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Checkmarx acquires open-source supply chain security startup Dustico

Checkmarx, an Israeli provider of static application security testing (AST), has acquired open-source supply chain security startup Dustico for an undisclosed sum.  Founded in 2020, Dustico provides

Insight Partners sells security firm Checkmarx to Hellman & Friedman for $1.15B

Checkmarx, an Israeli security company acquired in 2015 by private equity firm Insight Partners with an $84 million investment, was sold today to Hellman & Friedman, another private equity firm at

Hellman & Friedman deal values SimpliSafe at $1B

SimpliSafe, the company behind the well-received SimpliSafe home security service, today announced that Hellman & Friedman, the massive venture fund and private equity firm, has taken a controllin

Private Equity Firm Acquires Internet Brands In $640 Million Deal

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/ib.png" class="shot2" /> Internet media company <a href="http://internetbrands.com">Internet Brands</a> this morning announced that it has en

U.S. Private Equity Firms Raised Less Than $100B In Funds Last Year, Down 68%

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/drought-215x182.jpg" width="215" height="182" />According to <a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/us-private-equity-fund-raising-p