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Acquired byApple
Price$356M
Date7/2012

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Offices

HQ
100 Rialto Road
Suite 100
Melbourne, FL, 32901
USA

People

Director

Acquisitions

Total$600M
UPEK, 9/2010
Atrua Technologies, 7/2009 $600M
EzValidation, 5/2008

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AuthenTec

AuthenTec is a leading provider of mobile and network security. The Company’s diverse product and technology offering helps protect individuals and organizations through secure networking, content and data protection, access control and strong fingerprint security on PCs and mobile devices. AuthenTec encryption technology, fingerprint sensors and identity management software are deployed by the leading mobile device, networking and computing companies, content and service providers, and governments worldwide. AuthenTec’s products and technologies provide security on hundreds of millions of devices, and the Company has shipped more than 100 million fingerprint sensors for integration in a wide range of portable electronics including over 15 million mobile phones. Top tier customers include Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, Fujitsu, HBO, HP, Lenovo, LG, Motorola, Nokia, Orange, Samsung, Sky, and Texas Instruments. Learn more at authentec.com or follow us on twitter.com/authentecnews.

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Above: AuthenTec Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 8/29/09

Sources

  1. Apple eyes security, buys fingerprint sensor company AuthenTec for $356M (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  2. AuthenTec and UPEK Announce Merger (businesswire.com) [edit]
  3. Authentec acquires assets Atrua Technologies (foxbusiness.com) [edit]
  4. Cap Index Report [edit]
  5. AuthenTec Acquires SafeNet’s Embedded Security Solutions Division (authentec.com) [edit]
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