Security

DHS awards $8.6 million for five mobile application security R&D projects

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded funding to five research and development (R&D) projects that are expected...

Jacobs acquires Blue Canopy

Jacobs Engineering Group has acquired Blue Canopy, a data analytics, cybersecurity and application development firm. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Blue Canopy...

CynergisTek awarded multi-million dollar document service contract

CynergisTek, a provider in healthcare cybersecurity and information management, was awarded a multi-million dollar contract by a pediatric hospital based in the South. The company did...

Qadium raises $40 million

San Francisco, California-based cyber security and actionable insights startup Qadium has raised $40 million in Series B funding. The investment was led by IVP with...

LookingGlass raises $26.3 million

LookingGlass Cyber Solutions, a threat intelligence services company based in San Jose, California, has raised $26.3 million, comprised of mezzanine debt funding and incremental...

ViaSat awarded cybersecurity software contract

Global broadband services and technology company ViaSat was awarded a production contract to provide ViaSat Mobile Dynamic Defense (MDD) cybersecurity software to protect and...

Versive raises $12.7 million

AI-based cyber security company Versive has raised $12.7 million in funding. The latest investment brings Versive’s total funding to $54.7 million to date.

U.S. Air Force awards over $130,000 to hackers for reporting vulnerabilities

HackerOne announced the results of its latest federal bug bounty program for the U.S. Air Force. The program, Hack the Air Force,  resulted in...

MagicCube raises $8.5 million

Mobile security company MagicCube has raised a $8.5 million Series A funding round. Bold Capital Partners led the round, with participation from Epic Ventures,...

Namogoo raises $8 million

Namogoo, a company that identifies and blocks unauthorized product ads that are injected into customer web sessions by client-side digital malware, has raised $8...

The United States Army Research Lab awards ICF cybersecurity contract

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) has awarded ICF a contract valued up to $93 million to support its Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) and...

Insight Engines raises $15.8 million Series A round

Insight Engines, a company that uses natural language processing technology for Splunk, eliminating the need to learn and use Splunk Search Processing Language, has...

Avast acquires Piriform, makers of CCleaner

Security company Avast has acquired Piriform, a provider of device performance optimization software. Founded and based in London, UK, Piriform’s flagship product is the...

Symantec to integrate Bay Dynamics’ Risk Fabric software

Cyber risk analytics company Bay Dynamics has inked a technology partnership with Symantec, under the terms of which, Symantec is integrating Bay Dynamics' flagship...

Symantec acquires Israel-based Fireglass

Symantec has entered into an agreement to acquire Israel-based web security company Fireglass. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction is subject to...