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announced 6/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., will acquire Lastline, Inc.

synopsis: Software company VMware has agreed to acquire Lastline, a provider of AI-based cybersecurity services. Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Lastline, Inc.
Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network. Lastline protects network, email, cloud, and web infrastructures, minimizing the risk of damaging and costly data breaches.
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closed 11/2/2022 via PR Newswire

Intel 471, acquired SpiderFoot

synopsis: Intel 471, the premier provider of cyber threat intelligence for leading intelligence, security, and fraud teams across the globe, announced the acquisition of Estonia-based SpiderFoot, a best-in-class provider of open-source intelligence, attack surface management and digital investigations.
buyer: Intel 471
Intel 471 empowers enterprises, government agencies, and other organizations to win the cybersecurity war using near-real-time insights into the latest malicious actors, relationships, threat patterns, and imminent attacks relevant to their businesses. "
target: SpiderFoot
Based in Estonia, SpiderFoot is an Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) automation platform for threat intelligence operations and digital investigations. SpiderFoot's SaaS product automatically queries over 100 public data sources to gather intelligence on IP addresses, domain names, more.
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closed 10/27/2022 via GlobeNewswire

OPSWAT, Inc, acquired FileScan.IO

synopsis: OPSWAT, a leading provider of critical infrastructure protection (CIP) cybersecurity solutions, has acquired all assets of Germany-based FileScan.IO, a free next-gen malware analysis platform with a focus on Indicators of Compromise ("IOCs") extraction and related threat intelligence data.
buyer: OPSWAT, Inc
OPSWAT is a global leader in IT, Operational Technology (OT), and Industrial Control Systems (ICS) critical infrastructure cybersecurity solutions and Deep Content Disarm and Reconstruction (CDR), protecting the world’s mission-critical organizations from malware and zero-day attacks. "
target: FileScan.IO
Based in Germany, FileScan.IO is a free malware analysis service that offers rapid in-depth file assessments, threat intelligence and indicator of compromise (IOCs) extraction for a wide range of executable files, documents and scripts.
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closed 10/5/2022 via PR Newswire

Qualys, Inc., acquired Blue Hexagon

synopsis: Qualys, Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of disruptive cloud-based IT, security and compliance solutions, announced it acquired the assets of Blue Hexagon. Blue Hexagon is an AI/ML innovator of Cloud Threat Detection and Response solutions enabling enterprises to adopt the public cloud securely through real-time detection.
buyer: Qualys, Inc. (QLYS:$427.84)
Qualys, Inc. is a pioneer and leading provider of disruptive cloud-based security, compliance and IT solutions with more than 10,000 subscription customers worldwide, including a majority of the Forbes Global 100 and Fortune 100. "
target: Blue Hexagon
Blue Hexagon is an AI/ML innovator of Cloud Threat Detection and Response solutions enabling enterprises to adopt the public cloud securely through real-time detection of several types of cloud attacks.
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closed 9/29/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Zscaler, Inc., acquired ShiftRight

synopsis: Zscaler, Inc., the leader in cloud security, announced it has completed its acquisition of ShiftRight, a leader in closed loop security workflow automation. ShiftRight’s workflow automation technology is currently being integrated into the Zscaler Zero Trust Exchange™ cloud security platform.
buyer: Zscaler, Inc. (ZS:$1,090.95)
Zscaler enables organizations to securely transform their networks and applications for a mobile, cloud-first world. Its flagship services, Zscaler Internet Access and Zscaler Private Access, create fast, secure connections between users and applications, regardless of device, location, or network. "
target: ShiftRight
ShiftRight is a leader in closed loop security workflow automation. They are a stealth mode startup that empowers security leaders to make the right business decisions to establish a shared responsibility model of Security with their business line counterparts while optimizing their security spend.
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closed 8/3/2022 via PR Newswire

Netskope, acquired Infiot

synopsis: Netskope, the leader in Security Service Edge (SSE) and Zero Trust, has acquired Infiot, a pioneer in enabling secure, reliable access with zero trust security, network and application optimization, and AI-driven operations. Infiot ZETO is a new way to deliver Application assurance, Zero trust security and Edge intelligence.
buyer: Netskope
Netskope, a global cybersecurity leader, is redefining cloud, data, and network security to help organizations apply Zero Trust principles to protect data. The Netskope Intelligent Security Service Edge (SSE) platform is fast, easy to use, and secures people, devices, and data anywhere they go. "
target: Infiot
Infiot is a pioneer in enabling secure, reliable access with zero trust security, network and application optimization, and AI-driven operations. Infiot ZETO is a new way to deliver Application assurance, Zero trust security and Edge intelligence with AI-driven operations to every remote user.
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closed 7/27/2022 via PR Newswire

AgileBlue, purchased MDR Platform from Crowe

synopsis: AgileBlue, a fast-growing Cyber Security Operations Center (SOC) and eXtended Detection and Response (XDR) platform, announced its acquisition of Crowe LLP's Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Platform. Crowe LLP's MDR platform focuses on customized solutions to strengthen, enhance, and build mature data security programs for its clients.
buyer: AgileBlue
AgileBlue is a global Security Operations Center (SOC) and eXtended Detection and Response (XDR) platform that's proven to detect cyber threats faster and more accurately across entire digital infrastructures and clouds. The company provides 24x7 monitoring, detection, and response to cyber threats."
seller: Crowe
Crowe LLP's Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Platform focuses on customized solutions to strengthen, enhance, and build mature data security programs for its clients.
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closed 7/27/2022 via BusinessWire

PerimeterX merged with HUMAN Security, Inc.,

synopsis: HUMAN Security, Inc. (formerly White Ops), the global leader in safeguarding enterprises from sophisticated bot attacks and fraud, and PerimeterX, the leading provider of solutions that detect and stop the abuse of identity and account information to deter fraud on the web, announced that the two companies are merging.
buyer parent: ClearSky
buyer: HUMAN Security, Inc.
HUMAN (formerly White Ops) is a cybersecurity company that safeguards enterprises and internet platforms from sophisticated bot attacks and fraud to keep digital experiences human. "
target: PerimeterX
PerimeterX is the leading provider of solutions that detect and stop the abuse of identity and account information on the web. Its cloud-native solutions detect risks to your web applications and proactively manage them, freeing you to focus on growth and innovation.
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closed 7/13/2022 via Company Press Release

Vitruvian Partners LLP, acquired Outpost24 AB

synopsis: Vitruvian, a leading international growth investor, has acquired a majority ownership position in Outpost24, a leading innovator in identifying and managing cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities.
buyer: Vitruvian Partners LLP
Vitruvian Partners is a leading international growth investor with offices across London, Stockholm, Munich, Madrid, Luxembourg, San Francisco, Singapore and Shanghai. Vitruvian focuses on dynamic situations characterized by rapid growth and change across industries. "
target parent: Monterro
target: Outpost24 AB
Sweden-based Outpost24 is a cyber assessment company focused on enabling its customers to achieve maximum value from their evolving technology investments. Outpost24 serves organizations across a wide range of segments, including financial and insurance, government, healthcare, and technology.
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closed 6/27/2022 via PR Newswire

XM Cyber, acquired Cyber Observer, Ltd.

synopsis: XM Cyber, leader in hybrid cloud security, announced the acquisition of Cyber Observer, an innovator in Continuous Controls Monitoring (CCM) and Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM). Cyber Observer is a continuous end-to-end cybersecurity posture management platform.
buyer parent: The Schwarz Group
buyer: XM Cyber
XM Cyber is a leading hybrid cloud security company that is changing the way innovative organizations approach cyber risk. Its attack path management platform continuously uncovers hidden attack paths to businesses' critical assets across cloud and on-prem environments. "
target: Cyber Observer, Ltd.
Cyber Observer is a continuous end-to-end cybersecurity posture management platform. The platform reduces business losses and audit costs by leveraging technology that performs ongoing monitoring and auditing using Continuous Controls Monitoring.
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closed 6/23/2022 via PR Newswire

Johnson Controls, acquired Tempered

synopsis: Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy, and sustainable buildings, has acquired Tempered Networks, a zero trust cybersecurity provider. Acquiring Tempered Networks allows Johnson Controls to secure buildings data from edge to cloud using the company's zero trust based Airwall technology.
buyer: Johnson Controls (JCI:$24,693.00)
Johnson Controls transforms the environments where people live, work, learn and play. As the global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, Johnson Controls' mission is to reimagine the performance of buildings to serve people, places and the planet. "
target: Tempered
Tempered's Airwall solution protects critical infrastructure with the industry's only, truly native Zero Trust platform. Airwall helps businesses easily secure things and facilities while still allowing them to monitor and connect remotely, from anywhere.
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announced 6/10/2022 via PR Newswire

IBM, will acquire Randori

synopsis: IBM is to acquire Randori, a leading attack surface management (ASM) and offensive cybersecurity provider based in the Boston area. Randori helps clients continuously identify external facing assets, both on-premise or in the cloud, that are visible to attackers – and prioritize exposures which pose the greatest risk.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$58,361.00)
IBM is a leading cloud platform and cognitive solutions company. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, they are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world. With Watson, the AI platform for business, powered by data, IBM is building industry-based solutions to real-world problems. "
target: Randori
Randori is a leading attack surface management and offensive cybersecurity provider based in the Boston area. Randori helps clients continuously identify external facing assets, both on-premise or in the cloud, that are visible to attackers – and prioritize exposures which pose the greatest risk.
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closed 6/8/2022 via Company Press Release

Framatome, acquired Cyberwatch

synopsis: Framatome announced the acquisition of Cyberwatch, a team of experts in vulnerability management and compliance control. This addition complements and strengthens Framatome’s cybersecurity offering and expands its portfolio of solutions to serve public administrations, nuclear and other critical industries.
buyer parent: The EDF Group
buyer: Framatome
Framatome is a France-based company in the nuclear energy market recognized for its innovative solutions and value-added technologies for designing, building, maintaining, and advancing the global nuclear fleet. "
target: Cyberwatch
Cyberwatch is a French computer security software publisher, specializing in vulnerability management and compliance control. Cyberwatch helps operators of vital importance and operators of essential services, to reduce IT risks using continuous analyzes and relevant reports.
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closed 6/1/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Acumera, purchased Secure Edge Networking from Netsurion

synopsis: Acumera, a leading provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for edge computing, network operations, visualization and security, announced its acquisition of Netsurion’s Secure Edge Networking business. Netsurion’s Secure Edge Networking delivers superior agility and visibility to multi-location network environments.
buyer: Acumera
Acumera is the leading supplier of network operation, visualization, and security services via orchestration of business, networking, and security workloads. Acumera’s scalable platform provides a full suite of containerized edge computing workloads for security, monitoring, analytics, and more. "
seller: Netsurion
Netsurion’s Secure Edge Networking delivers superior agility and visibility to multi-location network environments. The comprehensive solution reduces business risk by providing a team of experts to monitor and respond to network threats through its 24x7 Network Operations Center (NOC).
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closed 5/18/2022 via PR Newswire

Appsian Security merged with Pathlock,

synopsis: Pathlock, the leading provider of access governance solutions for business applications, announced a merger with Appsian, the leading provider of ERP data security solutions, and Security Weaver, the leading provider of governance, risk and compliance management (GRCM) software for SAP.
buyer: Pathlock
Pathlock is the global leader in application governance, risk, and compliance. Its platform protects over 140 enterprise business applications and the critical transactions they power. "
target: Appsian Security
Appsian provides comprehensive data security and compliance solutions for ERP applications such as SAP and Oracle. The Appsian Security Platform is designed to manage and mitigate the myriad of risks associated with ERP data, including hacking, fraud, theft, and business process errors.
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announced 5/12/2022 via PR Newswire

CheckOut.com, will acquire ubble

synopsis: Checkout.com, a global payments solution provider, will acquire ubble, a European remote identity verification service. ubble aims to build trust between online services and their users. Their solution uses video live streaming and A.I. technology to help businesses quickly verify their customers, protect their users, and reduce the cost of fraud.
buyer: CheckOut.com
Based in GB, Checkout.com helps companies accept more payments around the world through one integration. Their unified global payment processing platform features in-country acquiring, relevant payment methods, feature parity across geographies, fraud filters, and reporting features, via one API. "
target: ubble
ubble is a European remote identity verification service. ubble aims to build trust between online services and their users. Their solution uses video live streaming and A.I. technology to help businesses quickly verify their customers, protect their users, and reduce the cost of fraud.
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closed 5/5/2022 via BusinessWire

Magnet Forensics Inc., acquired Comae Technologies

synopsis: Magnet Forensics, a developer of digital investigation solutions for more than 4,000 enterprises and public safety organizations in over 100 countries, announced the acquisition of the strategic IP assets of Comae Technologies, a cybersecurity firm that specializes in incident response and memory analysis.
buyer: Magnet Forensics Inc. (TSX:MAGT:$70.29)
Magnet Forensics is a Canada-based leader in the development of digital investigation software that acquires, analyzes and shares evidence from computers, smartphones, the cloud and more. Magnet Forensics helps examiners and investigators fight crime, protect assets and guard national security. "
target: Comae Technologies
Comae is a UAE-based cybersecurity company that specializes in cloud-based memory analysis used to recover evidence from the volatile memory of devices.
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closed 4/21/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Devo, acquired Kognos, Inc.

synopsis: Devo Technology, the cloud-native logging and security analytics company, has acquired Kognos, the autonomous threat hunting pioneer. This acquisition combines Devo, the industry’s most scalable cloud-native logging and security analytics platform, with Kognos to deliver on what Devo calls the “autonomous SOC.”
buyer: Devo
Devo is the only cloud-native logging and security analytics platform that releases the full potential of data to empower bold, confident action. Devo arms analysts with the fastest query capabilities, real-time alerting and data analytics so they can keep pace with attackers. "
target: Kognos, Inc.
Kognos is the pioneer of autonomous threat hunting. Kognos uses an AI powered inquiry engine to ask thousands of forensic questions per second to fully contextualize the attack and present the findings as complete attack campaigns, allowing the analyst to respond in real-time.
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closed 4/19/2022 via BusinessWire

Motorola Solutions, Inc., acquired Calipsa

synopsis: Motorola Solutions announced it has acquired Calipsa, Inc., a technology leader in cloud-native advanced video analytics based in London. Calipsa’s scalable platform enables businesses to optimize security with AI-powered analytics that verify alarms, enable content-based searches, detect tampering and assess the health of cameras in real time.
buyer: Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI:$8,171.00)
Motorola Solutions is a global leader in public safety and enterprise security. Their technology platforms in communications, command center software, video security solutions, and managed and support services make cities safer and help communities and businesses thrive. "
target: Calipsa
Calipsa is a technology leader in cloud-native advanced video analytics based in London. Calipsa’s scalable platform enables businesses to optimize security with AI-powered analytics that verify alarms, enable content-based searches, detect tampering and assess the health of cameras in real time.
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closed 4/5/2022 via BusinessWire

Airiam, acquired Syntervision

synopsis: Airiam, a newly formed managed IT and Digital Transformation company with a strong focus on cybersecurity, has acquired Alabama-based Syntervision, the developer of a robust cybersecurity XDR, SIEM and SOAR solution in addition to a 24/7 Security Operations Center (SOC).
buyer: Airiam
Airiam provides businesses with best-in-class managed IT and cybersecurity solutions, including AirGuard, a bundled suite of IT and cybersecurity software and services offered at per-user monthly plans. Airiam’s managed IT services are scalable, agile and robust for all business types. "
target: Syntervision
Alabama-based Syntervision is the developer of a robust cybersecurity XDR, SIEM and SOAR solution in addition to a 24/7 Security Operations Center (SOC). They are an established SaaS company committed to filling in the gaps of existing ITSM tools with a platform that is simple and scalable.
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announced 6/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., will acquire Lastline, Inc.

synopsis: Software company VMware has agreed to acquire Lastline, a provider of AI-based cybersecurity services. Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Lastline, Inc.
Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network. Lastline protects network, email, cloud, and web infrastructures, minimizing the risk of damaging and costly data breaches.
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announced 5/27/2022 via Company Press Release

Broadcom Limited, will acquire VMware, Inc.

synopsis: Broadcom Inc., a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions, is to acquire VMware, Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software.
buyer: Broadcom Limited (AVGO:$27,450.00)
Broadcom is a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies a broad range of semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions. Broadcom's category-leading product portfolio serves critical markets including data center, networking, enterprise software, broadband, and more. "
target: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners.
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announced 3/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., will acquire Mesh7, Inc.

synopsis: VMware, a company that provides cloud computing and virtualization software and services, is to acquire Mesh7, a company that secures cloud-native applications and microservices by monitoring application behavior at the API layer.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Mesh7, Inc.
Mesh7 provides the Cloud Native API Security Mesh - API Gateway and Security Service Mesh - built from the ground up for cloud infrastructure and cloud-native application architectures with deep discovery, observability, and security enforcement to uncover any API threat in modern applications.
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announced 9/29/2020 via BusinessWire

VMware, Inc., will acquire SaltStack

synopsis: VMware is to acquire SaltStack, a Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: SaltStack
SaltStack is Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
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closed 7/29/2020 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., purchased True Visibility Suite from observIQ

synopsis: VMware has acquired the True Visibility Suite from observIQ. The True Visibility product suite provides integration solutions for vRealize Operations via management packs. They enable vRealize Operations to provide insight into customers’ data center and hybrid cloud environments, dynamic discovery of applications and infrastructure, and more.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
seller: observIQ
The True Visibility product suite provides integration solutions for vRealize Operations via management packs. They enable vRealize Operations to provide insight into customers’ data center and hybrid cloud environments, dynamic discovery of customers' applications and infrastructure, and more.
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announced 6/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., will acquire Lastline, Inc.

synopsis: Software company VMware has agreed to acquire Lastline, a provider of AI-based cybersecurity services. Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Lastline, Inc.
Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network. Lastline protects network, email, cloud, and web infrastructures, minimizing the risk of damaging and costly data breaches.
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announced 5/13/2020 via BusinessWire

VMware, Inc., will acquire Octarine

synopsis: VMware, Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software, is to acquire Octarine, whose innovative security platform for Kubernetes applications helps simplify DevSecOps and enables cloud native environments to be intrinsically secure, from development through runtime.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Octarine
Octarine delivers zero trust, runtime security for cloud-native apps to give organizations total visibility and control over all their container and VM communications, so they can confidently maintain security and compliance when transitioning to cloud-native.
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announced 1/21/2020 via GlobeNewswire

VMware, Inc., will acquire Nyansa

synopsis: VMware, Inc. has announced its intent to acquire Nyansa, Inc., a fast-growing innovator of AI-based network analytics. The company is credited with developing the first cloudsourced, vendor-agnostic network analytics system, called Voyance, purpose-built for increasingly mobile enterprise network environments.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Nyansa
Nyansa, Inc. is a fast-growing innovator of AI-based network analytics. The company is credited with developing the first cloudsourced, vendor-agnostic network analytics system, called Voyance, purpose-built for increasingly mobile enterprise network environments.
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closed 10/8/2019 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired Carbon Black, Inc.

synopsis: VMware, Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software, has acquired Carbon Black, a leader in cloud-native endpoint protection. Carbon Black’s innovative cloud-native security platform leverages big data and behavioral analytics to provide comprehensive endpoint protection against even the most advanced cyberattacks.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Carbon Black, Inc. (CBLK:$229.71)
Carbon Black is a leader in cloud-native endpoint protection dedicated to keeping the world safe from cyberattacks. The CB Predictive Security Cloud consolidates endpoint protection and IT operations into an endpoint protection platform that prevents advanced threats and provides actionable insight.
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closed 8/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired Intrinsic Inc

synopsis: Enterprise software company VMware has acquired Intrinsic, a start-up that is dedicated to building the best technologies for securing applications and allow organizations to continue using all software without having to trust it.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Intrinsic Inc
Intrinsic is dedicated to building the best technologies for securing applications. Intrinsic’s goal is to allow organizations to continue using all software without having to trust it. They brought complex security systems used by the military to the general public.
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announced 8/21/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire Veriflow

synopsis: VMware will acquire Veriflow to strengthen their capabilities in the pervasive network monitoring, troubleshooting, and verification space. Veriflow is an innovator in network verification, assurance, and troubleshooting. Veriflow’s technology provides problem detection for critical network issues—physical and virtual.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Veriflow
Veriflow brings formal verification to network infrastructure for the first time, continuously ensuring networks operate as intended. Veriflow predicts outages before they impact the business and vulnerabilities before they are exploited, allowing IT teams to operate secure and resilient networks.
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announced 7/25/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire Uhana

synopsis: VMware, a company that powers the world's digital infrastructure, will be acquiring Uhana, a company that leverages AI in operator private clouds or public cloud infrastructure. Uhana’s AI engine leverages deep reinforced learning, so the system learns how networks and applications can be controlled, then provides AI-optimized control guidance.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Uhana
Uhana leverages AI in operator private clouds or public cloud infrastructure. Uhana’s AI engine leverages deep reinforced learning, so the system learns how networks and applications can be controlled, then provides AI-optimized control guidance via an API.
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announced 7/24/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire BitFusion.io

synopsis: VMware Software, company that powers the world's digital infrastructure, has acquired Bitfusion, a pioneer in virtualization of accelerated compute with a strong focus on GPU technology. Bitfusion provides better sharing of GPU resources among isolated GPU compute workloads.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: BitFusion.io
Bitfusion is a pioneer in virtualization of accelerated compute with a strong focus on GPU technology. It provides better sharing of GPU resources among isolated GPU compute workloads—even allowing sharing to happen across the network.
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announced 6/13/2019 via GlobeNewswire

VMware, Inc., will acquire Avi Networks

synopsis: VMware, Inc. announced its intent to acquire Avi Networks, a leader in multi-cloud application delivery services. Avi Networks enables public-cloud-like simplicity for application services such as load balancing and security in any data center or cloud.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Avi Networks
Avi Networks enables public-cloud-like simplicity for application services such as load balancing and security in any data center or cloud. Their platform provides agile, software-based ADC capabilities and actionable insights with auto scaling and automation driven by its 100% REST APIs.
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announced 5/16/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire Bitnami

synopsis: VMware, a software virtualization company, is to acquire Bitnami, a leader in application packaging solutions providing the largest catalog of click-to-deploy applications and development stacks for major cloud and Kubernetes environments.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Bitnami
Bitnami is the leading provider of packaged applications for any platform. The Bitnami application automation platform delivers and maintains a catalog of 130+ ready-to-run server applications and development environments in partnership with the world’s leading cloud providers.
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announced 2/6/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire AetherPal

synopsis: VMware announced its intent to acquire AetherPal, a provider of remote support solutions that enable IT to remotely view, control, troubleshoot, and fix devices and applications in the field to improve productivity and efficiency, while reducing downtime. VMware is committed to supporting customers with a unified digital workspace platform.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: AetherPal
AetherPal helps enterprises drive app adoption and usage through on- device training and keep their apps running through remote support, so that enterprises can efficiently and reliably scale their businesses on mobile.
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announced 11/6/2018 via GlobeNewswire

VMware, Inc., will acquire Heptio

synopsis: VMware, Inc., a subsidiary of Dell that provides cloud computing and platform virtualization software and services, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Heptio, a leader in the open Kubernetes ecosystem. Heptio’s products and expertise help organizations deploy and operationalize Kubernetes.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Heptio
Heptio unleashes the technology-driven enterprise with products and services that help customers realize the full potential of Kubernetes and transform IT into a business accelerator.
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announced 8/27/2018 via GlobeNewswire

VMware, Inc., will acquire CloudHealth

synopsis: VMware, Inc. has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire CloudHealth Technologies. CloudHealth Technologies provides the world’s most trusted software platform for accelerating business transformation in the cloud. More than 3,500 organizations globally rely on CloudHealth.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: CloudHealth
CloudHealth Technologies provides the world’s most trusted software platform for accelerating business transformation in the cloud. More than 3,500 organizations globally rely on CloudHealth.
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closed 3/28/2018 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., acquired E8 Security

synopsis: VMware, a leading innovator in enterprise software, has acquired the technology and team of E8 Security. E8 Security uses machine learning to surface anomalies and suspicious behaviors, discover malicious activity, and correlate data from different sources, reducing alert fatigue and accelerating the detection of advanced cyber threats.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware is an innovator in enterprise software. VMware helps customers improve the health and security posture of their digital workspace through the VMware Workspace ONE platform. VMware solutions help organizations improve business agility by modernizing data centers and integrating public clouds. "
target: E8 Security
E8 Security, a leading cyber security company, uses machine learning to surface anomalies and suspicious behaviors, discover malicious activity, and correlate data from different sources, reducing alert fatigue and accelerating the detection of advanced cyber threats.
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closed 2/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired CloudCoreo, Inc.

synopsis: VMware has acquired CloudCoreo to assist customers in understanding risks associated with public cloud services. CloudCoreo's configuration-management solution monitors cloud infrastructure stacks for errors, misconfigurations, and public cloud cybersecurity risks so they can be fixed before breaches or compliance policy violations can occur.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware, a leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, helps customers accelerate their digital transformation. With VMware solutions, organizations are improving business agility by modernizing data centers and integrating public clouds, and by driving innovation with modern apps. "
target: CloudCoreo, Inc.
CloudCoreo offers a solution for proactively identifying public cloud risks at the time of deployment to prevent breaches of compliance violations before they occur. The solution also continuously scans and monitors cloud infrastructure to keep applications and data safe.
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closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired VeloCloud

synopsis: VMware announced it has acquired VeloCloud. VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN (Software-Defined Wide Area Networking) enables enterprises to support application growth, network agility and simplified branch implementations while delivering optimized access to cloud services, private datacenters and enterprise applications.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware, a leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, helps customers accelerate their digital transformation. VMware enables enterprises to master a software-defined approach to business and IT with VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture™ and solutions for the data center, mobility, & security. "
target: VeloCloud
VeloCloud™ is the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN™ company. VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN enables enterprises to support application growth, network agility and simplified branch implementations while delivering optimized access to cloud services, private datacenters and enterprise applications.
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announced 6/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., will acquire Lastline, Inc.

synopsis: Software company VMware has agreed to acquire Lastline, a provider of AI-based cybersecurity services. Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Lastline, Inc.
Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network. Lastline protects network, email, cloud, and web infrastructures, minimizing the risk of damaging and costly data breaches.
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closed 11/9/2022 via PR Newswire

BOXX Insurance Inc., acquired Templarbit Shield

synopsis: Toronto-based global cyber insurtech, BOXX Insurance, has acquired Templarbit, a cyber threat intelligence platform that makes it simpler for businesses to stay ahead of digital threats. Templarbit has built state of the art technology that alerts companies when their platform identifies vulnerabilities in their network that hackers can exploit.
buyer: BOXX Insurance Inc.
Based in Toronto, BOXX Insurance helps businesses, individuals and families insure and defend against cyber threats. BOXX's vision is to help people stay ahead of, respond to and recover from cyber threats, putting their digital safety first. "
target: Templarbit Shield
Templarbit is a next-gen security company focused on building modern solutions that empower a new generation of security teams. By building solutions to be cloud native and powered by data intelligence, Templarbit has redefined the way teams perform assessments on a company's security posture.
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closed 11/2/2022 via PR Newswire

Intel 471, acquired SpiderFoot

synopsis: Intel 471, the premier provider of cyber threat intelligence for leading intelligence, security, and fraud teams across the globe, announced the acquisition of Estonia-based SpiderFoot, a best-in-class provider of open-source intelligence, attack surface management and digital investigations.
buyer: Intel 471
Intel 471 empowers enterprises, government agencies, and other organizations to win the cybersecurity war using near-real-time insights into the latest malicious actors, relationships, threat patterns, and imminent attacks relevant to their businesses. "
target: SpiderFoot
Based in Estonia, SpiderFoot is an Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) automation platform for threat intelligence operations and digital investigations. SpiderFoot's SaaS product automatically queries over 100 public data sources to gather intelligence on IP addresses, domain names, more.
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closed 10/27/2022 via GlobeNewswire

OPSWAT, Inc, acquired FileScan.IO

synopsis: OPSWAT, a leading provider of critical infrastructure protection (CIP) cybersecurity solutions, has acquired all assets of Germany-based FileScan.IO, a free next-gen malware analysis platform with a focus on Indicators of Compromise ("IOCs") extraction and related threat intelligence data.
buyer: OPSWAT, Inc
OPSWAT is a global leader in IT, Operational Technology (OT), and Industrial Control Systems (ICS) critical infrastructure cybersecurity solutions and Deep Content Disarm and Reconstruction (CDR), protecting the world’s mission-critical organizations from malware and zero-day attacks. "
target: FileScan.IO
Based in Germany, FileScan.IO is a free malware analysis service that offers rapid in-depth file assessments, threat intelligence and indicator of compromise (IOCs) extraction for a wide range of executable files, documents and scripts.
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closed 10/5/2022 via PR Newswire

Qualys, Inc., acquired Blue Hexagon

synopsis: Qualys, Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of disruptive cloud-based IT, security and compliance solutions, announced it acquired the assets of Blue Hexagon. Blue Hexagon is an AI/ML innovator of Cloud Threat Detection and Response solutions enabling enterprises to adopt the public cloud securely through real-time detection.
buyer: Qualys, Inc. (QLYS:$427.84)
Qualys, Inc. is a pioneer and leading provider of disruptive cloud-based security, compliance and IT solutions with more than 10,000 subscription customers worldwide, including a majority of the Forbes Global 100 and Fortune 100. "
target: Blue Hexagon
Blue Hexagon is an AI/ML innovator of Cloud Threat Detection and Response solutions enabling enterprises to adopt the public cloud securely through real-time detection of several types of cloud attacks.
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closed 9/29/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Zscaler, Inc., acquired ShiftRight

synopsis: Zscaler, Inc., the leader in cloud security, announced it has completed its acquisition of ShiftRight, a leader in closed loop security workflow automation. ShiftRight’s workflow automation technology is currently being integrated into the Zscaler Zero Trust Exchange™ cloud security platform.
buyer: Zscaler, Inc. (ZS:$1,090.95)
Zscaler enables organizations to securely transform their networks and applications for a mobile, cloud-first world. Its flagship services, Zscaler Internet Access and Zscaler Private Access, create fast, secure connections between users and applications, regardless of device, location, or network. "
target: ShiftRight
ShiftRight is a leader in closed loop security workflow automation. They are a stealth mode startup that empowers security leaders to make the right business decisions to establish a shared responsibility model of Security with their business line counterparts while optimizing their security spend.
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closed 11/17/2022 via GlobeNewswire

JAMF, acquired ZecOps

synopsis: Jamf, the standard in Apple Enterprise Management, has completed the acquisition of ZecOps, Inc. a leader in mobile detection and response. Jamf offers robust management and mobile security capabilities for iOS devices.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: JAMF (JAMF:$366.39)
Jamf, the standard in Apple Enterprise Management, extends the legendary Apple experience people love to businesses, schools, and government organizations through its software and the world’s largest online community of IT admins focused exclusively on Apple, Jamf Nation. "
target: ZecOps
ZecOps develops the world’s most powerful platform to discover and analyze mobile cyber attacks. Used by world-leading enterprises, governments and individuals globally, ZecOps Mobile Detection and Response platform provides a realistic and scalable approach to mobile threat hunting.
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closed 7/27/2022 via BusinessWire

PerimeterX merged with HUMAN Security, Inc.,

synopsis: HUMAN Security, Inc. (formerly White Ops), the global leader in safeguarding enterprises from sophisticated bot attacks and fraud, and PerimeterX, the leading provider of solutions that detect and stop the abuse of identity and account information to deter fraud on the web, announced that the two companies are merging.
buyer parent: ClearSky
buyer: HUMAN Security, Inc.
HUMAN (formerly White Ops) is a cybersecurity company that safeguards enterprises and internet platforms from sophisticated bot attacks and fraud to keep digital experiences human. "
target: PerimeterX
PerimeterX is the leading provider of solutions that detect and stop the abuse of identity and account information on the web. Its cloud-native solutions detect risks to your web applications and proactively manage them, freeing you to focus on growth and innovation.
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closed 7/27/2022 via PR Newswire

AgileBlue, purchased MDR Platform from Crowe

synopsis: AgileBlue, a fast-growing Cyber Security Operations Center (SOC) and eXtended Detection and Response (XDR) platform, announced its acquisition of Crowe LLP's Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Platform. Crowe LLP's MDR platform focuses on customized solutions to strengthen, enhance, and build mature data security programs for its clients.
buyer: AgileBlue
AgileBlue is a global Security Operations Center (SOC) and eXtended Detection and Response (XDR) platform that's proven to detect cyber threats faster and more accurately across entire digital infrastructures and clouds. The company provides 24x7 monitoring, detection, and response to cyber threats."
seller: Crowe
Crowe LLP's Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Platform focuses on customized solutions to strengthen, enhance, and build mature data security programs for its clients.
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closed 6/27/2022 via PR Newswire

XM Cyber, acquired Cyber Observer, Ltd.

synopsis: XM Cyber, leader in hybrid cloud security, announced the acquisition of Cyber Observer, an innovator in Continuous Controls Monitoring (CCM) and Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM). Cyber Observer is a continuous end-to-end cybersecurity posture management platform.
buyer parent: The Schwarz Group
buyer: XM Cyber
XM Cyber is a leading hybrid cloud security company that is changing the way innovative organizations approach cyber risk. Its attack path management platform continuously uncovers hidden attack paths to businesses' critical assets across cloud and on-prem environments. "
target: Cyber Observer, Ltd.
Cyber Observer is a continuous end-to-end cybersecurity posture management platform. The platform reduces business losses and audit costs by leveraging technology that performs ongoing monitoring and auditing using Continuous Controls Monitoring.
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closed 6/23/2022 via PR Newswire

Johnson Controls, acquired Tempered

synopsis: Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy, and sustainable buildings, has acquired Tempered Networks, a zero trust cybersecurity provider. Acquiring Tempered Networks allows Johnson Controls to secure buildings data from edge to cloud using the company's zero trust based Airwall technology.
buyer: Johnson Controls (JCI:$24,693.00)
Johnson Controls transforms the environments where people live, work, learn and play. As the global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, Johnson Controls' mission is to reimagine the performance of buildings to serve people, places and the planet. "
target: Tempered
Tempered's Airwall solution protects critical infrastructure with the industry's only, truly native Zero Trust platform. Airwall helps businesses easily secure things and facilities while still allowing them to monitor and connect remotely, from anywhere.
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announced 6/10/2022 via PR Newswire

IBM, will acquire Randori

synopsis: IBM is to acquire Randori, a leading attack surface management (ASM) and offensive cybersecurity provider based in the Boston area. Randori helps clients continuously identify external facing assets, both on-premise or in the cloud, that are visible to attackers – and prioritize exposures which pose the greatest risk.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$58,361.00)
IBM is a leading cloud platform and cognitive solutions company. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, they are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world. With Watson, the AI platform for business, powered by data, IBM is building industry-based solutions to real-world problems. "
target: Randori
Randori is a leading attack surface management and offensive cybersecurity provider based in the Boston area. Randori helps clients continuously identify external facing assets, both on-premise or in the cloud, that are visible to attackers – and prioritize exposures which pose the greatest risk.
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closed 6/8/2022 via Company Press Release

Framatome, acquired Cyberwatch

synopsis: Framatome announced the acquisition of Cyberwatch, a team of experts in vulnerability management and compliance control. This addition complements and strengthens Framatome’s cybersecurity offering and expands its portfolio of solutions to serve public administrations, nuclear and other critical industries.
buyer parent: The EDF Group
buyer: Framatome
Framatome is a France-based company in the nuclear energy market recognized for its innovative solutions and value-added technologies for designing, building, maintaining, and advancing the global nuclear fleet. "
target: Cyberwatch
Cyberwatch is a French computer security software publisher, specializing in vulnerability management and compliance control. Cyberwatch helps operators of vital importance and operators of essential services, to reduce IT risks using continuous analyzes and relevant reports.
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announced 6/1/2022 via GlobeNewswire

ReliaQuest, will acquire Digital Shadows

synopsis: ReliaQuest, a force multiplier of security operations, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Digital Shadows, a company that delivers threat intelligence for security teams. Their platform was built with today’s overloaded security analyst at heart, who demanded a more relevant and actionable approach to threat intelligence.
buyer: ReliaQuest
ReliaQuest, the force multiplier of security operations, increases visibility, reduces complexity, and manages risk with its cloud native security operations platform, GreyMatter. "
target: Digital Shadows
Digital Shadows provides threat intelligence that delivers for every security team. Their platform was built with today’s overloaded security analyst at heart, who demanded a more relevant and actionable approach to threat intelligence.
price ($mm)
$160
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announced 5/27/2022 via Company Press Release

Broadcom Limited, will acquire VMware, Inc.

synopsis: Broadcom Inc., a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions, is to acquire VMware, Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software.
buyer: Broadcom Limited (AVGO:$27,450.00)
Broadcom is a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies a broad range of semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions. Broadcom's category-leading product portfolio serves critical markets including data center, networking, enterprise software, broadband, and more. "
target: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$12,851.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners.
price ($mm)[EV]
$61,031 [$70,358]
rev ($mm)
$12,945
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$3,099
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5.4x
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22.7x
closed 5/18/2022 via PR Newswire

Appsian Security merged with Pathlock,

synopsis: Pathlock, the leading provider of access governance solutions for business applications, announced a merger with Appsian, the leading provider of ERP data security solutions, and Security Weaver, the leading provider of governance, risk and compliance management (GRCM) software for SAP.
buyer: Pathlock
Pathlock is the global leader in application governance, risk, and compliance. Its platform protects over 140 enterprise business applications and the critical transactions they power. "
target: Appsian Security
Appsian provides comprehensive data security and compliance solutions for ERP applications such as SAP and Oracle. The Appsian Security Platform is designed to manage and mitigate the myriad of risks associated with ERP data, including hacking, fraud, theft, and business process errors.
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closed 5/5/2022 via BusinessWire

Magnet Forensics Inc., acquired Comae Technologies

synopsis: Magnet Forensics, a developer of digital investigation solutions for more than 4,000 enterprises and public safety organizations in over 100 countries, announced the acquisition of the strategic IP assets of Comae Technologies, a cybersecurity firm that specializes in incident response and memory analysis.
buyer: Magnet Forensics Inc. (TSX:MAGT:$70.29)
Magnet Forensics is a Canada-based leader in the development of digital investigation software that acquires, analyzes and shares evidence from computers, smartphones, the cloud and more. Magnet Forensics helps examiners and investigators fight crime, protect assets and guard national security. "
target: Comae Technologies
Comae is a UAE-based cybersecurity company that specializes in cloud-based memory analysis used to recover evidence from the volatile memory of devices.
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closed 4/21/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Devo, acquired Kognos, Inc.

synopsis: Devo Technology, the cloud-native logging and security analytics company, has acquired Kognos, the autonomous threat hunting pioneer. This acquisition combines Devo, the industry’s most scalable cloud-native logging and security analytics platform, with Kognos to deliver on what Devo calls the “autonomous SOC.”
buyer: Devo
Devo is the only cloud-native logging and security analytics platform that releases the full potential of data to empower bold, confident action. Devo arms analysts with the fastest query capabilities, real-time alerting and data analytics so they can keep pace with attackers. "
target: Kognos, Inc.
Kognos is the pioneer of autonomous threat hunting. Kognos uses an AI powered inquiry engine to ask thousands of forensic questions per second to fully contextualize the attack and present the findings as complete attack campaigns, allowing the analyst to respond in real-time.
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closed 4/8/2022 via BusinessWire

HelpSystems, LLC, acquired Terranova Security

synopsis: HelpSystems announced the acquisition of Terranova Security, a leader in global phishing simulation and security awareness training. Available in more than 40 languages, Terranova’s platform and content incorporates gamification techniques to increase engagement and knowledge retention.
buyer parent: HGGC, LLC
buyer: HelpSystems, LLC
HelpSystems is a software company focused on helping exceptional organizations Build a Better IT. The company's cybersecurity and automation software simplifies critical IT processes to give its customers peace of mind. "
target: Terranova Security
Terranova Security is a global security awareness training partner. Using a proven pedagogical framework, Terranova Security training solutions empower organizations worldwide to implement programs that change user behaviors, reduce the human risk factor, and counter cyber threats effectively.
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closed 4/5/2022 via BusinessWire

Airiam, acquired Syntervision

synopsis: Airiam, a newly formed managed IT and Digital Transformation company with a strong focus on cybersecurity, has acquired Alabama-based Syntervision, the developer of a robust cybersecurity XDR, SIEM and SOAR solution in addition to a 24/7 Security Operations Center (SOC).
buyer: Airiam
Airiam provides businesses with best-in-class managed IT and cybersecurity solutions, including AirGuard, a bundled suite of IT and cybersecurity software and services offered at per-user monthly plans. Airiam’s managed IT services are scalable, agile and robust for all business types. "
target: Syntervision
Alabama-based Syntervision is the developer of a robust cybersecurity XDR, SIEM and SOAR solution in addition to a 24/7 Security Operations Center (SOC). They are an established SaaS company committed to filling in the gaps of existing ITSM tools with a platform that is simple and scalable.
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Darktrace
Darktrace
Darktrace, a global leader in cyber security AI, delivers world-class technology that protects over 6,500 customers worldwide from advanced threats, including ransomware and cloud and SaaS attacks.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$281.34
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.82)
EBIT ($mm)
($23.26)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1605
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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: 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
2021
rev ($mm)
$6.34
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.60)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.50)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
49
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$5.14
EBITDA ($mm)
($9.21)
EBIT ($mm)
($9.41)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
63
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Ticker: OTCPK:SFOR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
StrikeForce Technologies, Inc.
StrikeForce Technologies, Inc.
StrikeForce Technologies helps to prevent Cyber theft and data security breaches for consumers, corporations, and government agencies. It provides powerful two-factor, “Out-of-Band” authentication, keystroke encryption along with mobile solutions.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$0.32
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.27)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.27)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
9
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,131.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$934.70
EBIT ($mm)
$913.00
Net Income ($mm)
$826.70
Employees
5198
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Ticker: NasdaqGS:MNDT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mandiant Corporation
Mandiant Corporation
Since their founding in 2004, Mandiant has become one of the world's most trusted cyber security firms, helping identify and defend against some of the most high-profile cyber security breaches for top Fortune 100 companies and governments around the world.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$483.45
EBITDA ($mm)
($238.48)
EBIT ($mm)
($321.61)
Net Income ($mm)
$916.14
Employees
2335
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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
2022
rev ($mm)
$427.84
EBITDA ($mm)
$160.74
EBIT ($mm)
$124.94
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Varonis Systems
Varonis is a pioneer in data security and analytics. Varonis' Data Security Platform detects insider threats and cyberattacks by analyzing data, account activity, and user behavior. Their platform prevents and limits disaster by discovering and locking down sensitive, regulated and stale data.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$270.05
EBITDA ($mm)
($75.90)
EBIT ($mm)
($85.22)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1574
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$22.88
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.30
EBIT ($mm)
$0.89
Net Income ($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: VMW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VMware, Inc.
VMware, Inc.
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners.
year
2023
rev ($mm)
$12,851.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$3,447.00
EBIT ($mm)
$2,337.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$4,256.10
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.20
EBIT ($mm)
($301.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
8376
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,131.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$934.70
EBIT ($mm)
$913.00
Net Income ($mm)
$826.70
Employees
5198
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Ticker: UIS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unisys Corporation
Unisys Corporation
Unisys is a worldwide information technology company. They specialize in helping clients secure their operations, increase the efficiency and utilization of their data centers, enhance support to their end users and constituents, and modernize their enterprise applications.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,092.00
EBITDA ($mm)
($335.10)
EBIT ($mm)
($367.10)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
17200
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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: 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
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,245.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$863.51
EBIT ($mm)
$817.23
Net Income ($mm)
$788.83
Employees
872
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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
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,245.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$863.51
EBIT ($mm)
$817.23
Net Income ($mm)
$788.83
Employees
872
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Ticker: LSE:SOPH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sophos
Sophos
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.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$710.60
EBITDA ($mm)
$79.50
EBIT ($mm)
$56.10
Net Income ($mm)
$26.90
Employees
3381
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Ticker: CYBR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CyberArk
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
2020
rev ($mm)
$444.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$61.58
EBIT ($mm)
$51.23
Net Income ($mm)
$51.77
Employees
1380
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Ticker: FSCT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ForeScout Technologies
ForeScout Technologies
ForeScout is transforming security through visibility. They help make the invisible visible by providing Global 2000 enterprises and government agencies with agentless visibility and control of traditional and IoT devices the instant they connect to the network.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$336.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($89.27)
EBIT ($mm)
($101.19)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1107
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Ticker: LSE:DARK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Darktrace
Darktrace
Darktrace, a global leader in cyber security AI, delivers world-class technology that protects over 6,500 customers worldwide from advanced threats, including ransomware and cloud and SaaS attacks.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$281.34
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.82)
EBIT ($mm)
($23.26)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1605
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Ticker: NYSE:S
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SentinelOne
SentinelOne is the only cybersecurity solution encompassing AI-powered prevention, detection, response, and hunting across endpoints, containers, cloud workloads, and IoT devices in a single autonomous Extended Detection and Response (XDR) platform.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$204.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($259.32)
EBIT ($mm)
($267.23)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1080
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Ticker: TSXV:PLUR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plurilock Security Solutions
Plurilock Security Solutions
Plurilock is an identity-centric cybersecurity solutions provider in Canada. Plurilock provides a real-time cybersecurity solution that uses AI to identify, prevent, and eliminate insider threats. Their platform enables users to immediately spot and monitor credentials in use by unauthorized users.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$18.65
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.63)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.64)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
42
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Ticker: ENXTPA:ALLIX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wallix
Wallix
WALLIX is a software company offering privileged access management solutions for large and medium sized enterprises, public organizations and cloud service providers, helping their many customers to protect their critical IT assets including data, servers, terminals and connected devices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$17.02
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.36)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.68)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
127
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