MENLO PARK, CA – February 5, 2018 – In its third annual State of the Web Report, released today, Menlo Security reveals that many of the supposedly safest neighborhoods of the web are in fact risky places to visit. Forty-two percent of the top 100,000 sites on the web, as ranked by Alexa, are either using software that leaves them vulnerable to attack or have already been compromised in some way.
Investment Reflects Growing Adoption of Malware Isolation Across Large and Midsize Enterprises
MENLO PARK, CA December 11, 2017 – Menlo Security, a leader in malware isolation, has closed a $40 million round in Series C funding, bringing total investment to $85 million. New investors in the round include American Express Ventures, Ericsson Ventures and HSBC. They join Menlo's existing investors: JPMorgan Chase, General Catalyst, Sutter Hill Ventures, Osage University Partners and Engineering Capital. The investment will allow Menlo to expand sales and marketing of its Security Isolation Platform, which has been enabling companies of all sizes to take a more powerful approach to security.
MENLO PARK, CA – June 6, 2017 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of malware isolation, today announced that Gartner has named the company a Cool Vendor in its Cool Vendors in Security for Midsize Enterprise, 2017 report. Menlo Security is honored to be included as a security provider that offers “impactful approaches to improving security posture with finite resources.”
MENLO PARK, Calif. —May 9, 2017— Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based security isolation technology, was recognized for its global efforts to inform IT security professionals about new Web and email threat prevention strategies. The Silicon Valley based start-up earned a Marketing Department of the Year Stevie® Award in The 15th Annual American Business Awards.
Internet Initiative Japan (IIJ) service prevents malware with Adaptive Clientless Rendering (ACR) from Menlo Security
MENLO PARK, CA May 9, 2017 – Menlo Security today announced it has been selected by Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (IIJ), one of Japan’s leading internet access and comprehensive network solutions providers to integrate its Isolation Platform into a new managed service offering. This cloud-based service is purpose-built for eliminating malware infections by safely isolating all web content away from end users’ web browsers.
MENLO PARK, Calif. —Mar. 16, 2017— Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based security isolation technology, was recently named to CRN’s annual Security 100 for 2017 and designated as one of the 20 Coolest Web, Email and Application Security Vendors.
MENLO PARK, Calif. — Feb. 9, 2017 — Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based isolation security technology, today announced that its cybersecurity researchers recently uncovered a sophisticated spear phishing attack at a well-known enterprise that went undetected by existing security solutions.
MENLO PARK, Calif. —Jan. 25, 2017— Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based security isolation technology, was recently named a Red Herring Top 100 Global company, an honor recognizing the leading private companies from North America, Europe, and Asia. The award celebrates startups’ innovations and technologies across their respective industries.
MENLO PARK, CA – Jan. 11, 2017 – Menlo Security today launched the new SafeToClick Global Channel Partner Program designed to enable and equip channel partners to deliver isolation security that protects enterprises from the costly and dangerous problems of malware, ransomware and email phishing attacks. By working with Menlo Security, partners can add incremental revenue streams, differentiate the solution set they offer enterprise customers and create an ongoing annuity stream with the subscription based on Menlo Security Isolation Platform.
Menlo Security Releases State of The Web 2016 Illuminating Widespread Vulnerability
MENLO PARK, Calif. Dec. 13, 2016 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of malware isolation, today announced the availability of its State of The Web 2016 report. The surprising results reveal that nearly half (46%) of the Internet’s top 1 million web sites, as ranked by Alexa, are risky. This is largely due to vulnerable software running on web servers and on underlying ad network domains. The results are significant because risky sites have never been easier to exploit, and traditional security products fail to provide adequate protection. Attackers have their veritable choice of half the web to exploit, allowing them to launch phishing attacks from legitimate sites.
MENLO PARK, California – October 4, 2016 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of malware isolation, today announced that JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) has inducted Menlo Security into its Hall of Innovation for the Menlo Security Isolation Platform, which helps to eliminate the risk of malware and targeted phishing attacks from the Web and email.
New security architecture neutralizes the largest IT risks facing businesses
MENLO PARK, California – October 4th, 2016 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based security isolation technology, today announced a new phishing prevention solution expanding the Menlo Security Isolation Platform (MSIP) to stop email threats including malicious links, credential theft and weaponized attachments. The new solution is a key milestone in the path to eliminating the most significant IT risks facing businesses.
MENLO PARK, Calif. September 20, 2016 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based malware isolation, today announced that it has been named a SINET innovator, as one of the 16 security start-ups offering cutting edge Cybersecurity technologies to address Web threats and vulnerabilities in the enterprise.
SINET is focused on advancing Cybersecurity innovation through public-private collaboration. 16 winning companies were selected from a pool of international applicants from nine different countries. “I am proud to recognize Menlo Security as one of this year’s SINET 16 Innovators,” said Robert Rodriguez, Chairman and Founder of SINET. “Of our four programs each year, Silicon Valley, New York City, Washington, D.C. and London, the Showcase is my favorite as it has a clear deliverable in our mission to advance innovation in the Cybersecurity domain.”
MENLO PARK, Calif. August 11, 2016 – As malware and ransomware continue to plague Enterprise security teams, Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based malware isolation, today announced that it has received a patent for its Adaptive Clientless Rendering (ACR) technology. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office recently issued U.S. Patent No. 9,391,832 providing protection for a key component of the company’s innovative new approach to malware prevention. Originally filed on December 5, 2011, the patented technology is now commercialized and gaining wide recognition with customers and analysts worldwide.
MENLO PARK, CA – June 16, 2016 – Menlo Security was named the Grand Prize Winner for Best of Show at Interop Japan at the premier networking and security event held in Tokyo. The judging panel for Interop Best of Show selects products that maximize the business value of enterprise IT infrastructures with an eye towards new innovation, game-changing designs and features, and products that present practical and cost-effective use to IT departments.
MENLO PARK, CA – June 14, 2016 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based malware isolation, and Cloud Harmonics, the fastest growing full-service, Next-Generation Distributor, today announced joint initiatives to tackle escalating malware threats in the enterprise with the delivery of effective cybersecurity technology to a national network of channel partners.
Menlo Park, CA. – May 11, 2016 – The 13th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium has announced Menlo Security as one of ten Finalists for the 2016 Innovation Showcase, as its Menlo Security Isolation Platform represents strategic value and innovation to the digital economy. Menlo Security will receive key exposure to many of the world's most creative and influential IT executives at the Symposium on May 18, 2016 in Cambridge.
MENLO PARK, CA – June 10, 2016 – Menlo Security, the only cybersecurity company that eliminates malware from Web and email without the need for endpoint software, today announced it has been named as a Red Herring Top 100 American company. Menlo Security joins a prestigious list of the year’s most promising private technology ventures.
Menlo Park, CA. – May 26, 2016 – Menlo Security today announced that the Menlo Security Isolation Platform (MSIP) has been selected by Fujitsu as a key component of its Global Managed Security Service. The MSIP will be used to bolster the Risk Reduction capabilities of the Fujitsu managed service offering, protecting enterprises against attacks by eliminating malware from the Web, documents and email.
Menlo Park, CA. – May 10, 2016 – Menlo Security today announced that it has been selected as a “2016 TiE50 Winner” as a part of the prestigious TiE50 Technology Awards Program. Winners were announced on Friday, May 6th at TiEcon, the organization’s annual entrepreneurial conference.
Menlo Park, Calif. – April 13, 2016 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based malware isolation, today announced a partnership to help organizations protect their users from Web and email attacks by integrating the Menlo Security Isolation Platform with Check Point’s (NASDAQ: CHKP) Industry-Leading Next-Generation Firewalls and vSEC Virtual Edition Gateways. With this partnership, Check Point’s security gateways can selectively steer network traffic to Menlo Security’s Isolation Platform based on policy controls.
MENLO PARK, CALIF - March 2, 2016 – – Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud-based isolation that eliminates malware from Web and email, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, an industry leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Menlo Security a gold winner of the 2016 Global Excellence Awards® in the Startup of the Year Category. The security industry celebrated its 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards in San Francisco by honoring excellence in every facet of the industry including products and people behind the successes and best companies.
MENLO PARK, CA - Jan 29, 2016 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud based isolation that eliminates malware from Web and email, has been named one of 10 finalists for RSA® Conference Innovation Sandbox Contest 2016 for its work in isolation security technology. On Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, Menlo Security will have the opportunity to showcase its innovative information security technology to the Innovation Sandbox Contest panel of judges for a chance to be named "RSAC Most Innovative Startup 2016."
Menlo Park, Calif. – Dec 16, 2015 – Menlo Security, a pioneer of cloud based isolation, today announced a technology partner program, enabling customers to easily integrate Menlo Security’s isolation platform with their existing infrastructure. With this new partner program, Menlo Security will collaborate with widely deployed enterprise products in multiple technology categories to validate successful interoperability and simplify deployments in sophisticated enterprise environments.
Menlo Park, Calif. – August 25, 2015 – Menlo Security, the only cybersecurity company that eliminates malware from Web and email without the need for endpoint software, today announced a distribution agreement with Macnica Networks, to provide sales and support for Menlo Security’s Isolation Platform, both as a cloud-based (SaaS) offering and for deployment by Japanese enterprises and service providers within their datacenters. This agreement coincides with Menlo Security’s rapid global expansion into Asia and Pacific (APAC), which will continue throughout 2015 and beyond.
Menlo Park, Calif. – August 4, 2015 – Menlo Security, the only cybersecurity company that eliminates malware from Web and email without the need for endpoint software, today announced a partnership with Webroot®, a leading provider of real-time, actionable threat intelligence, to deliver granular threat intelligence for Menlo Security’s Isolation Platform through integration with the Webroot BrightCloud Web Classification Service. The URL classification information provided by Webroot delivers a key component of Menlo Security’s Web Isolation Service, enabling robust forensic and policy abilities, crucial for IT and security professionals.
Menlo Park, Calif. – July 22, 2015 – Menlo Security, the only cybersecurity company that eliminates malware from Web and email without the need for endpoint software, announced today it has been named to The Channel Company’s exclusive 2015 CRN® Emerging Vendors List and a Top 10 Coolest Security Vendor for 2015. The annual emerging vendors list features up-and-coming technology vendors that have introduced innovative new products, creating opportunities for channel partners in North America to create high-margin, cutting-edge solutions for their customers. The Top 10 Coolest Security Startups for 2015 list recognizes those vendors who are standing out among the many new companies entering the security market.
Menlo Park, Calif. – June 8, 2015 – Menlo Security launched from stealth today to unveil the industry’s first Isolation Platform, a new technology that eliminates the threat of malware from key attack vectors, including Web and email, and transforms the current model for preventative security. The company also announced today the closing of a $25 million Series B funding round led by new investor Sutter Hill Ventures and joined by existing investors General Catalyst, Osage University Partners and Engineering Capital to support the company’s rapid growth.
Menlo Park, CA - March 24, 2014 - Stealth cybersecurity company, Menlo Security, today released its "State of the Web 2015: Vulnerability Report." Based on a direct interrogation and analysis of the Alexa top one million sites, Menlo Security found that more than one in three of the top domains are risky - meaning the sites are either already compromised or running vulnerable software - increasing exposure to attack for anyone visiting those sites.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - November 18, 2014 - Stealth cyber security startup, Menlo Security, today announced it has closed a $10.5 million Series A funding round led by General Catalyst Partners with participation from Osage University Partners. General Catalyst Managing Director and former VMware CTO, Steve Herrod, will join the company's board of directors. The board of directors also includes industry luminary Tom Gillis, CEO of Bracket Computing and former GM of Security Technology at Cisco Systems.