Surefire Cyber, specializing in incident response providers throughout the cyber insurance coverage ecosystem, has launched after elevating $10m in Sequence A infusion.
The funding spherical was led by Forgepoint Capital, an early-stage enterprise capital agency that focuses on cybersecurity.
Surefire Cyber’s end-to-end incident response providers is designed to assist cyber insurers, brokers and authorized corporations tackle cybercrimes together with e-mail compromise and ransomware.
The corporate goals to work with purchasers and companions to handle a cyber occasion. It additionally plans to supply capabilities to extend their cyber resiliency.
Surefire Cyber CEO and founder Billy Gouveia stated: “Our supply of end-to-end digital forensics and incident response capabilities is constructed on a tech-enabled framework and delivered via a platform that aligns and connects an organisation’s executives, technical workforce, insurance coverage service, and authorized counsel.”
A purpose-built response agency, Surefire Cyber’s tech-enabled platform is alleged to hurry up determination making, enhance transparency, and decrease enterprise interruption.
Gouveia stated: “Our help from Forgepoint Capital enabled us to convey aboard a highly-experienced workforce of expert responders, to develop a tech-enabled answer for collaboration with purchasers and companions throughout a response, and to leverage the main cyber enterprise agency’s unmatched capabilities of over 30 portfolio firms in order that our purchasers can higher shield their knowledge and defend their organisations.”
Earlier than establishing the brand new firm, Gouveia joined as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Forgepoint.
He was tasked with creating the technique, mannequin, know-how, and workforce of the brand new firm whereas reaching tie-ups with companies throughout the agency’s portfolio.