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 Ratings5

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)82(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at CyCognito

Rob Gurzeev

Rob Gurzeev

CEO and Co-Founder, Director
Dima Potekhin

Dima Potekhin

CTO and Co-Founder, Director
Jason Braun

Jason Braun

Vice President of Global Sales
Dan Scheinman

Dan Scheinman

Independent Board Director
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
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

4 months 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

95/100

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CyCognito Online and Social Media Presence

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CyCognito News and Updates

CyCognito Named a Cool Vendor by Gartner

CyCognito was recognized in the 2020 report on Cyber and IT Risk Management CyCognito was recognized in the 2020 report on Cyber and IT Risk Management

Cybersecurity startup CyCognito raises $30M in round led by Accel

Cybersecurity startup CyCognito Inc. has raised $30 million in new funding to accelerate its customer acquisition efforts. The Series B round was led by Accel and included Lightspeed Venture Partners, Sorenson Ventures and UpWest. As part of the deal, Eric Wolford, partner at Accel is joining CyCog…

CyCognito raises $30 million for a bot network that probes potential attack vectors

CyCognito, a company developing bot network technology to probe potential cyberattack vectors, has raised $30 in venture capital.

CyCognito Blogs

PRESS RELEASE: CyCognito and ESG Report Shows Attack Surface Management is Critical

Organizations mostly monitor what they already know about, leaving unknown assets unprotected and open to attackers Palo Alto, Calif. — CyCognito, the leader in attack surface protection and digital risk protection, today announced new research in partnership with Enterprise Strat…

ESG Research Report - security testing and attack surface monitoring

The Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) and CyCognito recently released illuminating cybersecurity practices research based on a survey of 200 cybersecurity and IT professionals in enterprises with 4,000+ employees across multiple industries. One startling finding is that while 98% of the…

Ransomware Plagues Healthcare with Disruptive and Potentially Devastating Consequences

As cases surge amidst an ongoing pandemic, hospitals face another crisis: ransomware. Dozens of hospitals have been targeted over the past few days and, in September, the RYUK ransomware strain impacted the IT systems of all 250 U.S Universal Health Services facilities1. Employees descri…

CyCognito Named a Gartner Cool Vendor for CyCognito Platform

Becoming A Gartner Cool Vendor We think being a Gartner Cool Vendor is not something that comes easily; among other things you cannot apply for it. Cool Vendor research is designed to highlight interesting, new and innovative vendors, products and services. So, we at CyCognito were thri…

Press Release: CyCognito Named a Cool Vendor by Gartner

CyCognito Named a Cool Vendor by Gartner CyCognito was recognized in the 2020 report on Cyber and IT Risk Management PALO ALTO, CA, October 21, 2020 – CyCognito Inc., the leader in attack surface and digital risk protection, today announced it has been named a Cool Vendor in the Octobe…

CyCognito Named Winner of 2020 SINET 16 Innovator Awards

The SINET 16 is an annual list of the most innovative and compelling cybersecurity companies in the world   Palo Alto, Calif. — CyCognito, the leader in attack surface protection and digital risk protection, today announced it was named a winner of the 2020 SINET 16 Innovator Awards. …

CyCognito Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CyCognito founded?

    CyCognito was founded in 2017.

  • Who are CyCognito key executives?

    CyCognito's key executives are Rob Gurzeev, Dima Potekhin and Jason Braun.

  • How many employees does CyCognito have?

    CyCognito has 82 employees.

  • Who are CyCognito competitors?

    Competitors of CyCognito include Salt Security, Polyverse 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 3 offices.