StartEngine manages cyber risk with Cobalt's Pentest as a Service platform.
StartEngine is a well-known platform for equity crowdfunding, providing an opportunity for regular individuals to invest in emerging businesses and companies in their early stages. The platform allows businesses from different industries to gather funds from the public. The primary goal of StartEngine is to make capital more accessible, empowering entrepreneurs to directly raise funds from their customers or the general public, while also offering individuals the chance to invest in non-public companies. To date, StartEngine has successfully assisted numerous companies in raising more than $1.1 billon.
Penetration testing is of great importance for companies like StartEngine to protect their digital resources and customer data against possible cyber threats. StartEngine, being a crowdfunding platform, deals with confidential financial details from both investors and companies in search of investments.
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