Contrast Security

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Сontrast Security is the provider of security technology that enables software applications to protect themselves against cyber attacks. Contrast’s deep security instrumentation is the technology that enables highly accurate analysis and always-on protection of an entire application portfolio, without scanning or security experts. It has intelligent agents that work actively inside applications to prevent data breaches and defeat hackers.

HQLos Altos, US
Employee Ratings4.3

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)183(+7%)

Key People/Management at Contrast Security

Alan P. Naumann

Alan P. Naumann

Chairman of the Board, President & CEO
Jeff Williams

Jeff Williams

Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer
Arshan Dabirsiaghi

Arshan Dabirsiaghi

Co-Founder, Chief Scientist
Surag Patel

Surag Patel

Chief Strategy Officer
Mike Keating

Mike Keating

Vice President of Sales
Mark Hodgson

Mark Hodgson

Vice President of Corporate Marketing
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Contrast Security Office Locations

Contrast Security has an office in Los Altos
Los Altos, US (HQ)
240 3rd St
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Contrast Security Financials and Metrics

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Contrast Security total Funding

$119 m

Contrast Security latest funding size

$65 m

Time since last funding

3 months ago

Contrast Security investors

Contrast Security's latest funding round in February 2019 was reported to be $65 m. In total, Contrast Security has raised $119 m
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Contrast Security Online and Social Media Presence

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Contrast Security News and Updates

Contrast Security Continues to be Recognized as the only "Visionary" in the Gartner 2019 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing

LOS ALTOS, Calif., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Contrast Security, the pioneer in embedding vulnerability analysis and exploit prevention directly into modern software, today announced that for the fourth year in a row, it was named the only "Visionary" in the 2019 Gartner Magic...

Contrast Security raises $65M to accelerate technology development

Application security startup Contrast Security Inc. has raised $65 million in new funding to accelerate technology development and to assist in its international expansion. The Series D round was led by Warburg Pincus and included participation from previous investors Battery Ventures, General Cata…

Contrast Security raises $65 million for agent-based cybersecurity

Cybersecurity startup Contrast Security announced that it has raised $65 million in a series D financing round led by Warburg Pincus.

Contrast Security Joins the Cybersecurity Tech Accord To Promote a Safer Online World

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Contrast Security, the pioneer in self-protecting software, today announced it has joined more than 60 global companies in a commitment to defend all customers from malicious attacks by cybercriminals. Contrast Security is one of the...

Contrast Security Gives Community First Free DevSecOps Solution To Take Control of Software Security

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Contrast Security, the pioneer in self-protecting software, today announced the availability of Contrast Community Edition, a free solution to protect web applications and APIs from attacks and empower development and security teams to...

Contrast Security Recognized as a CRN 2018 Emerging Vendor

LOS ALTOS, Calif., July 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Contrast Security, the pioneer in enabling "self-protecting" software with security safeguards built directly into critical applications, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Contrast Security to its 2018...
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Contrast Security Blogs

Contrast Security Honored as a Silver Stevie® Award Winner in the 2019 American Business Awards® for Best Business Technology Software - DevOps Solution

We are proud to announce that Contrast Security has been named a Silver Stevie Award winner for Best Business Technology Software - DevOps Solution in the 17th annual American Business Awards.

How do teams stay afloat in an ocean of vulnerabilities? They remediate faster (3.0x FASTER!)

As a developer, working through your team's bug backlog can sometimes feel like bailing out a rowboat with only a leaky bucket. As a security leader, working through the backlog for your entire application portfolio can feel like bailing out a sinking ship with that same bucket. You are able to fix …
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Contrast Security Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Contrast Security founded?

    Contrast Security was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Contrast Security key executives?

    Contrast Security's key executives are Alan P. Naumann, Jeff Williams and Arshan Dabirsiaghi.

  • How many employees does Contrast Security have?

    Contrast Security has 183 employees.

  • Who are Contrast Security competitors?

    Competitors of Contrast Security include Oculus VisionTech, Verimatrix and Pwnie Express.

  • Where is Contrast Security headquarters?

    Contrast Security headquarters is located at 240 3rd St, Los Altos.

  • Where are Contrast Security offices?

    Contrast Security has an office in Los Altos.

  • How many offices does Contrast Security have?

    Contrast Security has 1 office.