As a global leader in domain names and Internet security, Verisign enables Internet navigation for many of the world’s most recognized domain names and provides protection for websites and enterprises around the world. Verisign ensures the security, stability and resiliency of key Internet infrastructure and services, including the authoritative directory of all .com, .net, .tv, .cc, .name top-level domains and the back-end registry for a portfolio of generic top-level domains. The company also operates two of the Internet’s root servers and performs the root-zone maintainer functions for the core of the Internet’s Domain Name System (DNS). Verisign’s Security Services, including intelligence-driven Distributed Denial of Service Protection, iDefense® Security Intelligence and Managed DNS, help to ensure online businesses are as available as the Web itself.

Company Growth (employees)
Reston, US
Size (employees)
990 (est)-2%
VeriSign was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Reston, US

Key People at VeriSign

D. James Bidzos

D. James Bidzos

President & CEO
George Kilguss III

George Kilguss III

Executive Vice President & CFO
Burt Kaliski, Jr.

Burt Kaliski, Jr.

Senior Vice President & CTO
Todd Strubbe

Todd Strubbe

Executive Vice President & COO

VeriSign Office Locations

VeriSign has offices in Reston, Gurgaon, Beijing, Fribourg and in 2 other locations
Reston, US
Melbourne, AU
London, GB
Fribourg, CH
Beijing, CN
Gurgaon, IN

VeriSign Metrics

VeriSign Summary

Market capitalization

$8.9 b

Closing share price

VeriSign's current market capitalization is $8.9 b.

VeriSign Financials

VeriSign's revenue is $1.1 b in FY, 2016 which is a 7.8% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$965.1 m$1 b$1.1 b$1.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Gross profit

$778.1 m$821.7 m$866.6 m

Operating expense total

$249.8 m$257.3 m$260.6 m


$528.2 m$564.4 m$605.9 m

Net Income

$544.5 m$355.3 m$375.2 m$440.6 m

Operating cash flow

$208.5 m($147.6 m)$37.1 m

VeriSign Market Value History

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