Synopsys, Inc.’s Acquisition Of Tinfoil Security

Hogan Lovells has advised Synopsys, Inc. in its acquisition of Tinfoil Security.

The terms of the deal are not being disclosed.

With the acquisition of Tinfoil Security, Synopsys is expanding its DAST capabilities and adding API security testing capabilities, extending the most comprehensive portfolio of application security and quality testing solutions.

Tinfoil Security is an innovative provider of dynamic application security testing (DAST) and Application Program Interface (API) security testing solutions, headquartered in Mountain View, California.

Synopsys, Inc. is the world’s 15th largest software company.

The Hogan Lovells team was led by Silicon Valley M&A partner Chris Moore (Picture). His team included associates Melissa Moravec and Ariel Keller on corporate; partner John Brockland and senior associate Max Scott, and associates Whei Hsueh and Conner Griffith on IP; partner Jasper Howard and senior associate Caitlin Piper on tax; partner Mike Frank and associate Allison Moffett on compensation and benefits; counsel Tao Leung and associate Ashley King on employment; partner Scott Loughlin, senior associates Nathan Salminen and Mohammad Amer and associate Daniel Levine on privacy and cybersecurity; and partners Aleksandar Dukic and T. Clark Weymouth and associate Patrick de Laperouse on regulatory matters.

Involved fees earner: Mohammad Amer – Hogan Lovells; John Brockland – Hogan Lovells; Patrick de Laperouse – Hogan Lovells; Aleksandar Dukic – Hogan Lovells; Michael Frank – Hogan Lovells; Conner Griffith – Hogan Lovells; Jasper Howard – Hogan Lovells; Whei Hsueh – Hogan Lovells; Ariel Keller – Hogan Lovells; Ashley King – Hogan Lovells; Tao Leung – Hogan Lovells; Daniel Levine – Hogan Lovells; Scott Loughlin – Hogan Lovells; Allison Moffett – Hogan Lovells; Christopher Moore – Hogan Lovells; Melissa Moravec – Hogan Lovells; Caitlin Piper – Hogan Lovells; Nathan Salminen – Hogan Lovells; Max Scott – Hogan Lovells; Clark Weymouth – Hogan Lovells;

Law Firms: Hogan Lovells;

Clients: Synopsys Inc.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti