20 stories about Cybersecurity
Ofer Schreiber YL

YL Ventures: “The cybersecurity industry is not immune to geopolitical shifts”

21.11.22|Elihay Vidal, James Spiro
Ofer Schreiber, YL Ventures Senior Partner and Head of Israel Office, joined CTech to discuss how the cybersecurity market is impacted by the tech crisis.
מייסדי סיידר סקיוריטי

Palo Alto Networks acquiring Cider Security for $300 million

17.11.22|Meir Orbach
The startup, which develops an AppSec operating system, will receive $200 million in cash and $100 million in Palo Alto stock
Akeyless management

Cybersecurity startup Akeyless raises $65 million for secrets management platform

16.11.22|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup’s platform centralizes the management and security of secrets across multi-cloud and DevOps environments and makes the secrets inaccessible to anyone besides the customer
Refael Franco and Gil Baram

The financial effect of a cyber crisis: The neglected costs senior executives should take into account

13.11.22|Refael Franco and Gil Baram
“C-level leaders of organizations and companies need to have timely information and tools in order to calculate the risk, assess investment in cybersecurity, and close the gaps between the two,” write Refael Franco and Gil Baram
חברת איילנד המנכ"ל דן אמיגה ו מייסד שותף מייק פי island

Island extends Series B with another $60 million for its enterprise browser at $1.3 billion valuation

10.11.22|Meir Orbach
The company, founded by Mike Fey and Dan Amiga, maintained its valuation from earlier this year and has already raised a total of $270 million
עדי איקן ו אורן קורן

Veriti secures $12 million to close security gaps

08.11.22|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup provides a consolidated management layer that continually and proactively monitors exposure to threats and provides actionable remediation paths for security gaps and high-risk vulnerabilities
Wib founders

Wib raises $16 million for API security platform

The Israeli startup’s solution provides complete visibility across the entire API landscape, from code to production
Gur Shatz Shlomo Kramer

Cato Networks achieves Centaur status after reaching $100 million in ARR

The cybersecurity unicorn grew from $1 million to $100 million in revenue in just five years and said its SASE Cloud has been adopted by over 1,500 enterprise customers
Idan Plotnik Yonatan Eldar Apiiro

Apiiro raises $100 million after Palo Alto acquisition falls through

03.11.22|Meir Orbach
The cybersecurity startup was recently linked to being a possible acquisition target for Palo Alto Networks in a deal that would have valued it at $500-600 million. The deal ultimately fell through and the company raised funds at a similar valuation
Sepio team

Sepio raises $22 million Series B for hardware asset risk management platform

The Israeli company’s platform is based on device existence, offering customers actionable visibility, policy enforcement, and mitigation capabilities
מוסף שבועי נשיא פאלו אלטו - ניקש ארורה

Palo Alto Networks CEO: “We will be the first $100 billion cyber company"

28.10.22|Sophie Shulman
An exclusive interview with Nikesh Arora, CEO of Palo Alto Networks, who in his last three positions—starting at Google, moving on to SoftBank, and ending in Palo Alto— became the most highly compensated executive on Wall Street
צוות ולנס סקיוריטי

Cybersecurity startup Valence announces $25 million Series A for security remediation platform

26.10.22|Meir Orbach
The company’s collaborative remediation workflows engage with business users to contextualize and reduce SaaS data sharing, supply chain, identity, and misconfiguration risks with scalable policy enforcement and automated workflows

Arnica raises $7 million to secure software supply chains

The Israeli-founded startup’s platform uses machine learning and graph-based behavioral analysis to protect against supply chain attacks without harming developer velocity
מייסדי Snyk סניק אסף חפץ דני גרנדר ו גיא פודחרני

Cyber unicorn Snyk to sack 198 employees, 14% of workforce

24.10.22|Meir Orbach
The Israeli-founded company raised $530 million at an $8.5 billion valuation last year
מייסדי סייבריזן Cybereason מימין יוסי נער ליאור דיב ו יונתן שטרים עמית

Cybereason looking for buyer after IPO falls through

23.10.22|Meir Orbach
According to The Information, the Israeli cybersecurity unicorn, currently valued at $2.5 billion, has abandoned its plan to go public and is seeking a sale instead
צוות סיידר סקיוריטי

Palo Alto in negotiations to acquire Cider Security for $200 million

20.10.22|Meir Orbach
The Israeli startup, which develops an AppSec operating system, has raised $38 million to date. Palo Alto was close to acquiring Israeli cybersecurity company Apiiro before the deal fell through in recent weeks
Idan Plotnik Yonatan Eldar Apiiro

Palo Alto deal to acquire Apiiro falls through

20.10.22|Meir Orbach and Sophie Shulman
Negotiations between the cybersecurity giant and the Israeli startup had been ongoing over recent months, but differences regarding Apiiro’s valuation in the deal ultimately proved to be too difficult to overcome
LayerX team

LayerX lands $7.5 million Seed round to make every browser secure

The Israeli startup’s platform transforms existing web browsers into protected and manageable workspaces without negatively impacting the user experience
Ox Security founders

OX Security completes $34 million Seed round for end-to-end software supply chain security

The Israeli startup was founded less than a year ago by Neatsun Ziv and Lior Arzi, two former Check Point executives
Sivan Tehila Onyxia

Onyxia raises $5 million for cybersecurity strategy and performance platform

Leveraging AI, the Israeli startup’s platform provides a centralized way for security teams to monitor and manage cybersecurity efforts in real-time