20 stories about Cybersecurity
Backslash founders

Backslash Security secures $8 million to equip AppSec teams with control over cloud-native applications

Backed by the likes of Shlomo Kramer, Backslash provides unified code and cloud-native security by correlating cloud context to code risk
Minerva co-founders

Rapid7 acquiring cybersecurity startup Minerva Labs for $45 million

15.03.23|Meir Orbach
The Israeli company, which has raised just $7.5 million since its founding in 2014, has developed a platform that aims to eliminate ransomware
צוות Mitiga

Cybersecurity startup Mitiga adds $13 million to Series A for cloud incident response services

The company faces competition from a slew of Israeli counterparts, including Wiz, Laminar, and Sentra
מוסף שבועי 20.1.22 שלמה קרמר מייסד צ'ק פוינט

Shlomo Kramer joins Rescana’s Advisory Board

Kramer currently serves as the CEO of Cato Networks and has held board member, investor, and chairman positions in public and private cybersecurity firms like Imperva, Lacoon Security, Palo Alto Networks, and Check Point
Yosef Tal

Trellix appoints Joseph Tal to lead advanced research centers and head Israel office

Tal previously led Citigroup’s Global Cyber Security Innovation Labs practices with research teams in cloud, infrastructure defense, identity and access management, encryption, and more
Emily Heath

Cyberstarts appoints Emily Heath as General Partner

The cybersecurity-focused venture firm has added the former DocuSign and United Airlines CISO to its investment team
מייסדי Noname Security עוז גולן ו שי לוי

Noname Security in negotiations to be acquired for hundreds of millions of dollars

28.02.23|Meir Orbach
The Israeli cybersecurity unicorn has developed a platform that analyzes configuration, traffic, and code to identify the broadest set of API vulnerabilities

Report: 88% of companies have experienced cyberattacks in the last two years

28.02.23|James Spiro
A report by Pentera has investigated the effectiveness of cybersecurity measures and the impact of the global economic crisis on cyber protection budgets around the world
מימין אילת קוטנר טליה גזית דמי בן ארי מתן ליברמן שירי לדלסקי פאנל סייבר כנס המפתחים

"As soon as there is an introduction of new technologies, there are also new cyber threats"

28.02.23|Maayan Manela
Demi Ben-Ari, co-founder and CTO of Panorays, was speaking in a panel he moderated at Calcalist's developer conference. According to data presented by Talya Gazit, CEO at PwC Digital Technology Services, a cyber attack costs organizations an average of $4.5 million
אסף רפפורט, מייסד-שותף בוויז

Cloud security startup Wiz hits $10 billion valuation with $300 million Series D

27.02.23|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup said that it will not hold any of the funds in Israel due to the impending judicial coup
מייסדי ENTITLE רון ניסים ואבי נצר

Entitle raises $15 million in Seed funding for cloud permissions management platform

22.02.23|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup has developed a self-service platform that automates provisioning and establishes access governance across complex, highly dynamic, multi-cloud environments

Lenovo establishing cybersecurity innovation center with Ben-Gurion University

The center will focus on zero-trust architecture innovation in hardware and below-OS security, as well as serve as a hub for the development of security solutions that will be incorporated into Lenovo’s ThinkShield
מייסדי ארמיס מימין: יבגני דיברוב ו נדיר יזרעאל

Cybersecurity unicorn Armis reaches $100 million ARR in less than 5 years

15.02.23|Meir Orbach
“We are aiming to reach $200 million already within a year,” said CEO Yevgeny Dibrov
צוות  Descope צ

Demisto founders at it again, raise $53 million in Seed for new cyber startup Descope

15.02.23|Meir Orbach
After selling their previous company to Palo Alto Networks for $560 million, the founders of the Israeli startup have developed a platform that enables developers to add authentication, user management, and authorization capabilities to consumer and business applications
מייסדי חברת Oligo גל אלבז נדב צ'רנינסקי ו אבשלום חילו

Oligo Security raises $20 million Series A to secure open-source libraries

15.02.23|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup’s technology profiles the legitimate behavior of each library, creating a knowledge base of libraries’ profiles and alerting or blocking whenever a library activity is not as expected
Gilad Gruber Salt

Salt Security appoints Gilad Gruber as Senior Vice President of Engineering

15.02.23|James Spiro
“His experience, leadership, and technical vision make him the ideal person to lead our engineering efforts,” said CEO and Co-founder Roey Eliyahu
בוריס גורן וניב שטיינגרטן מייסדי קנוניק

Zscaler acquiring Israeli cybersecurity platform Canonic Security

15.02.23|Meir Orbach
Canonic, which has developed a platform designed to prevent organizations' growing risks of SaaS supply chain attacks, is being purchased for several dozen million dollars after previously only raising $6 million
Arik Cynet

Cynet appoints Arik Litichevsky as VP of R&D

15.02.23|James Spiro
The former Check Point senior executive will lead 100 employees into the company’s next stage of growth
כנס מובילאי משדר ראשון גיל שויד

Check Point registered fastest growth in seven years in 2022

13.02.23|Sophie Shulman
The cybersecurity veteran announced that its total revenues last year reached $2.33 billion, an 8% increase year-over-year
Yaniv Vardi Claroty

The forecast from Davos: a catastrophic cyber event

07.02.23|Yaniv Vardi
“Israeli technology companies are creating the most advanced cybersecurity solutions in the world, but there is still a mismatch between our technological capacity and the security of our own critical infrastructure at home,” writes Yaniv Vardi, CEO of Claroty