RunSafe Security

RunSafe Security is the pioneer of a patented cyberhardening transformation process designed to disrupt attackers and protect vulnerable embedded systems and devices.

RunSafe Security renders threats inert by eliminating attack vectors, significantly reducing vulnerabilities and denying malware the uniformity required to propagate.

RunSafe Security was founded in 2015 by Joe Saunders. The company is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, with an office in Huntsville, Alabama.


RunSafe’s product Alkemist hardens software binaries using runtime application self-protection (RASP) and Moving Target Defense (MTD) methods to significantly reduce risk by precluding exploits from spreading across multiple devices and networks.


RunSafe Security’s customers span the critical infrastructure, IIoT, automotive, medical, and national security industries. Customers integrate it's product across build and deploy tools chains without developer friction protecting open source, in house code, and 3rd party binaries.


RunSafe Security is backed by Alsop Louie Partners, Working Lab Capital, Inner Loop Capital, Renegade Ventures and others. The company raised $6.3M in a Series A financing on Dec 09, 2019. This new round brings RunSafe's total funding to $8.7M to date.


RunSafe Security was named Winner, 2019 TechConnect Defense Innovation Award; Winner, Cybertacos 2019 Cybersecurity Impact Awards; Named Finalist, Cybersecurity Innovator of the Year, Greater Washington Innovation Awards, March 2018.



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $8.7M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series A)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: McLean
  • State: Virginia
  • Country: United States
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