This article showcases our top picks for the best France based Network Security companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Network Security industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top France Network Security Companies
IDEMIA provides security and identity solutions, deploying solutions in more than 100 countries. Safran Identity & Security (formerly known as Morpho) is a global leader in identity and security solutions for an increasingly digital and connected world.
It employs more than 8,700 people in 57 countries and generated revenues of more than €1.9 billion in 2015. Backed by more than 40 years of experience in biometrics, their unique expertise lies in developing innovative technologies for a wide range of markets and applications for people, governments, and business.
Safran Identity & Security contributes to managing identities, protecting borders, detecting threats, supporting law enforcement and providing trusted on-line transactions and services. Its solutions protect identities, ensure safety and safeguard privacy, for easier, everyday lives.
As of May 19th, 2016, Morpho was renamed Safran Identity & Security.. .
TEHTRIS is a company founded in 2010, expert in cybersecurity and publisher of the TEHTRIS XDR Platform, deployed in many business lines all around the world. TEHTRIS products protect companies, from multinationals to small businesses and are easy to deploy.
TEHTRIS proposes a wide and deep technology portfolio with multiple solutions against cyber threats like spying or sabotage. TEHTRIS consultants master attacker techniques and methods (hackers, strategic intelligence, computer warfare, etc.) and create the necessary resources to counter advanced cyber threats..
Acorus Networks is a French cybersecurity company, specialized in protection against distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks on companies whose business activity, data or corporate image are critical on the Internet. As an Internet Service Provider, Acorus Networks deploys a large-scale network and scrubbing centers worldwide and provides innovative and non-intrusive security solutions ahead of customers’ network and Web infrastructures to guarantee high availability of online services for hosting providers, e-commerce, media, cloud, finance, government, healthcare, etc.
Customers have a customized view of their legitimate traffic in order to counter manually or automatically any type of DDoS attack to which they may be exposed.. .
TrustInSoft is a software company that develops solutions that validate mission-critical software and eliminate attack vectors. The company’s products reduce cyber risks, lower the cost of designing safety-critical systems, and reduce liabilities.
Founded in 2013, the Paris-based company produces the TrustInSoft Analyzer, an advanced static source code analyzer based on the Frama-C platform. The TrustInSoft Analyzer enables software developers and integrators to exhaustively detect the most frequent and dangerous families of threats before deployment.
TrustInSoft also offers professional services and expertise to formally audit safety and security-critical existing software components.. .
Lucibel is an innovative French group that designs and manufactures new-generation lighting products and solutions in France based on LED technology. LED technology is cost efficient, sustainable and smart.
It is transforming the world and is now part of the digital era. Not only are Lucibel lighting solutions compatible with remote management systems.
Light can now interact with its surroundings and be controlled and measured in real time. But it also allows for a new medium for data transmission, interactions and well-being thanks to the development by Lucibel of innovative and smart solutions..
Exclusive Group (www.exclusive-group.com) is the value-added services and technologies (VAST) group. As a distributor they help accelerate the global growth of innovative technologies.
Their people are committed to the aggressive growth targets set by their vendors, there is a culture of ambition, entrepreneurship and a clear focus on sustainable growth. With more than 60 offices on five continents and presence in 100 countries, Exclusive Group brings together all the elements needed for sustainable growth.
New markets and possibilities “Disruptive Distribution” is the core of the proposition. This through the Cybersecurity brand, Exclusive Networks, and the data center division, Bigtec.
This can be complemented by comprehensive worldwide services available in the area of implementation and support (ITEC), but also with financial services partners in leasing by Exclusive Capital.. .
Stamus Networks provides a custom network traffic analysis engine with an intrusion detection engine to enable security practitioners to find intrusions within their network. Stamus Networks adds a purpose-built threat hunting interface to easily search through diverse, contextual data across domains, network segments, user agents, host IDs, IDS events, and other perspectives.
Stamus Networks was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Paris, France.. .
Citalid Cybersecurity is a French company whose ambition is to place the analysis of cybermenaces at the heart of the strategic decisions of its customers. An effective cyber defense today can not be limited to technical expertise alone, but must be conceived transversely.
Citalid provides its clients with an online platform for analysis and decision support based on three complementary pillars: knowledge of attack procedures; the organization of a common cyber defense through a controlled sharing of information; the assessment and anticipation of computer threats. Citalid innovates by identifying contexts conducive to cyber attacks by cross-checking cyber, geopolitical, economic, social, and other information.
Its clients benefit not only from a tailor-made and operational mapping of the threats likely to target them, but also from the associated preventive defense axes. — Citalid Cybersecurity is a company focused on cyber threat intelligence at the heart of its customers’ strategic decisions.
An efficient cyberdefense can not be limited to technical expertise anymore, but must be designed in a transversal way. Citalid is helping its customers with an online analysis platform for supporting the decision-making process by: increasing the knowledge about the attackers; organizing joined cyberdefense via controlled information sharing; evaluating and anticipating the cyber risk.
Citalid innovates by identifying contexts to cyberattacks through the crossing of heterogenous information sources: cyber, geopolitics, economics, social, etc. Thus, its customers may not be affected by a specific problem, but also by the appropriate preventive lines of defense..
inWebo is an independent vendor of user multi-factor authentication (MFA) solutions making customers, members, and employees access to VPN, IAM, web, Cloud, and IoT applications more secure, but also easier. Their technology seamlessly adds a layer of security during sign-in by turning user devices including laptops, cell and smartphones, tablets into strong authentication methods.
It uniquely combines certified hardware-grade security with extreme ease of use. inWebo proudly protects millions of identities for global organizations.
inWebo was established in Europe in 2008, has launched their platform in 2011, and has gained numerous tier-1 references in their first years of Operations, including Accor Hotel Group, Sodexo, Veolia, Lexis Nexis, Alstom, the Paris Airport Authorities, the French Postal Services, Bourse Direct online brokers… inWebo vision is to foster strong authentication adoption in areas/markets where costs, agility, user experience, or security are major constraints, and therefore obstacles to the implementation of security solutions.
Product development cornerstones have therefore been security (inWebo holds 4 patents and applications at the time of writing, and a security certification from the French national IT-security agency) and usability (inWebo has developed APIs and SDKs for service providers, so that they can embed the authentication technology in their own interface, web portal or native App, and make it invisible to end-users) inWebo has an indirect sales model with partners in 10+ countries at the time of writing, expanding rapidly. inWebo has opened a Silicon Valley office in May 2013, in order to develop relations with SaaS/Technology companies, and accelerate their global development..
VSORA is an IP provider for chipmakers designing the latest generations of digital communications systems, like 5G. Our powerful multi-core DSP architecture eliminates the need for DSP co-processors to provide a level of flexibility achievable only with software programming.
A new DSP development flow allows signal processing engineers and software engineers to share the same environment and source code, dramatically accelerating time-to-market. Their mission is to meet the technical challenges by providing a state-of-the-art DSP design process and boosting the DSP computing power while simultaneously optimizing power consumption and system performance, and reducing the silicon footprint.
Based in France, the company was founded in 2015 by a team of highly qualified and accomplished DSP engineers with combined experience of more than 70 years.. .
Seald is certified by the “ANSSI” (the French cybersecurity agency). At Seald we provide two solutions: – one for end-users who want to protect files and emails with a seamless user experience, – another for developers who want to add encryption to their web or mobile app in 30 lines of code with our SDK.
Our approach to IT security is granular and we protect each data individually. Our servers are hosted in France by a French service provider and we guarantee to never have access to the documents..
Founded in 2004, Kerlink is a fast-growing, global and publicly traded provider of Internet of Things (IoT) infrastructure, software and services serving telecom operators, public authorities and businesses of all sizes to design, launch and operate IoT networks. Anticipating a booming market for communication solutions dedicated to connected devices, Kerlink founders – William Gouesbet, chairman and CEO, and Yannick Delibie, deputy CEO and CTIO – foresaw the role that RF communication technologies and their associated support platforms could play in M2M vertical segments like fleet management, metering and freight.
A co-founder and board member of the LoRa Alliance, Kerlink specialises in end-to-end IoT network solutions for LoRaWAN cost-effective, energy-efficient and long-distance connectivity. The company designed the world’s first commercially available product range of outdoor carrier-grade for IoT dedicated networks.
Kerlink also has continuously launched a range of embedded & ruggedized devices and applications for transportation using cellular connectivity, in addition to fleet management and tracking solutions, such as passenger information and entertainment, fuel-efficiency monitoring and car/bike sharing.. .
Qowisio is a global leader that dedicates to low cost and low power cellular network for the IoT (LPWAN). It offers a wide range of connected devices and technological bricks in order to address new use cases for SMBs and blue-chip customers.
The company’s products are used in fuel tank monitoring and power metering applications. Qowisio is a France-based company that was founded in 2009..
Seclab offers a unique cyber protection solution that relies on electronics and that allows data exchange via USB or network whilst physically isolating the transmitter and receiver. The electronic approach at Seclab provides unmatched security levels through solely software solutions, while facilitating their use in existing systems.
The number of cyber attacks and its severity continues to increase. In each country, critical systems must comply with strict security measures, imposing a form of rigorous physical isolation, while the need for connection has become essential.
Seclab combines these two requirements by enabling critical infrastructures to respond to the most demanding security challenges while benefiting from new technologies in their business processes. This combination ensures total security and offers secure ways to stay connected..
Gridbee Communications provides M2M wireless modules to connect IOT with secured transmissions. It is a self-configurable and self-manageable MESH wireless networking solution.
Gridbee Communications was founded on 2014 and is based in Grasse, France.. .
Ouroboros designs carrier-grade core network solutions and infrastructures that run on COTS servers or virtualized environments. As technical advisors, we provide both legacy and cutting-edge technologies to telecommunications operators, actual and future Mobile Virtual Network Operators/Enablers and VAS providers (2G, 3G, 4G-Lte, 5G, IoT & M2M).
Our highly-knowledgeable team ensures a full responsive technical support. Our solutions can be implemented under CAPEX, OPEX and Pay-As-You-Grow licensing models.
Contact us to enjoy agility in this new mobile world !. .
WiN MS offers a reduction in the risks resulting from malfunctions in wiring and network systems. It develops and sells immediate diagnostic tools for aeronautical maintenance and a monitoring device for wired infrastructures that combats cable theft.
WiN MS is a spin-off of the CEA-LIST Institute. Its clients include the major airline companies and the key players in the railway system.
Founded in 2012 in Orsay, France, WiN MS was initially incubated at Incuballiance and has since joined Starbust Accelerator (Paris, France), the first aeronautics incubator in France. WiN MS is also supported by French partners Bpifrance, Scientipole, Ubifrance, and the COFACE for its R&D and export development..
HTTPCS, expert in application security offers every tools and services required to protect you against cyber risks, hacking and data theft. Technological innovation, personalized aftercare and support of each client are at the heart of the development of HTTPCS solutions to always better satisfy their customers and optimize their web security.
So, new security flaws not limited to OWASP top 10 and CVE are added daily to the HTTPCS. Next generation of Vulnerability Scanner, HTTPCS SECURITY daily ensures web security as well as the protection of application and system perimeters.
Its advanced mapping offers the most reliable and efficient tool to keep website secured. Working tool for web developers, CTO, CISO, HTTPCS provides an optimum protection that evolves at the same pace as technological migrations, including in the cloud..
ERCOM is a telecom solution provider, dedicated to improve usage and confidence in telecommunication networks. For more than 20 years ERCOM teams has developed highend telecommunication technologies and solutions.
Today ERCOM is dedicated to two main product lines: 4G network validation systems and secure communication solutions.. .
Gatewatcher is the first platform for digital breach detection (Intrustion Detection System) to be developed in France. Our Trackwatch technology detects the most advanced threats, made with the most crafted exploitation methods (polymorphism, obfuscation, encoding, ROPchain…) and the threats based on all types of malicious files (ransomware, cryptolocker…).
Our platform was made for all types of organizations wishing to be equipped with the most efficient detection tools. Gatewatcher also meets the ANSSI hardening requirements for the Military Planning Act in order to protect all sensitive and strategic organizations.
With over two hundred probes deployed worldwide, Gatewatcher offers unrivalled detection capabilities to its customers by analysing the most complex cyberattacks. The project was started in 2015 by engineer, Jacques de La Rivière, and security expert, Philippe Gillet.
Gatewatcher’s team is composed of experts in security, networks, systems, encryption and machine learning. During the 2016 edition of the FIC (Forum International Cybersecurity), Gatewatcher was awarded the French Cybersecurity accreditation rewarding innovation in the cyber defence field.
It’s also being certified by ANSSI (French Cybersecurity Agency) and meets the requirement of the Military Planning Act. Gatewatcher is based on unique technology in weak signal analysis and machine learning, targeting abnormal behaviours by running a dynamic analysis of weak signals from inside network flows.
Gatewatcher is the only product on the market with a dual approach to the threat in the exploration phase, with deep data capture and optimal analysis: it auto-adapts to polymorphic threats, in order to guarantee a strong accuracy. Our technology, Trackwatch, uses four next-generation engines: – Sigflow: formal and statistical analysis, anomaly detection.
CryptoNext is a spin-off from Inria Paris and Sorbonne University. The quantum computer disruption is an opportunity, a source of progress for many fields, but also a serious threat to the security of electronic communications.
A large-scale quantum computer will break the cryptography that permits to secure Internet. Their vision is that quantum computers is a risk that we cannot ignore..
Uniris allows all transactions by a simple sub-second response from an unlimited tamper-proof blockchain. It changes the way people make transactions by removing credit cards, passwords, and keys, with an identification system based on the encrypted venous network and a scalable blockchain, users can have access to any network in a highly secure manner with simply a finger.
Uniris was founded on 2017 and is headquartered in Paris, France.. .
HarfangLab develops a hunting software to boost detection and neutralization of cyberattacks against companies endpoints. They plug their platform to third-party cybersecurity solutions to enhance visibility on your system.
Their specialists have led many operations of defensive and offensive cyberwarfare for ANSSI (the French National Agency for the Security of Information Systems), the French ministry of Defense and major cybersecurity companies.. .
CopSonic is a technology that allows sending secured encrypted data between two devices through sound waves. It is almost like standard NFC but with one remarkable difference: now mobiles and smart devices will be able to exchange information without compatibility issues because the transfer is made through microphones and speakers.
It is not required to install any application on your mobile device. The authentication and the control of the system occurs on CopSonic’s Cloud.
The mobile device communicates with CopSonic’s Cloud through GSM network. The exchange distance goes from a single centimeter up to several meters..
Nomios is a technology company that offers a range of IT services to its clients. Nomios’s range of services include integration, audit, consulting, support, training, and long term accompaniment.
Integration consists of security and performance optimization. Audit and consulting consists of audit architecture, specification definition, architecture evolution, and comprehensive policies.
Support consists of customized service, penalty, and ticket closure. The training provided consists of product, security, and cyber test range.
Nomios was founded in 2004 by Sebastian Kher and is based in Boulogne.. .
Bulb in Town
Bulb in Town is a crowdfunding platform that enables its users to obtain and offer crowdfunds. The platform allows its users to submit project proposals that can be viewed by others.
Those interested in funding the projects can do so through the platform. It enables its users to obtain reward- and investment-based projects.
Bulb in Town was launched in 2012 by Stepane Vromman and Alexander Lainge and is based in Paris.. .
VUPEN Security offers defensive and offensive cyber security intelligence and advanced in-house vulnerability research. The company’s customers include worldwide governments and major corporations.
VUPEN Security’s offensive IT intrusion solutions and government grade exploits enable government agencies and the intelligence community to achieve their offensive cyber missions and critical network operations using the vulnerability research. Its defensive security research enables governments and corporations to measure and manage risks, eliminate vulnerabilities before they can be exploited, and protect critical or national infrastructures and assets against known and unknown exploits and cyber threats.
VUPEN Security was founded in 2008 and is based in Montpellier, France.. .
NBS System accompanies you on your IT security and cloud hosting and outsourcing projects. NBS System, a double expertise to better serve you With 18 years of experience in IT security and more than 10 years in hosting and outsourcing of web applications, NBS System has acquired a recognized expertise on these topics.
Our security experts support you in securing your site, and have created the CerberHost secure cloud solution. Leader in e-commerce hosting and Magento Enterprise in France, we make every effort for the success of your web activity..
Origone is a privately owned company, headquartered in Paris, France. The company is characterized by a group of highly skilled professionals from several fields, working together as a team to provide its clients with a unique approach to professional value-added services and provide effective and sustainable solutions.
Origone Team has internationally recognized expertise in products and services in Business Intelligence, Telecommunications, Cyber-Security, Cyber Intelligence and High Tech.. .
Digigram is one of the top three worldwide suppliers of digital audio network solutions for radio broadcast and sound distribution in public places. The company develops digital audio network devices, sound cards and audio processing software.
Headquartered in Grenoble, France, and with offices in Washington and Singapore, Digigram is publicly listed on the Paris Stock Exchange. The companyâ€:tm:s commitment to audio technology innovation is demonstrated by the fact that close to 20% of its annual turnover is invested in R&D..
MobiquiThings is a global mobile operator, pure player in M2M connectivity (Data, SMS, Voice, USSD). Their solution relies on the multi-operator capability of Their SIM cards, enabling them to connect dynamically to the best giving access network, according to the business and operational logic of the type of object managed.
MobiquiThings offers the best coverage, quality and availability of service to industrial players managing fleets of objects across the world.. .
Solsoft provides centralized Configuration Management for enterprises and service providers with large-scale, heterogeneous network infrastructures. Solsoft Change Manager is the only centralized, Intelligent Multivendor platform that streamlines the end to end Design and Generation of Network Security rules for Firewalls, Routers, VPN, IPS’s.
: this is the remediation solution after an alerting issue from a SIEM tool !. .
Brain Networks is today a major and reliable player in the market for the optimization and securing of information systems in France. They support you in the realization of your IT projects by proposing solutions in line with your needs and with a commitment of result.
For us, every customer is strategic, that’s why they support all the IT projects: Study of need, Choice of solutions, Implementation, Test and Validation, Transfer of skills, Training, Monitoring, Technical Support and Maintenance. Their main goal is to meet the expectations of their customers by providing them with approved technical expertise.
This expertise is based on a highly qualified staff, with higher level technical and commercial skills, acquired through publisher and manufacturer certifications. Thus they can bring you significant technical and financial guarantees..
ToolsWatch is a Free, Interactive, Modern, Eye-catching service designed to help auditors, pentesters & security experts to keep their ethical hacking oriented toolbox up-to-date. Folks at ToolsWatch.org are passionate about helping people to improve their security tools arsenal and promote their software.
ToolsWatch has been appointed by Blackhat/UBM since 2011 to manage the Blackhat Arsenal in USA, Europe and ASIA.. .
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