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Intelligence, protection and monitoring for OT and IT Critical Infrastructure

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Networking and Equipment
  • Location Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • Currency EUR
  • Founded 2009
  • Employees 15
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Company Summary

SecurityMatters develops and markets state-of-the-art network monitoring and intrusion detection systems. With 10+ cumulative years of academic research in IT security, and 5+ cumulative years of field experience in security auditing within a worldwide renowned consultancy firm in the past, SecurityMatters delivers an unmatched technology to detect the latest and most advanced cyber threats.


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    Sandro Etalle (CEO)
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    Sandro Etalle (1965), CEO and co-founder, is full professor at the Technical University of Eindhoven, and at the University of Twente (part time). Etalle received his PhD in 1995 from the University of Amsterdam. Before starting the academic career, Etalle has been co-founder of Teclogic and of ICON, two Italian highly specialized software companies (still in business today).

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    Emmanuele Zambon (CTO)

    Emmanuele Zambon (1980), co-founder, received his PhD in 2011 from the University of Twente, where he researched on Information Risk Management. He is now involved in an Intrusion Detection project for industrial process automation networks. During and after his university studies he has been employed in the Information Risk Manage Management division of KPMG Italy and in Telecom Italia as a consultant.

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    Damiano Bolzoni (1981), co-founder, received his PhD in 2009 from the University of Twente, where he was a member of the IPID project. He deals with technical aspects of Intrusion Detection Systems, and before joining the University of Twente, he has been working for the Italian branch of KPMG Italy, in the Information Risk Management division.