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SurfControl  Acquired by WebSense (2007  amount undisclosed )

5550 Scotts Valley Drive
Scotts Valley, CA 95066
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Greg Lock (SurfControl Non-Executive Chairman);  Steve Purdham (SurfControl Former CEO);  George Hayter (London Stock Exchange Former Managing Director);  Rene Schuster (HP);  Jane Tozer (Softwright CEO)

Business description: SurfControl makes Internet communication a business advantage – and not a threat. The SurfControl Enterprise Protection Suite gives customers 360º Internet protection and covers every point of Internet vulnerability -- including inbound and outbound communication and employees on or off the network. All products in the Enterprise Protection Suite are backed by industry-leading threat detection, delivered by SurfControl's Global Threat Experts working 24/7 to provide customers with dynamic protection against emerging threats. The company has more than 20,000 customers worldwide, and employs more than 500 people in offices across the United States, Europe and Asia/Pacific. For further information and news on SurfControl, please visit
Customers include: Juniper NetworksState of Michigan U.S. Air ForceU.S. Navy;  Fairbridge;  Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation;  GTA;  Midway Independent School District ;  MSI;  PowerNet;  U.S. Bureau of Reclamation;  U.S. Coast Guard;  U.S. Department of Energy;  U.S. Department of State;  U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs;  U.S. Internal Revenue Service;  U.S. Robotics;  Virtua Health
Partners include: BlueCoatCisco SystemsIBMIntrusionJuniper NetworksMicrosoftNetScreen TechnologiesNokiaNovellRainfinityResearch In MotionSun Microsystems;  Akonix;  BlackBerry;  Canon System Solutions ;  Department of Education;  GlobalCerts;  Jungo;  Omniva;  Radware;  RimApp;  Sane Solutions;  Tovaris

Ownership: Acquired by WebSense (2007  amount undisclosed )

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Record updated: Sep 2006
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1998
Ownership: Acquired by WebSense (2007  amount undisclosed )