Entries by Pwnie Express

How to keep from becoming a safety statistic

by Christopher Elliott May 15, 2016 USA Today Summer travelers worry about terrorism and Zika and unrest, but maybe they should look a little closer for the real threat. Maybe they should look in a mirror. “Travelers leave their laptop open and unlocked while they go to the bar or bathroom,” says security strategist Ben […]

Term Sheet — Thursday, May 12

Some notes to kick off National Limerick Day… • Where’s my union card? A joint letter was sent yesterday by eight groups (including the AFL-CIO, American Federation of Teachers and Americans for Financial Reform) to U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and IRS officials, decrying tax “abuse” related to private equity portfolio company monitoring fees (including acceleration […]

Threat Detection Company Pwnie Express Raises $12.9M in Series B Funding

May 12, 2016 By Aimee Rhodes Security Current Threat detection company Pwnie Express announced that it raised $12.9 million in a Series B round led by Ascent Venture Partners with investments from MassMutual Ventures LLC and existing investors .406 Ventures, Fairhaven Capital and the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies (VCET). Headquartered in Massachusetts, Pwnie Express […]

Ascent leads $12.9 mln Series B in threat detection platform Pwnie Express

May 11, 2016 By Eamon Murphy PE Hub Network Ascent Venture Partners led a $12.9 million Series B funding round in Pwnie Express, a device threat detection provider. MassMutual Ventures LLC and existing investors .406 Ventures, Fairhaven Capital and the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies also participated. Press Release Pwnie Express, the leading provider of […]

New Money: Pwnie Express Raises $12.9M Series B

May 11, 2016 By Dylan Martin BostInno New Money is BostInno’s report on all the tech funding deals this week. Check back for updates, or get a daily dose of Boston startup funding news in The BostInno Beat Pwnie Express, Boston Amount: $12.9 million Series B Investors: Led by Ascent Venture Partners, with participation from new investor […]

Pwnie Express Announces $12.9 Million in Series B Funding

May 11, 2016 By Dark Reading Ascent Venture Partners leads funding round with participation from MassMutual Ventures to accelerate growth for IoT and BYOD cyber security leader Boston, MA — May 11, 2016 — Pwnie Express, the leading provider of device threat detection, today announced a $12.9 million Series B round of funding, led by […]

Pwnie Express Raises $12.9M In Series B Funding

May 11, 2016 By VentureFizz Pwnie Express, the leading provider of device threat detection, today announced a $12.9 million Series B round of funding, led by Ascent Venture Partners with investments from MassMutual Ventures LLC and existing investors .406 Ventures, Fairhaven Capital and the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies (VCET). This new investment will enable […]

Pwnie Express Raises $12.9M in Series B Funding

By FinSME’s May 11, 2016 Pwnie Express, a Boston, MA-based provider of device threat detection solutions, raised $12.9m in Series B funding. The round was led by Ascent Venture Partners with participation from MassMutual Ventures LLC and existing investors .406 Ventures, Fairhaven Capital and the Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies (VCET). The company intends to […]

Pwnie Express Rides Off With $12.9M to Hunt Rogue Devices

by Gregory T. Huang Xconomy May 11, 2016 Warning: everything you thought you knew about corporate cybersecurity is about to change. That’s according to Paul Paget, the CEO ofPwnie Express, a Boston-based startup that makes software and hardware for detecting unauthorized devices in the vicinity of a corporate network. Paget came up through IBM and Lotus […]

Pwnie Express Raises $12.9M to Secure the Internet of Things

By Cat Zakzewski May 11, 2016 Wall Street Journal As concerns grow about the security risks associated with the Internet of Things, investors are betting on companies like Pwnie Express Inc. that say they can mitigate them. The company raised $12.9 million in Series B Funding, led by Ascent Venture Partners with participation from MassMutual […]