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Kenna Security (formerly HoneyApps, Risk IO) is a company developing risk-based vulnerability management solutions. It offers a SaaS risk and vulnerability intelligence platform that automates the correlation of vulnerability, threat, and 0-day data, analyzing security vulnerabilities against active Internet breaches so that InfoSec teams can prioritize remediations and report on their overall risk posture.

HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.4

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)117(-9%)
Revenue (Y, 2018)$13.2 M
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Kenna Security

Karim Toubba

Karim Toubba

Chief Executive Officer
Jeff Heuer

Jeff Heuer

Chief of Design, Co-Founder
Ed Bellis

Ed Bellis

Chief Technology Officer, Co-Founder
Caroline Japic

Caroline Japic

Chief Marketing Officer
Terry Murphy

Terry Murphy

Chief Financial Officer
Jason Rolleston

Jason Rolleston

Chief Product Officer
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Kenna Security Office Locations

Kenna Security has offices in San Francisco, Chicago and Santa Clara
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
350 Sansome St #500, San Francisco
Chicago, IL, US
800 W Washington Blvd
Santa Clara, CA, US
3945 Freedom Cir #300
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Kenna Security Financials and Metrics

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Kenna Security total Funding

$94.3 m

Kenna Security latest funding size

$48 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Kenna Security investors

Kenna Security's latest funding round in September 2019 was reported to be $48 m. In total, Kenna Security has raised $94.3 m. Kenna Security's latest valuation is reported to be $300 m.
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Kenna Security Revenue

Kenna Security's revenue was reported to be $13.2 m in Y, 2018

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Kenna Security Operating Metrics

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Assets Protected

13 m14 m

Security Events

15.2 b15 b

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Kenna Security Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

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Kenna Security News and Updates

In latest acquisition, Cisco buys vulnerability analytics startup Kenna Security

Announcing its third startup acquisition in a week, Cisco Systems Inc. today revealed plans to buy Kenna Security Inc., whose software helps enterprises fix security vulnerabilities in their systems.  Kenna previously raised $98.3 million from investors including Citi Ventures. The startup counts t…

Cisco strikes again grabbing threat assessment tool Kenna Security as third acquisition this week

Cisco has been busy on the acquisition front this week, and today the company announced it was buying threat assessment platform Kenna Security, the third company it has purchased this week. The two companies did not disclose the purchase price. With Kenna, Cisco gets a startup that uses machine lea…

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Kenna Security to Deliver Industry Leading Vulnerability Management

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- News Summary: Intent to acquire Kenna Security a market leader in risk-based vulnerability management, to advance Cisco's commitment to radically simplify security and help customers improve their security posture Kenna Security uses machine...

Publishing Exploits Does More Harm Than Good, Kenna Security Research Finds

Disclosure of Exploit Code Before Patch Availability Gives Threat Actors A Massive Head Start Disclosure of Exploit Code Before Patch Availability Gives Threat Actors A Massive Head Start

Kenna Security Honored With 5-Star Rating in the 2021 CRN® Partner Program Guide

SAN FRANCISCO, March 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kenna Security, the enterprise leader in risk-based vulnerability management, has earned a 5-Star rating in the 2021 Partner Program Guide by CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company. The annual guide provides a conclusive list of the most distinguishe…

Kenna Security expands in Canada, driven by triple-digit growth

Introducing a new, cloud-based instance of Kenna.VM for the Canadian market Introducing a new, cloud-based instance of Kenna.VM for the Canadian market
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Kenna Security Blogs

Risk, Measured: Epidemiology for Cybersecurity

How does the spread, detection, and response to viruses like COVID-19 compare with cybersecurity practices today? In the second episode of our Risk, Measured series we talk to special guest, Northeastern University Assistant Professor, Sam Scarpino about how Epidemiology relates to cybersecurity. R…

Vulnerability Management Maturity Part Two: Training Day

It’s safe to say that most modern enterprises live and breathe data. But not all data is created equal. Take, for example, the data used in early stage vulnerability management programs.  Go beyond CVSS Sure, they use data. When their scanners detect a vulnerability, it gets added to a spreadsheet. …

The State of Threat Intelligence with GreyNoise

We chat about the state of everyone’s favorite buzz technology: Threat Intelligence with our favorite internet fingerprinter, Kenna’s head of research, Jcran. Joining us is a special guest, longtime pentester, infamous internet listener, and founder of GreyNoise Intelligence, Andrew Morris. If you h…

Vulnerability Management Maturity Part One: Growing Pains

The coming-of-age story is a mainstay of the movies. We all love them, perhaps because they feel so familiar. A protagonist faces some sort of dilemma and gets knocked around a bit. There’s a bit of a learning period, and then, the child becomes an adult.  As metaphors go, the coming-of-age story is…

DEF CON Was Actually Canceled (sort of)

We discuss the infamous cybersecurity gathering that gets canceled year-after-year, DEF CON. Guiding us along this journey to nowhere is everyone’s favorite security guru and serial DEF CON non-presenter, Jerry Gamblin. Read More > The post DEF CON Was Actually Canceled (sort of) appeared first …

Employee Spotlight: Leinenkugel with Larissa Torres

It’s hard not to walk away from a conversation with Larissa Torres feeling inspired and motivated. I recently had a chance to chat with Larissa—a sales operations analyst—to learn about her journey to Kenna Security, and it’s safe to say that it only takes a few seconds to recognize that she’s anyth…
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Kenna Security Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kenna Security founded?

    Kenna Security was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Kenna Security key executives?

    Kenna Security's key executives are Karim Toubba, Jeff Heuer and Ed Bellis.

  • How many employees does Kenna Security have?

    Kenna Security has 117 employees.

  • What is Kenna Security revenue?

    Latest Kenna Security annual revenue is $13.2 m.

  • What is Kenna Security revenue per employee?

    Latest Kenna Security revenue per employee is $112.8 k.

  • Who are Kenna Security competitors?

    Competitors of Kenna Security include Vulcan Cyber, Lastline and Nopsec.

  • Where is Kenna Security headquarters?

    Kenna Security headquarters is located at 350 Sansome St #500, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Kenna Security offices?

    Kenna Security has offices in San Francisco, Chicago and Santa Clara.

  • How many offices does Kenna Security have?

    Kenna Security has 3 offices.