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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 Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)1,751
Revenue (Y, 2017)$139.7 M
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

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 $139.70 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

D

64/100

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Bitdefender Online and Social Media Presence

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Bitdefender News and Updates

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...

Bitdefender Named a Leader in Cloud Workload Security by Independent Research Firm

BUCHAREST, Romania and SANTA CLARA, California, Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitdefender, a global cybersecurity leader protecting over 500 million systems in 150 countries, has been named a Leader in independent research and advisory firm Forrester's "The Forrester Wave™: Cloud Workload...

BitDefender Confirms Security Flaw In Free Windows Antivirus 2020, Millions At Risk -- Update Now

Atherton Research's Principal Analyst and Futurist Jeb Su weighs in on the new critical security vulnerability found in BitDefender's latest popular free antivirus software for Microsoft Windows.

Bitdefender Announces Availability of GravityZone Security for Virtualized Environments on VMware Cloud Marketplace™

BUCHAREST, Romania and SANTA CLARA, California, Aug. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitdefender, a global cybersecurity leader protecting over 500 million systems across 150 countries, today announced its VMware Ready-certified GravityZone Security for Virtualized Environments is available on...
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Bitdefender Blogs

The Danger of Shadow IT Shines Again

It was late September when the news broke that the personal data of 1.5 million citizens had been stolen from a government health database in Singapore, SingHealth. While authorities called the attack targeted and well-planned, the evidence coming out points to potential mismanagement of…

Widening Cybersecurity Workforce Gap Nears 3 Million Globally, Says Survey

Even though technology budgets have increased, companies are still vulnerable to attacks due to a major cybersecurity workforce gap. For some reason, the gap has widened to a staggering 3 million across North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Europe, the Middle East and Af…

Companies Advanced in Data Security Are Seeing Solid Revenue Growth

Businesses with a good understanding of the latest cyber-security solutions and data protection laws are reaping the payoff in terms of significant revenue growth, according to a report by Oxford Economics.

Failure to Detect a Breach May Wreak Havoc in Corporate IT Infrastructures, CISOs Say

Failure to detect an advanced cyberattack or a targeted threat as soon as it occurs may lead to full infrastructure compromise, irreversible data loss, and financial repercussions from which some companies may never recover, according to a Bitdefender survey of 1,050 CISOs in the US and …

Anthem Agrees to $16 Million Settlement Following Compromise of 80 Million Health Records

Anthem, the second-largest health insurer in the US, will pay $16 million to the US Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights following a data breach that exposed the electronic protected health information (ePHI) of almost 80 million people. Anthem will also initi…

When it Comes to Container Security Enterprises Are Their Own Worst Enemy

Much like the early days of virtualization, containers got a bum rap when it came to data security. I say this because just like virtualization, securing containers is more about securing what is happening inside, rather than the security of the wrapper.
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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 1,751 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 $79.8 k.

  • Who are Bitdefender competitors?

    Competitors of Bitdefender include BetterCloud, FireEye and ForAllSecure.

  • 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.