Checkmarx, founded in 2006, is a leader in application security solutions, having developed the first platform for true Source Code Analysis (SCA) with its marquee solution: Static Application Security Testing (SAST). Our mission is in enabling organizations to secure applications from the start, reducing risk and cost along the way. Our platforms offer maximum application security for software developers and security experts throughout the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), in both Enterprise and Cloud platform models.

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Parent CompanyHellman & Friedman
HQRamat Gan, IL
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Checkmarx was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Ramat Gan, IL

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Key People/Management at Checkmarx

John True

John True

Emmanuel Benzaquen

Emmanuel Benzaquen

CEO & Director
Maty Siman

Maty Siman

Director, Founder & CTO
Alex Roichman

Alex Roichman

Chief Software Architect
Shmuel Arvatz

Shmuel Arvatz

Moshe Lerner

Moshe Lerner

SVP, Product Strategy & Corporate Development
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Checkmarx Office Locations

Checkmarx has offices in Ramat Gan, Orlando, Paramus, Sandy Springs and in 6 other locations
Ramat Gan, IL (HQ)
Amot Atrium Tower, 2 Jabotinsky Street
Neuilly-sur-Seine, FR
171 Avenue Charles de Gaulle
Braga, PT
R. de São Victor 11 1. º Andar
Singapore, SG
350 Orchard Rd
Orlando, US
Orlando, FL, USA
Paramus, US
140 E Ridgewood Ave
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Checkmarx Financials and Metrics

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$92 m


In total, Checkmarx had raised $92 m. Checkmarx is a subsidiary of Hellman & Friedman

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Checkmarx News and Updates

Static Code Analysis Software Market to See Massive Growth by 2025 | JetBrains, Codacy, Checkmarx, Synopsys

Global Static Code Analysis Software Market Report from AMA Researchhighlights deep analysis on market characteristics, sizing, estimates and growth by segmentation, regional breakdowns& country along with competitive landscape, players market shares, and strategies that are key in the market. T…

Insight Partners sells security firm Checkmarx to Hellman & Friedman for $1.15B

Checkmarx, an Israeli security company acquired in 2015 by private equity firm Insight Partners with an $84 million investment, was sold today to Hellman & Friedman, another private equity firm at a valuation of $1.15B. Nice little profit there, and the company will continue to hold a minority i…

Application Security Market 2017: Key Players – Burp Suite, Checkmarx CxSAST, Fortify on Demand, IBM AppScan and More

WiseGuyReports published new report, titled “Application Security Market” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Why mobile game developers need to say “Game Over” to the man-in-the-middle

Most of the mobile games, including those most popular among children and teens, are highly vulnerable to a breach.

Checkmarx Blogs

Checkmarx Announces GitLab Integration to Streamline Users’ DevSecOps Workflows

Joint customers will benefit from integrated Checkmarx SAST and SCA security scans in GitLab’s Secure Scan and Vulnerability Management System RAMAT GAN, ISRAEL – August 24, 2020 – Checkmarx, the global leader in software security solutions for DevOps, today announced its new strategic partnership w…

Speaking Developers’ Love Languages

Developers are a finicky breed, especially when it comes to the languages they code in. And, while they don’t always get to use the languages they love most, there are still factors that give them an affinity toward certain ones and keep them coming back for more – whether for personal or corporate …

Race Conditions Can Exist in Go

Overview The Go Programming Language (also known as Golang) is an open source programming language created by Google. Go is compiled and is statically typed as in C (with garbage collection). It has limited structural typing, memory safety features, and CSP-style concurrent features. In this article…

You Better Get Going with Go

“I think Node (.js) is not the best system to build a massive server web. I would use Go for that. And honestly, that’s the reason why I left Node. It was the realization that: oh, actually, this is not the best server-side system ever.” (HS, 2017) This quote is by Ryan Dahl the authorRead More ›

Welcome to Checkmarx Golang Week!

When beginning to utilize any new programming language, a frequent obstacle developers face is the sheer lack of secure coding education and training about common pitfalls and coding errors during the language-learning process. The subject of security is often neglected by many articles pertaining t…
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Checkmarx Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Checkmarx founded?

    Checkmarx was founded in 2006.

  • Who are Checkmarx key executives?

    Checkmarx's key executives are John True, Emmanuel Benzaquen and Maty Siman.

  • How many employees does Checkmarx have?

    Checkmarx has 675 employees.

  • Who are Checkmarx competitors?

    Competitors of Checkmarx include OutboundEngine, Predixion Software and Velocify.

  • Where is Checkmarx headquarters?

    Checkmarx headquarters is located at Amot Atrium Tower, 2 Jabotinsky Street, Ramat Gan.

  • Where are Checkmarx offices?

    Checkmarx has offices in Ramat Gan, Orlando, Paramus, Sandy Springs and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does Checkmarx have?

    Checkmarx has 10 offices.