Bitdefender Completes Acquisition of Horangi Cyber Security


Bitdefender, a global cybersecurity leader has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Horangi Cyber Security. Joining forces with Bitdefender aligns with vision of being a trusted cybersecurity partner for customers worldwide. Together, the broader capabilities will enable them to offer an expanded portfolio of cybersecurity solutions and services, ultimately providing organizations with an even greater level of service, innovation, and value, to meet their evolving needs. 

A veteran in the cybersecurity industry, Bitdefender was founded in 2001 in Romania and has customers in 170+ countries. The company protects millions of consumers, enterprises, and government systems worldwide. It has pioneered breakthrough innovations in cybersecurity areas like attack prevention, protection, detection and response, IoT security, and artificial intelligence, and its technologies are licensed by more than 180 of the world’s most recognized technology brands. 

With this acquisition, Horangi Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management (CIEM) and Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) capabilities will be incorporated into Bitdefender GravityZone unified risk and security analytics platform, adding critical compliance and governance capabilities to Bitdefender’s leading threat prevention, protection, detection and response capabilities. Additionally, Horangi’s security services offerings including proactive risk assessment, red teaming, and penetration testing services will integrate with and complement Bitdefender Managed Detection & Response (MDR) services. 

Horangi has been on an incredible journey, focused on delivering strong business outcomes for clients with best-in-class cybersecurity consulting services and flagship cloud security platform, Warden. This acquisition is a significant milestone for Horangi and with this expanded portfolio of cybersecurity services.