enterprise security

  • Making sense of enterprise security Crunch Network

    Making sense of enterprise security

    Until recently, I knew nothing about enterprise security beyond some of the more widely-publicized breaches in the United States. That said, after spending most of 2016 immersed in the space, I’ve come to appreciate just how challenging and broad an issue security has become to enterprises. I’ve also come to believe that our best hope for solving security is by understanding… Read More

  • In Year 3 Of Stealth Mode, Enterprise Security Startup vArmour Raises Another $36M

    In Year 3 Of Stealth Mode, Enterprise Security Startup vArmour Raises Another $36M

    vArmour, a security startup that has been in stealth mode for the past three years, is today announcing not one but two more rounds of funding as it finally gears up for a launch later this year. The startup, based out of Mountain View, has raised $36 million in Series B and Series C rounds. The first of these, a $15 million tranche from December 2013, was led by Menlo Ventures (which has led… Read More

  • Security Startup Shadow Networks Has Raised Over $10 MIllion To Pull Threats Into The Matrix

    Security Startup Shadow Networks Has Raised Over $10 MIllion To Pull Threats Into The Matrix

    Shadow Networks, a stealthy new security company with high-powered backers, has raised over $10 million in a round of financing disclosed to the US Securities and Exchange Commission under its old name ZanttZ Inc. Read More

  • The New Age Of The Security Startup

    The New Age Of The Security Startup

    Last month Apple disclosed and fixed a massive bug in its operating system that left users’ information exposed to theft; faith in the cryptocurrency Bitcoin is eroding; and revenues at the retailing giant Target fell 46% on a quarterly basis over the Christmas season last year, all because of security breaches. There is no doubt that the profusion of technology designed to make… Read More

  • ThreatStream Raises $4M From Google Ventures To Add Realtime Cybersecurity Intelligence

    ThreatStream Raises $4M From Google Ventures To Add Realtime Cybersecurity Intelligence

    ThreatStream, a SaaS-based cybersecurity startup backed by top Cloudera executives, has raised $4 million in Series A funding from investors led by Google Ventures. The other investors participating in the latest round of funding are Paladin Capital Group, Cloudera CEO Tom Reilly and Hugh Nijemanze, former CTO and founder of ArcSight. The new funding will be used to add a new layer of… Read More

  • Cloud Security Startup Elastica Comes Out Of Stealth With $6.3M From Mayfield

    Cloud Security Startup Elastica Comes Out Of Stealth With $6.3M From Mayfield

    Elastica, a cloud security startup launched in 2012, is coming out of stealth mode with $6.3 million in Series A funding from the Mayfield Fund. The startup is also launching its new apps that offer real-time threat detection and even post-incident forensic analysis. As more enterprises embrace SaaS and other cloud-based services, they are increasingly feeling the need to have a different… Read More

  • Guardly Raises $1.45M To Help Ramp Up Its Focus On Enterprise Facility And Worker Safety

    Guardly Raises $1.45M To Help Ramp Up Its Focus On Enterprise Facility And Worker Safety

    Toronto-based Guardly is putting more emphasis on its enterprise security solution, and today it reveals that it has raised $1.45 million in what founder and CEO Josh Sookman describes as a “Seed 2” round. The company previously raised a bit of money, but this time it’s committing more fully to a recently-explored new market – providing peace of mind to employers… Read More