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Exabeam, a late-stage startup that helps organizations detect advanced cybersecurity threats, has landed a new $200 million funding round that values the company at $2.4 billion. The Series F growth round…

Cybersecurity unicorn Exabeam raises $200M to fuel SecOps growth

Over the past decade, a number of high-profile cybersecurity issues have arisen during mega-M&A deals, heightening concerns among corporate executives.

It’s time to better identify the cost of cybersecurity risks in M&A deals

Forescout, the network security company that has been publicly traded since 2017, announced today it was going private again. Private equity firms Advent International and Crosspoint Capital are acquiring the…

Forescout to be acquired by a pair of private equity firms for $1.9B

Four months after the news broke that veteran VCs Theresia Gouw and Jennifer Fonstad were going separate ways after forming their own venture firm in 2014, Gouw says her new…

Theresia Gouw’s ‘multigenerational’ new firm, Acrew, just closed a $250 million debut fund

ForeScout Technologies saw its shares spike 16 percent during intraday trading after going public on Friday. After pricing at the top of the range at $22 per share, the stock…

ForeScout Technologies pops 16% in first day of trading

ForeScout Technologies, the Internet of Things security company, priced its security IPO at $22, the top of its proposed range. It also enlarged the size of the IPO to 5.3 million…

ForeScout Technologies prices IoT security IPO at $22

ForeScout Technologies has unveiled its IPO filing. This puts the network security company on track for a public debut that could happen as soon as late October. ForeScout helps companies and…

ForeScout Technologies unveils security IPO filing

ForeScout announced an integration with Splunk today that it hopes will bring a new level of security visibility to Internet of Things devices. The new tool dubbed The ForeScout Extended Module for Splunk, allows…

ForeScout-Splunk integration hopes to bring greater insight to IoT security
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What if cybersecurity followed physics?

4:00 pm PDT • September 2, 2016

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-exclusive cybersecurity…

What if cybersecurity followed physics?
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RNC braces for cyber attacks

10:43 am PDT • July 18, 2016

The Republican National Convention kicks off today in Cleveland and the event promises to be unusual. Donald Trump’s campaign has, of course, been controversial, and he’s putting his own strange…

RNC braces for cyber attacks

ForeScout, a security company that helps firms detect devices on their networks they might not know about, announced a $76 million investment round today on a billion dollar valuation, making…

ForeScout Foresees IPO After $76 Million Round Led By Wellington Management