Wombat Security Technologies gets acquired for 225 Million US Dollars

Retrace 2018

Prof. "PK's" Ph.D. thesis "PhishGuru: A System for Educating Users about Semantic Attacks" contributed in creating Wombat Security Technologies in 2008. The Ph.D. thesis was done during 2004 - 2009 at Carnegie Mellon University in the School of Computer Science. Wombat was recently acquired by Proofpoint for $225M. Proofpoint’s press release, CMU’s press release