The early-stage venture capital firm Runa Capital has invested $1 million in StopTheHacker, a SaaS web security service. Brian NeSmith, former CEO of Bluecoat also invested in the round.
San Francisco, CA-based StopTheHacker helps web-site owners to protect, detect and recover from malware attacks. StopTheHacker relies on artificial intelligence engine that monitors new strains of malware to build a profile of emerging threats.
In August 2011, Parallels‘ SaaS solution Parallels Automation for Cloud Application launched with StopTheHacker, among others. Serguei Beloussov, Senior Founding Partner of Runa Capital, is Founder, Chairman of the Board and Chief Architect of Parallels.
In Russia, Runa Capital has invested in some of the top web startups.