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Enable your security and operations teams to proactively identify, prioritize, and remediate exposures to stay ahead of attackers.

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The CyCognito platform helps you identify all of the attacker-exposed assets in your IT ecosystem for a complete view of your attack surface.

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External attack surface management is advancing cybersecurity into a new era. Learn how security experts across all industries benefit from using CyCognito’s platform.

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2024 Press Releases

CyCognito Achieves SOC 2 Type II and ISO 27001 Security Certifications

January 17, 2024

The widely recognized certifications reinforce CyCognito's position as one of the most secure service providers in the market, and demonstrates the company's commitment to maintaining and protecting information security for customers.

2023 Press Releases

Attack Surface Management Leader CyCognito Delivers Over Five Billion External Asset Tests

December 13, 2024

Company provides organizations comprehensive active security testing of all externally-exposed assets.


CyCognito Announces Major Platform Expansion for Enhanced Visibility and Protection as API and Cloud Growth Broaden Attack Surfaces

October 24, 2023

Latest release offers enhanced visibility and testing across cloud assets, web application API endpoints and web application firewalls (WAFs), compliance management controls and more


CyCognito Discovers Alarming Volume of Personal Identifiable Information in Vulnerable Cloud and Web Applications

August 16, 2023

Research finds 74 percent of cloud and web applications with PII, including Social Security numbers and banking information, are vulnerable to exploits.

2022 Press Releases

CRN® Honors CyCognito With 5-Star Rating in 2022 Partner Program Guide

November 30, 2022

Recognition comes on the heels of significant channel growth and new best-in-class partnerships.


CyCognito Unveils New Look, ‘Rule Your Risk™’ Tagline

August 9, 2022

CyCognito makes a leap forward with a new look that reflects a shift in the external attack surface management market. This shift better reflects the foundation of our platform, which is built to address business risks using innovative tools that find and fill opaque security gaps.


CyCognito Appoints Anne Marie Zettlemoyer as Chief Security Officer

July 10, 2022

Security veteran from Mastercard, Capital One and U.S. Secret Service to bolster company's position as the leading External Attack Surface Management platform


CyCognito Hires New Sales Leaders to Meet Surging Customer Demand for Attack Surface Protection Solutions

June 30, 2021

With the hire of new vice presidents, CyCognito expands its sales footprint in APAC and the US Government and public sector.


CyCognito Unveils ‘Exploit Intelligence’ to Accelerate Risk Remediation

March 16, 2022

New risk intelligence solution provides unprecedented insight, visibility and guidance to efficiently identify, prioritize, and remediate vulnerabilities like Log4j.


CyCognito Accelerates Partner Program with 300 Percent Growth in Fortune 500 Customer Base and 400 Percent Global Revenue Growth

January 27, 2022

More and more channel partners and businesses worldwide are teaming with CyCognito to solve the most fundamental problem with enterprise security.

2021 Press Releases

CyCognito and Carahsoft Partner to Deliver Attack Surface Management and Protection Solutions to the Public Sector

December 28, 2021

CyCognito’s industry-leading platform to eliminate critical cyber risks now available through carahsoft federal, state, local government and educational contract vehicles.


CyCognito Platform Now Available In AWS Marketplace

December 9, 2021

Enterprises benefit from simplified procurement and the ability to use AWS spend commitments to purchase CyCognito’s attack surface management and attack surface protection solutions.


CyCognito Teams with Intel471 to Bolster Cyber Threat Intelligence Capabilities

December 8, 2021

Enterprises benefit from improved access to data, along with richer and more relevant insights that will enable them to further strengthen their cybersecurity postures.


CyCognito Secures $100M to Accelerate Next Evolution of Attack Surface Management

December 1, 2021

Company gives Fortune 500 companies including Colgate-Palmolive, Tesco and Scientific Games Corporation full visibility and context into risk to preempt potential attacks


Cornmesser Named to CRN’s Women of the Channel Power

November 30, 2021

CyCognito channel chief Lori Cornmesser named to CRN’s 2021 Women of the Channel Power 100.


New CyCognito Report Reveals Subsidiaries are Global Enterprise Achilles Heel; Increasing Attack Surface and Exposure Drawing in Attackers

September 22, 2021

67% of parent companies experience a cyberattack due to a subsidiary. Is M&A onboarding risk?


CRN Recognizes CyCognito on the 2021 Emerging Vendors List

July 20, 2021

The leader in external attack surface management and protection makes its debut on the annual list of the IT channel’s up-and-coming innovators.


CyCognito Expands Market Reach with Appointment of Randy Streu as Vice President of Business Development

July 15, 2021

With 20+ years of experience, Streu now leads CyCognito’s strategic relationships with global system integrators, technology partners and other businesses that need actionable cyber risk intelligence.


External Attack Surface Management Recognized as An Emerging Technology by Gartner; CyCognito Among List of Vendors Offering this Technology

June 2, 2021

External attack surface management helps identify previously unknown or forgotten internet-facing assets and the risks they present.


CyCognito Empowers Organizations to Prevent Breaches Due to Supply Chain, Ransomware, and Other Modern Attacks by Protecting Their External Attack Surface

May 27, 2021

CyCognito platform automates attack surface management workflows and eliminates failed legacy practices that enable breaches


CyCognito Named Market Leader in Attack Surface Protection in 9th Annual Global InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2021

May 17, 2021

CyCognito named Winner of the coveted Global InfoSec Awards during #RSAC 2021.


Report Reveals Penetration Testing Failures

April 28, 2021

Research shows cost, coverage, and cadence limitations leave organizations exposed when they rely on penetration testing to assess security readiness and prevent breaches

2020 Press Releases

CyCognito Named a Cool Vendor by Gartner

October 21, 2020

CyCognito was recognized in the 2020 report on Cyber and IT Risk Management.


CyCognito Named Winner of 2020 SINET 16 Innovator Awards

October 15, 2020

The SINET 16 is an annual list of the most innovative and compelling cybersecurity companies in the world.


CyCognito Launches Global Channel Program to Provide Attack Surface Security to Organizations Worldwide

July 10, 2020

Joint customers can eliminate digital risks by leveraging the concept of the Path of Least Resistance.


Using CyCognito Platform, Researchers Uncover Zero-Day Vulnerability on Cisco Routers

July 2, 2020

Router and switch market leader has Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability that gives attackers access to admin actions and sensitive information as well as the ability to phish for credentials and potentially move laterally.


CyCognito Raises $30 Million in Series B Funding

June 23, 2020

Enables expanded market presence for unique approach to uncover and assess risk of attacker exposed business systems and assets.


CyCognito Wins Five 2020 ISPG Awards

March 18, 2020

Company broadly recognized for customer success, product development, company leadership and product innovation.


CyCognito Wins Three Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

March 4, 2020

Company recognized for outstanding technology, innovative approach and overall contribution to the cybersecurity industry.

2019 Press Releases

CEO Rob Gurzeev Named to Forbes 30 Under 30 List

December 20, 2019

Co-creator of company that shifts the advantage of surprise away from attackers, and in favor of security pros, named to 2019 Forbes Enterprise Technology Cohort.


CyCognito Announces Next-Generation Platform to Eliminate Shadow Risk, Addressing a Fundamental Security Gap

November 19, 2019

CISOs cite need for platform that continuously maps, prioritizes and guides remediation of unknown, unsecured conduits.


CyCognito Secures $23 Million US in Funding to Address Shadow Risk with Next-Generation Platform that Defines a New Market Category, Solving a Fundamental Enterprise Security Challenge

November 19, 2019

Lightspeed, Sorenson Ventures, John W. Thompson lead funding round for new next-gen platform that continuously maps, prioritizes and guides remediation of unknown, unsecured conduits.

About CyCognito

CyCognito solves one of the most fundamental business problems in cybersecurity: seeing how attackers view your organization, where they are most likely to break in, what systems and assets are at risk and how you can eliminate the exposure. Founded by national intelligence agency veterans, CyCognito has a deep understanding of how attackers exploit blind spots and a path of least resistance.

Based in Palo Alto, CyCognito serves a number of large enterprises and Fortune 500 organizations, including Colgate-Palmolive, Tesco and many others.

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