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About Webroot Inc.

Webroot Software tries to keep its customers from getting tangled up in any malicious online activity. The company develops cloud-based security software known as SecureAnywhere that protects PCs against spyware, pop-ups, and e-mail spam. It also offers virus protection and parental control applications, as well as a tool that erases the record of users' Internet activity and improves PC system performance. Other products are tailored for mobile devices and business applications. Webroot's customers include corporations, ISPs, educational institutions, and consumers, as well as public sector agencies. In 2019, Webroot agreed to be acquired by Carbonite for about $618 million.

 

Geographic Reach

Webroot has operations in Australia, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Japan, Spain, the UK, and the US.

Sales and Marketing

Webroot's list of retail channel partners includes Italik, Network Box, Bytes, Integralis, Oakwood Solutions, Foursys, Email Protection Agency, and Data Connect. The company's major customers have included Best Buy, Stonesoft, Palo Alto Networks, PreClarity, Cisco, F5, F-Secure, GFI, Corero, Currys, Facebook, and PC World.

Strategy

Webroot in 2015 released the Webroot Internet of Things Security Toolkit, seeking to add security to the connection of a wide range of devices to the Internet. With the toolkit, designers and system integrators can integrate Webroot's cloud-based, real-time threat intelligence services, and intelligent cybersecurity device agents to protect against malware, zero-day exploits, and other external threats and internal vulnerabilities.

Webroot Inc.

385 Interlocken Cres STE 800
Broomfield, CO 80021-3559
Phone: 1 (303) 442-3813

Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
CTO: Hal Lonas
CFO: John Post
CEO and Director: Mike Potts
Employees (This Location): 250
Employees (All Locations): 600

Major Office Locations

Broomfield, CO

Other Locations

San Diego, CA
San Mateo, CA