Cloud security company Menlo Security has raised $75 million in Series D funding.
Email security platform company has closed a $13 million funding round.
Riviera Beach, a city in Florida, is set to pay hackers $600,000 in bitcoin with the hope of having its systems restored, writes Kris Holt. Here is the link: https://www.engadget.com/2019/06/20/florida-hacker-ransom-riviera-beach/
Predictive email defense company Vade Secure raised €70 million from General Catalyst.
Adjust, a leader in mobile measurement and fraud prevention, announced it has raised $227 million in a new round of funding, writes Dean Takahashi. Here is the link: https://venturebeat.com/2019/06/12/adjust-raises-227-million-for-mobile-measurement-and-fraud-prevention/
CrowdStrike rallied more than 70% on its first day as a publicly traded company, writes Anneken Tappe. Here is the link: https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/12/investing/crowdstrike-ipo/index.html
A subcontractor with the US Customs and Border Protection agency has suffered a data breach that has exposed the photos of travelers traveling in and out of the United States, writes...
MS Celeb contained more than 10 million images, writes Rachel England. Here is the link: https://www.engadget.com/2019/06/06/microsoft-discreetly-wiped-its-massive-facial-recognition-databa/
Insight Partners has acquired a controlling interest in threat intelligence company Recorded Future for $780 million.
FireEye has acquired Verodin for approximately $250 million.
AttackIQ has raised $17.6 million in a Series B funding round.
Artist Guo O Dong collaborated with the cybersecurity firm Deep Instinct to produce “The Persistence of Chaos,” meant to convey the kind of real-world damage malware can bring, writes Taylor Telford. Here...
Firms that promised high-tech ransomware solutions almost always just pay the hackers, writes Renee Dudley and Jeff Kao. Here is the link: https://features.propublica.org/ransomware/ransomware-attack-data-recovery-firms-paying-hackers/
San Mateo, Calif.-based cybersecurity company Exabeam has closed a $75 million Series E funding round.
Red Canary, a provider of security operations solutions, has raised $34 million.