The largest deals of venture capital in the field of cybersecurity in 2017

The largest deals of venture capital in the field of cybersecurity in 2017

The cybersecurity market is $ 1 trillion of aggregate spending projected globally in 2017-2021 on the market, which is expected to grow by 12-15% year-on-year - drawing a rosy picture for investors. We will talk about 5 major deals this year.

September 19 - Threat Stack, a global intrusion detection platform, announced that it raised $ 45 million in a round of financing for the C-series, led by F-Prime Capital Partners.

On September 5, the identity management startup ForgeRock announced the closing of the $ 88 million D-series investment round, which Accel led with KKR, Meritech Capital Partners and Foundation Capital. This led to a total increase of up to $ 140 million.

August 22 - Cybersecurity Druva company raised $ 80 million in a round under the leadership of Riverwood Capital. This round was also attended by representatives of previous supporters of Sequoia Capital India, Nexus Venture Partners and Tenaya Capital.

June 6 - Cybersecurity Netskope announced that it raised $ 100 million from existing and new investors. Series of the E series was led by existing venture investors Lightspeed Venture Partners and Accel. Sapphire Ventures and Geodesic Capital also took part.

We recently said that raising funds from venture capital in the past 12 months has doubled to 1.32 billion.