CyCognito

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CyCognito is a company that develops a cloud-based network security analysis platform designed to discover an organization's security weak spots. It is an external and automatic attack simulation platform that provides organizations with an external analysis of their IT ecosystem in the eyes of a sophisticated attacker, including the primary potential attack vectors that lead to data breaches.
TypePrivate
Founded2017
HQPalo Alto, CA, US
Websitecycognito.com
Employee Ratings4.7

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)108(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at CyCognito

Dima Potekhin

Dima Potekhin

CTO and Co-Founder, Director
Dan Scheinman

Dan Scheinman

Independent Board Director
Michael Trites

Michael Trites

Senior Vice President of Global Sales
Raphael Reich

Raphael Reich

Vice President of Marketing
Oded Simon

Oded Simon

Senior Vice President of Operations
Amber Tallerico

Amber Tallerico

Director of Sales Operations
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CyCognito Office Locations

CyCognito has offices in Palo Alto and Tel Aviv-Yafo
Palo Alto, CA, US (HQ)
550 California Ave
Palo Alto, CA, US
420 Florence St #200
Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL
Ben Avigdor St 18
Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL
HaMasger St 34
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CyCognito Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2017

CyCognito total Funding

$48 m

CyCognito latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

CyCognito investors

CyCognito's latest funding round in July 2020 was reported to be $30 m. In total, CyCognito has raised $48 m
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CyCognito Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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CyCognito Online and Social Media Presence

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CyCognito News and Updates

CyCognito Expands Market Reach with Appointment of Randy Streu as Vice President of Business Development

With 20+ years of experience, Streu now leads CyCognito’s strategic relationships with global system integrators, technology partners and other businesses that need actionable cyber risk intelligence With 20+ years of experience, Streu now leads CyCognito’s strategic relationships with global system…

CyCognito Hires New Sales Leaders to Meet Surging Customer Demand for Attack Surface Protection Solutions

With the hire of new vice presidents, CyCognito expands its sales footprint to include APAC and the US Government and public sector With the hire of new vice presidents, CyCognito expands its sales footprint to include APAC and the US Government and public sector

CyCognito Empowers Organizations to Prevent Breaches Due to Supply Chain, Ransomware, and Other Modern Attacks by Protecting Their External Attack Surface

CyCognito platform automates attack surface management workflows and eliminates failed legacy practices that enable breaches CyCognito platform automates attack surface management workflows and eliminates failed legacy practices that enable breaches

CyCognito named Market Leader in Attack Surface Protection in 9th Annual Global InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2021

CyCognito Named Winner of the Coveted Global InfoSec Awards during #RSAC 2021 CyCognito Named Winner of the Coveted Global InfoSec Awards during #RSAC 2021

CyCognito Channel Chief Lori Cornmesser Named to CRN’s 2021 Women of the Channel Power 100

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CyCognito, the leader in external attack surface management and attack surface protection, today announced CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, named its Vice President of Global Channel Sales Lori Cornmesser to the 2021 Women of the Channel Pow…

New CyCognito Security Report Reveals Failures of Penetration Testing

Research shows cost, coverage, and cadence limitations leave organizations exposed when they rely on penetration testing to assess security readiness and prevent breaches Research shows cost, coverage, and cadence limitations leave organizations exposed when they rely on penetration testing to asses…
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CyCognito Blogs

Full or Foolish Disclosure: 5 Parts of Good Breach Disclosure

I think it’s safe to say that everyone, except of course bad actors, will agree that it’s always best to avoid a security breach. CyCognito can help with that! Unfortunately, however, the reality is closer to that oft quoted adage, “it’s not if, but when.” So, it’s important to have a co…

PRESS RELEASE: CyCognito Expands Market Reach with New VP

CyCognito Expands Market Reach with Appointment of Randy Streu as Vice President of Business Development With 20+ years of experience, Streu now leads CyCognito’s strategic relationships with global system integrators, technology partners and other businesses that need actionable cyber …

How to Improve IT Asset Management With the CyCognito Platform

Discover Unknown Assets for Both Better Business and Risk Management The goal of asset management is to ensure that an organization's assets are accounted for, deployed, maintained, upgraded, and disposed of when the time comes. Successfully addressing this foundational business process…

PRESS RELEASE: CyCognito Hires New Sales Leaders

PRESS RELEASE: CyCognito Hires New Sales Leaders to Meet Surging Customer Demand for Attack Surface Protection Solutions With the hire of new vice presidents, CyCognito expands its sales footprint in APAC and the US Government and public sector Palo Alto, Calif. — CyCognito, the leader…

External Attack Surface Management - Now a Gartner Emerging Technology

PRESS RELEASE: External Attack Surface Management Recognized as An Emerging Technology by Gartner; CyCognito Among List of Vendors Offering this Technology External attack surface management helps identify previously unknown or forgotten internet-facing assets and the risks they presen…

Take Another Leap Beyond “Managing” Your Attack Surface

Now You Can Fully Automate and Operationalize Your Attack Surface Lifecycle When it comes to attack surface management, automating and operationalizing are often aspirational, but nevertheless critical goals. Critical because the hacker economy you’re battling is already automated and i…
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CyCognito Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CyCognito founded?

    CyCognito was founded in 2017.

  • Who are CyCognito key executives?

    CyCognito's key executives are Dima Potekhin, Dan Scheinman and Michael Trites.

  • How many employees does CyCognito have?

    CyCognito has 108 employees.

  • Who are CyCognito competitors?

    Competitors of CyCognito include Smokescreen, Firedome and CounterCraft​​ .

  • Where is CyCognito headquarters?

    CyCognito headquarters is located at 550 California Ave, Palo Alto.

  • Where are CyCognito offices?

    CyCognito has offices in Palo Alto and Tel Aviv-Yafo.

  • How many offices does CyCognito have?

    CyCognito has 4 offices.