Company History

Explore our timeline below, which highlights notable dates from 2013 to present day


August, 2019

Launched Custom Scorecard, enabling enterprises to have greater visibility into cyber security risk across distinct business units, organizational departments and geolocations

June, 2019

Closed $50 million D round led by Riverwood Capital

February, 2019

Released Atlas™, the leading questionnaire and evidence exchange platform

February, 2019

Launched Project Escher to support non-profit organizations in fight to understand third party risk


December, 2018

Hit 1 million companies rated across 175 countries and 17 major industries

November, 2018

SecurityScorecard named a leader in the Forrester New Wave™: 2018 Cybersecurity Risk Rating Solutions and ranked the highest for product offering.

September, 2018

Launched Score Planner™ and Scorecard Event Log™, enabling companies to run interactive “what if” scenarios on their security ratings as well as show a clear record of what has impacted their score in the past.

April, 2018

Launched Breach Insights, enabling companies to forecast and prioritize risk in their portfolio


October, 2017

Launched new logo and brand that reflects SecurityScorecard's domination of the security ratings space

September, 2017

Closed $27.5 million C round led by NGP Capital

July, 2017

July, 2017

Reached 200K companies continuously monitored by the platform

June, 2017

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced initiative to create 100,000 tech jobs in NYC at SecurityScorecard HQ.

June, 2017

With the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other leading companies, created the "Principles for Fair and Accurate Security Ratings."

May, 2017

Partnered with the London Digital Security Centre to to provide security ratings to thousands of businesses in London.

March, 2017

Launched Risk Ratings Alliance Program to support technology, data and business integrations

February, 2017

Launched Malware Grader

January, 2017

Launched channel partner program, to double-down on 100% channel-focused strategy


August, 2016

Launched ThreatMarket, the industry's most comprehensive and relevant security intelligence database

July, 2016

Awarded multiple patents for IP mapping and ecosystem risk management

June, 2016

Closed $20 million B round led by GV (formerly known as Google Ventures)

March, 2016

February, 2016

Reached 100K companies continuously monitored by the platform

February, 2016

Launched Automatic Vendor Detection, the first technology that automatically finds and determines the cybersecurity rating of vendors (third party) and the vendors of vendors (fourth party) for any organization


September, 2015

May, 2015

Closed $12.5 million A round led by Sequoia Capital


June, 2014

Went to market with SecurityScorecard platform

March, 2014

Moved into first legit office


December, 2013

Closed $2.2 million seed round with Evolution Equity Partners as lead investor and including Boldstart Ventures

July, 2013

Founded by Dr. Aleksandr Yampolskiy and Sam Kassoumeh; both are cybersecurity practitioners and leaders

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