Obsidian Security

Obsidian Security is the first truly comprehensive threat and posture management solution built for SaaS.

Obsidian's mission is to revolutionize how organizations use data science and security technology to combat cyber threats across their interconnected SaaS environment.

Obsidian Security founded in 2017 by Ben Johnson, Glenn Chisholm and Matt Wolff. The company is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.


Obsidian's platform consolidates data across core applications to help your team optimize configurations, reduce over-privilege, and mitigate account compromise and insider threats.


Obsidian fills the gap left by traditional security solutions by analyzing state and activity data within and across applications to help reduce over-privilege, optimize configurations, prevent sensitive data from being exposed, and detect compromised accounts and insider threats.


Obsidian goes beyond alerts, providing actionable recommendations for security teams and detailing the exact impact of each change in customer environments. Notable Fortune 500 companies trust Obsidian Security to secure SaaS applications, like Salesforce, Workday, Microsoft 365, ServiceNow, Google Workspace and Github.


Obsidian is backed by Menlo Ventures, IVP, Greylock, GV, Norwest Venture Partners, Wing, and others. The company raised $90M in Series C round on Apr 14, 2022. This brings Obsidian's total funding to $119.5M to date.



  • Year founded: 2017
  • Funding Info: $119.5M over 3 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: $13M (2021)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: Undisclosed
  • City/Town: Newport Beach
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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