Detectify was born from the simple idea that the internet was broken. The company was founded in 2013, and quickly became one of the most talked about startups in the field of web security. Since 2013, Detectify has received worldwide recognition for their security research , won several awards and nominations and attracted customers from a wide range of industries and company sizes.

The founders of Detectify are friends from school who shared a mutual curiosity of trying to understand how the internet was built. Years of programming led to a passion for web security and finding a way to integrate security into developers’ everyday workflow in an easy way. Today, the Detectify service is used by businesses worldwide and checks websites for more than 200 types of vulnerabilities, covering OWASP Top 10.

Company Growth (employees)
Stockholm, SE
Size (employees)
30 (est)-6%
Detectify was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Stockholm, SE

Detectify Office Locations

Detectify has an office in Stockholm
Stockholm, SE (HQ)
8 Mälarvarvsbacken

Detectify Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$1.7 m

Latest funding size

$1.7 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years


Detectify's latest funding round in March 2015 was reported to be $1.7 m. In total, Detectify has raised $1.7 m

Detectify Financial Metrics

Detectify's revenue was reported to be kr544.1 k in FY, 2015

Revenue (FY, 2015)

544.1 k

Net income (FY, 2015)

(8 m)

EBIT (FY, 2015)

(6.4 m)

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

7.6 m
SEKFY, 2015


544.1 k

Sales and marketing expense

(2.4 m)

General and administrative expense

(4.4 m)

Operating expense total

(7 m)


(6.4 m)

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

(2.1 m)

Interest income

461.3 k

Pre tax profit

(8 m)

Net Income

(8 m)
SEKY, 2015


7.6 m

Total Assets

7.9 m

Total Debt

12 m

Total Liabilities

12.7 m

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Security researchers have disclosed a concerning vulnerability in popular chat client Slack that allowed attackers to hijack your account and take control of your entire communication line. The flaw, which was initially spotted and documented by Frans Rosén from cybersecurity firm Detectify, basical…

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