Synack Raises $7.5M in Series A Funding

SynackSynack Inc., a Menlo Park, CA-based provider of an innovative vulnerability and security testing platform, raised $7.5m in Series A funding.

The round was led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), with participation from Google Ventures and existing investors Greylock Partners, Allegis Capital, and Derek Smith, the CEO of Shape Security.

Synack, which had previously raised $1.5m in seed funding, intends to use the capital to continue to recruit cyber security experts and to further develop its security platform.

founded in 2013 by security experts Jay Kaplan, CEO, and Dr. Mark Kuhr, CTO, Synack combines crowd security intelligence with technology to enable customers to efficiently discover vulnerabilities.



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