The 10 Hottest Cybersecurity Startups Of 2021
The 10 hottest cybersecurity startups include companies revealing threats hidden inside APIs, preventing data breaches on SaaS applications, and identifying vulnerabilities and risks in customer infrastructure.
CEO: Scott McCrady
SolCyber was founded in 2021 and in July closed a $20 million Series A funding round led by ForgePoint Capital to extend its technology offerings, build market awareness, drive customer growth and support an aggressive hiring strategy. The Dallas-based company employs 21 people just 10 months after its establishment, according to LinkedIn.
The managed security service provider (MSSP) delivers a curated technology stack including endpoint with EDR capabilities, lateral movement detection, advanced email security and active directory and admin exploitation prevention. SolCyber’s security tools and services are streamlined, accessible and affordable for any organization and work to reduce cyber risk, wastage and complexity.
SolCyber in October tapped Area 1 Security to be the primary cloud email security provider for all its customers to bring best-in-class email protection to midsize organizations. In a 12-month period, SolCyber said Area 1 Security prevented more than half a billion dollars in direct losses for its customers, including some of the world’s largest healthcare, financial services, retail and consumer goods brands.