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Avanan is a company that offers a cloud email security platform. The company uses APIs to scan for phishing, malware, and data leakage in the line of communications traffic. Its security enables full-suite protection for cloud collaboration solutions such as Office 365, G-Suite, and Slack.

HQNew York, NY, US
Employee Ratings4.8

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)64(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Avanan

Gil Friedrich

Gil Friedrich

Avi Zelovich

Avi Zelovich

Don Byrne

Don Byrne

Itamar Lask

Itamar Lask

VP of R&D
Roy Rotem

Roy Rotem

VP of Product Management
Michael Castricone

Michael Castricone

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Avanan Office Locations

Avanan has offices in New York, Reston and Tel Aviv-Yafo
New York, NY, US (HQ)
259 W 30th St
Reston, VA, US
12110 Sunset Hills Rd 6th Floor
Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL
HaArba'a St 28
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Avanan Financials and Metrics

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Avanan total Funding

$41.4 m

Avanan latest funding size

$25 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Avanan investors

Avanan's latest funding round in December 2018 was reported to be $25 m. In total, Avanan has raised $41.4 m
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Avanan Cybersecurity Score

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Avanan News and Updates

Check Point snaps up cloud email security startup Avanan

Cybersecurity giant Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. today announced the acquisition of cloud email security startup Avanan Inc. for an undisclosed price. CRN, referring to a source familiar with the situation, pegs the acquisition price as between $250 million to $300 million. Founded in 201…

Check Point Software Technologies Acquires Avanan, the fastest growing cloud email and collaboration security company, to redefine security for cloud email

With email threat landscape becoming wider every year, the integrated Check Point Software and Avanan offering will deliver best-of-breed cloud e-mail malware protection and expand security to SaaS collaboration suites With email threat landscape becoming wider every year, the integrated Check Point…

Cyber Security Market Explore Future Growth 2017 and 2023 by Global Top Players - Risk Vision, Safer Social, Webroot Software, TitanHQ, Netikus.net, Horangi Cyber Security, Netwrix, Trend Micro, HelpSystems, TulipControls, Synopsys, Avanan,F-Secure, Centr

Worldwide Market Reports has announced the addition of the “Global Cyber Security Market by Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023”, The report classifies the global Projection Mapping Equipment Market in a precise manner to offer detailed insights about the aspects respons…

Cloud Security Software Global Market 2018: Key Players – Avanan, CA Technologies, Cisco Systems, Imperva, Mcafee

Wiseguyreports.Com adds “Cloud Security Software Market –Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2025” To Its Research Database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Avanan Blogs

Bad Sender: The Importance of Sender Reputation

An easy way to determine if an email is suspicious is by looking at sender reputation. It’s no wonder, then, as we found in our 1H Cyber Attack Report, that 84.3% of all phishing emails do not have a significant historical reputation with the victim. Further, 43.35% of all phishing email…

Avanan and Check Point--Better Together

As you may be aware, Check Point has recently acquired the leader within email security—Avanan.  We're excited about this acquisition because many of our customers have great concerns about the email-borne threats from phishing and ransomware.  This acquisition allows Check Point to meet your email …

Allow Phishing: The Problem with Allow Lists

An Allow List is a simple concept. Essentially, it's a list of addresses or domains that you've deemed safe, and thus emails from those addresses or domains shouldn't be filtered and should be "allowed" into the inbox.

At The Beep: Why Voicemail Related Attacks Can Be Confusing

Oftentimes, you'll receive an email that says to call a number. It can be for anything—refunds, ask questions, etc.

Colleges Open Classes, Immediately Hit with Ransomware

In July, we wrote about new data that shows that ransomware attacks on K-12 schools are projected to increase by 86% in 2021.

Simple, Yet Effective: How BECs Catch Users Off Guard

Have you ever seen an email like this come across your inbox?
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Avanan Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Avanan founded?

    Avanan was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Avanan key executives?

    Avanan's key executives are Gil Friedrich, Avi Zelovich and Don Byrne.

  • How many employees does Avanan have?

    Avanan has 64 employees.

  • Who are Avanan competitors?

    Competitors of Avanan include Netskope, Code42 and CipherCloud.

  • Where is Avanan headquarters?

    Avanan headquarters is located at 259 W 30th St, New York.

  • Where are Avanan offices?

    Avanan has offices in New York, Reston and Tel Aviv-Yafo.

  • How many offices does Avanan have?

    Avanan has 3 offices.