|Traded as||(NYSE: IMPV)|
|Headquarters||3400 Bridge Parkway , Redwood Shores, CA, United States|
|Anthony Bettencourt (CEO)
Amichai Shulman (CTO)
Terry Schmid (CFO)
Kim DeCarlis (CMO)
|Products||Data Security, Web Application Security, Database Security, File Security, Sharepoint Security, Web Security-as-a-Service (SaaS)|
|Revenue||$137.76 million (2013)|
Number of employees
|750 (December 2014)|
Imperva is a provider of cyber and data security products. With an integrated security platform, Imperva data center security provides tools to combat attack, theft, and fraud, mitigate risk, and streamline regulatory compliance. Imperva is headquartered in Redwood Shores, California.
Founded in the US State of Delaware on April 10, 2002, Imperva develops Web Application Firewall products, available as on-premise products or cloud services, data auditing and firewall products, available for file systems, databases systems and Sharepoint applications. These products provide real-time and automated protection against cyber security threats, data loss and failure to meet audit requirements.
Imperva has received a total of $53.7M in venture capital funding, including over $20M in its Series D round in April 2008. Imperva’s investors include Accel Partners, Greylock Partners, Meritech Capital Partners, USVP and Venrock. Milestones include Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewall. In 2013, Imperva Ranked 235th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2012 Technology Fast 500(TM).
Data security products
Imperva’s database security solutions secure sensitive data stored in databases against compromises of their confidentiality, integrity and availability by providing full visibility into data usage, vulnerabilities and access rights to security, audit and risk professionals by combining remote assessment scans, agent-based monitoring and network activity monitoring.
Imperva’s file security solutions protect sensitive files on file servers, storage devices, and content repositories, as well as provide full visibility into data ownership, usage and access rights, which according to Gartner’s Neil MacDonald is crucial to improving file data security.
Imperva has a dedicated research team, the Application Defense Center (ADC), that actively researches current threats and hacker trends. Notably, the ADC launched a Hacker Intelligence Initiative that has helped illuminate hacker activity and organization. Contributions:
- Anatomy of SQL injections:
- Search Engine Poisoning:
- Operation Payback:
- Automated web attacks:
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Key customers Imperva has cited include:
- Agilent Technologies
- BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
- Brock University
- Covelli Enterprises
- Catho Online
- Educational Media Foundation
- Fortune 500
- Korea Life Insurance Association
- O2 (United Kingdom)
- The Motley Fool
- Toyota (Germany), website hosted by Incapsula
- "Contact US". Imperva. Retrieved 2013-09-10.
- MacDonald, Neil. "Why Does Identifying Data Owners Have To Be So Hard".
- Vance, Ashlee (2010-1-20). "If Your Password Is 123456, Just Make It HackMe". The New York Times. Check date values in:
- Rachwald, Rob (2011-05-30). "PBS Breached - How Hackers Probably Did It".
- Jacob, Marc (June 2011). "Imperva Releases Details of How SEP Works".
- Cohen, Noam (12/9/2010). "Web Attackers Find a Cause in WikiLeaks". The New York Times. Check date values in:
- Acohido, Byron (2011-06-26). "Governments, Businesses, People Caught in Hacker Crossfire". USA Today.
- Steinberg, Scott (2011-07-27). "Hackers Attack Web Apps Once Every Two Minutes".
- "Wall Street Journal's "Next Big Thing" List 2010". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved August 1, 2011.
- "Database Auditing and Real-time Protection".