Attivo Networks, a Fremont, CA-based provider of deception solutions for cybersecurity defense, raised $21m in Series C venture capital funding.
The round, which brings total funding to $45.7m, was led by Trident Capital Cybersecurity with participation from existing investors Bain Capital Ventures and Omidyar Technology Ventures. In conjunction with the funding, Alberto Yépez, a managing director of Trident Capital Cybersecurity, will Attivo’s board.
The company intends to use the funds for further development of the Attivo ThreatDefend™ Deception and Response Platform and expansion of global sales initiatives.
Led by Tushar Kothari, CEO, Attivo Networks provides deception technology for real-time detection, analysis, and accelerated response to advanced, credential, insider, Active Directory and ransomware cyberattacks. The AttivoDeception and Response Platform detects advanced in-network threats and provides scalable continuous threat management for user networks, data centers, cloud, IoT, ICS-SCADA, and POS environments.
Advanced attack analysis and lateral movement tracking are auto-correlated for evidence-based alerts, forensic reporting, and automatic blocking and quarantine of attacks.