October 22, 2016 11:40 PM ET


Company Overview of Tripwire, Inc.

Company Overview

Tripwire, Inc. provides threat, security, and compliance solutions for enterprises, service providers, and government agencies to detect, prevent, and respond to cyber security threats. Its products include security configuration management; vulnerability management; log intelligence; Tripwire Configuration Compliance Manager to reduce cyber security risks from external attacks, malicious insiders, and human error; Tripwire Connect that transforms security data into business intelligence; and Tripwire App Exchange for security, compliance, and information technology (IT) operations in categories, including reporting and analytics, IT service management, utilities, threat intelligence, networ...

101 SW Main Street

Suite 1500

Portland, OR 97204

United States

Founded in 1997

358 Employees





Key Executives for Tripwire, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 64
Co-Founder and Member of Advisory Board
President of Japan Operations
President of Industrial IT
Age: 49
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Tripwire, Inc. Key Developments

Tripwire Announces Executive Changes

Dhrupad Trivedi, vice president of industrial IT, Internet of Things and cybersecurity at Belden Inc., has been promoted to president of Belden subsidiary Tripwire. Trivedi, who worked for Belden at its San Francisco office, is replacing Gus Malezis, who held the job for just more than a year before leaving the company. Malezis had replaced longtime CEO Jim Johnson in July 2015.

Tripwire, Inc. Introduces Tripwire IP360

Tripwire, Inc. announced that the most recent version of Tripwire IP360 now distributes scanning across multiple scanning appliances. The newest version delivers faster and more resilient enterprise-class vulnerability assessments that quickly identify vulnerabilities across large, complex networks and reduce security blind spots. Key features of Tripwire IP360 include: enables high-performance scanning for high-profile vulnerabilities to deliver faster results for urgent and critical vulnerabilities. Reduces the manual effort required to manage scans in large enterprise environments via an updated, easy-to-use user interface. The new user interface also complements the Tripwire IP360 Commander application, which automates vulnerability management workflows by integrating Tripwire IP360 with popular enterprise IT and security systems. This reduces manual effort and human errors. Additionally, the scalable architecture of Tripwire IP360 is designed to: Minimize network and system impact. Centralize data aggregation. Provide enterprise-wide, centralized role-based management and reporting. Tripwire IP360 provides the broadest coverage of conditions in the industry. The solution discovers more than 110,000 conditions, including vulnerabilities, configurations, applications and operating systems, and delivers a very low rate of false positives. Through the Tripwire Vulnerability and Exposure Research Team (VERT), the company delivers up-to-date, accurate, non-intrusive discovery signatures relevant to enterprises. VERT has a lab and gives unwavering attention to the changing threat environment in order to provide customers with the most timely vulnerability intelligence. Recent examples of serious exploit coverage include Java Deserialization issues, ImageTragick and Joomla CVE-2015-8562. Tripwire IP360 is integrated with Tripwire Enterprise, the firm’s file integrity and compliance management solution so customers can correlate endpoint changes and vulnerability risks.

Tripwire Introduces Tripwire Enterprise 8.5 Agent on Axon

Tripwire, Inc. introduced a next generation Tripwire® Enterprise 8.5 agent built on the firm’s new secure, scalable and extensible platform, Tripwire Axon™. The Tripwire Enterprise 8.5 agent on Tripwire Axon is a pluggable, multiservice, high-performance solution designed to address the unique challenges of monitoring and securing the exponential growth of diverse endpoints found on enterprise and industrial networks, including Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) devices. The new Tripwire Axon platform and agent both leverage Tripwire’s extensive expertise in delivering comprehensive security solutions for critical infrastructure. The Tripwire Enterprise Axon agent is designed to adapt quickly to rapid changes in enterprise networks, device types, security and compliance data demands, and new cyber threats. By optimizing the collection, aggregation and communication of rich endpoint data from a wide variety of endpoint devices, the Tripwire Enterprise Axon agent makes it possible to reuse data across multiple security controls, which dramatically reduces cost of ownership. The modular, pluggable architecture allows customers to easily turn on new capabilities in the Tripwire Enterprise Axon agent in response to the latest cyber security threats, compliance regulations, IT operations requests or shifting business demands. Key features of the Tripwire Enterprise Axon agent: Unparalleled Visibility - Flexible, high-fidelity data capture capabilities across a wide variety of endpoint types eliminates security blind spots. Lightweight and efficient " Natively compiled, lean, compact agents work with a wide variety of common enterprise operating systems. Agents consume fewer network and device resources and dramatically reduce total cost of ownership. Modular "Agents are modular and designed to offer comprehensive and customer-selectable data collection functionality, catering to the environment and threat profile. Resilient and secure -Continues to collect data even after OS changes, network changes and outages, providing uninterrupted online and offline visibility for every endpoint, even on highly secure, air-gapped or remote networks. Extensible and Scalable -Designed to adapt quickly to new business demands, including emerging platforms, services and applications.

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