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Bitdefender develops cybersecurity and anti-virus software designed to provide protection against internet security threats. The Company's security software features web protection, cloud antispam, firewall, vulnerability scanner, parental controls, file encryption, device anti-theft, and backup. It enables its clients to safeguard their laptops, desktops, tablets and mobile phones from viruses, trojans, rootkits, rogues, aggressive adware, spam, and others.
TypePrivate
Founded2001
HQBucurești, RO
Websitebitdefender.com
Employee Ratings4

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)1,743
Revenue (Y, 2017)$139.7 M
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Bitdefender

Florin Talpes

Florin Talpes

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
John Stynes

John Stynes

Chief Financial Officer
Bogdan Irina

Bogdan Irina

Chief Operating Officer
Bogdan Dumitru

Bogdan Dumitru

Chief Technology Officer
Rares Stefan

Rares Stefan

Chief Strategy Officer
Ciprian Istrate

Ciprian Istrate

Vice President of Consumer Solutions
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Bitdefender Office Locations

Bitdefender has offices in București, Fort Lauderdale, Melbourne, Hørsholm and in 5 other locations
București, RO (HQ)
Șoseaua Orhideelor 15A
Melbourne, AU
Level 11 50 Queen St
Hørsholm, DK
24 Agern Alle
Montrouge, FR
49 Rue de la Vanne
Schwerte, DE
Lohbachstr. 12
Milano, IT
10 Via degli Olivetani
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Bitdefender Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2001

Bitdefender total Funding

$7 m

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Bitdefender Revenue

Bitdefender's revenue was reported to be $139.7 m in Y, 2017
USD

Revenue (Y, 2017)

139.7m
USDY, 2017

Revenue

139.7m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

89.4k
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Bitdefender Operating Metrics

Bitdefender's Users was reported to be 500 m in Sep, 2018.
Sep, 2018

Users

500 m
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Bitdefender Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SMS eTechSeptember 11, 2018

Bitdefender Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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Bitdefender Online and Social Media Presence

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Bitdefender Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    C

    70/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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Bitdefender News and Updates

Bitdefender Named a Top Player for Advanced Persistent Threat Protection by Radicati Group

BUCHAREST, Romania and SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitdefender, a global cybersecurity leader, has been named a "Top Player" in the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) Protection Market Quadrant by the analyst firm Radicati Group. In its first year participating in...

CONNECTIONS™ Focuses on Demand for Connected Products in SMB Market, with Speakers from Comcast Business, Cox, Bitdefender and More, in First Session of 2021

DALLAS, March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Parks Associates announced today that Comcast Business, Bitdefender, Alarm.com, Cox Communications, Johnson Controls, and Synamedia will participate in Smart Products - Serving the SMB Market, the opening session for the 25th annual CONNECTIONS™:...

Bitdefender Unveils New Cloud-based Endpoint Detection and Response Solution for Enterprises and Managed Service Providers

BUCHAREST, Romania, Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitdefender, a leading global cybersecurity company protecting over 500 million systems worldwide, today launched a new cloud-based dedicated Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solution designed to help enterprise customers and Managed...

Bitdefender Unveils New Global Services and Support Organization

BUCHAREST, Romania and SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitdefender, a leading global cybersecurity company protecting over 500 million systems worldwide, today unveiled its new Service Operations organization and announced that Daniel Clayton has been appointed Vice President of...

Bitdefender Launches Digital Identity Protection to Safeguard the Most Valuable Online Asset: A Person's Reputation

BUCHAREST, Romania, June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As the professional world moves increasingly online, Bitdefender, a leading global cybersecurity company protecting over 500 million systems worldwide, is pleased to announce the global launch of Bitdefender Digital Identity Protection,...

Bitdefender Integrates MSP Security Suite With Datto RMM

BUCHAREST, Romania and SANTA CLARA, California, Dec. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitdefender, a global cybersecurity leader protecting over 500 million systems in 150 countries, today announced the integration of Bitdefender's GravityZone MSP security suite with Datto RMM, an intuitive and...
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Bitdefender Blogs

From Cracks to Empty Wallets – How Popular Cracks Lead to Digital Currency and Data Theft

For about three years, hackers have been stealing cryptocurrency from victims’ Monero wallets using powerful malware delivered through software cracks for popular apps. Cracks and patches have been around since the advent of commercial software. Easy to use and widely available on specialized sharin…

Golang Bot Starts Targeting WordPress Websites

Bitdefender researchers have identified a new version of an already-known vulnerability scanner that looks for a specific flaw in the “Ultimate GDPR & CCPA Compliance Toolkit” plugin for WordPress. Zero-day vulnerabilities get all the attention, but n-day vulnerabilities cause most security issu…

Fin8 Group is Back in Business with Improved BADHATCH Kit

Bitdefender researchers have uncovered new versions of the BADHATCH backdoor used by the FIN8 threat actor to compromise companies in insurance, retail, technology, and chemical industries in the United States, Canada, South Africa, Puerto Rico, Panama, and Italy. This new research describes the tec…

Fonix Ransomware Decryptor

A decryptor for Fonix Ransowmare is now available for download. Also known as FonixCrypter or Xinof, this family of malware was initially spotted in June 2020 and went out of business in late January this year. The news, broken by one of the project’s administrators, also includes master keys and a …

Cracking the LifeShield: Unauthorized Live-Streaming in your Home

Also, CVE-2020-8101 – Command execution due to unsanitized input Do-it-yourself home security solutions are centerpieces of the modern lifestyle. From sensors to surveillance and anything in between, these solutions have our back while we’re at home and, even more importantly,while we’re away. Easil…

Remcos RAT Revisited: A Colombian Coronavirus-Themed Campaign

In the late summer of 2020, the Bitdefender Active Threat Control team noticed a surge of Remcos malware, with most of the attacks taking place in Colombia. While the malware family has been known for quite a while to cyber-criminals and malware researchers alike, this new campaign captured our atte…
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Bitdefender Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bitdefender founded?

    Bitdefender was founded in 2001.

  • Who are Bitdefender key executives?

    Bitdefender's key executives are Florin Talpes, John Stynes and Bogdan Irina.

  • How many employees does Bitdefender have?

    Bitdefender has 1,743 employees.

  • What is Bitdefender revenue?

    Latest Bitdefender annual revenue is $139.7 m.

  • What is Bitdefender revenue per employee?

    Latest Bitdefender revenue per employee is $80.1 k.

  • Who are Bitdefender competitors?

    Competitors of Bitdefender include SentinelOne, BetterCloud and FireEye.

  • Where is Bitdefender headquarters?

    Bitdefender headquarters is located at Șoseaua Orhideelor 15A, București.

  • Where are Bitdefender offices?

    Bitdefender has offices in București, Fort Lauderdale, Melbourne, Hørsholm and in 5 other locations.

  • How many offices does Bitdefender have?

    Bitdefender has 9 offices.