McAfee, Inc. acquires SafeBoot


On November 19, 2007, McAfee, Inc. announced its acquisition of SafeBoot, a leading enterprise-class security software vendor for data encryption and user authentication. For the first time, comprehensive device and data protection is now a reality.

McAfee is the only vendor to secure endpoints, networks, web servers, email, and data, while providing integrated risk and compliance solutions. “With the acquisition of SafeBoot, McAfee will offer the industry’s most comprehensive data protection solution and take the lead in this fast-growing $3 billion market,” said Dave DeWalt.

McAfee® Data Protection is the industry’s most complete solution for protecting organizations from the risks associated with unauthorized data access and transfer. It safeguards your intellectual property and confidential customer data—whether the data is at rest, in use or in motion—using strong encryption, authentication and policy-driven security controls.

Planned integration with McAfee ePO will enable centralized, policy-driven security management. Through a single console, companies can define corporate security policies that control how sensitive information is encrypted, monitored and protected from loss.

  • Safeguard against loss of customer data, employee information, and intellectual property from all possible channels. Don’t let unauthorized transfer of information , email, and data, while providing integrated risk and compliance solutions. “With the acquisition of SafeBoot, McAfee will offer the industry’s most comprehensive data protection solution and take the lead in this fast-growing $3 billion market,” said Dave DeWalt.

    McAfee® Data Protection is the industry’s most complete solution for protecting organizations from the risks associated with unauthorized data access and transfer. It safeguards your intellectual property and confidential customer data—whether the data is at rest, in use or in motion—using strong encryption, authentication and policy-driven security controls.

    Planned integration with McAfee ePO will enable centralized, policy-driven security management. Through a single console, companies can define corporate security policies that control how sensitive information is encrypted, monitored and protected from loss.

  • Safeguard against loss of customer data, employee information, and intellectual property from all possible channels. Don’t let unauthorized transfer of information put you at risk of noncompliance. Universal protection prevents data loss at work, at home, and on the road.


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