October 28, 2016 5:58 PM ET


Company Overview of Intel Security Inc.

Company Overview

Intel Security Inc., a cyber-security organization, develops and delivers security solutions and services that protect systems, networks, and mobile devices for business and personal use in the United States and internationally. It offers McAfee Total Protection that guards against viruses and online threats, avoids risky Websites and prevents dangerous downloads, removes the hassle of managing user names and passwords, and encrypts files stored on Windows PCs; McAfee LiveSafe that provides protection for data, identity, and privacy; and McAfee Internet Security, an anti-virus and identity management solution. The company’s enterprise and commercial products include data protection and encry...

2821 Mission College Boulevard

Santa Clara, CA 95054

United States

Founded in 1987

6,300 Employees





Key Executives for Intel Security Inc.

President of Asia Pacific
Head of Channels & Alliances Business in APAC Region
Senior Vice President of McAfee Labs
Chief Technology Officer of Intel Security Group
Head of Sales for Latin America
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Intel Security Inc. Key Developments

Intel Security Launches 2017 Consumer Security Lineup

Intel Security launched its 2017 consumer security lineup featuring security innovations to better protect the devices people use every day against the latest threats. The centerpiece of the new portfolio is a next-generation anti-malware engine that offers more efficient and effective detection by offloading analysis to the cloud. In addition, McAfee AntiVirus Plus, McAfee Internet Security, McAfee Total Protection and McAfee LiveSafe offer key cross-device enhancements that make it even easier for users to protect their digital lives. McAfee LiveSafe, one of the key products in this year's consumer security lineup, provides users with cross-device protection. New Consumer Portfolio Offers Enhanced Protection and Better User Experience. The 2017 McAfee product line provides protection for popular household devices 'from PCs to Macs and smartphones to tablets' and is complemented by a new anti-malware engine to provide a more efficient and effective security solution. Key features and enhancements include: Real Protect: The McAfee Next Generation Anti-Malware Engine combines proven detection methods with an innovative malware unmasking system that uses behavioral analytics and machine learning to detect and block malware without the need for human research. This cloud-centric, automated approach is an industry first and enables more effective detection responses to emerging threats. Cross-device Innovations: The 2017 lineup includes innovations to Mac and Android protection capabilities, resulting in a 100% detection result in the latest AV-Comparatives independent test and a perfect score of 13 in the latest AV-Test respectively. Multifactor Password Management: True Key by Intel Security offers multifactor authentication for consumers to securely log in to their websites using unique factors like facial recognition and fingerprint. New updates include: master password reset and data import from other password managers. The True Key app is included with McAfee LiveSafe, McAfee Total Protection and McAfee Internet Security. Virus Removal or Moneyback Guarantee: Virus Protection Pledge is free when a customer’s McAfee subscription is set to renew automatically. If a customer gets a virus they can’t handle, customer support team will remove it or the customer will receive a refund guaranteed. These improvements enable consumers to interact online in a safer and more secure environment, with the ability to manage their security and add new devices from anywhere and at any time.

TPG Reportedly In Talks To Acquire Intel Security From Intel Corp

TPG Capital, L.P. is said to be in discussions regarding a deal to acquire Intel Security Inc. from Intel Corporation (NasdaqGS:INTC) valuing at as much as $3 billion according to sources. Intel is also talking to other potential bidders, including buyout firms and corporate suitors, they said.

Intel Security Appoints Anand Ramamoorthy as Managing Director, India and SAARC

Intel Security announced the appointment of Anand Ramamoorthy as Managing Director, India and SAARC. His key responsibilities include driving enterprise centric product revenues, strengthening the customer base across verticals, fostering the channel ecosystem and positioning India for rapid non-linear growth in the coming years. Anand will report directly to Gavin Struthers, President, Intel Security Group-Asia Pacific. Anand takes over from sh Mahapatra, who has recently been elevated to head the Channels & Alliances business in the APAC region. An energetic and results-driven technocrat with over 18 years of experience, Anand's career has been marked by continuous growth and company recognition across segments spanning engineering, marketing, sales and strategy in various leadership roles, both in the US and India. Prior to the company Anand was Director, Sales & Marketing at Intel, South Asia. In this role, he was responsible for driving sales across all product categories with OEMs, LOEMs, enterprise and government businesses.

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