Like Cloudmark Inc.

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.
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$110
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closed 8/29/2017 via GlobeNewswire

SolarWinds MSP, acquired SpamExperts

synopsis: SolarWinds MSP, a global leader in delivering comprehensive, scalable IT service management solutions, announced that it has acquired SpamExperts B.V., a global provider of email security solutions deployed in the cloud or on-premises, with services for incoming (spam and virus) filtering, outgoing filtering, and email archiving.
buyer parent: SolarWinds
buyer: SolarWinds MSP
SolarWinds MSP empowers IT service providers with technologies to fuel their success. Solutions that integrate layered security and smart automation—both on-premises and in the cloud, backed by actionable data insights, help IT service providers get the job done easier and faster. "
target: SpamExperts
Launched in 2005 and based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands; with a second office in Bucharest, Romania; SpamExperts has provided SaaS-based mail protection and mail archiving services for best-in-class MSPs, ISPs, telcos, and other IT service providers globally for more than ten years.
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announced 1/17/2018 via Company Press Release

Allot Communications Ltd., will acquire Netonomy Ltd.

synopsis: Allot Communications Ltd., a provider of leading innovative network intelligence and security solutions for service providers worldwide, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Netonomy Ltd., a developer of software-based cyber security for the connected home.
buyer: Allot Communications Ltd. (ALLT:$82.28)
Allot Communications Ltd. is a provider of leading innovative network intelligence and security solutions for service providers worldwide. Their solutions are deployed globally for network and application analytics, traffic control and shaping, network-based security services, and more. "
target: Netonomy Ltd.
Netonomy Ltd. develops of software-based cyber security for the connected home. Through a minimal footprint agent installed on the home router, the software provides visibility into the network and blocks external and internal attacks.
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closed 4/13/2010 via BusinessWire

SpringSource, acquired Rabbit Technologies Ltd.

synopsis: SpringSource, a division of VMware, Inc. and the leader in Java application infrastructure and management, announced the acquisition of Rabbit Technologies, Ltd., an open source software company based in the United Kingdom.
buyer parent: EMC Corporation
buyer: SpringSource
SpringSource is a leading provider of trusted open source software for mission-critical enterprise applications. SpringSource created and sustains the development of the Spring Portfolio, which includes the Spring Framework, the leading Java™ and Java EE™ application framework. "
target: Rabbit Technologies Ltd.
Rabbit Technologies Ltd (RTL) delivers enterprise-class support and services to the hundreds of organisations worldwide that wish to leverage the knowledge and expertise behind RabbitMQ messaging system.
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closed 12/17/2008 via BusinessWire

Tekelec, acquired mBalance

synopsis: Tekelec announced the acquisition of privately held mBalance, a leading developer of messaging solutions. mBalance’s software enables mobile operators to efficiently support their text messaging growth with a high-performance, networked messaging solution.
buyer: Tekelec (TKLC:$423.96)
Tekelec leverages its global leadership in core multimedia session control and network intelligence to ensure scalable, secure and highly available communications. "
target: mBalance
mBalance is renowned for its innovative and high-quality message routing products for mobile networks. mBalance’s software enables mobile operators to efficiently support their text messaging growth with a high-performance, networked messaging solution.
price ($mm)
$36
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closed 6/30/2008 via BusinessWire

Purple Labs, purchased mobile phone software business from Openwave Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Openwave Systems Inc., one of the world’s leading software innovators enabling revenue-generating personalized services which converge the mobile and broadband experience, and Purple Labs, a leading supplier of Linux for mass-market 3G phones, announced that Purple Labs has acquired the Openwave mobile phone software business.
buyer: Purple Labs
Purple Labs is the only independent software vendor with a complete Linux solution for mass-market 3G phones. The Purple Labs Linux Suite enables phone manufacturers to replace their legacy operating systems with a flexible and scalable Linux platform. "
seller: Openwave Systems, Inc.
Openwave Systems Inc. is one of the world's leading innovators of software applications and infrastructure designed to enable revenue-generating, personalized services, including merchandising and advertising, which converge the mobile and broadband experience across all of a user's devices.
price ($mm)
$26
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closed 4/15/2008 via PR Newswire

Microsoft Corporation, acquired Danger, Inc.

synopsis: Microsoft Corp. has completed its acquisition of Danger, Inc. Danger's expertise in building great, intuitive client software for mobile handsets connected to powerful hosted back-end services fosters rich consumer experiences in communication, media sharing, entertainment and personalization.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$125,843.00)
Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. "
target: Danger, Inc.
Danger is a Palo-Alto, California-based software-as-a-service company that provides mobile operators with an integrated end-to-end solution to deliver mobile data and Internet services to their subscribers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$500 [$492]
rev ($mm)
$56
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
12.4x
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closed 7/19/2007 via BusinessWire

Smith Micro Software, Inc., acquired busineSMS.com Software

synopsis: Smith Micro Software Inc., a developer and marketer of a wide range of software solutions for the wireless market, today announced it has acquired the assets of busineSMS Software, a privately held Melbourne, Australia Company.
buyer: Smith Micro Software, Inc. (SMSI:$24.67)
Smith Micro Software, Inc. develops mobility solutions that enable seamless broadband connectivity and next generation media and mobile convergence products over wireless networks. "
target: busineSMS.com Software
busineSMS.com is a provider of software solutions for mobile messaging applications and web services. Its flagship product, the MercuryXMS Extreme Messaging Suite, accelerates mobile messaging development and deployment with a set of powerful and highly flexible solutions for mobile media.
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closed 3/21/2007 via BNC Analysis

Ginger Alliance, s.r.o. merged with U-Turn Media Group,

synopsis: Czech mobile video specialist U-Turn Media Group has merged with Prague-based XML developer Ginger Alliance. U-Turn says the merger takes its staff count to 65 and will enable it to offer clients a wider range of mobile content solutions.
buyer: U-Turn Media Group
U-Turn is focused on enabling broadcasters, media companies and wireless operators the ability to offer a custom-branded mobile community to their viewers and subscribers. Founded in 2001, U-Turn is one of the first companies in the world to bring high-quality video content to mobile phones. "
target: Ginger Alliance, s.r.o.
Ginger Alliance is a technology development company that takes a collaborative approach to providing solutions and cost effective outsourced development. GA helps you define, design, develop, manage and support solutions to match your needs.
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closed 3/16/2007 via PR Newswire

LM Ericsson Telephone Co, acquired Mobeon

synopsis: Berkery, Noyes & Co., LLC, a leading independent investment bank serving the information and technology markets, represented Mobeon AB, the world's leader in IP-messaging components for mobile and fixed networks, in its sale to Ericsson. Mobeon's IP-based voice and video mail are the key elements of Ericsson's Enriched Messaging solution.
buyer: LM Ericsson Telephone Co (OM:ERIC B:$23,129.81)
Ericsson is shaping the future of Mobile and Broadband Internet communications through its continuous technology leadership. Providing innovative solutions in more than 140 countries, Ericsson is helping to create the most powerful communication companies in the world. "
target: Mobeon
Mobeon is a leading global telecom software provider focused on maximizing messaging revenue through providing specialized, next-generation software, to tier-one telecom vendors. Mobeon's CompEdge messaging platform provides flexible tools for a range of different services.
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closed 4/18/2007 via BusinessWire

Mobixell Networks, acquired Adamind, Ltd.

synopsis: Mobixell Networks, a leading provider of innovative mobile multimedia solutions, has closed the acquisition of the key assets of Adamind Ltd., a global supplier of media adaptation software for the mobile messaging, content, and convergence services markets.
buyer: Mobixell Networks
Mobixell Networks provides innovative multimedia technologies and business solutions that facilitate the expansion of mobile operators, content and service providers' mobile multimedia services by enabling content consumption, Peer-2-Peer content sharing, and User Generated Content communities. "
target: Adamind, Ltd.
Adamind is a developer of software that provides a comprehensive framework to enable and promote mobile multimedia content and converged communications services. The company addresses the interoperability challenge that exists between different mobile devices to receive media rich content.
price ($mm)
$4.95
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closed 9/17/2008 via BusinessWeek

Genband, acquired NextPoint Networks

synopsis: GENBAND, a market-leading developer of next-generation IP infrastructure solutions, announced the acquisition of NextPoint Networks, a market share leader in carrier grade security solutions, including Session Border Controllers and Security Gateways for Fixed Mobile Convergence solutions.
buyer: Genband
GENBAND is the leading supplier of IP multimedia application and infrastructure products and solutions for a diverse set of VoIP and IMS networks worldwide. "
target: NextPoint Networks
NextPoint™ products equip operators with the visibility, manageability and connectivity required to successfully deploy secure mobile, fixed and converged networks. The IntelliConnect® System ensures that operators are able to successfully and securely scale the ever-evolving access edge.
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closed 11/6/2018 via BusinessWire

HighBAR Partners, acquired SS8

synopsis: SS8 Networks, a leader in Lawful Intercept and Monitoring Center platforms, announced that it has been acquired by HighBar Partners. SS8 provides solutions to help customers quickly identify, track and investigate devices and subjects of interest.
buyer: HighBAR Partners
HighBar Partners is a private investment firm focused on strategic growth capital investments in enterprise and infrastructure software companies. The firm invests in companies undergoing significant change or transition and provides patient, long-term capital to build successful businesses. "
target: SS8
SS8, a network intelligence company, provides solutions to help customers quickly identify, track and investigate devices and subjects of interest. SS8 generates, stores, and recursively analyzes high-definition metadata records and content extracted from network packets.
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announced 10/11/2017 via PR Newswire

Akamai Technologies, will acquire Nominum

synopsis: Akamai Technologies, Inc. announced the company has entered into an agreement to acquire Nominum, a market leader in DNS and enterprise security solutions for carriers. Nominum provides a suite of DNS-based solutions that enable operators to protect and enhance their networks, strengthen security and offer innovative value-added services.
buyer: Akamai Technologies (AKAM:$2,794.57)
As the world's most trusted cloud delivery platform, Akamai makes it easier for its customers to provide the most secure digital experiences on any device, anytime, anywhere. Akamai's distributed platform is unparalleled in scale, giving customers superior performance and threat protection. "
target: Nominum
Nominum is a global leader in DNS-based security and services innovation. They provide an integrated suite of carrier-grade DNS-based solutions that enable operators to protect and enhance their networks, strengthen security and offer innovative value-added services that can be monetized.
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closed 10/1/2010 via

Veraz Networks, Inc. merged with Dialogic Corporation,

synopsis: Veraz Networks, a leading provider of bandwidth optimization and next generation switching products, and privately held Dialogic Corporation, a pioneer in enabling interactive mobile video services and applications, announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge.
buyer: Dialogic Corporation
Dialogic Corporation is a leading provider of open systems platforms. The platforms enable converged communications, allowing service providers, developers and system integrators to deliver services, content and applications using multimedia processing and signaling technologies. "
target: Veraz Networks, Inc.
Veraz Networks, Inc., is the leading provider of application, control, and bandwidth optimization products that enable the evolution to the Multimedia Generation Network (MGN).
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$70
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0.0x
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closed 5/15/2009 via BusinessWire

Syniverse Technologies, acquired Wireless Solutions International

synopsis: Syniverse Technologies, a leading provider of technology and business solutions for the global telecommunications industry, announced that its acquisition of Wireless Solutions International (WSI) has been completed.
buyer: Syniverse Technologies
Syniverse Technologies solutions allow more than 650 communications companies in over 140 countries to provide seamless mobile services by making it possible for disparate technologies and standards to interoperate. "
target: Wireless Solutions International
Wireless Solutions International (WSI) is a renowned provider of strategic, wireless consulting services and innovative, managed roaming solutions. These services enable operators to capitalize on the latest advances in technology and to profit successfully from the ever “shrinking” wireless world.
price ($mm)
$3.57
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closed 2/1/2008 via PR Newswire

CounterPath Solutions, Inc., acquired FirstHand Technologies Inc.

synopsis: CounterPath Corporation, a leading provider of multimedia VoIP softphones and SIP applications, has closed its acquisition of FirstHand Technologies Inc., an innovator in extending enterprise telephony features to smart phones and dual-mode handheld devices over WiFi and cellular networks.
buyer: CounterPath Solutions, Inc. (CPAH:$12.00)
CounterPath Solutions, Inc. is a developer of award-winning, carrier-grade VoIP and Video over IP SIP softphones for telecom and Internet telephony service providers, cable operators, IP-PBX manufacturers and infrastructure manufacturers. "
target: FirstHand Technologies Inc.
FirstHand Technologies mobilizes the enterprise by extending the functionality of numerous IP PBXs to a variety of smart phones and dual-mode devices. FirstHand Technologies empowers an enterprise's workforce to go mobile with the same functionality as their office desktop.
price ($mm)[EV]
$0.81 [$0.33]
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
10.0x
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closed 12/24/2007 via BusinessWire

Verso Technologies, Inc., purchased AccessGate™ business from NMS Communications

synopsis: NMS Communications Corp. a leading provider of applications and platforms for value-added services for mobile telecommunications networks, today announced the sale of its AccessGate™ business to Verso Technologies, Inc., a global technology provider of next generation network solutions.
buyer: Verso Technologies, Inc.
Verso is a global technology provider of next generation network solutions offering a core-to-edge product portfolio for telecommunications service providers. Verso plays a critical role in delivering voice and data transmission capabilities to millions of people around the world. "
seller: NMS Communications
NMS Communications is a leading provider of technologies and solutions for mobile applications and infrastructure. NMS develops products that enable new mobile voice, data and video applications and improve the performance and quality of wireless networks.
price ($mm)
$3.00
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closed 10/24/2007 via PR Newswire

Infineon Technologies AG, purchased mobility products business from LSI Corporation

synopsis: LSI Corporation has completed the sale of its mobility products business to Infineon Technologies. The mobility products business, which employs 700 people worldwide, designs semiconductors and software for cellular telephone handsets and complete chip-level solutions for satellite digital audio radio applications.
buyer: Infineon Technologies AG (IFNNF:$5,020.30)
Infineon Technologies focuses on the three main areas: Energy efficiency, Communications and Security. Therefore it offers semiconductors and system solutions for automotive, industrial electronics, chip card and security as well as applications in communications. "
seller: LSI Corporation (LSI:$2,219.16)
LSI is known worldwide as a storage market leader. Our silicon-to-systems solutions empower disk drives with the intelligence, flexibility, speed and reliability needed for high-capacity storage across every market segment.
price ($mm)
$450
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closed 5/10/2007 via

KEG Holdings, acquired Applied Innovation Inc.

synopsis: Applied Innovation Inc. , a leading provider of network management solutions for the communications industry, has signed a definitive agreement with KEG Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Kentrox, LLC, a supplier of high-speed network access equipment.
buyer: KEG Holdings
KEG Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of Kentrox, LLC. Kentrox is a leading supplier of high-speed network access equipment, including the recently-introduced and award-winning QoS appliance, Q-Series QoS access routers, DSU/CSUs, ATM access concentrators and wireless base station products. "
target: Applied Innovation Inc.
Applied Innovation provides hardware and software applications that drive operational efficiency and improve quality in wireless, wireline and converging networks. Applied Innovation's solutions include remote site management, 3G network data quality monitoring and security of critical networks.
price ($mm)[EV]
$57 [$33]
rev ($mm)
$34
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
EV / rev
1.0x
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9.9x
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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announced 2/17/2010 via BusinessWire

Cloudmark Inc., will acquire Bizanga Limited

synopsis: Cloudmark, Inc., the global leader in carrier-grade messaging security, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Bizanga, Ltd., the global company behind the most scalable and full-featured message processing platform.
buyer: Cloudmark Inc.
Cloudmark, Inc. is a global leader in carrier-grade messaging security, delivering the industry’s fastest, most accurate and comprehensive real-time spam, virus and phishing protection for fixed, mobile and social networks. "
target: Bizanga Limited
Bizanga is the global company that developed the most scalable and full-featured E-mail message processing and security platform, the Intelligent Message Processor® (IMP).
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announced 11/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Proofpoint, Inc., will acquire 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.
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$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:$843.24)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions to protect the way people work today. "
target: Wombat Security Technologies, Inc.
At Wombat Security, their mission is to deliver software-based cyber security awareness and training solutions that help employees understand the risks associated with poor cyber hygiene and subsequently change their behaviors to strengthen a organization’s security posture.
price ($mm)
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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:$843.24)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions to protect the way people work today. "
target: Weblife
Weblife’s cloud service solves the security, productivity and privacy challenges associated with employee web use by providing a secure and anonymous web-browsing service; isolating employees’ web use and therefore eliminating the threat of malware from cyber-attacks.
price ($mm)
$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.
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$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.
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$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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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)
$110
rev ($mm)
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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.
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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:$58,715.00)
HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. With the broadest technology portfolio spanning printing, personal systems, software, services and IT infrastructure, HP delivers solutions for customers' most complex challenges. "
target: Bromium
Bromium is an end point security start-up. Bromium protects enterprises by using virtualization-based security to isolate browser-based attacks, malicious downloads, email attachments and other applications in unique, hardware-enforced micro-virtual machines.
price ($mm)
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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.
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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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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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 11/27/2017 via BusinessWire

Trend Micro Inc., acquired IMMUNIO

synopsis: Trend Micro, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has acquired Immunio, a pioneer in real-time web application security (RASP), providing automatic detection and protection against application security vulnerabilities.
buyer: Trend Micro Inc. (TSE:4704:$1,496.11)
As a global leader in IT security, Trend Micro develops innovative security solutions that make the world safe for businesses and consumers to exchange digital information. They are recognized as the market leader in server security, cloud security, and small business content security. "
target: Immunio
Immunio is a pioneer in real-time web application security (RASP), providing automatic detection and protection against application security vulnerabilities.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 10/7/2017 via PE Hub

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired AppRiver

synopsis: AppRiver, LLC, a leading provider of cloud-based cybersecurity and productivity software and services, announced that it has secured a majority investment from Marlin Equity Partners, a global private equity firm with over $6.7 billion of capital under management.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $6.7 billion of capital under management that is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
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.
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Sonus Networks, Inc.
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Rapid7, LLC
Rapid7, LLC
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Trend Micro Inc.
Trend Micro Inc.
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$1,496.11
EBITDA ($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: OM:IRIS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Irisity AB
Irisity AB
Irisity is a Swedish leader in intelligent camera surveillance. Using AI and proactive, self-learning algorithms, Irisity's SaaS solution upgrades both existing and new surveillance cameras and monitoring systems from passive to proactive alarming devices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$5.24
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.88)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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