McAfee Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1987

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 6,207


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.

  • Financing Rounds
  • 24

  • Investments
  • 36

McAfee General Information


Developer of cybersecurity software designed to protect, detect and manage security threats. The company provides device security, which includes anti-malware software, secure home platform products, also internet security which includes safe connect Virtual Private Network and web advisor products and identity protection which includes identity theft protection and password manager products, thereby enabling users to explore challenges, take smart risks and reach their potential.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Networks Associates Inc, Network Associates Inc, Mcafee Associates Inc
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Network Management Software
Former Stock Listing
Corporate Office
  • 6220 America Center Drive
  • San Jose, CA 95002
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000

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McAfee Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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McAfee Comparisons

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Network Management Software
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McAfee Competitors (79)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
BitDefender Private Equity-Backed Bucharest, Romania 0000 000 00000000
AVG Technologies Private Equity-Backed Prague, Czech Republic 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
EScan Formerly VC-backed Mumbai, India 000 00000000000
AdaptiveMobile Security Formerly VC-backed Dublin, Ireland 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
Avira Operations Formerly PE-Backed Tettnang, Germany 000 000000&0
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McAfee Patents

McAfee Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240195609-A1 Contextual key management for data encryption Pending 26-Feb-2024 000000000
US-12008103-B2 Method and apparatus for detecting malware via analysis of a screen capture Active 20-Oct-2022 0000000000 00
US-20240114048-A1 Security services for small businesses Pending 29-Sep-2022 00000000000
US-20240111869-A1 Methods and apparatus to disable select processes for malware prevention Pending 29-Sep-2022 0000000000
US-20240137383-A1 Wellness detection and response for small businesses Pending 29-Sep-2022 H04L63/1433
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McAfee Executive Team (50)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jennifer Biry Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Steve Grobman Chief Technology Officer & Executive Vice President
Sarah Decker Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Offer & Chief Legal Officer
Gagan Singh Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Anish Moli Vice President, Corporate Development
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McAfee Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
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0000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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McAfee Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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McAfee Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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McAfee Investments & Acquisitions (36)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Light Point Security 31-Mar-2020 0000000000 Network Management Software 00000000
NanoSec 09-Aug-2019 0000000000 Network Management Software 00000 000
Uplevel Security 01-Jun-2019 0000000000 Network Management Software
TunnelBear 26-Feb-2018 0000000000 0000 Network Management Software 000000000
Skyhigh Networks 03-Jan-2018 Buyout/LBO 00000 Network Management Software 000000000
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McAfee Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
TunnelBear Network Management Software Toronto, Canada 0000
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McAfee Exits (8)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Stonesoft 08-Jul-2013 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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ThinkFree 13-Nov-2000 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 8 buyers
webBASIS 11-May-2000 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 6 buyers
CoSine Communications 10-May-2000 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 6 buyers
Whale Communications 04-Apr-2000 Early Stage VC 0000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
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