Forter

Brief Overview

Forter provides solutions for prevention of on-line fraud through behavioral analytics and other heuristic means.

Headquarters

Forter HQ
12 East 49th Street
New York, New York 10017

Executives

Michael Reitblat, Co-Founder and CEO of Forter, served previously as VP of Product and International Operations for Pango Parking.

History

Founded in Tel Aviv by Michael Reitblat, Liron Damri, and Alon Shemesh in 2013, Forter is now headquartered in New York City with R&D headquarters in Tel Aviv. Sequoia Capital, New Enterprise Associates, and Commerce Ventures provided $18M in venture funding from 2014 to 2015 through Series B. The company raised $32M from Scale Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, and New Enterprise Associates in 2016 to accelerate its growth in the US.

Key Competitors

RSA (Silver Tail), ThreatMetrix

Products and Services

Forter provides an on-line fraud prevention system that uses three layers of prevention:

• Elastic Identity – Provides real-time synthesis of social networks, demographics, and other factors
• Cyber Intelligence – Uses Geolocation and other detection factors
• Behavioral Analysis – Uses mouse movement patterns, browsing habits, and reading patterns

Website

https://www.forter.com/