Cobalt

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Cobalt is a company that provides a Pentest as a Service (PtaaS) platform. It connects human penetration testers with companies looking to test the robustness of their software. Cobalt's features include vulnerability reports, integrated messaging, constant evaluation, smart filtering, push notifications, GitHub + JIRA integration, activity monitoring, and more.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitecobalt.io

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)259(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Cobalt

Jacob Hansen

Jacob Hansen

Co-Founder & CEO
Esben Friis Jensen

Esben Friis Jensen

Co-Founder & CCO
Caroline Wong

Caroline Wong

Chief Strategy Officer
Jakob Storm

Jakob Storm

Co-Founder & Chief Product Architect
Christian Hansen

Christian Hansen

Co-Founder & CTO
Chris Tilton

Chris Tilton

VP of Marketing
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Cobalt Office Locations

Cobalt has offices in San Francisco, Boston and Berlin
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
575 Market St , 4th Floor
Boston, MA, US
200 Portland St
Berlin, DE
Friedrichstraße 68
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Cobalt Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Cobalt total Funding

$37 m

Cobalt latest funding size

$29 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Cobalt investors

Cobalt's latest funding round in August 2020 was reported to be $29 m. In total, Cobalt has raised $37 m
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Cobalt Operating Metrics

Aug, 2020

Active Customer Accounts

600
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Cobalt Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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Cobalt Online and Social Media Presence

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Cobalt Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    95/100

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Cobalt News and Updates

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Global Cobalt Carbonate Market to Witness a Pronounce Growth During 2025

According to this study, over the next five years the Cobalt Carbonate market will register a 6.0%% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global market size will reach $ 1512.7 million by 2025, from $ 1197.4 million in 2019. In particular, this report presents the global market share (sales and revenue) of …

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According to this study, over the next five years the Lithium Cobalt Manganate market will register a xx%% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global market size will reach $ xx million by 2025, from $ xx million in 2019. In particular, this report presents the global market share (sales and revenue) of k…

Cobalt Nitrate Market By Manufacturers,Types,Regions And Applications Research Report Forecast To 2024

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According to this study, over the next five years the Cobalt Target market will register a xx%% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global market size will reach $ xx million by 2025, from $ xx million in 2019. In particular, this report presents the global market share (sales and revenue) of key companie…

Eguana Provides California Update and Announces $1 Million Brokered Private Placement to Fund Expanding Cobalt Free Evolve Product Line

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eguana (“Eguana” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: EGT) (OTCQB: EGTYF) is pleased to announce a record order book as of September 30th, 2020 of $23 million, with significant demand contribution coming from US markets and California in particular. Orders …
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Cobalt Blogs

Anatomy of the Authentication Tests

IntroductionAuthentication, as OWASP states, is the process of verifying that an individual, entity, or website is who it claims to be. Authentication in the context of web applications is commonly performed by submitting a username or ID and one or more items of private information that only a give…

Pentester Spotlight: Andreea Druga

Andreea Druga is a pentester with over six years of experience in the security arena with a master’s degree in IT&C Security. She has expertise in both defensive (blue team) and offensive (red team) areas. She has worked with various tools such as SIEM, IDS, IPS, Web Filtering, antivirus, and va…

Got Cookies? Cookie Based Authentication Vulnerabilities in Wild

Got Cookies? Exploring Cookie Based Authentication Vulnerabilities in the WildCookies are a widely used way to enable authentication in many of the applications out there. Over time, there has been a lot of security implications in Cookie-Based Authentication and new methods such as token-based auth…

A Pentester’s Guide to File Inclusion

What is a File InclusionBased on the definition provided by OWASP, the File Inclusion vulnerability allows an attacker to include a file, usually exploiting a “dynamic file inclusion” mechanism implemented in the target application. The vulnerability occurs due to the use of user-supplied input with…

Scope Based Recon: Smart Recon Tactics

Scope Based Recon Methodology: Exploring Tactics for Smart ReconReconnaissance (aka Recon) is an essential process in pentesting, especially Black Box Pentesting, where you don’t have specifics about your target. Before starting to hit your target, it is important to gather as much information as po…

Pentester Spotlight: Jesus Arturo Espinoza Soto

How curiosity led a PHP programmer to web hacking and a collaborative pentest community of technology tinkerers.Jesus Arturo Espinoza Soto joined the Cobalt Core, our highly-experienced, geographically-diverse community of pentesters, in 2019. He is one of the 250+ pentester worldwide who has helped…
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Cobalt Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cobalt founded?

    Cobalt was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Cobalt key executives?

    Cobalt's key executives are Jacob Hansen, Esben Friis Jensen and Caroline Wong.

  • How many employees does Cobalt have?

    Cobalt has 259 employees.

  • Who are Cobalt competitors?

    Competitors of Cobalt include HackerOne, Netsparker and Attivo Networks.

  • Where is Cobalt headquarters?

    Cobalt headquarters is located at 575 Market St , 4th Floor, San Francisco.

  • Where are Cobalt offices?

    Cobalt has offices in San Francisco, Boston and Berlin.

  • How many offices does Cobalt have?

    Cobalt has 3 offices.