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Secure Computing  (Stock symbol: SCUR ) Acquired by McAfee (2008 $ 465,000,000 )

4810 Harwood Road
San Jose, CA 95124
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Robert J. Frankenberg (Kinzan Acting CEO) Cary J. Davis (Warburg Pincus) Richard L. Scott (Richard L. Scott Investments) Stephen M. Puricelli (CP Secured Growth Fund Managing Partner) James F. Jordan (Kalpana Former President/CEO) John McNulty (Secure Computing Former CEO) Eric P. Rundquist (EricThomas tax consulting company Former President) Alexander Zakupowsky (Miller & Chevalier)
Former outside board: Jay Chaudhry (Ciphertrust Founder) Betsy S. Atkins (Amplitude Software)

Business description: Secure Computing Corporation (Nasdaq: SCUR) is a leading provider of enterprise network access control solutions. Secure Computing software products include SafeWord® PremierAccess™ for strong authentication and role-based authorization to Web, VPN, wireless and network applications; Sidewinder®, the world's strongest firewall and VPN gateway, complemented by the Gauntlet™ firewall; SmartFilter® Web filtering software for creating positive, productive use of the Web in any organization; and the Embedded Firewall, the world's first tamper-resistant distributed firewall to defend against the insider threat. Secure Computing's worldwide partners and customers include the majority of the Dow Jones Global 50 Titans and Fortune Global 50 Most Admired Companies--comprising the largest banks, insurance and healthcare companies, brokerage firms, telecommunications and manufacturing companies,
Customers include: American ExpressBoeingCaviumCitibankTime WarnerU.S. Army;  American Totalisator;  Crowne Plaza Hotels ;  Enumclaw Insurance Group;  Inova Health System;  International Telephone Services ;  Interval International;  Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance London Management;  Nottingham Trent University;  NSAT ;  U.S. Air Force
Partners include: 3ComCisco SystemsComputer AssociatesCrossbeam SystemsCymtec Systems eSoftF5 NetworksNeoterisNetAppNetScalerNovellOsitis SoftwareRiverbed Technology SafeNetSONY;  eiQ Networks;  Net.IQ;  netWolves Technologies;  Network Safety;  Radware;  Rainbow Technologies;  Security Designers;  Vericept;  Wavecrest Computing

Ownership: Acquired by McAfee (2008 $ 465,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: SCUR

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Record updated: Sep 2008
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1995
Headcount: 301-400 as of Jan 2006
Ownership: Acquired by McAfee (2008 $ 465,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: SCUR