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Entercept Security Technologies  Acquired by McAfee (2003 $ 120,000,000)

3965 Freedom Circle
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Hyunja Laskin (UBS Capital America)
Former outside board: Marc Sokol (JK&B Capital Partner)

Business description: Entercept Security Technologies is the proven leader in intrusion prevention software. Based on patented technology, Entercept safeguards applications, servers and databases by preventing known and unknown malicious attacks. Unlike other security solutions, Entercept uses a combination of behavioral rules and signatures to proactively prevent attacks rather than merely detecting and reporting them after they occur.
Customers include: BAIBMTime Magazine;  Goodyear;  US Navy
Partners include: CallismaCheck Point Software TechnologiesCisco SystemsCounterpane Internet SecurityGE CapitalMicrosoftSun MicrosystemsSymantec;  CompuCom;  Digex;  IKON Tech;  IntegGraph;  MicroAge;;  NetSolve;  Pomoroy Computer;  Predictive;  RipTech;  Tivoli Systems Software

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings:    Jan 2001
Capital raised: 37.6M
Ownership: Acquired by McAfee (2003 $ 120,000,000)
Corporate investors: Intel CapitalSun MicrosystemsDell Ventures

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Record updated: Feb 2003
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1991
Headcount: 51-75 as of Jan 1999
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings:    Jan 2001
Capital Raised: 37.6M
Ownership: Acquired by McAfee (2003 $ 120,000,000)