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PublicNASDAQ: FIRE
Raised
Post IPO Valuation
Acquired byCisco
Price$2.7B
Date7/2013

General Information

Websitesourcefire.com
CategorySoftware
Phone410.290.1616
Employees
Founded2001
Descriptionenterprise threat management solutions

Offices

HQ
9770 Patuxent Woods Drive
Columbia, MD, 21046
USA

People

CFO
President and COO
VP of Business Development
board of director
Board of Director
Senior Vice President, Marketing & Product Management
CTO and interim CEO
General Counsel & Secretary
Independent Board Director

Acquisitions

Immunet Corporation, 1/2011 $21M

Investments

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Sourcefire

Sourcefire, Inc. provides enterprise threat management solutions for information technology (IT) infrastructures of healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, energy, education, retail, telecommunications, and federal and state government organizations in the United States and internationally. It manufactures various open source and commercial security products. The company’s products include Snort, an open source intrusion prevention technology that is incorporated into the intrusion prevention system software component of the Sourcefire 3D System (Discover, Determine, Defend). The Sourcefire 3D System comprises multiple Sourcefire hardware and software product offerings, which provide an intelligent network defense that unifies intrusion prevention system, network behavior analysis, network access control, and vulnerability assessment solutions under a common management framework. Sourcefire also offers ClamAV, an open source gateway anti-virus and anti-malware project. In addition, the company offers technical support and professional services, including network security deployment, customer support, and education and certification services. Sourcefire markets and sells its appliances, software, and services through its direct sales organization and indirectly through the resellers, distributors, and original equipment manufacturers.

The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland.

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Sources

  1. Cisco Acquires Cybersecurity Company Sourcefire For $2.7B (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Sourcefire Announces Acquisition of Immunet (businesswire.com) [edit]
  3. Netronome keeps things flowing with $19M for flow processing (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  4. Sourcefire’s Immunet Anti-Malware Solution Surpasses 2 Million Endpoints (freshnews.com) [edit]
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