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.
Applications Take Center Stage
Some of cybersecurity’s best and brightest have in recent years formed companies to address everything from discovering legacy and modern APIs and reveal threats and business abuse hiding inside APIs to securing and controlling access to sensitive data and resources and reducing cyber risk, waste and complexity through managed services.
CRN has identified 10 cybersecurity startups founded since 2020 with at least $4 million in outside funding that stood apart from the pack thanks to new funding, the launch of partner initiatives, or key product enhancements or updates. Three of the top startups are based in Israel, three are based in the Northeastern United States, two are based in California, and two are based in Texas.
These companies are solving security challenges such as preventing data breaches on SaaS applications, discovering and inventorying cloud and on-premises systems, and identifying potential vulnerabilities, risks, and gaps in customer infrastructure before an incident occurs. Here’s a look at how the 10 coolest cybersecurity startups have made themselves relevant to partners and customers alike.