September 26, 2016 7:27 AM ET


Company Overview of Websense, Inc.

Company Overview

Websense, Inc. provides Web, email, and data security solutions to protect an organization’s data and users from cyber-threats, malware attacks, information leaks, legal liability, and productivity loss worldwide. Its Web security solution scans Web sites, emails, and other contents to identify new threats; email security solution filters spam, malicious links, inappropriate images, and malware from inbound email; data security solution protects against the loss of confidential information and data due to internal and external threats; and cloud security solutions include security scanning and content classification. The company offers content security solutions, including Web, email, and co...

10240 Sorrento Valley Road

San Diego, CA 92121

United States

Founded in 1994

1,609 Employees





Key Executives for Websense, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, Director and Member of Special Stock Award Committee
Age: 56
Director of Saarc Region
Vice President of Worldwide Channel Sales
Vice President of Global Sales Channels and Professional Services
Manager of Public Relations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Websense, Inc. Key Developments

Websense Reportedly Buying Stonesoft

Websense, Inc., a unit of Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) is buying Stonesoft Oyj from Intel Corporation (NasdaqGS:INTC) for $389 million in a deal that could be announced on October 29, 2015, sources said. A Raytheon spokesman had didn't comment on the new and Intel representatives did not respond to requests for comment. The transaction completion is expected by the end of 2015.

Raytheon Company, Websense, Inc. - M&A Call

To discuss the acquisition of Websense

Raytheon To Reportedly Acquire Websense For $1.9 Billion

Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) has agreed to buy Websense, Inc. from Vista Equity Partners in a deal that values the network security company at $1.9 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Raytheon will combine Websense with its own cybersecurity operations and have an 80% stake in the combined entity, with Vista owning the rest, the people said. Raytheon and Websense representatives did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

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