Capsule8

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Capsule8 is a Brooklyn-based startup delivering container-aware, real-time threat protection for legacy and next-gen Linux infrastructures. Its solution provides continuous security across the entire containerized and virtualized production environment in real-time.

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQNew York, US
Websitecapsule8.com

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)54(-1%)

Key People/Management at Capsule8

John Viega

John Viega

Co-Founder & CEO
Lisa Mokaba

Lisa Mokaba

Director of Communications
Jim Bandanza

Jim Bandanza

COO/CRO
Brandon Edwards

Brandon Edwards

Co-Founder & Chief Scientist
Kelly Shortridge

Kelly Shortridge

VP Product Strategy
Scott Kenerly

Scott Kenerly

CFO
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Capsule8 Office Locations

Capsule8 has offices in New York and Boston
New York, US (HQ)
40 Exchange Pl #1710
Boston, US
200 Portland St
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Capsule8 Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2016

Capsule8 total Funding

$30 m

Capsule8 latest funding size

$6.50 m

Time since last funding

10 months ago

Capsule8 investors

Capsule8's latest funding round in August 2019 was reported to be $6.5 m. In total, Capsule8 has raised $30 m
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Capsule8 Online and Social Media Presence

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Capsule8 News and Updates

Intel Capital backs Capsule8

Brooklyn, New York-based Capsule8, a provider of attack protection solutions for Linux production environments, has secured a multimillion-dollar investment. The investor was Intel Capital. 

Linux attack protection startup Capsule8 raises $6.5M from Intel Capital

Linux attack protection startup Capsule8 Inc. today said it has raised $6.5 million in new funding from Intel Capital to drive a range of sales, marketing, product development and customer-facing initiatives. Founded in 2016, Capsule8 offers an attack detection platform built for Linux production e…

Hybrid clouds susceptible to zero-day exploits, finds survey

Hybrid cloud complexity creating security challenges Container security company Capsule8 recently released a survey conducted by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) in November 2017 exploring trends in hybrid cloud security. Among these trends, the survey found the complexity of hybrid cloud environment…

Capsule8 pulls in $6 mln Series A

Brooklyn, New York-based Capsule8, a cybersecurity startup, has closed $6 million in Series A funding. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round. In addition to the funding, ClearSky Security Managing Director Jay Leek has joined Capsule8's board of directors.

Capsule8 Blogs

A Cloudy Forecast for ICS: Recap of S4x20

Last week, I keynoted S4x20, the biggest industrial control systems (ICS) security conference in the world, and was able to catch quite a few talks, too. While it took place … Read of "A Cloudy Forecast for ICS: Recap of S4x20" The post A Cloudy Forecast for ICS: Recap of S4x20 appeared first on…

Takeaways from Art into Science

What do you get when you take a security conference and pare back its typical formula of swag-laden vendor tables, high-concept lighting that promises to be “an experience”, bougie parties … Read of "Takeaways from Art into Science" The post Takeaways from Art into Science appeared first on Caps…

Unsupervised Anomaly Detection Using BigQueryML and Capsule8

In a sea of data that contains a tiny speck of evidence of maliciousness somewhere, where do we start? What is the most optimal way to swim through the inconsequential … Read of "Unsupervised Anomaly Detection Using BigQueryML and Capsule8" The post Unsupervised Anomaly Detection Using BigQueryM…

What is the Linux Auditing System (aka AuditD)?

The Linux Auditing System is a native feature to the Linux kernel that collects certain types of system activity to facilitate incident investigation. In this post, we will cover what … Read of "What is the Linux Auditing System (aka AuditD)?" The post What is the Linux Auditing System (aka Audi…

Applying the Linux MITRE ATT&CK Framework with Capsule8

The MITRE ATT&CK™ framework is becoming increasingly adopted as a way to validate detection coverage. If you aren’t yet familiar with it, ATT&CK is an open-source knowledge base of tactics … Read of "Applying the Linux MITRE ATT&CK Framework with Capsule8" The post Applying the Linux…

Our 2020 Security Predictions Clickbait Will Leave You SHOOK!

Prediction lists in the security industry are mostly self-indulgent fan fiction, so we decided to create an anti-meme in response. Rather than spin tall tales about drones using lasers to … Read of "Our 2020 Security Predictions Clickbait Will Leave You SHOOK!" The post Our 2020 Security Predict…
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Capsule8 Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Capsule8 founded?

    Capsule8 was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Capsule8 key executives?

    Capsule8's key executives are John Viega, Lisa Mokaba and Jim Bandanza.

  • How many employees does Capsule8 have?

    Capsule8 has 54 employees.

  • Who are Capsule8 competitors?

    Competitors of Capsule8 include Bay Dynamics, Red Lambda and Recorded Future.

  • Where is Capsule8 headquarters?

    Capsule8 headquarters is located at 40 Exchange Pl #1710, New York.

  • Where are Capsule8 offices?

    Capsule8 has offices in New York and Boston.

  • How many offices does Capsule8 have?

    Capsule8 has 2 offices.