Finjan IT Department Gone Phishing

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Thursday morning last week began just like most others, as I woke up to an email alert from Finjan’s Intrusion Detection System highlighting the prior day’s network activity. I quickly scanned the logs to look for unusual events but nothing caught my eye, logs showed port scans labeled as “possible intrusions” 11/11/2015 09:06:18.432 – Alert – Intrusion Prevention –    … Read More

Finjan Files 10Q and Releases its Third Quarter Shareholder Update

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Finjan released it’s third quarter shareholder update yesterday. The key highlights were as follows: Ruling in favor of Finjan for nearly $40 million in damages as a result of Finjan patents being found valid and infringed by a jury at the conclusion of the Blue Coat trial; Continued to increase CybeRiskTM Security Solutions Ltd. presence with recent expansion into the … Read More

Finjan Executives’ Productive Week in D.C.

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Finjan’s CIPO and VP, Legal Operations, Julie Mar-Spinola had a busy week in Washington D.C. last week participating in the 2015 Global Summit and 10th Anniversary of ChIPs founding meeting with various leaders on cybersecurity policies and patent reform. The ChIPs Women in IP Global Summit took place October 27-28th in Washington D.C. As a co-founder of ChIPs (, Julie … Read More

Why consumers need the Finjan Mobile Secure Browser

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A frankly alarming article out of ARS Technica details findings out of a University of Cambridge study indicating that up to 87% of Android mobile devices are not secure and vulnerable to theft of personal information and data. The study relied on an app that allowed users to opt in to a survey that queried the version and build number … Read More

My London IP Summit Keynote: Are patents becoming more valuable outside the United States?

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Phil Hartstein, President & CEO at Finjan The London IP Summit is a unique event that brings together IP owners, experts, lawyers, and investors to address the key challenges and operational issues faced by companies and IP professionals today. I gave a keynote speech at the Summit offering my perspective as a public company CEO who faces the daily challenge … Read More

Blackphone: Why do we care about device layer security? Part 1

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Phil Hartstein, President & CEO at Finjan Yesterday we received a Blackphone 2 at Finjan HQ that we ordered from Silent Circle. What is a "Blackphone" and why should you care? Well, its a good question... One which I will begin to explore over a series of posts. From un-boxing and setting up the device on a cellular network to ... Read More

IAM’s Death of the Dinosaurs – Cover Piece

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David Kline, writing for IAM’s November/December issue, challenges whether IP monetization as a “standalone” business is all but extinct… like the dinosaurs. Or, in the alternative, is there a new opportunity that presents itself?! The article explores IP-centric business models and their individual challenges as well as more diversified IP and technology plays – like Finjan’s business. In either case, … Read More

Finjan in the News: Interviews with, SNN Live and SecurityStockWatch

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  Following the issuance of Finjan’s 23rd U.S. Patent combined with USPTO rejecting Sophos’ invalidity challenges of two of Finjan’s patents, Finjan has seen renewed interest from keen observers of the security and IP space.   Phil Hartstein was recently featured in two live interviews with (video above) and SNNLive (both of which can be found at, to give an overview … Read More

Finjan Holdings Featured in Stock News Now

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Finjan's Executive Team

Finjan Holdings is one of 10 companies recently profiled in the Summer/Fall MicroCap Review issue of Stock News Now. The people of SNN put together a detailed profile of the company, covering its 20 years of operation in the cybersecurity industry, its transition to an intellectual property holding company, and the recent reemergence of product development with its mobile applications for the … Read More

Mobile Defense Challenge Winners, Team SeQrity, Visit Finjan’s Office

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To commemorate its upcoming 20th year anniversary, Finjan returned to its roots with the inaugural Mobile Defense Challenge 2015 in June. This competition, offered to all enrolled students across 28 universities, has the goal to inspire the next generation to develop innovative security solutions to battle the growing number of cyber threats. Nearly 20 years ago, Finjan’s founder, Shlomo Touboul, … Read More