OverviewSuggest Edit

Shape Security is a company that develops and provides cybersecurity solutions to defend the web and mobile applications. It provides such solutions as Shape Enterprise Defense and Blackfish. The company serves retail, financial, travel, healthcare and government sectors.
TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQMountain View, US
Websiteshapesecurity.com
Employee Ratings4.4

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Nov 2019)382(+3%)

Key People/Management at Shape Security

Derek Smith

Derek Smith

Co-Founder and CEO
Sumit Agarwal

Sumit Agarwal

Co-Founder and COO
Justin Call

Justin Call

Co-Founder and VP R&D
Shuman Ghosemajumder

Shuman Ghosemajumder

CTO
Hasan Imam

Hasan Imam

Chief Revenue Officer
Xinran Wang

Xinran Wang

VP of Engineering
Show more

Shape Security Office Locations

Shape Security has offices in Mountain View, Sydney and London
Mountain View, US (HQ)
800 West El Camino Real, Suite 250
Sydney, AU
333 George Street, Level 13
London, GB
100 Pall Mall
Show all (3)

Shape Security Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Shape Security's latest funding round in September 2019 was reported to be $51 m. In total, Shape Security has raised $182.9 m. Shape Security's latest valuation is reported to be $1 b.
View all funding rounds

Shape Security Revenue

Market valuation

1.0b
Show all financial metrics

Shape Security Operating Metrics

Sep, 2016Nov, 2017Jul, 2018Nov, 2018

User Accounts Protected

1.30 b1.60 b1.70 b

Logins Protected Daily

150 m

Patents (US)

23 45 55

Fraud Losses Prevented to Date

$1.10 b
Show all operating metrics

Shape Security Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

Shape Security News and Updates

New Solution From Shape Security Brings Enterprise-Grade Online Fraud Protection To The Mid-Market

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Shape Security today announced a new solution, Shape Connect, that brings the company's industry-leading anti-bot and fraud protection technology to the mid-market at an affordable price. With Shape Connect, organizations without security ...

Anti-fraud startup Shape Security raises $26M in Series E round to drive global expansion

Shape Security, a fraud-fighting cybersecurity company, has closed a $26 million round of Series E funding. This will be the fifth round of funding — more than $130 million — since the Mountain View, Calif.-based company was founded in 2011. This latest round was led by Norwest Venture Partners, Kle…

Shape Security Blogs

Shape’s VP of Intelligence Center to Speak at Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit

Shape’s Vice President of Intelligence Center, Dan Woods, will present at the upcoming Retail Cyber Intelligence Summit on September 24-25, 2019, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Denver, Colorado. 2018 saw a significant increase in user credential spills from retailers. And as the retail industry contin…

The War No One is Talking About

There is a war brewing in cyberspace. The general public is blissfully unaware, and very likely will remain so. The media, when it talks about cybersecurity, tends to focus on the breach of the week, even though there cannot possibly be any lessons left to learn in that parade of spectacle and shame…

Healthcare CAPTCHA: The Cure that’s Worse than the Disease

A healthcare insurer was forced to use a CAPTCHA. 70% of their aged patients could no longer refill their prescriptions. It was a complete disaster.

10 Questions to Ask a Bot-Mitigation Vendor

You figured out that you have a bot problem. Maybe you have a high account takeover (ATO) rate, or someone’s cracking all your gift cards, or scraping your site. You tried to handle it yourself with IP blacklists, geo-fencing, and dreaded CAPTCHAs, but it became an endless battle as the attacker ret…

On The Launch of Shape Connect

The war against "fake" begins today, with the launch of Shape Connect.

Do You Need a WAF, or Something Better than a WAF?

“The king is dead! Long live the king!” The jarring conflict embodied in this timeless hoorah is about to apply to the application security space. Subjects are giving up on the old king—the web application firewall (WAF) technology—as their primary appsec tool, for several reasons. First, because WA…
Show more

Shape Security Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Shape Security founded?

    Shape Security was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Shape Security key executives?

    Shape Security's key executives are Derek Smith, Sumit Agarwal and Justin Call.

  • How many employees does Shape Security have?

    Shape Security has 382 employees.

  • Who are Shape Security competitors?

    Competitors of Shape Security include Namogoo, Zix Corporation and Cybereason.

  • Where is Shape Security headquarters?

    Shape Security headquarters is located at 800 West El Camino Real, Suite 250, Mountain View.

  • Where are Shape Security offices?

    Shape Security has offices in Mountain View, Sydney and London.

  • How many offices does Shape Security have?

    Shape Security has 3 offices.