MKACyber, a Fairfax, VA-based Managed Security Operations Services Provider (MSSP) and security consulting firm with SOC expertise, received $4.1m in Series A funding.
Backers were not disclosed.
The growth capital is being used to extend the company’s MSSP business, sales and channel initiatives, customer support and marketing activities.
Founded in 2010 by CEO Mischel Kwon, the former Director of the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) and Vice President of Public Sector Security for RSA Security, MKACyber delivers defensive operational cybersecurity capabilities to enterprise and government organizations providing SOC assessments, managed SOC services and CISO advisory and collaboration support capabilities. The company has developed methodology and technology to provide entities with comprehensive monitoring for current threats and attacks while understanding the vulnerability state of the systems and network. This monitoring methodology provides companies with detection and remediation, often before the attack happens.