Emerges From Stealth to Help Companies Pursue, Disrupt Adversaries


[redacted] was founded in 2015 by Max Kelly, who serves as the company’s CEO, and John Hering. Kelly previously worked at the NSA, the US Cyber Command and at Facebook as CSO. Hering founded cybersecurity firm Lookout and served as its CEO.

The San Francisco, California-based company says it has developed a platform that can help organizations defend their systems and respond to attacks. [redacted]’s platform notifies users when a threat has been detected and provides information on the actions being taken in response.

The company claims it can also help customers turn the tables on attackers by disrupting their operations and holding them accountable.