DNSFilter secures $30M Series A to step up fight against DNS-based threats

DNSFilter, an artificial intelligence startup that provides DNS protection to enterprises, has secured $30 million in Series A funding from Insight Partners. DNSFilter, as its name suggests, offers D

Carbonite to acquire endpoint security company Webroot for $618.5M

Carbonite, the online backup and recovery company based in Boston, announced late yesterday that it will be acquiring Webroot, an endpoint security vendor, for $618.5 million in cash. The company beli

Study: Social Network Users Grow More Privacy Savvy, 54 Percent Feel ‘Addicted’

<a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/webroot">Webroot</a>, which provides Internet security services for consumers and businesses, has released its third annual report on cybercrime and user beh

Cloud Archiving Startup Sonian Raises $9 Million From Amazon, Webroot And Others

<img src="http://www.techcrunchit.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/sonian.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/sonian">Sonian</a>, a startup that specializes in cloud-powere

Back To School: Trying Our Best To Stay Safe Online In 2010

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/btssafe.jpg" /><a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/back-to-school/">Students</a>! As anyone on a Windows machine who has visited good

Webroot Acquires Hosted Internet Security Services Provider BrightCloud

<img src="http://www.techcrunchit.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/webroot-3.png" class="shot2" /> Internet security company <a href="http://www.webroot.com/En_US/index.html">Webroot</a> today <a href=