Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,788 Reviews & Articles | 46,880 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: Xbox Two and PS5 expected in 2018, powered by AMD with 4K support

CloudFlare acquires Stop The Hacker, a boutique anti-malware company

CloudFlare acquired StopTheHacker, boosting its anti-malware product portfolio
| Hacking & Security News | Posted: Feb 25, 2014 5:08 am

Security company CloudFlare announced it has acquired StopTheHacker, a small company specializing in anti-malware software, with the San Francisco company strengthening its own product portfolio.


Financial information about the deal wasn't disclosed.




Due to an increase in malware sophistication, interest in stopping the malicious code has become a bigger action item. For current StopTheHacker customers, CloudFlare promises things will remain normal as the company is absorbed:


"Going forward it will be business as usual for existing StopTheHacker customers and partners," said Matthew Prince, CloudFlare CEO, in a blog post. "We will continue to operate the StopTheHacker service and invest in its continued innovation. StopTheHacker provides the most affordable, enterprise-class malware scanning available today and we will ensure it will only get better moving forward."


Security is an extremely important focus for companies, and should become a popular time for partnerships and acquisitions.


Related Tags

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases