CyberInt Completes $18m Funding Round

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Israeli cybersecurity detection and response services company CyberInt, which addresses cyber, fraud, and brand threats with a unique outside-in approach, has completed a $18 million financing round led by Viola Growth, with the participation of its existing investors.

Leading global omnichannel organizations across financial services, retail, eCommerce, and gaming rely on CyberInt's Argos™ platform, which offers multiple detection modules including Targeted Threat Intelligence, Social Media Monitoring, VIP Protection, Brand Protection, Vendor Risk Management, and Email Threat Management.

These drive real-time detection of threats to prevent fraud and cyber events, and significantly reduce revenue loss. The platform leverages unique artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms to drive contextualized and relevant detection.


New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Resigns

CyberInt's ex-CISO, ex-8200 and white-hat hackers team of cyber experts spread across Israel, New York, London, Singapore, and Manila support its customers with a deep understanding of how hackers think and act. This unique combination of a leading platform and strong cyber expert team provides CyberInt's clients proactive detection and response to ever-changing cyber threats in real time.    

"As companies drive more digital activity, they become more vulnerable to attacks,"CyberInt CEO Amir Ofek said. "CyberInt is the industry's leading partner to address early detection and response and mitigate the digital risk, enabling digital businesses to continue growing and protecting their brands. We are in a strong growth path with more than 100% growth year over year for the last two years. With this investment, we'll continue to address the growing demand to support leading organizations across the world."

CyberInt will leverage the investment to drive global expansion, expand its Argos platform, and develop additional next-generation Digital Risk Management, Detection and Response solutions.

Viola Growth General Partner Ayal Shiran said: "In a world where cyber threats are growing, and cyber experts are a challenge to get, the unique offering of a strong platform with expert cyber services is the solution for the coming future. We're excited to join the company as it enters its growth stage."

About CyberInt
CyberInt eliminates potential threats before they become crises by looking at all online activities and digital assets from an attacker's perspective and provides managed detection and response services to customers worldwide.


UPDATED: Terrorist Shot Dead in France Supermarket Attack

Leveraging ArgosTM real time digital risk protection platform with managed services such as mSOC, threat hunting, deep dive investigations, real time incident response as well as risk and business impact assessments,  CyberInt provides a holistic end to end protection to digital businesses in retail, ecommerce, gaming and financial industries.

About Viola Growth
Founded in 2008, Viola Growth provides an opportunity for growth stage companies to raise the capital they need to develop and expand.  The Viola Growth team has vast experience in working with management teams to build organic and non-organic growth plans, scale operations, strengthen management teams and aim to create business partnerships with global leaders. 

Viola Growth is a member of the Viola Group, Israel's premier technology-focused Private Equity group with over $2.8B under management. For more information visit: www.violagrowth.com

Haute Tease

  • Lladró Presents Niagara Chandelier Gold

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Lladró, the world renowned Spanish porcelain company, presents Niagara Chandelier-Gold, a new version of spectacular Niagara chandelier decorated with golden luster. Over 100 handmade porcelain fairies flutter around this lamp with a diameter of 1.1 meters (31 1/2").

     
  • HL Cable, TV, Streaming: Best HBO Shows

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    HBO has offered top-notch television for decades, bringing audiences into stories of everything from romantic escapades in New York City to mobsters in New Jersey.  

  • North Korea’s Cheap Diplomacy Satiates President Trump

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    If the rapprochement of the two Koreans eases the tensions that paralyze the region, the referral of the denuclearization of North Korea to an indeterminate future offers Kim Jong Un a means of pressure to influence the current negotiations.

     
  • OYOBox Review – Finally A Fashionable Luxury Eye Wear Organizer

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Owning a collection of eyewear, even if you have a favorite pair, like loafers or jeans, creates the need to maintain the various pairs in one location. OYOBox, the ultimate luxury eyewear organizer presents the solution to a problem never addressed.

     
  • Diamond Rivière Necklace Formerly Owned By Zsa Zsa Gabor At Bonhams New York

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    A magnificent diamond rivière necklace formerly owned by Zsa Zsa Gabor – the women who stated she had never met a diamond she didn't like – is up for auction at Bonham's New York this December 4, 2017.

     
  • SF Arts: Celebrate Love at Martin Lawrence Galleries

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Martin Lawrence Fine Art Gallery locations will be offering veteran and first-time collectors alike original and unique paintings, drawings, sculpture and limited-edition graphics from over 40 of the world's most renowned 20th and 21st-century artists.

     
  • Rising from The Ashes of War to the Murky Top – Ukraine’s Politics of Plunder

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Mykola Yankovsky and his son Igor have been conspicuously spreading Ukraine's wealth in Europe and the United States in recent years. The retired king and prince of independent Ukraine's chemical industry have plenty to spend. But maybe not for long.

     
  • The Mountain Between Us Review & Celebrity Interview: Hany Abu-Assad, Director, Talks on the Making of This High Suspense, Ultra Engaging, Film

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Mountain Between Us, from Chernin Entertainment and Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, offered for select media a sneak peek into one of the most highly anticipated films of the fall 2017 season followed by a casual Director conversation.

     
  • Fashion for a Cause: One Man's Mission To take a Pinch Out of Breast Cancer One Hat At a Time.

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    NEW YORK, NY, September 2013 – Former hip hop producer Jason Pinchoff, who lost his mother to breast cancer, has launched a Fashion Urban Lifestyle Movement, PINCH NYC. Hip hop moguls such as Dana Dane, Ice T and Chubb Rock are publicly supporting the PINCH NYC Movement.

     
  • AFI FEST 2015 Presented By AUDI Announces Jury and Audience Award Winners

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    As AFI FEST 2015 presented by Audi ended its 29th Season, a special Awards brunch was held paying tribute to the countless volunteers and announcing the feature and short films receiving this year’s Jury and Audience Awards.

     
  • Two Reuter’s Journalists Sentenced in Myanmar

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The recent sentencing of two Myanmar reporters working for Reuter's, the global news organization, has brought quick condemnation from global leaders who watched the trial closely and believe the judges ignored evidence that vindicated the two men.

     
  • state Presents Yarrow Slaps: More Water in The Artist’s Debut San Francisco Solo Exhibition

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    state is pleased to present More Water, a solo exhibition by Yarrow Smith-Lazer a.ka. Yarrow Slaps opening May 5 and running through June 16. This will be the artist's debut solo show in his hometown of San Francisco.

     
  • Beltway Insider: President Obama Remains Focused on Jobs, Wages, Workers; GOP Rebuttal; Winter Olympics Security

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    President Obama spoke to the nation this week in his annual State of the Union address, capitalizing on his past successes he announced sweeping changes geared toward keeping the economy moving for stalled demographics.

     
  • LAX Shooter Pleads Not Guilty

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Paul Anthony Ciancia, the accused LAX shooter, has pled not guilty to murdering a TSA Agent and 10 other related federal charges in his second court appearance since the November 1, 2013 shooting.

     
  • Gifts Guaranteed to Please a Trend-Loving Teen

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Let’s be honest, today’s trend-focused teens can be hard to please. Sure, well-intended gifters can play it safe and go the gift card route but, in addition to these cards being decidedly boring to receive, they’re also easily lost and often forgotten.