MyHeritage is the leading global destination for discovering, preserving and sharing family history. Its platform and DNA kits make it easy for anyone, anywhere to embark on a meaningful journey into their past and treasure their family stories for generations to come. It allows members to create their own family websites, share pictures and videos, organize family events, create family trees, and search for ancestors and historical records. 


Type
Private
HQ
Or Yehuda, IL
Founded
2003
Size (employees)
345 (est)+2%
MyHeritage was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Or Yehuda, IL
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Key People/Management at MyHeritage

Gilad Japhet

Gilad Japhet

Founder and CEO

MyHeritage Office Locations

MyHeritage has an office in Or Yehuda
Or Yehuda, IL (HQ)
3 Ariel Sharon Blvd
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MyHeritage Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2003

Total Funding

$49 m

Latest funding size

$25 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

Investors

MyHeritage's latest funding round in November 2012 was reported to be $25 m. In total, MyHeritage has raised $49 m
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MyHeritage Operating Metrics

MyHeritage's Users was reported to be 88 m in Y, 2016.
Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016

Family Trees

27 m35 m

Historical Records

6 b6.30 b7 b

Users

80 m88 m
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MyHeritage Online and Social Media Presence

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MyHeritage News and Updates

This Company Was the Latest To Suffer a Data Breach. Its Reaction Was Perfect.

A data breach is never good news, but MyHeritage's response to customers deserves recognition.

MyHeritage Hack: “Future Hackers Could Amend Stolen DNA”

No DNA data lost - but a future hack could have severe repercussions, security researchers warn The post MyHeritage Hack: “Future Hackers Could Amend Stolen DNA” appeared first on Computer Business Review.

92M records stolen in data breach of DNA testing company MyHeritage

Genealogy and DNA testing company MyHeritage revealed Monday that it had experienced a data breach involving the theft of usernames and hashed passwords of more than 90 million customers. The breach relates to 92 million users who had signed up to MyHeritage up to and including Oct. 26, 2017. The co…

Security breach at MyHeritage website leaks details of over 92 million users

(Reuters) - A security breach at family networking and genealogy website MyHeritage leaked the data of over 92 million users, the company said in a blog posted on Monday.

MyHeritage breach exposes 92M emails and hashed passwords

The genetic analysis and family tree website MyHeritage was breached last year by unknown actors, who exfiltrated the emails and hashed passwords of all 92 million registered users of the site. No credit card info, nor (what would be more disturbing) genetic data appears to have been collected.

92 million user accounts of MyHeritage genealogy website breached

The breach was contained to hashed passwords and usernames, but the DNA testing service site didn’t waste time notifying its users of the security incident.
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