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Ciphertrust  Acquired by Secure Computing (2006 $ 273,600,000 )

155A Moffett Park Drive, Suite 210
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Asheem Chandna (Greylock Partners) Thomas J. Crotty (Battery Ventures);  Jag Sheth (Emory University)

Business description: CipherTrust is the global leader in messaging security. After pioneering the e-mail security appliance market in 2001, CipherTrust now offers a complete family of multi-layered messaging security appliances to provide a comprehensive solution for enterprises. Protecting against inbound threats and providing safeguards for outbound compliance, CipherTrust supports multiple messaging protocols including e-mail, instant messaging and Web-based mail. CipherTrust® builds comprehensive, layered security solutions for corporate messaging systems to stop inbound e-mail threats such as spam, viruses, intrusions, spyware, zombies and phishing, and protect against outbound policy and compliance violations. CipherTrust protects the messaging systems of more than 1,600 organizations in 40 countries worldwide, including more than one-third of the Fortune 500.
Customers include: Alschuler Grossman SteinAndKahan ;  Baptist Health Care ;  General Services Administration ;  H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute ;  Maimonides Medical Center ;  Phelps County Regional Medical Center ;  Texas Christian University
Partners include: AuthentiumCheck Point Software TechnologiesIBMMcAfeeMicrosoftNovellPGPVeriSignVoltage Security;  Rainbow Technologies

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Mar 2004
Capital raised: 45.0M
Last Round: 42.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Secure Computing (2006 $ 273,600,000 )
Corporate investors: SVB Capital

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Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2001
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Mar 2004
Capital Raised: 45.0M
Last Round: 42.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Secure Computing (2006 $ 273,600,000 )