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SphereX raises $8.2M, introduces SphereX Protect: a decentralized smart contract security solution for continuous protection.

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SphereX's Groundbreaking Seed Funding Round

SphereX, a web3 security company, has raised $8.2 million in seed funding and launched SphereX Protect, a decentralized security solution for smart contracts. This solution prevents vulnerabilities in the code from being exploited and maintains contract operation even under threat.

Press Release Summary

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  • SphereX, a web3 security company, founded by Eyal Meron and Oren Fine, has secured $8.2 million in seed funding from investors including Aleph, Pillar VC, Fabric Ventures, Mensch Capital Partners, and angel investors.
  • SphereX has launched SphereX Protect, an advanced security solution for smart contracts, aiming to prevent exploits and attacks on the contracts.
  • SphereX Protect is integrated into smart contracts as a security module, blocking potential hackers from exploiting vulnerabilities in the code.
  • Unlike traditional methods, SphereX Protect operates without requiring the contract to pause or implementing circuit breakers, ensuring continuous contract operation.
  • The security solution is on-chain, offering verifiable and continuous defense while maintaining composability and anti-censorship principles.
  • Eyal Meron, co-founder and CEO of SphereX, emphasizes the need for better cyber resilience in the web3 ecosystem to foster trust and prevent hacks.
  • Smart contracts have faced significant losses due to exploits, even after being audited by third-party security firms.
  • SphereX aims to provide certainty and restore trust in Dapps by offering a security solution that ensures business continuity under attacks.
  • Oren Fine, co-founder and CTO of SphereX, highlights the solution's ability to automatically block historical attacks while maintaining efficiency.
  • SphereX's team consists of experts in cybersecurity, blockchain, and machine learning, building an open platform solution that evolves with community input.
  • The company's approach combines traditional cybersecurity concepts with blockchain insights to protect smart contracts effectively.
  • Parker McKee of Pillar VC praises SphereX's focus on stopping malicious actors instead of just monitoring solutions.
  • SphereX's flagship product, SphereX Protect, defends smart contracts from 0-day exploits while ensuring continuity.


SphereX is creating an on-chain security solution for smart contracts called SphereX Protect, which integrates directly into smart contracts to defend against malicious activities while maintaining contract continuity.

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About the author

Oren Fine
Co-Founder and CTO @ SphereX

Oren is a graduate of the Talpiot academic excellence program, and ex-8200 senior leadership. Oren has more than 20 years of experience in the cyber security domain, from R&D to leadership.

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