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About Tripwire

Tripwire makes software that allows IT managers to perform configuration assessment and change auditing, and address regulatory and security-compliance issues. Tripwire is a provider of advanced threat, security, and compliance solutions. On February 9th, 2022, Tripwire was acquired by HelpSystems.

Headquarters Location

308 SW Second Ave Suite 400

Portland, Oregon, 97204,

United States

+1 503 276 7500

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Technology that addresses regulatory challenges and facilitates the delivery of compliance requirements in FIs. Regulatory technology helps FIs and regulators address challenges ranging from traditional compliance and risk management to data reporting and transmission.



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Tripwire Patents

Tripwire has filed 64 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Computer network security
  • Network protocols
  • Data management
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Latest Tripwire News

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for August 2022

Sep 21, 2022

Tripwire Patch Priority Index for August 2022 Community Chats Webinars Library Tripwire Patch Priority Index for August 2022 Tripwire’s August 2022 Patch Priority Index (PPI) brings together important vulnerabilities for Microsoft. First on the patch priority list this month are patches for Microsoft Office, Outlook, and Excel that resolve 4 vulnerabilities, including denial of service, remote code execution, and security feature bypass. Up next are patches that affect components of the Windows operating […]…  Read More

Tripwire Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Tripwire founded?

    Tripwire was founded in 1997.

  • Where is Tripwire's headquarters?

    Tripwire's headquarters is located at 308 SW Second Ave, Portland.

  • What is Tripwire's latest funding round?

    Tripwire's latest funding round is Acquired - II.

  • How much did Tripwire raise?

    Tripwire raised a total of $80M.

  • Who are the investors of Tripwire?

    Investors of Tripwire include Fortra, Belden, Thoma Bravo, U.S. Bancorp, Bessemer Venture Partners and 16 more.

  • Who are Tripwire's competitors?

    Competitors of Tripwire include Varonis Systems.

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