Area 1 Security

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Area 1 Security is a cybersecurity company that focuses on protection against phishing. It offers Area 1 Horizon, a cloud-based service aimed at detecting and stopping phishing emails, including those delivering ransomware, malware, spoofs, etc. The company serves the financial services, healthcare, consumer goods, manufacturing, critical infrastructure, aviation, and other industries.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQRedwood City, CA, US
Websitearea1security.com
Employee Ratings4.8

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)95(-7%)
Job Openings19
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Area 1 Security

Patrick Sweeney

Patrick Sweeney

CEO and President
Blake Darche

Blake Darche

CSO and Co-Founder
Oren J. Falkowitz

Oren J. Falkowitz

Founder and Chairman of the Board
Phil Syme

Phil Syme

CTO and Co-Founder
Shalabh Mohan

Shalabh Mohan

VP, Products & Marketing
Paul East

Paul East

VP, Engineering
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Area 1 Security Office Locations

Area 1 Security has an office in Redwood City
Redwood City, CA, US (HQ)
142 Stambaugh St
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Area 1 Security Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Area 1 Security total Funding

$82.5 m

Area 1 Security latest funding size

$25 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Area 1 Security investors

Area 1 Security's latest funding round in June 2020 was reported to be $25 m. In total, Area 1 Security has raised $82.5 m
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Area 1 Security Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Area 1 Security Online and Social Media Presence

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Area 1 Security News and Updates

Area 1 Security and Carahsoft Partner to Provide Comprehensive Cloud Email Security Solutions to the Public Sector

Area 1 Horizon™ Products Now Available on Carahsoft’s NASA SEWP, NASPO and NJSBA Contracts Area 1 Horizon™ Products Now Available on Carahsoft’s NASA SEWP, NASPO and NJSBA Contracts

Area 1 Security Announces New Horizon PhishGuard™ Service at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2020

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit -- Area 1 Security, the first and only preemptive Cloud Email Security provider, today announced Horizon PhishGuard™ at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2020. Delivering...

Area 1 Security raises $25 million for AI tools to protect against phishing

Area 1 Security, a cybersecurity vendor whose products leverage AI and machine learning to protect against phishing, has raised $25 million.

Area 1 Security Named Google Cloud Global Technology Partner of the Year for Security

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Area 1 Security today announced that it has received the Google Cloud Global Technology Partner of the Year Award for Security. The award was presented at the Partner Summit during Google Cloud Next '19 in San Francisco. Area 1 Security...

Area 1 Security Uncovers Cybersecurity Breach of European Diplomatic Network Initiated By Chinese Government

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Area 1 Security today announced discovery of an ongoing cyber campaign that has gained access into the diplomatic correspondence network of the European Union. Area 1 Security's active sensors and research team began observing technical...

Area 1 Security Blogs

What’s New at Area 1 Security? Ask your tech experts or your peers.

You’re a leader. A builder of vision and an explorer of solutions. You don’t need us to inspire you. The post What’s New at Area 1 Security? Ask your tech experts or your peers. appeared first on Area 1 Security.

2021 Email Threat Report Blog

The Area 1 Security 2021 Email Threat Report features an analysis of over 31 million threats discovered in one year. ... The post 2021 Email Threat Report Blog appeared first on Area 1 Security.

Achieve Friction-Free Zero Trust With Business Partners

Practical advice on achieving friction-less Zero Trust with Business Partners The post Achieve Friction-Free Zero Trust With Business Partners appeared first on Area 1 Security.

Should we ban ransomware payments?

Ransomware attacks are one of the fastest-growing types of cybercrime in the modern world. The post Should we ban ransomware payments? appeared first on Area 1 Security.

Phish of the Week: Should we ban ransomware payments?

We love dead phish around here. And there’s an important related milestone coming up next week that absolutely deserves to ... The post Phish of the Week: Should we ban ransomware payments? appeared first on Area 1 Security.

What is Ransomware? A guide to preventing email security attacks.

Area 1 Horizon now delivers customers even more confidence with Enhanced Disposition Context. The post What is Ransomware? A guide to preventing email security attacks. appeared first on Area 1 Security.
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Area 1 Security Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Area 1 Security founded?

    Area 1 Security was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Area 1 Security key executives?

    Area 1 Security's key executives are Patrick Sweeney, Blake Darche and Oren J. Falkowitz.

  • How many employees does Area 1 Security have?

    Area 1 Security has 95 employees.

  • Who are Area 1 Security competitors?

    Competitors of Area 1 Security include Arctic Wolf, F5 Networks and Code42.

  • Where is Area 1 Security headquarters?

    Area 1 Security headquarters is located at 142 Stambaugh St, Redwood City.

  • Where are Area 1 Security offices?

    Area 1 Security has an office in Redwood City.

  • How many offices does Area 1 Security have?

    Area 1 Security has 1 office.