European investor NordicEye wins big with Proofpoint’s $60 million offer for Weblife

Cybersecurity company Proofpoint is buying the Los Angeles-based security company in a $60 million all-cash deal. Backed by a slew of investors led by the new venture firm NordicEye, an i

Proofpoint acquires Cloudmark for $110M in cybersecurity consolidation play

As malicious groups continue to become more sophisticated in their hacking techniques, cybersecurity efforts are attempting to expand in their reach, and that is leading to some consolidation in the f

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

Private Stock Transactions Up 73 Percent This Year On SecondMarket

Despite a couple big-name companies like Groupon and Zynga lining up for IPOs, the demand for private company stock on alternative exchanges keeps rising. Private stock transactions on <a href="https