ATAR Labs, an Istanbul-based cybersecurity startup, has raised €2.5m in a seed funding round led by Diffusion Capital Partners. ATAR Labs was built by Innovera, a Turkish cybersecurity consulting firm, and has now been spun off as an independent company. The new funds will be used for internationalising, by opening offices in Europe, the UK, […]
Digital identity management firm ForgeRock has raised $88 million in a Series D round led by Accel with participation from KKR. First founded in Norway and now based in San Francisco, ForgeRock will invest the new funds in further development of the ForgeRock Identity Platform and plans to grow from 400 employees to 500 by […]
Callsign, a London-based authentication company, has announced a $35 million Series A round led by Accel and PTB Ventures with participation from Allegis Capital and former McAfee CEO David DeWalt. The company, founded in 2012, has built an AI-based authentication platform, Intelligence Driven Authentication (IDA), to protect against the use of stolen credentials in hacks […]
Darktrace, a UK-based AI cybersecurity firm, raised $75 million in this latest financing round, a Series D. The round was led by Insight Venture Partners and included Summit Partners, KKR, and TenEleven Ventures as well.
Cyber Observer, an Israeli company specializing in cyber security, has raised $3 million dollars from Talis Capital.
Finnish publicly-listed cybersecurity firm F-Secure has acquired British IT security consultants Digital Assurance to boost its portfolio of UK clients. No terms for the deal were disclosed. Digital Assurance provides security testing and evaluation services for organisations’ devices and systems as well as policy and risk assessment consulting. The team will bring to F-Secure knowledge […]
EU antitrust regulators have approved the acquisition of the French security solutions provider Morpho by the US private equity firm Advent International. The deal is said to be worth €2.4 billion.