“I have been hacked!” The words too many of us have been using lately. Then, we turn on the news, scroll social media or talk to friends and the headlines are crazy. Our privacy has been invaded. Our security is at risk and worse we feel lost and betrayed.
You don’t have to be Jewish with Cindy but it makes me proud to be both Jewish and a Zionist when I can introduce you to a person and company whose innovations and expertise can help everyone and everywhere.
Shachar Daniel is a 44-year-old native of Tel Aviv who is the CEO of Alarum Technologies Ltd., a global provider of internet access solutions.
I recently spoke with Shachar about the rise of our fear of losing our privacy through the internet and technology. He explained the innovations his company has made made, especially after the pandemic struggles of the past few years and that for less money than you would pay for the cheapest electronic device like an AirPod or a dinner at a restaurant, you can secure your personal information through one of the divisions of Alarum, even if you feel helpless and fear your computer.
The Company operates in two distinct segments: solutions for enterprises and solutions for consumers. Both divisions use advanced and unique tools to support their data collection and privacy needs that no other company has been able to provide globally.
“Due to the demands of customers, we have transitioned from a traditional enterprise cybersecurity-centered company to an established leading provider of enterprise and consumer internet access solutions,” Daniel stated as he foresaw consumer demands change a few years ago.
NetNut is well positioned as a world leading brand in the field of data access. It offers a global web data collection cloud service, based on our proprietary traffic optimization and routing technology and network. During 2022, we doubled our network’s infrastructure, which is now able to support and process billions in client requests. The scaleup in the company’s capabilities is a result of the onboarding of several strategic customers, as well as the expansion of NetNut’s network by partnering with tens of Internet Service Providers.
CyberKick approaches the consumer market and offers internet access privacy and cybersecurity solutions. The consumer-side solutions are designed to allow users to take charge of their online privacy with a powerful, secured and encrypted connection. These solutions are installed on the consumers’ computers or mobile phones and are available via various browser and mobile applications stores.
CyberKick’s business model is very attractive for investors interested in acquiring new users and allows the company to build revenue-generating assets, which are expected to yield future revenue streams. Thanks to this unique model we have successfully secured funding from a strategic investor that chose to invest directly in our customer acquisition program, as well as a credit line for working capital from a leading Israeli commercial bank to support this operation.
Shachar Daniel is one of our co-founders and has served as our Chief Executive Officer and director since June 2016. Prior to serving as the Chief Executive Officer of Safe-T Data, he served as Safe-T Data’s Chief Operating Officer from November 2013. Mr. Daniel has more than 10 years of experience in various managerial roles in operations and project management. From 2012 to 2013, he served as head of program at PrimeSense Ltd., which was acquired by Apple Inc. for $360 million on November 24, 2013. Prior to that, and from 2009 to 2012, he was head of operations project managers at Logic Industries Ltd., and from 2004 to 2009, he was a project manager at Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq/TASE: ESLT). Mr. Daniel holds a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from the Holon Institute of Technology, Israel and an M.B.A. from the College of Management Academic Studies, Israel and an executive post M.B.A from the Hebrew University.
Alarum Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: ALAR) is a global provider of internet access solutions. The Company operates in two distinct segments: solutions for enterprises and solutions for consumers.
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