Based in San Jose, California, Virsec is the industry leader in protecting critical applications during runtime. It was founded on the belief that a new approach is required to counter today’s advanced threats. The company is led by industry veterans who have driven one of the world’s top processor teams, and created innovative technology in network security, embedded systems and real-time memory systems. The team has broad leadership experience at companies including AMD, Cisco, Palo Alto Networks, Juniper, Dell, NextGen, BMC Software, ForcePoint, as well a long list of high-growth start-ups.
Built on the world’s most advanced application security platform, Virsec has integrated automated attack simulation, intelligent fuzzing, and context-sensitive instrumentation to deliver a new level of end-to-end security at all stages of the SLDC. This extends the capabilities of the Virsec Security Platform which instantly detects when developer code is subverted by attacker code. Virsec proactively stops malicious code from executing within an application, without relying on exploit signatures, heuristics or behavioral rules.