Days Before Closing Its $5M Series B, Mobile Security Startup Mobilisafe Acquired By Rapid7

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http://techcrunch.com – Rapid7, a maker of vulnerability and penetration testing products, has acquired Seattle-based mobile security startup Mobilisafe. In November, Rapid7 raised an additional $50 million in Series C financing and announced its intentions to expand its current product lineup via acquisitions. Mobilisafe, whose solution identifies vulnerabilities present on employees’ mobile devices in realtime, was an obvious fit. Co-founded by former T-Mobile software architects Giri Sreenivas and Dirk Sigurdson in 2010, the company first launched into beta early this year, then became publicly ava (IT news)