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Sophos, acquired Capsule8

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has acquired Capsule8, a pioneer and market leader of runtime visibility, detection, and response for Linux production servers and containers covering on-premise and cloud workloads. Sophos will integrate Capsule8 technology into its Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem (ACE).
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Based in the UK, Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from the most advanced cyberthreats. "
target: Capsule8
Capsule8 is the pioneer behind “ops-friendly” security that embeds seamlessly into Linux systems. Modern enterprises depend on Capsule8 to secure their workloads with runtime visibility, detection and response in any environment – whether containerized, virtualized, or bare metal.
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announced 10/21/2021 via GlobeNewswire

KnowBe4, will acquire SecurityAdvisor

synopsis: KnowBe4, Inc., the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, announced that they have entered into a material definitive agreement to acquire SecurityAdvisor, a company that provides the only personalized security awareness platform that quantifiably reduces security incidents.
buyer: KnowBe4 (KNBE:$207.12)
KnowBe4, provider of the leading security awareness platform. KnowBe4 helps organizations address the human element of security by raising awareness about ransomware, CEO fraud, and other social engineering tactics through a new-school approach to awareness training on security. "
target: SecurityAdvisor
SecurityAdvisor provides the only personalized security awareness platform that quantifiably reduces security incidents. SecurityAdvisor’s patented platform integrates easily with existing security infrastructure to deliver real-time coaching for each employee.
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closed 10/13/2021 via BusinessWire

RealDefense LLC, acquired Stopzilla

synopsis: RealDefense, a holding company that develops and markets security, privacy and optimization software & services for consumers and small businesses, has acquired STOPzilla, a provider of malware and antivirus software for Windows PCs and Android devices. STOPzilla was founded in 2001 and has achieved over two million active customers.
buyer: RealDefense LLC
RealDefense is a holding company that develops and markets security, privacy and optimization software/services for consumers and small businesses. "
target: Stopzilla
STOPzilla offers the ultimate line of protection against malware and viruses with powerful antivirus, antimalware, and optimization software for Windows PCs and Android devices. STOPzilla has been downloaded millions of times over and has been protecting customers' devices since inception in 2001.
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closed 10/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Tenable Network Security Inc, acquired Accurics

synopsis: Tenable Holdings, Inc. has acquired Accurics, Inc., a pioneer in delivering cloud-native security for both DevOps and security teams. With this acquisition, Tenable and Accurics will introduce a complete lifecycle approach to modern risk management, leveraging Infrastructure as Code (IaC) to fix problems for any cloud environment.
buyer: Tenable Network Security Inc (TENB:$483.81)
Tenable is the Cyber Exposure company, enabling organizations around the globe to understand and reduce cyber risk. As the creator of Nessus, Tenable extended its expertise in vulnerabilities to deliver the world’s first platform to see and secure any digital asset on any computing platform. "
target: Accurics
Accurics is a pioneer in delivering cloud-native security for both DevOps and security teams. Accurics enables the programmatic detection and mitigation of risks in Infrastructure as Code (IaC) before anything is ever provisioned.
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closed 9/23/2021 via BNC Analysis

LogPoint, acquired SecBI

synopsis: LogPoint, the global cybersecurity innovator, announced it has acquired Tel Aviv-based SecBI, a disruptive player in automated cyber threat detection and response. SecBI's universal SOAR and XDR platform will integrate natively with LogPoint and further deliver on the company's mission to revolutionize the customer cyber resiliency.
buyer: LogPoint
LogPoint is committed to creating the best SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) in the world. LogPoint enables organizations to convert data into actionable intelligence: supporting cybersecurity, compliance, IT operations, and business analytics. "
target: SecBI
SecBI detects complex and stealthy cyber security threats, instantly unveiling the full scope of an attack, making mitigation fast and accurate, while substantially reducing false positives. Such early detection is critical in preventing a serious breach.
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announced 8/12/2021 via BNC Analysis

Tevano, will acquire Illuria Security Inc.

synopsis: Canada-based Tevano Systems Holdings Inc. will acquire Illuria Security Inc., a developer of cyber deception software. The acquisition of Illuria's technology will help Tevano meet the cyber security needs of its existing connections and expand through ongoing sales and marketing initiatives.
buyer: Tevano (CNSX:TEVO:$0.05)
Based in Vancouver, Tevano is a hardware and software business solutions company. Its Health Shield product is an innovative AI-driven electronic device which provides instant body temperature scanning and notifies users if they need to wear a face mask. "
target: Illuria Security Inc.
Illuria is a developer of cyber-deception automation and threat intelligence technology. Using custom software decoys and lures, Illuria's software seeks to solve the challenge of cyber-attacks by detecting threats, systematically deceiving attackers, and actively deterring future attacks.
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closed 8/11/2021 via BusinessWire

Mandiant Corporation, acquired Intrigue

synopsis: Mandiant, a part of FireEye, Inc., announced the acquisition of Intrigue, a leader in the emerging attack surface management market. Intrigue’s attack surface management technology will be integrated into the Mandiant Advantage platform, enabling organizations to discover, monitor, and manage risk across their entire attack surface.
buyer parent: FireEye
buyer: Mandiant Corporation
Mandiant, a part of FireEye, brings together the world’s leading threat intelligence and frontline expertise with continuous security validation to arm organizations with the tools needed to increase security effectiveness and reduce organizational risk. "
target: Intrigue
Intrigue is an innovator in enterprise attack surface management. Intrigue's solutions actively map and monitor over 120,000 organizations and integrate with more than 250 data sources and security technologies to ensure its customers achieve near 100% asset visibility.
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closed 8/3/2021 via BusinessWire

Ivanti, acquired RiskSense

synopsis: Ivanti has acquired RiskSense, a pioneer in risk-based vulnerability management and prioritization. This combination will enable organizations to shrink their attack surface, prioritize vulnerabilities to remediate, and reduce their exposure to cyber threats and ransomware attacks by taking a proactive, risk-based approach to patch management.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Ivanti
Ivanti makes the Everywhere Workplace possible. Ivanti's automation platform connects the company’s industry-leading unified endpoint management, zero trust security and enterprise service management solutions, providing a unified IT platform that enables devices to self-heal and self-secure. "
target: RiskSense
RiskSense provides vulnerability management and prioritization to measure and control cybersecurity risk. RiskSense's cloud-based platform uses risk-based scoring, analytics, and technology-accelerated pen testing to identify critical security weaknesses with corresponding remediation action plans.
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closed 7/30/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Everything Blockchain, acquired Vengar

synopsis: Everything Blockchain, Inc., an advanced software architecture, development, and services company specializing in blockchain technologies and decentralized processing, has acquired Vengar Technologies LLC, developer of a Zero Trust Data Protection software. Vengar's Zero Trust technology will be integrated into Everything Blockchain's solutions.
buyer: Everything Blockchain (OTCPK:OBTX:$2.07)
Everything Blockchain, Inc. is a blockchain development, architecture, and software designer, who also provides consulting and services specializing in blockchain technology and decentralized processing. "
target: Vengar
Vengar is a cybersecurity SaaS pioneer of “Zero-Trust” data solutions. Vengar combines on-device encryption, identity management, geofencing, and DRM to provide the very best data protection while also delivering simplified deployment and seamless user experience.
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closed 7/19/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Rapid7, LLC, acquired IntSights

synopsis: Rapid7, Inc., a leading provider of security analytics and automation, has acquired IntSights Cyber Intelligence Ltd., a leader in contextualized external threat intelligence and proactive threat remediation.
buyer: Rapid7, LLC (RPD:$411.49)
Rapid7 is advancing security with visibility, analytics, and automation through its Insight cloud. Rapid7 allows security teams to work more effectively with IT and development to reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. "
target: IntSights
IntSights is a leader in contextualized external threat intelligence and proactive threat remediation. They enable organizations to gain the full benefits of a threat intelligence program, no matter the scope or sophistication, while also significantly reducing the workload on security teams.
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closed 7/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Outpost24 AB, acquired Blueliv

synopsis: Sweden-based Outpost24, an innovator in full stack cybersecurity assessment, has acquired Blueliv, a leading cyber threat intelligence company headquartered in Spain. This combination will create one of the largest cybersecurity providers in Europe and provide businesses with the most advanced threat landscape monitoring solution available.
buyer parent: Monterro
buyer: 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. "
target: Blueliv
Blueliv is a leading cyber threat intelligence provider headquartered in Barcelona, Spain. Blueliv’s flagship product, the Threat Compass, is built from a customizable group of targeted intelligence modules which radically reduces attack success rates and improves incident response performance.
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announced 7/13/2021 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, will acquire RiskIQ

synopsis: Microsoft will acquire RiskIQ, a leader in global threat intelligence and attack surface management. RiskIQ helps customers discover and assess the security of their entire enterprise attack surface—in the Microsoft cloud, AWS, other clouds, on-premises, and from their supply chain.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$168,088.00)
Microsoft is the leading software corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells a range of software products and services. They offer Business Software, Design Tools, Developer Tools, Home & Educational Software, Tablets, Search, Advertising, Cloud Computing and more. "
target: RiskIQ
RiskIQ is a leader in internet security intelligence, providing the most comprehensive discovery, intelligence, and mitigation of threats associated with an organization’s digital presence. RiskIQ allows enterprises to gain unified insight and control over web, social and mobile exposures.
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announced 6/30/2021 via BusinessWire

Jfrog, will acquire VDOO

synopsis: JFrog Ltd. will acquire Israel-based Vdoo Connected Trust Ltd., the provider of an end-to-end product security platform for automating software security tasks. Vdoo will accelerate JFrog’s vision of becoming the company behind all software updates and creating a world of Liquid Software by expanding its end-to-end DevOps Platform offering.
buyer: Jfrog (FROG:$175.32)
JFrog is on a “Liquid Software” mission to enable the flow of software seamlessly and securely from the developer’s keystrokes to production. The end-to-end, hybrid JFrog Platform provides the tools and visibility required by software development organizations to fully embrace the power of DevOps. "
target: VDOO
Based in Israel, Vdoo provides an end-to-end product security platform for automating all software security tasks throughout the entire product lifecycle, ensuring all findings are prioritized, communicated, and mitigated.
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announced 6/16/2021 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, will acquire Deep-Secure Ltd.

synopsis: Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first cybersecurity solutions, will acquire Deep Secure, an innovative cyber security company in the UK. Deep Secure's cybersecurity products and services give organizations immunity from cyberattacks delivered via malware. They offer solutions for spyware, ransomware, email, web, and more.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders. "
target: Deep-Secure Ltd.
Deep Secure is an innovative cyber security company in the UK. Deep Secure's cybersecurity products and services give organizations immunity from cyberattacks delivered via malware and help protect against covert data loss. They offer solutions for spyware, ransomware, email, web, and more.
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closed 6/16/2021 via Company Press Release

Netwrix, acquired New Net Technologies

synopsis: Netwrix, a cybersecurity vendor that makes data security easy, has acquired New Net Technologies (NNT), a leading provider of IT security and compliance software. NNT's SecureOps provides protection against all forms of cyberattack and data breaches. They offer powerful solutions for change control, log management, vulnerability scanning, and more.
buyer: Netwrix
Netwrix makes data security easy, thereby simplifying how professionals can control sensitive, regulated, and business-critical data, regardless of where it resides. The company's solutions secure sensitive data, prove compliance, increase the productivity of IT teams, and more. "
target: New Net Technologies
New Net Technologies (NNT) is a leading provider of IT security and compliance software. NNT's SecureOps provides protection against all forms of cyberattack and data breaches. They offer powerful and reliable solutions for change control, log management, vulnerability scanning, and more.
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closed 6/11/2021 via PR Newswire

Resolve Systems, acquired Ayehu Inc.

synopsis: Resolve Systems, a pioneer in IT automation and service orchestration, has acquired Ayehu, the leading no-code intelligent IT automation platform. The combination bolsters Resolve's position as the most innovative IT automation provider, delivering comprehensive, end-to-end automation and orchestration.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Resolve Systems
Resolve helps IT teams achieve agile, autonomous operations with its leading enterprise automation and AIOps platform. Resolve handles a wide array of IT operations, from dependency mapping, event correlation, and predictive analytics to intelligently automating actions based on those findings. "
target: Ayehu Inc.
Ayehu provides an Intelligent automation and orchestration platform purpose-built for IT Operations and IT Service Management organizations looking to automate manual processes. Ayehu is a No-Code IT Automation Platform deployed by over 200 enterprise companies, including those in the Fortune 500.
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closed 5/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions, Inc., acquired CloudPassage

synopsis: Fidelis Cybersecurity announced the acquisition of CloudPassage. Founded in 2010, San Francisco-based CloudPassage safeguards cloud infrastructure for the world’s most-recognized brands in finance, e-commerce, gaming, B2B SaaS, healthcare, biotech, and digital media.
buyer parent: Skyview Capital LLC
buyer: Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions, Inc.
Fidelis Cybersecurity is a provider of threat detection, hunting, and response solutions. Fidelis combats cybercrime, data theft, and espionage by providing full visibility across hybrid cloud / on-prem environments, automating threat and data theft detection, and optimizing incident response. "
target: CloudPassage
Founded in 2010, San Francisco-based CloudPassage safeguards cloud infrastructure for the world’s most-recognized brands in finance, e-commerce, gaming, B2B SaaS, healthcare, biotech, and digital media.
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announced 5/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Cisco Systems, Inc., will acquire Kenna Security, Inc.

synopsis: Cisco is to acquire Kenna Security, Inc., a privately held cybersecurity company headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif. Kenna’s risk-based vulnerability management technology enables organizations to work cross-functionally to rapidly identify, prioritize and remediate cyber risks.
buyer: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO:$48,846.00)
Cisco System's hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible. Cisco designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. "
target: Kenna Security, Inc.
Kenna Security, Inc. is a privately held cybersecurity company headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif. Kenna’s risk-based vulnerability management technology enables organizations to work cross-functionally to rapidly identify, prioritize and remediate cyber risks.
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announced 5/12/2021 via BusinessWire

Absolute Software Corporation, will acquire NetMotion

synopsis: Absolute Software Corporation , a leader in Endpoint Resilience™ solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire NetMotion Software, Inc., a leading provider of connectivity and security solutions.
buyer: Absolute Software Corporation (TSX:ABT:$116.17)
Absolute Software, based in Canada, is a leader in Endpoint Resilience solutions and the industry’s only undeletable defense platform embedded in over a half-billion devices. Absolute Software enables a permanent digital tether between the endpoint and the enterprise who distributed it. "
target: NetMotion
NetMotion provides security solutions for millions of devices deployed around the world. Customers choose the NetMotion platform for its powerful zero trust network access (ZTNA), experience monitoring and mobile-first enterprise VPN functionality.
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closed 7/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

JAMF, acquired Wandera

synopsis: Jamf, the standard in Apple Enterprise Management, has acquired Wandera, a leader in zero trust cloud security and access for mobile devices. Wandera offers solutions for mobile threat defense, compliance and data cost management.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: JAMF (JAMF:$290.23)
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: Wandera
Wandera provides security and management of mobile data for enterprises. Solutions include mobile threat defense, compliance and data cost management. Wandera's pioneering multi-level architecture, on device and in the cloud, offers unrivalled visibility with the industry's largest mobile dataset.
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closed 7/7/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Capsule8

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has acquired Capsule8, a pioneer and market leader of runtime visibility, detection, and response for Linux production servers and containers covering on-premise and cloud workloads. Sophos will integrate Capsule8 technology into its Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem (ACE).
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Based in the UK, Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from the most advanced cyberthreats. "
target: Capsule8
Capsule8 is the pioneer behind “ops-friendly” security that embeds seamlessly into Linux systems. Modern enterprises depend on Capsule8 to secure their workloads with runtime visibility, detection and response in any environment – whether containerized, virtualized, or bare metal.
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closed 8/3/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Refactr

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Refactr, which develops and markets a versatile DevSecOps automation platform that bridges the gap between DevOps and cybersecurity.
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Based in the UK, Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from the most advanced cyberthreats. "
target: Refactr
Refactr is the creator of a radically simple DevSecOps automation platform made to bridge the gap between DevOps and Cybersecurity. Refactr’s platform is an orchestration layer sitting atop existing DevOps and cybersecurity technologies.
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closed 7/22/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Braintrace

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Braintrace, an innovator in Network Detection and Response (NDR) technology. Braintrace’s NDR provides deep visibility into network traffic patterns, including encrypted traffic, without the need for Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) decryption.
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Based in the UK, Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from the most advanced cyberthreats. "
target: Braintrace
Braintrace is an innovator in Network Detection and Response (NDR) technology. Braintrace’s NDR provides deep visibility into network traffic patterns, including encrypted traffic, without the need for Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) decryption.
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closed 7/7/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Capsule8

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has acquired Capsule8, a pioneer and market leader of runtime visibility, detection, and response for Linux production servers and containers covering on-premise and cloud workloads. Sophos will integrate Capsule8 technology into its Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem (ACE).
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Based in the UK, Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from the most advanced cyberthreats. "
target: Capsule8
Capsule8 is the pioneer behind “ops-friendly” security that embeds seamlessly into Linux systems. Modern enterprises depend on Capsule8 to secure their workloads with runtime visibility, detection and response in any environment – whether containerized, virtualized, or bare metal.
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closed 3/2/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, acquired Sophos

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sectors, has acquired Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting over organizations from advanced cyberthreats.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. The firm currently manages a series of private equity funds representing more than $30 billion of equity commitments. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Founded in Oxford, England, Sophos is a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting over organizations from advanced cyberthreats. Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques.
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closed 6/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Rook Security

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, has acquired Rook Security, a pioneer and leader in managed detection and response (MDR) services. Rook Security provides a 24/7 team of cyberthreat hunters and incident response experts who monitor, hunt for, analyze and respond to security incidents for businesses of all sizes.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos' complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. "
target: Rook Security
Rook Security is a cybersecurity design and innovation firm specializing in managed detection and response. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind., Rook Security works 24/7 to hunt and eliminate cyberattacks that technology solutions alone cannot prevent.
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Sophos, acquired DarkBytes

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, announced that it has acquired endpoint security platform company, DarkBytes. DarkBytes offers a unified platform to deliver security operations center services to organizations of all sizes.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos' complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. "
target: DarkBytes
DarkBytes is transforming cyber-security for all organizations with the first Unified Endpoint Protection Platform designed to consolidate all critical security controls into a single lightweight agent.
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closed 1/8/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Avid Secure

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, has acquired cloud infrastructure security company, Avid Secure. Avid Secure offers an artificial intelligence-based cloud security analytics, compliance, and DevSecOps platform to provide effective end-to-end protection in public cloud services such as AWS, Azure, and Google.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos' complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. "
target: Avid Secure
Avid Secure Platform is a next-generation cloud infrastructure security platform that combines deep security expertise with the power of AI to deliver intelligent security analytics, compliance automation, and rugged DevSecOps with a simple to use interface.
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announced 2/8/2017 via Market Wire

Sophos, will acquire Invincea

synopsis: Sophos, a leader in network and endpoint security, announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Invincea, a visionary provider of next-generation malware protection. Invincea's endpoint security portfolio is designed to detect and prevent unknown malware and sophisticated attacks via its patented deep learning neural-network algorithms.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos' complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. "
target: Invincea
Founded in 2009, Invincea is the next-generation endpoint security company that detects and prevents unknown malware and sophisticated attacks via its patented deep learning neural-network algorithms.
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$100
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closed 11/2/2016 via Market Wire

Sophos, acquired Barricade

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, announced that it has acquired Barricade, a pioneering start-up with a powerful behavior-based analytics engine built on machine learning techniques. The team and technology from Barricade will strengthen Sophos' synchronized security capabilities.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos' complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. "
target: Barricade
Barricade works like an early warning system against any attempts at breaching the security of your servers. They quietly watch in the background and can identify any security threats. In the event there is any serious activity they notify you and provide detailed steps needed to solve the situation
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closed 12/14/2015 via Market Wire

Sophos, acquired SurfRight

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, announced the acquisition of SurfRight, an innovator in signature-less next-generation endpoint threat detection and response (ETDR) and advanced threat prevention.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos' complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. "
target: SurfRight
Based in Hengelo, the Netherlands, SurfRight has developed a portfolio of technologies that prevent, detect and remediate zero-day and sophisticated attacks by interrupting malware and advanced persistent threat (APT) vectors.
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closed 6/10/2015 via BNC Analysis

Sophos, acquired Reflexion Networks, Inc.

synopsis: Sophos, a company that delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses, has acquired cloud-based email security firm Reflexion Networks. Reflexion markets archiving, email encryption and business continuity services.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos' complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. "
target: Reflexion Networks, Inc.
Reflexion Networks, Inc. provides hosted email security and compliance services. It offers an anti spam and email security service that blocks spam, viruses, and volume-based attacks and address-on-the-fly technology that preserves the integrity of primary email address.
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closed 10/7/2014 via Market Wire

Sophos, acquired Mojave Networks

synopsis: Sophos, an integrated cloud-managed security offering, announced that it has acquired cloud-based security firm Mojave Networks of San Mateo, Calif. Companies and organizations around the world rely on Mojave Networks’ cloud-based security to block advanced threats and protect company data while securing user privacy.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos delivers the best IT security and data protection for businesses. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos' complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. "
target: Mojave Networks
Companies and organizations around the world, including Fortune 500s and government agencies, rely on Mojave Networks’ cloud-based security to block advanced threats and protect company data while securing user privacy.
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announced 4/3/2012 via Market Wire

Sophos, Plc, will acquire DIALOGS Software GmbH

synopsis: Complete security leader Sophos announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire DIALOGS, a privately-held provider of mobile management solutions, headquartered in Germany. DIALOGS, one of Europe's leading mobile device management (MDM) providers brings twenty years of experience in mobile product development.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos, Plc (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos is committed to providing security and data protection solutions that are simple to manage, deploy and use and that deliver the industry's lowest total cost of ownership. Sophos offers award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions. "
target: DIALOGS Software GmbH
DIALOGS, one of Europe's leading mobile data communication providers, enables the professional use of locating mobile devices via GSM and GPS as well as fast and reliable short message service (SMS) communication worldwide.
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closed 7/6/2011 via Market Wire

Sophos, Plc, acquired Astaro Corporation

synopsis: Global IT security and data protection company Sophos announced that it has completed its acquisition of network security vendor Astaro Corp. Astaro develops and markets integrated network security solutions that deliver high-quality protection at low cost.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Sophos, Plc (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos is a provider of encryption, endpoint security, web, email, and network access control solutions backed by SophosLabs -- a global network of threat intelligence centers. Sophos is committed to providing security and data protection solutions that are simple to manage, deploy and use. "
target: Astaro Corporation
Astaro Corporation develops and markets integrated network security solutions that deliver high-quality protection at low cost. Distributed by a growing network of over 2500 resellers, more than 56000 Astaro installations protect business, school and government networks against IT security threats.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$56
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EV / rev
0.0x
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announced 5/3/2010 via Company Press Release

Apax Partners, will acquire Sophos, Plc

synopsis: IT security and data protection firm Sophos has announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to sell a majority interest in the company to Apax Partners, a global private equity group, in a transaction valuing the company at $830 million (USD).
buyer: Apax Partners
Apax Partners is one of the world's leading private equity investment groups. It operates across the United States, Europe and Israel and has more than 30 years of investing experience. Funds under the management or advice of Apax Partners total $35 billion around the world. "
target: Sophos, Plc (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos is a world leader in integrated threat management solutions, protecting against known and unknown malware, spyware, intrusions, unwanted applications, spam and policy abuse for business, education and government.
price ($mm)[EV]
$580 [$551]*
rev ($mm)
$282
EBITDA ($mm)
$19
EV / rev
1.4x
EV / EBITDA
21.5x
closed 10/1/2008 via Company Press Release

Sophos, Plc, acquired Utimaco Safeware, Inc

synopsis: Sophos Plc, a global leader in endpoint security and control solutions, announced its intent to acquire Utimaco Safeware AG, a global leader in data security solutions for enterprises, headquartered in Oberursel, near Frankfurt a.M., Germany. Sophos intends to launch a voluntary public takeover offer in cash for all outstanding Utimaco shares.
buyer: Sophos, Plc (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos is a world leader in integrated threat management solutions, protecting against known and unknown malware, spyware, intrusions, unwanted applications, spam and policy abuse for business, education and government. "
target: Utimaco Safeware, Inc
Utimaco Safeware, Inc. provides information technology security solutions. It focuses on data security in mobile and wireless computing environments.
price ($mm)[EV]
$188 [$137]*
rev ($mm)
$85
EBITDA ($mm)
$13
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
18.2x
closed 1/11/2007 via PR Newswire

Sophos, Plc, acquired ENDFORCE

synopsis: Sophos, a world leader in integrated threat management solutions, has acquired ENDFORCE, a leader in endpoint security policy compliance and network access control solutions for enterprise customers.
buyer: Sophos, Plc (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Sophos is a world leader in integrated threat management solutions, protecting against known and unknown malware, spyware, intrusions, unwanted applications, spam and policy abuse for business, education and government. "
target: ENDFORCE
ENDFORCE is a leader in secure network access control solutions. Leveraging CONTEXT Aware Authorization™ technology, this software-only, vendor-neutral framework protects corporate network resources from non-compliant or misconfigured endpoints.
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closed 2/22/2006 via BusinessWire

Pender Financial Group Corporation, acquired ActiveState Software, Inc.

synopsis: ActiveState, the leading provider of tools and services for dynamic languages, announced yesterday that it has been acquired by ActiveState Software Inc., a new company jointly owned by the employees of ActiveState and Pender Financial Group Corporation, an investment company focused on technology and healthcare.
buyer: Pender Financial Group Corporation
Pender Financial Group Corporation is a publicly traded investment company that owns or manages approximately $35 million of assets focused on technology, life sciences and healthcare companies based in British Columbia. "
target parent: Sophos, Plc
target: ActiveState Software, Inc.
ActiveState is the leading provider of tools and services for dynamic languages such as Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, and Tcl. Over two million developers rely on ActiveState's cross-platform professional development tools, high-quality language distributions, and enterprise services.
price ($mm)
$2.25
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closed 7/7/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Capsule8

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has acquired Capsule8, a pioneer and market leader of runtime visibility, detection, and response for Linux production servers and containers covering on-premise and cloud workloads. Sophos will integrate Capsule8 technology into its Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem (ACE).
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Based in the UK, Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from the most advanced cyberthreats. "
target: Capsule8
Capsule8 is the pioneer behind “ops-friendly” security that embeds seamlessly into Linux systems. Modern enterprises depend on Capsule8 to secure their workloads with runtime visibility, detection and response in any environment – whether containerized, virtualized, or bare metal.
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announced 10/21/2021 via GlobeNewswire

KnowBe4, will acquire SecurityAdvisor

synopsis: KnowBe4, Inc., the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, announced that they have entered into a material definitive agreement to acquire SecurityAdvisor, a company that provides the only personalized security awareness platform that quantifiably reduces security incidents.
buyer: KnowBe4 (KNBE:$207.12)
KnowBe4, provider of the leading security awareness platform. KnowBe4 helps organizations address the human element of security by raising awareness about ransomware, CEO fraud, and other social engineering tactics through a new-school approach to awareness training on security. "
target: SecurityAdvisor
SecurityAdvisor provides the only personalized security awareness platform that quantifiably reduces security incidents. SecurityAdvisor’s patented platform integrates easily with existing security infrastructure to deliver real-time coaching for each employee.
price ($mm)
$50
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announced 10/20/2021 via BNC Analysis

PricewaterhouseCoopers Australia, will acquire WebSecure Technologies Australia

synopsis: PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Australia is to acquire Sydney-based information security and risk management provider WebSecure Technologies Australia. They specialize in implementing digital identity and privileged access management (PAM) solutions, providing an end-to-end offering, including licensing, implementation and maintenance and support.
buyer parent: PwC
buyer: PricewaterhouseCoopers Australia
PricewaterhouseCoopers Australia is part of a multinational professional services network of firms, operating as partnerships under the PwC brand. PwC’s professional services include audit and assurance, tax and consulting that cover such areas as cybersecurity and privacy, HR, deals and forensics. "
target: WebSecure Technologies Australia
WebSecure Technologies is a Sydney-based information security and risk management provider. They specialize in implementing digital identity and privileged access management (PAM) solutions, providing an end-to-end offering, including licensing, implementation and maintenance and support.
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closed 10/13/2021 via BusinessWire

RealDefense LLC, acquired Stopzilla

synopsis: RealDefense, a holding company that develops and markets security, privacy and optimization software & services for consumers and small businesses, has acquired STOPzilla, a provider of malware and antivirus software for Windows PCs and Android devices. STOPzilla was founded in 2001 and has achieved over two million active customers.
buyer: RealDefense LLC
RealDefense is a holding company that develops and markets security, privacy and optimization software/services for consumers and small businesses. "
target: Stopzilla
STOPzilla offers the ultimate line of protection against malware and viruses with powerful antivirus, antimalware, and optimization software for Windows PCs and Android devices. STOPzilla has been downloaded millions of times over and has been protecting customers' devices since inception in 2001.
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announced 9/29/2021 via PR Newswire

Akamai Technologies, will acquire GuardiCore

synopsis: Akamai Technologies, Inc., the world's most trusted solution for protecting and delivering digital experiences, is to acquire Tel Aviv, Israel-based Guardicore, a segmentation company disrupting the legacy firewall market. Their software-only approach is decoupled from the physical network, providing a faster alternative to firewalls.
buyer: Akamai Technologies (AKAM:$3,334.66)
Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world's largest companies. Akamai's intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart, and secure. "
target: GuardiCore
Guardicore is the segmentation company disrupting the legacy firewall market. Their software-only approach is decoupled from the physical network, providing a faster alternative to firewalls. They offer greater security and visibility in the cloud, data-center and endpoint.
price ($mm)
$600
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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announced 9/21/2021 via PR Newswire

OneTrust LLC, will acquire Tugboat Logic

synopsis: OneTrust, the category-defining enterprise platform to operationalize trust, will acquire Tugboat Logic, a technology platform that simplifies and automates information security assurance and audit readiness for dozens of security frameworks. As a part of OneTrust, Tugboat Logic will deliver a security platform companies can grow into.
buyer: OneTrust LLC
OneTrust is the category-defining enterprise platform to operationalize trust. More than 10,000 customers, including half of the Fortune Global 500, use OneTrust to make trust a competitive differentiator, implementing central agile workflows across privacy, security, data governance, and more. "
target: Tugboat Logic
Tugboat Logic is the Security Assurance Platform that provides continuous compliance. Tugboat Logic provides automated technology to demystify the process of creating and managing an InfoSec program. With Tugboat Logic, companies can quickly get secure and prove it to customers.
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closed 10/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Tenable Network Security Inc, acquired Accurics

synopsis: Tenable Holdings, Inc. has acquired Accurics, Inc., a pioneer in delivering cloud-native security for both DevOps and security teams. With this acquisition, Tenable and Accurics will introduce a complete lifecycle approach to modern risk management, leveraging Infrastructure as Code (IaC) to fix problems for any cloud environment.
buyer: Tenable Network Security Inc (TENB:$483.81)
Tenable is the Cyber Exposure company, enabling organizations around the globe to understand and reduce cyber risk. As the creator of Nessus, Tenable extended its expertise in vulnerabilities to deliver the world’s first platform to see and secure any digital asset on any computing platform. "
target: Accurics
Accurics is a pioneer in delivering cloud-native security for both DevOps and security teams. Accurics enables the programmatic detection and mitigation of risks in Infrastructure as Code (IaC) before anything is ever provisioned.
price ($mm)
$160
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/23/2021 via BNC Analysis

LogPoint, acquired SecBI

synopsis: LogPoint, the global cybersecurity innovator, announced it has acquired Tel Aviv-based SecBI, a disruptive player in automated cyber threat detection and response. SecBI's universal SOAR and XDR platform will integrate natively with LogPoint and further deliver on the company's mission to revolutionize the customer cyber resiliency.
buyer: LogPoint
LogPoint is committed to creating the best SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) in the world. LogPoint enables organizations to convert data into actionable intelligence: supporting cybersecurity, compliance, IT operations, and business analytics. "
target: SecBI
SecBI detects complex and stealthy cyber security threats, instantly unveiling the full scope of an attack, making mitigation fast and accurate, while substantially reducing false positives. Such early detection is critical in preventing a serious breach.
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announced 8/26/2021 via BNC Analysis

Elastic, will acquire CMD

synopsis: Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Vancouver-based Cmd, a leader in infrastructure detection and response (IDR) to give customers deep visibility into cloud workloads and perform expert detection and prevention on cloud-native data.
buyer: Elastic (ESTC:$672.71)
Elastic is a search company built on a free and open heritage. Elastic offers three solutions for enterprise search, observability, and security, built on one technology stack that can be deployed anywhere. "
target: CMD
CmdWatch Security, Inc. develops a security platform that provides control and visibility into production workloads in the Cloud and on premise to organizations. The platform allows organizations to monitor and control user interaction within their Linux environment.
price ($mm)
$85
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/12/2021 via BNC Analysis

Tevano, will acquire Illuria Security Inc.

synopsis: Canada-based Tevano Systems Holdings Inc. will acquire Illuria Security Inc., a developer of cyber deception software. The acquisition of Illuria's technology will help Tevano meet the cyber security needs of its existing connections and expand through ongoing sales and marketing initiatives.
buyer: Tevano (CNSX:TEVO:$0.05)
Based in Vancouver, Tevano is a hardware and software business solutions company. Its Health Shield product is an innovative AI-driven electronic device which provides instant body temperature scanning and notifies users if they need to wear a face mask. "
target: Illuria Security Inc.
Illuria is a developer of cyber-deception automation and threat intelligence technology. Using custom software decoys and lures, Illuria's software seeks to solve the challenge of cyber-attacks by detecting threats, systematically deceiving attackers, and actively deterring future attacks.
price ($mm)
$3.04
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/11/2021 via BusinessWire

Mandiant Corporation, acquired Intrigue

synopsis: Mandiant, a part of FireEye, Inc., announced the acquisition of Intrigue, a leader in the emerging attack surface management market. Intrigue’s attack surface management technology will be integrated into the Mandiant Advantage platform, enabling organizations to discover, monitor, and manage risk across their entire attack surface.
buyer parent: FireEye
buyer: Mandiant Corporation
Mandiant, a part of FireEye, brings together the world’s leading threat intelligence and frontline expertise with continuous security validation to arm organizations with the tools needed to increase security effectiveness and reduce organizational risk. "
target: Intrigue
Intrigue is an innovator in enterprise attack surface management. Intrigue's solutions actively map and monitor over 120,000 organizations and integrate with more than 250 data sources and security technologies to ensure its customers achieve near 100% asset visibility.
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closed 8/3/2021 via BusinessWire

Ivanti, acquired RiskSense

synopsis: Ivanti has acquired RiskSense, a pioneer in risk-based vulnerability management and prioritization. This combination will enable organizations to shrink their attack surface, prioritize vulnerabilities to remediate, and reduce their exposure to cyber threats and ransomware attacks by taking a proactive, risk-based approach to patch management.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Ivanti
Ivanti makes the Everywhere Workplace possible. Ivanti's automation platform connects the company’s industry-leading unified endpoint management, zero trust security and enterprise service management solutions, providing a unified IT platform that enables devices to self-heal and self-secure. "
target: RiskSense
RiskSense provides vulnerability management and prioritization to measure and control cybersecurity risk. RiskSense's cloud-based platform uses risk-based scoring, analytics, and technology-accelerated pen testing to identify critical security weaknesses with corresponding remediation action plans.
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closed 7/30/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Everything Blockchain, acquired Vengar

synopsis: Everything Blockchain, Inc., an advanced software architecture, development, and services company specializing in blockchain technologies and decentralized processing, has acquired Vengar Technologies LLC, developer of a Zero Trust Data Protection software. Vengar's Zero Trust technology will be integrated into Everything Blockchain's solutions.
buyer: Everything Blockchain (OTCPK:OBTX:$2.07)
Everything Blockchain, Inc. is a blockchain development, architecture, and software designer, who also provides consulting and services specializing in blockchain technology and decentralized processing. "
target: Vengar
Vengar is a cybersecurity SaaS pioneer of “Zero-Trust” data solutions. Vengar combines on-device encryption, identity management, geofencing, and DRM to provide the very best data protection while also delivering simplified deployment and seamless user experience.
price ($mm)
$5.05
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/22/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Braintrace

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Braintrace, an innovator in Network Detection and Response (NDR) technology. Braintrace’s NDR provides deep visibility into network traffic patterns, including encrypted traffic, without the need for Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) decryption.
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Based in the UK, Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from the most advanced cyberthreats. "
target: Braintrace
Braintrace is an innovator in Network Detection and Response (NDR) technology. Braintrace’s NDR provides deep visibility into network traffic patterns, including encrypted traffic, without the need for Man-in-the-Middle (MitM) decryption.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/19/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Rapid7, LLC, acquired IntSights

synopsis: Rapid7, Inc., a leading provider of security analytics and automation, has acquired IntSights Cyber Intelligence Ltd., a leader in contextualized external threat intelligence and proactive threat remediation.
buyer: Rapid7, LLC (RPD:$411.49)
Rapid7 is advancing security with visibility, analytics, and automation through its Insight cloud. Rapid7 allows security teams to work more effectively with IT and development to reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. "
target: IntSights
IntSights is a leader in contextualized external threat intelligence and proactive threat remediation. They enable organizations to gain the full benefits of a threat intelligence program, no matter the scope or sophistication, while also significantly reducing the workload on security teams.
price ($mm)
$335
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Outpost24 AB, acquired Blueliv

synopsis: Sweden-based Outpost24, an innovator in full stack cybersecurity assessment, has acquired Blueliv, a leading cyber threat intelligence company headquartered in Spain. This combination will create one of the largest cybersecurity providers in Europe and provide businesses with the most advanced threat landscape monitoring solution available.
buyer parent: Monterro
buyer: 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. "
target: Blueliv
Blueliv is a leading cyber threat intelligence provider headquartered in Barcelona, Spain. Blueliv’s flagship product, the Threat Compass, is built from a customizable group of targeted intelligence modules which radically reduces attack success rates and improves incident response performance.
price ($mm)
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announced 7/13/2021 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, will acquire RiskIQ

synopsis: Microsoft will acquire RiskIQ, a leader in global threat intelligence and attack surface management. RiskIQ helps customers discover and assess the security of their entire enterprise attack surface—in the Microsoft cloud, AWS, other clouds, on-premises, and from their supply chain.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$168,088.00)
Microsoft is the leading software corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells a range of software products and services. They offer Business Software, Design Tools, Developer Tools, Home & Educational Software, Tablets, Search, Advertising, Cloud Computing and more. "
target: RiskIQ
RiskIQ is a leader in internet security intelligence, providing the most comprehensive discovery, intelligence, and mitigation of threats associated with an organization’s digital presence. RiskIQ allows enterprises to gain unified insight and control over web, social and mobile exposures.
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announced 6/30/2021 via BusinessWire

Jfrog, will acquire VDOO

synopsis: JFrog Ltd. will acquire Israel-based Vdoo Connected Trust Ltd., the provider of an end-to-end product security platform for automating software security tasks. Vdoo will accelerate JFrog’s vision of becoming the company behind all software updates and creating a world of Liquid Software by expanding its end-to-end DevOps Platform offering.
buyer: Jfrog (FROG:$175.32)
JFrog is on a “Liquid Software” mission to enable the flow of software seamlessly and securely from the developer’s keystrokes to production. The end-to-end, hybrid JFrog Platform provides the tools and visibility required by software development organizations to fully embrace the power of DevOps. "
target: VDOO
Based in Israel, Vdoo provides an end-to-end product security platform for automating all software security tasks throughout the entire product lifecycle, ensuring all findings are prioritized, communicated, and mitigated.
price ($mm)
$300
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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announced 6/16/2021 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, will acquire Deep-Secure Ltd.

synopsis: Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first cybersecurity solutions, will acquire Deep Secure, an innovative cyber security company in the UK. Deep Secure's cybersecurity products and services give organizations immunity from cyberattacks delivered via malware. They offer solutions for spyware, ransomware, email, web, and more.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders. "
target: Deep-Secure Ltd.
Deep Secure is an innovative cyber security company in the UK. Deep Secure's cybersecurity products and services give organizations immunity from cyberattacks delivered via malware and help protect against covert data loss. They offer solutions for spyware, ransomware, email, web, and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/16/2021 via Company Press Release

Netwrix, acquired New Net Technologies

synopsis: Netwrix, a cybersecurity vendor that makes data security easy, has acquired New Net Technologies (NNT), a leading provider of IT security and compliance software. NNT's SecureOps provides protection against all forms of cyberattack and data breaches. They offer powerful solutions for change control, log management, vulnerability scanning, and more.
buyer: Netwrix
Netwrix makes data security easy, thereby simplifying how professionals can control sensitive, regulated, and business-critical data, regardless of where it resides. The company's solutions secure sensitive data, prove compliance, increase the productivity of IT teams, and more. "
target: New Net Technologies
New Net Technologies (NNT) is a leading provider of IT security and compliance software. NNT's SecureOps provides protection against all forms of cyberattack and data breaches. They offer powerful and reliable solutions for change control, log management, vulnerability scanning, and more.
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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: 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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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: OTCPK:CYBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cyberfort Software, Inc.
Cyberfort Software, Inc.
Cyberfort Software specializes in the acquisition and development of cyber security, content filtering and ad blocking technology. They are positioned to deal with various threats through innovative protection technologies for mobile, personal and business tech device.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.26)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$979.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($55.97)
EBIT ($mm)
($141.11)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3400
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$601.91
EBITDA ($mm)
($155.58)
EBIT ($mm)
($183.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2020
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$384.33
EBITDA ($mm)
$112.45
EBIT ($mm)
$77.37
Net Income ($mm)
$67.93
Employees
1535
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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)
$3,782.70
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.20)
EBIT ($mm)
($201.60)
Net Income ($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)
$2,106.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$941.50
EBIT ($mm)
$919.80
Net Income ($mm)
$840.40
Employees
5198
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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: 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
2021
rev ($mm)
$979.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($55.97)
EBIT ($mm)
($141.11)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3400
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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: 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
2021
rev ($mm)
$601.91
EBITDA ($mm)
($155.58)
EBIT ($mm)
($183.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2020
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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: 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
2021
rev ($mm)
$384.33
EBITDA ($mm)
$112.45
EBIT ($mm)
$77.37
Net Income ($mm)
$67.93
Employees
1535
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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:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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: HLSE:FSC1V
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
F-Secure Corporation
F-Secure Corporation
F-Secure has been defending tens of millions of people around the globe from digital threats for over 25 years. Their award-winning products protect people and companies against everything from crimeware to corporate cyberattacks, and are available from over 6000 resellers and 200 operators.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$199.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.52
EBIT ($mm)
$13.73
Net Income ($mm)
$12.16
Employees
1145
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Ticker: TSX:ABT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Absolute Software Corporation
Absolute Software Corporation
Absolute Software Corporation is the industry standard in persistent endpoint security and data risk management solutions. Persistence® technology from Absolute provides organizations with visibility and control over all of their devices, regardless of user or location.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$116.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$18.42
EBIT ($mm)
$15.23
Net Income ($mm)
$8.95
Employees
530
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