the transaction is valued at approximately $462 million.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: Secure Computing Corporation
Secure Computing Corporation, a leading provider of enterprise gateway security, delivers a comprehensive set of solutions that help customers protect their critical Web, email and network assets. Over half the Fortune 50 and Fortune 500 are part of its more than 22,000 global customers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$480 [$500]
rev ($mm)
$249
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/14/2008 via PR Newswire

McAfee, Inc., acquired Reconnex

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Reconnex for $46 million in cash. Through the acquisition, McAfee(R) further enhances its leadership position in proactive security and risk management solutions.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: Reconnex
Reconnex is the leader in data loss prevention appliances, which are designed for any organization -- including enterprises, government agencies, or educational institutions -- that want to protect its brand, maintain compliance, or secure sensitive information.
price ($mm)
$46
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/7/2008 via PR Newswire

McAfee, Inc., acquired ScanAlert, Inc.

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. is making the Internet safer for all users by completing the acquisition of privately held ScanAlert, Inc. ScanAlert is the creator of the HACKER SAFE web site security certification service, which protects over 50 million e-commerce transactions per month and proactively advises consumers about which sites are safe for shopping.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: ScanAlert, Inc.
ScanAlert, best known for its HACKER SAFE trustmark, is the world's leading provider of website security services. HACKER SAFE technology protects over 250,000 websites, of which over 80,000 display the well known trustmark.
price ($mm)
$51
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/19/2007 via PR Newswire

McAfee, Inc., acquired SafeBoot

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. has completed the acquisition of all the outstanding capital stock of SafeBoot Holding B.V. for approximately $350 million in cash. Through the acquisition, McAfee(R) becomes a leader in the data protection market and the only vendor to deliver endpoint, network, Web, e-mail and data security, as well as risk and compliance solutions.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target parent: Summit Partners
target: SafeBoot
The SafeBoot suite of mobile data protection solutions protects data, devices and networks against the risks associated with loss, theft, and unauthorized access, anytime and anywhere. SafeBoot provides enterprise-class, powerful encryption and strong access control technologies.
price ($mm)[EV]
$265 [$350]
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/16/2006 via PR Newswire

McAfee, Inc., acquired Onigma Ltd

synopsis: McAfee, Inc. has acquired Onigma Ltd, a privately-held provider of data protection solutions that monitor, report and prevent confidential data from leaving the enterprise. This $20 million cash acquisition advances McAfee's strategy of offering its enterprise customers a comprehensive security risk management approach.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: Onigma Ltd
Headquartered in Israel, with a subsidiary in New-York, Onigma Ltd is driven by a group of highly recognized security experts and professionals, many of whom are veterans of the elite Electronics R&D Department of the Israeli Ministry of Defense.
price ($mm)
$20
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/4/2006 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired Citadel Security Software

synopsis: Citadel Security Software Inc. announced that McAfee, Inc. has acquired substantially all of the assets of Citadel and its subsidiaries. Under the terms of the asset sale, McAfee acquired substantially all of the assets of Citadel, including, but not limited to, Citadel’s intellectual property and technology, and McAfee paid to Citadel $60,020,579.
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc., the leading dedicated security technology company, delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that secure systems and networks around the world. McAfee empowers users with the ability to block attacks, prevent disruptions, and continuously track and improve their security. "
target: Citadel Security Software
Citadel provides a complete solution for enterprise vulnerability management, from identification and prioritization of network devices to assessing, reviewing, remediating and proactively managing vulnerabilities.
price ($mm)
$60
rev ($mm)
$14
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/10/2020 via Company Press Release

Synopsys, Inc., acquired Tinfoil Security

synopsis: Synopsys, Inc. announced it has completed the acquisition of Tinfoil Security, an innovative provider of dynamic application security testing (DAST) and Application Program Interface (API) security testing solutions, headquartered in Mountain View, California.
buyer: Synopsys, Inc. (SNPS:$3,360.69)
Synopsys, Inc. is the Silicon to Software partner for innovative companies developing electronic products and software applications. Synopsys is a global leader in electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP and is also growing its leadership in software security and quality solutions. "
target: Tinfoil Security
Tinfoil Security is an innovative provider of dynamic application security testing (DAST) and Application Program Interface (API) security testing solutions, headquartered in Mountain View, California.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/17/2019 via BusinessWire

Bob Swift Software, LLC, purchased Secure Content for Confluence from Praecipio Consulting

synopsis: Atlassian app creator Appfire announced that the company is expanding its Bob Swift product portfolio with the purchase of a trusted and growing app, Secure Content for Confluence, from Praecipio Consulting.
buyer parent: Appfire
buyer: Bob Swift Software, LLC
Bob Swift Software develops add-on software for Atlassian products including plugins, tools, and command line interfaces. With over 300,000 downloads, Bob Swift Software has provided solutions to increase productivity and extend capabilities for thousands of Atlassian customers. "
seller: Praecipio Consulting
The Secure Content for Confluence app allows users of the collaboration tool Confluence to easily share or restrict sensitive content and helps organizations protect PII (Personally Identifiable Information) and comply with GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) requirements.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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:$3,121.00)
Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is shaping the cloud-centric future. By delivering an integrated platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of partners, they are at the forefront of protecting tens of thousands of organizations across clouds, networks, and mobile devices. "
target: Aporeto
Aporeto Zero Trust Cloud Security platform is built for cloud native apps, simplifies hybrid cloud security, and delivers security at the speed of DevOps with application identity, not IP addresses.
price ($mm)
$150
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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:$2,048.80)
Fortinet is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and a market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Their unique security fabric combines purpose-built ASICs, an intuitive operating system, and applied threat intelligence to provide security, better visibility and control. "
target: enSilo, Inc.
enSilo is a comprehensive endpoint security platform that combines next generation antivirus with post-infection data protection capabilities that can automatically respond to and defeat the most complex infections.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/2/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, acquired Sophos

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sectors, has acquired 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 [$3,860]
rev ($mm)
$727
EBITDA ($mm)
$84
EV / rev
5.4x
EV / EBITDA
46.7x
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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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:$3,121.00)
Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is shaping the cloud-centric future. By delivering an integrated platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of partners, they are at the forefront of protecting tens of thousands of organizations across clouds, networks, and mobile devices. "
target: PureSec
As a global leader in serverless architectures security, PureSec enables its customers to build and maintain secure and reliable serverless applications. Their end-to-end security for serverless functions covers vulnerability management, access permissions, and runtime threats.
price ($mm)
$47
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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:$3,121.00)
Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is shaping the cloud-centric future. By delivering an integrated platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of partners, they are at the forefront of protecting tens of thousands of organizations across clouds, networks, and mobile devices. "
target: Twistlock
Twistlock is the first truly comprehensive cloud native applications security platform, providing holistic coverage across hosts, containers, and serverless in a single platform. Twistlock is cloud-native and API-enabled, protecting all workloads regardless of the underlying computer technology.
price ($mm)
$410
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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
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:$4,822.00)
Symantec Corporation, the world’s leading cyber security company, helps organizations, governments and people secure their most important data wherever it lives. Organizations look to Symantec for strategic solutions to defend against sophisticated attacks. "
target: Appthority, Inc.
Appthority is a pioneer in enterprise mobile security and the leader in the Mobile Threat Defense category. The comprehensive Appthority Mobile Threat Protection (MTP) solution helps customers keep their data private and secure from mobile device, app and network threats.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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
EV / rev
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)
$25
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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 [$2.81]
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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:$261.70)
CyberArk is the only security company focused on eliminating the most advanced cyber threats; those that use insider privileges to attack the heart of the enterprise. Stopping attacks before they stop business, CyberArk proactively secures against threats before attacks can do irreparable damage. "
target: Vaultive
Vaultive addresses the most pressing security issues that prevent enterprises from adopting cloud services, including data security, regulatory compliance, international data privacy laws, and government data access concerns.
price ($mm)
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Rightside
Rightside
Rightside Group provides domain name registration and related value-added services to resellers and domain name registrants. Its services enable businesses and consumers to find, establish, and maintain their digital address, the starting point for connecting with their online audience.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$218.09
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.41
EBIT ($mm)
($14.82)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
275
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Ticker: ASX:ZIP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ZipTel
ZipTel
ZipTel is an Australian owned and operated telecommunications business focused on providing international roaming and calling solutions to the consumer, using state of the art technologies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$0.03
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.26)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
51
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Ticker: TALK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iTalk Inc.
iTalk Inc.
iTalk, Inc. is a global provider of advanced communications & mobile broadband services. iTalk offers nationwide voice and data coverage to 280 million people in more than 12,900 cities.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.03)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.03)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: TSE:3691
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real World Co., Ltd
Real World Co., Ltd
Based in Japan, Real World Co., Ltd. provides crowd-sourcing services that allows people to work without restrictions on time, place, age, gender, and experience. The company also operates point services and point exchange services to cash or electronic money.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$29.51
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.07)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.07)
Net Income ($mm)
$1.53
Employees
158
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Ticker: NTES
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NetEase, Inc.
NetEase, Inc.
NetEase, Inc. is a leading internet technology company in China. Dedicated to providing online services centered around content, community, communication and commerce, NetEase develops some of China’s most popular PC-client and mobile games, e-commerce businesses, advertising and e-mail services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$10,750.03
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,998.42
EBIT ($mm)
$1,637.88
Net Income ($mm)
$1,273.77
Employees
23687
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Ticker: SIFY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sify Limited
Sify Limited
Sify is among the largest Internet, network and e-Commerce services companies in India, offering end-to-end solutions with a comprehensive range of products delivered over a common Internet backbone infrastructure. This Internet backbone reaches 171 cities and towns in India.
year
2008
rev ($mm)
$6,006.22
EBITDA ($mm)
$198.53
EBIT ($mm)
($195.81)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: IMBI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iMedia Brands, Inc.
iMedia Brands, Inc.
iMedia Brands, Inc. is a global interactive media company that manages a growing portfolio of niche, lifestyle television networks and web service businesses, primarily in North America, for both English speaking and, soon, Spanish speaking audiences and customers.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$535.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($22.30)
EBIT ($mm)
($35.33)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1062
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Ticker: CRWG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CrowdGather, Inc.
CrowdGather, Inc.
CrowdGather provides a highly interactive and informational social network for members, a management and revenue-sharing resource for third-party forum owners, and a largely untapped advertising network for marketers worldwide.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$1.69
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.94)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.09)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
9
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Ticker: GOMO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sungy Mobile Limited
Sungy Mobile Limited
Sungy Mobile Limited is a leading provider of mobile internet products and services globally with a focus on applications and mobile platform development. Sungy Mobile also operates 3G.cn, a popular mobile internet portal, and a large mobile reading service, in China.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$47.45
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.14
EBIT ($mm)
$12.85
Net Income ($mm)
$12.82
Employees
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Ticker: MALL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PC Mall, Inc.
PC Mall, Inc.
PC Mall, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, is a leading value added direct marketer of technology products, services and solutions to small and medium sized businesses, mid-market and enterprise customers, government and educational institutions and individual consumers.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$1,138.06
EBITDA ($mm)
$13.34
EBIT ($mm)
$7.74
Net Income ($mm)
$3.36
Employees
2408
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Ticker: TSE:3678
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Media Do
Media Do
Media Do distributes electronic book content. The Company offers various types of eBook publications including comics, fiction and nonfiction books, photo-books, and magazines.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$419.61
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$10.81
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
279
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Ticker: BIT:TB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Triboo S.p.A.
Triboo S.p.A.
Triboo, public company listed on AIM, is the Digital Transformation Factory that supports clients in developing & managing their digital activities worldwide. Triboo is the "one stop solution" able to foster the digital trasformation process for its clients, through an integrated offer of services.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$75.15
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.26
EBIT ($mm)
$2.15
Net Income ($mm)
$1.97
Employees
1
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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: 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: CYBR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CyberArk
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.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$261.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$28.18
EBIT ($mm)
$20.33
Net Income ($mm)
$16.02
Employees
823
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Ticker: HLSE:FSC1V
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
F-Secure Corporation
F-Secure Corporation
F-Secure has been defending tens of millions of people around the globe from digital threats for over 25 years. Their award-winning products protect people and companies against everything from crimeware to corporate cyberattacks, and are available from over 6000 resellers and 200 operators.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$199.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.52
EBIT ($mm)
$13.73
Net Income ($mm)
$12.16
Employees
1145
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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: TSX:ABT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Absolute Software Corporation
Absolute Software Corporation
Absolute Software Corporation is the industry standard in persistent endpoint security and data risk management solutions. Persistence® technology from Absolute provides organizations with visibility and control over all of their devices, regardless of user or location.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$93.65
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.48
EBIT ($mm)
$8.50
Net Income ($mm)
$4.62
Employees
444
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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:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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: VSHE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VShield Software Corp
VSheild Software Corporation designs, produces, markets and sells leading edge computer security software programs that feature advanced software development and technologies. All of the Company's security systems are based on previously proven and field tested large commercial security systems.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
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Ticker: NYSE:PANW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks is leading cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for organizations worldwide. Their platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization's assets.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$3,121.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$47.20
EBIT ($mm)
($114.80)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
7643
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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: NasdaqGS:VRNT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Verint Systems Inc.
Verint Systems Inc.
Verint is a leader in Actionable Intelligence solutions with a focus on customer engagement optimization, security intelligence, and fraud, risk and compliance. Organizations in more than 180 countries count on intelligence from Verint solutions to make more informed, effective and timely decisions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,255.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$186.88
EBIT ($mm)
$129.50
Net Income ($mm)
$69.78
Employees
6200
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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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