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Acquired byAVAST Software
Date5/2013

General Information

Offices

secure.me
185 Clara Street
San Francisco, CA, 94107
USA
secure.me
Gollierstr. 70A
Munich, 80339, DEU

People

CEO & Founder
CTO & Co-Founder

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secure.me

secure.me, is a leading privacy protection company dedicated to making the use of social networks and apps a safe experience for all. secure.me joined AVAST Software, maker of the world’s most popular antivirus, in May 2013.

The company’s sophisticated cloud service is connected to Facebook, the center of most social online lives, where secure.me helps users keep sensitive information private, take control over the apps they use and avoid oversharing. secure.me is the number 1 Facebook security app, with 150,000 daily active users of all ages in more than 100 countries and ten different languages today.

secure.me was created by the two visionaries Mario Grobholz and Christian Sigl in 2009, based on proven research and content analysis technology they invented in 2007. secure.me has offices in San Francisco, California and Munich, Germany.

Recent Milestones

  • Handshake
    secure.me was acquired by AVAST Software. (5/1/13)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 4:38am via secure.me
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    secure.me — Launch App Security Mobile, mobile app (iOS) for app security (10/1/12)
    Posted 2/5/13 at 3:04am
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    secure.me — Launch App Security Network, free app monitoring service (8/1/12)
    Posted 10/19/12 at 4:58am via usatoday.com
  • Check
    secure.me — Launch App Security Extension, browser extension for app security (8/1/12)
    Posted 10/19/12 at 5:00am via thenextweb.com
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    secure.me — Launch secure.me, free Facebook monitoring, 10 languages, Web & Facebook app; follower of ruflotse.de; closed beta (11/1/11)
    Posted 10/19/12 at 4:45am via techcrunch.com
  • Check
    secure.me added Mario Grobholz as CEO & Founder.
    Posted 10/25/11 at 4:19am
  • Check
    secure.me added Christian Sigl as CTO & Co-Founder.
    Posted 10/25/11 at 4:19am

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secure.me screenshot
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Sources

  1. Privacy and IT Security Protection get Married (secure.me) [edit]
  2. Secure.me Launches Social Privacy Monitoring Tool For The World After Gaining A Foothold In Germany (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    A new site shields consumers from data-hungry apps (content.usatoday.com) [edit]
    Secure.me launches website, browser extensions to protect users from data-hungry Facebook apps (thenextweb.com) [edit]
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