To Protect Personal Computers, Cybersecurity Startup Gets Under the Operating System
On Thursday, Tel Aviv-based Hysolate announced it raised $8 million in funding
Hagar Ravet | 18:57 25.01.2018
Hysolate Ltd., an Israel-based cybersecurity startup, announced Thursday it has raised $8 million from former Google CEO Eric Schmidt’s venture firm Innovation Endeavors, and Team8, a cybersecurity-focused startup foundry.
For daily updates, subscribe to our newsletter by clicking here.Hysolate’s technology protects computer networks against cyber attacks by running all activity on a user’s computer through two separate operating systems, one for regular internet use, and one for sensitive operations. A user can access the internet freely without providing would-be attacks a route into the company’s network. Switching between operating systems happens automatically and behind the scenes without the user ever noticing.