Symantec Buys Mobile Security Startup Skycure
July 17, 2017 | The multinational cyber security company Symantec is acquiring Israeli startup, Skycure, which predicts and protects against mobile cyber-attacks without jeopardizing user privacy. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Using crowd intelligence and machine learning, the startup’s technology defends against malware, network-based threats, and external and internal attacks. Founded in 2012 by Unit 8200 veterans Adi Sharabani and Yair Amit, the startup has raised $27.5 million in three funding rounds to date.