• Cybersecurity startup Attivo Networks Inc. announced today that it has raised $21 million in a third major financing.
  • The Series C round was led by Trident Capital Cybersecurity and also included participation by existing investors Bain Capital Ventures and Omidyar Technology Ventures, and it brings Attivo’s total funding to date to more than $45 million.
  • Founded in 2010, Attivo calls itself a “deception-based threat detection” service.
  • “Achieving 100 percent security is not realistic,” Attivo Chief Executive Tushar Kothari said in a statement.

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