Medical Device Security Startup Medigate Secures $5.35 Million in Seed Funding

Israeli startup Medigate today announced $5.35 million in seed funding from YL Ventures, with additional funding from Blumberg Capital. The Tel Aviv-based company says it will use the investment to advance development of its dedicated medical device security platform. Medigate says its solution is a dedicated platform for securing networked medical devices that are connected…

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Data Security Company Enveil Secures $4 Million in Strategic Funding

The data security company Enveil today announced it has raised $4 million in strategic funding from key partners, including Thomson Reuters and a USAA affiliate as well as additional investment from Bloomberg Beta and DataTribe. The company, based in Washington, D.C., says it will leverage this capital to enhance its platform, expand operations, and execute a go-to-market…

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Cybersecurity Startup Verodin Wins Security Current’s Security Shark Tank® Palo Alto

Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, selected Verodin as the winner of its Security Shark Tank Palo Alto competition. The event brought security solution providers face-to-face with potential security buyers. “The Verodin solution addresses a key industry challenge of identifying the effectiveness of our cybersecurity tools,” said Matt Hollcraft,…

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CISOs Select Verodin as Winner of Security Current’s Security Shark Tank® Chicago

Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, selected Verodin as the winner of its Security Shark Tank Chicago competition. The event brought security solutions providers face-to-face with potential buyers. Participating vendors were given 15 minutes each to pitch their solution in a rapid-fire question and answer format to a panel…

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Container Security Company Aqua Security Raises $25 Million in Series B

Aqua Security has announced that it closed $25 million in a Series B round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners with existing investors TLV Partners , Microsoft Ventures and Check Point co-founder Shlomo Kramer taking part, bringing the total investment in the virtual container company to $38.5 million. Based in Israel and San Francisco, Aqua said its…

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Cybersecurity Platform Company Axonius Secures $4 Million in Seed Funding

Israeli startup Axonius today announced $4 million in seed funding from YL Ventures, with participation from Vertex Ventures and Emerge Capital. The Tel Aviv-based company said the investment would be used to secure and manage the billions of connected devices in use by businesses by allowing IT and security operations teams to enable the agile…

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CISOs Choose Verodin as Winner of Security Current’s Security Shark Tank® New York City

Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) select cybersecurity innovator for its vision Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, named Verodin the winner of its Security Shark Tank® New York City competition. The event brought security solution providers face-to-face with potential buyers. Participating vendors were given 15 minutes each to pitch…

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CISOs Select ROMAD Cyber Systems as Winner of Security Current’s Security Shark Tank® During RSA 2017

Security Current, the premier information and collaboration community by CISOs for CISOs, named ROMAD Cyber Systems the winner of its Security Shark Tank® during RSA Conference 2017. Held in San Francisco on February 14, 2017 at the Four Seasons Hotel, the event brought security solution providers face-to-face with potential buyers. Participating vendors were given 15…

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Security Current Surveys Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs), Finds Average Salary of $273,000 in the United States

Security Current today announced the release of its inaugural CISO salary survey.  The first annual survey revealed that the average CISO salary in the United States was $273,033. The survey included responses from 74 CISOs or CISO equivalents within a cross section of industries. Salaries included bonuses. The survey found CISOs in the West earned…

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