Tracking Security Innovation – Business Security Weekly #90

June 27, 2018
Tron Foundation acquired BitTorrent, PayPal acquired Simility, Panaseer raised $10M Series A, and Agari raised $40M Series E.

Tracking Security Innovation

Tron Foundation acquired BitTorrent for $140M

PayPal acquired Simility for $120M

  • https://www.owler.com/company/simility
  • “Simility is a cloud-based adaptive fraud prevention platform that combines machine learning with human analysis to detect fraudsters evolving tactics.”
  • $25M in funding

CrowdStrike raised $200M in Series E

Cylance raised $120M in Series E

  • https://www.owler.com/company/cylance
  • “Cylance is a cybersecurity firm that provides artificial intelligence technology enabled antivirus and endpoint protection solutions.”
  • $297M in funding

Panaseer raised $10M Series A

  • https://www.owler.com/company/panaseer
  • “Panaseer is a cybersecurity intelligence platform that offers device inventory, endpoint protection, vulnerability and access management solutions.”
  • $15.5M in funding over 3 rounds (2 series A?)

IntSights raised $17M in Series C

  • https://www.owler.com/company/intsights
  • “IntSights is an intelligence security provider offering a subscription-based service that delivers cyberthreat intelligence and incident mitigation.”
  • $41.3M in funding

BigID raised $30M Series B

Inky raised $5.6M in Series A

Tessian raised $13M Series A

  • https://www.owler.com/company/tessian
  • “Tessian develops an email security platform that automatically prevents security threats such as misaddressed emails and data loss.”
  • $15.7M over two rounds (first was $2.7M equity)

Agari raised $40M Series E

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