crowdstrike

CrowdStrike, the firm investigating Russian hacks, raised $100M, now valued around $1B

The business of hacking has dealt a huge blow to our democracy, not to mention a plethora of organizations and individuals, and our collective sense of sanity. One silver lining, however, has been th

The ransomware dilemma

More than 90 percent of all phishing emails are now ransomware. The average amount paid via ransomware has grown from $40 in 2009 to $1,000 in 2016. This amount will grow even faster as ransomware mov

What if cybersecurity followed physics?

The first cybersecurity unicorn kernel popped in late 2013 with the announcement of CloudFlare’s $50 million Series C investment. Today, 10 privately held companies hold membership in the ultra-excl

Security Company CrowdStrike Scores $100M Led By Google Capital

If you need proof that security is a red hot market these days, how about this morning’s announcement that cybersecurity company CrowdStrike landed a $100 million Series C investment round? The

CrowdStrike Raises $30M For Data Security Platform Built To Put Adversaries On The Defensive

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.crowdstrike.com/">CrowdStrike </a>has raised $30 million in a Series B round led by Accel Venture Partners for its security technology to identify advanced threats

Former McAfee CTO Debuts Stealthy Security Technology Startup CrowdStrike With $26M In Funding

George Kurtz, who was formerly the CTO of McAfee, has <a href="http://www.georgekurtz.com/2012/02/crowdstrike-launches-in-stealth-mode.html">launched</a> a new security technology company called <a hr