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Imperva is a provider of cybersecurity solutions that protect business-critical data and applications. The company's SecureSphere, Incapsula, and Skyfence product lines enable organizations to discover assets and risks, protect the information in cloud and on-premises, and comply with regulations.
HQSan Mateo, CA, US
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)1,386(+7%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)$321.7 M(+22%)
Share Price (Jan 2019)$55.7
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Key People/Management at Imperva

Pam Murphy

Pam Murphy

Chief Executive Officer
Kunal Anand

Kunal Anand

Chief Technology Officer
Ron Bennatan

Ron Bennatan

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Data Security
Moshe Lipsker

Moshe Lipsker

Senior Vice President, Product Development
Steven Schoenfeld

Steven Schoenfeld

Senior Vice President, Product Management
Paul J. Loftus

Paul J. Loftus

Chief Revenue Officer
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Imperva Office Locations

Imperva has offices in San Mateo, Austin, Los Angeles, Plano and in 12 other locations
San Mateo, CA, US (HQ)
1 Curiosity Way
Austin, TX, US
11044 Research Blvd A325
Los Angeles, CA, US
4079B Redwood Ave
Plano, TX, US
5800 Granite Pkwy #320
Melbourne, AU
L19/114 William St
Sydney, AU
64 York St
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Imperva Financials and Metrics

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Imperva total Funding

$71 m

Imperva latest funding size

$21.98 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Imperva investors

Imperva's latest funding round in June 2019 was reported to be $22 m. In total, Imperva has raised $71 m
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Imperva Revenue

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Imperva's revenue was reported to be $321.72 m in FY, 2017

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Imperva Operating Metrics

Imperva's Customers was reported to be 5.7 k in Q3, 2017.
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Imperva Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
JSonarOctober 01, 2020
Distil NetworksJune 03, 2019
PrevotyJuly 27, 2018$140 m

Imperva Revenue Breakdown

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Imperva revenue breakdown by business segment: 14.0% from Professional services and training and 86.0% from Subscriptions

Imperva revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 100.0% from Maintenance and support

Imperva Cybersecurity Score

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Imperva Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Imperva Online and Social Media Presence

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Imperva News and Updates

Imperva to acquire database security startup jSonar

Cybersecurity giant Imperva will acquire jSonar, a database security startup that recently landed $50 million from Goldman Sachs. Financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. The acquisition of jSonar, which provides security and compliance to databases on-premise or in the cloud, will help bolste…

Imperva to Acquire jSonar, Together Will Lead A New Generation of Data Security

Industry veteran Ron Bennatan to join and lead Imperva’s Data Security business Industry veteran Ron Bennatan to join and lead Imperva’s Data Security business

Imperva Research Labs Uncovers Global Rise in Security Incidents in August 2020 Cyber Threat Report

Australia, the United Kingdom, and Canada hit by the largest increase in incidents as data leakage attacks are also on the rise Australia, the United Kingdom, and Canada hit by the largest increase in incidents as data leakage attacks are also on the rise

AI versus AI: Imperva fights threats using AI to analyze and predict security attacks

New technologies can bring more threats to corporate security, but because they increase information technology connectivity and vulnerabilities, they can also be used to fight against these problems. Cybersecurity software maker Imperva Inc. uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to do …

Imperva ‘security incident’ exposes customer data

Cybersecurity software firm Imperva Inc. today disclosed a “security incident” involving its Cloud Web Application Firewall product, previously known as Incapsula, in 2017 that appears to have resulted in the theft of customer data. “On August 20, 2019, we learned from a third party of a data expos…

Imperva acquires bot defense startup Distil Networks

Cybersecurity heavyweight Imperva Inc. today announced that it’s buying Distil Networks Inc., a venture-backed startup that helps companies keep bots away from their websites and applications. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The deal marks the fifth startup buyout that the security…
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Imperva Blogs

Python Cryptominer Botnet Quickly Adopts Latest Vulnerabilities

Over the last few days, Imperva researchers have monitored the emergence of a new botnet, one whose primary activity is performing different DDoS attacks and mining cryptocurrency. It also acts as a worm trying to extend its reach by scanning specific subnets and ports and using different remote cod…

Install Apache Zeppelin and connect it to AWS Athena for data exploration, visualization and collaboration

Introduction Apache Zeppelin is a Web-based, open source, notebook system that enables data-driven, interactive data analytics and collaborative documents with SQL. At Imperva Research Group we use it on a daily basis to query data from the Threat Research Data Lake using AWS Athena query engine. Ze…

Web Application Attacks on Healthcare Spike 51% As COVID-19 Vaccines are Introduced

As the first vials of COVID-19 vaccines were disseminated in December, Imperva Research Labs monitored an astounding 51% increase in web application attacks on healthcare targets. The activity concludes an unprecedented year of cybersecurity activity. Imperva data shows the healthcare industry exper…

Reprioritizing security requirements for 2021

To say 2020 was a strange year would be an understatement. Among the effects of the global pandemic were major changes in where and how people work and accelerated commitments to organizational digital transformation. Cyber attackers weren’t shy about taking advantage of the blind spots these shifts…

Prepare for more sophisticated security threats in 2021

As computing becomes more distributed to achieve greater optimization and efficiency, the threats posed by cyberattackers are destined to become increasingly more sophisticated. Here are some steps organizations should take in 2021 to mitigate such sophisticated security threats. Start with developi…

The Evolution of Bad Bots from Grinchbots to Parasitic Bots-as-a-Service

The doomsday pandemic prediction is that you won’t be able to buy toilet paper because bad bots will have hoarded all the inventory and are offering it to the highest bidder on secondary markets at an exorbitant mark-up. The Gaming Console War The use of scalping bots was once the domain of tickets …
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Imperva Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Imperva founded?

    Imperva was founded in 2002.

  • Who are Imperva key executives?

    Imperva's key executives are Pam Murphy, Kunal Anand and Ron Bennatan.

  • How many employees does Imperva have?

    Imperva has 1,386 employees.

  • What is Imperva revenue?

    Latest Imperva annual revenue is $321.7 m.

  • What is Imperva revenue per employee?

    Latest Imperva revenue per employee is $232.1 k.

  • Who are Imperva competitors?

    Competitors of Imperva include Fastly, Radware and F5 Networks.

  • Where is Imperva headquarters?

    Imperva headquarters is located at 1 Curiosity Way, San Mateo.

  • Where are Imperva offices?

    Imperva has offices in San Mateo, Austin, Los Angeles, Plano and in 12 other locations.

  • How many offices does Imperva have?

    Imperva has 16 offices.