About VMRay: Advanced Threat Detection & Analysis Company

About us

Innovation is in our DNA

At VMRay, our purpose is to

liberate the world from undetectable digital threats.

Led by reputable cyber security pioneers, we develop best-of-breed technologies to detect unknown threats that others miss. Thus, we empower organizations to augment and automate security operations by providing the world’s best threat detection and analysis platform.


We help organizations build and grow their products, services, operations, and relationships on secure ground that allows them to focus on what matters with ultimate peace of mind. This, for us, is the foundation stone of digital transformation.



Led by security pioneers

Our founders, Dr. Carsten Willems and Dr. Ralf Hund, were early pioneers in automated threat detection and analysis. By founding VMRay to transform their research into a breakthrough practical solution, they paved the way to detecting the undetectable.


Technical to the Core

VMRay was born and raised in the deep. As the experts of unknown threats, we understand your challenges, needs and drives. And we keep leading the way by developing new technologies and solutions to help you stay ahead of the attackers.


Making a big difference

VMRay offers the best threat detection and analysis platform for advanced malware and phishing threats. By empowering our customers to minimize risks and boost team efficiency, we lay the foundations for them to build and grow their digital operations.

45 +

Executive Experience in
Malware Analysis

100 +

Across our Two Offices in
Bochum, Germany and Boston, MA

Founders completed PHD program at the Ruhr-University in Bochum, pioneering sandbox technology.
VMRay GmbH founded.
First round of investment completed.
Awarded "Startup of the Year", Entry into the global market.
VMRay Inc. founded in Boston, second round of investment completed.
Started Sales & Marketing team USA, growing to 45 employees.
Further organizational development, growth to 70 employees.
Third round of investment, growth to 90 employees.
Investment Series B, over 100 employees with growing Global Sales Team.
Expanded portfolio with VMRay Email Threat Defender.
Extending its technology stack with Machine Learning.

See VMRay’s Analysis Reports

See real-world examples of VMRay’s best-in-class malware analysis and detection platform.


VMRay Analyzer Data Sheet

Learn why leading DFIR teams worldwide see VMRay Analyzer the gold standard for dynamic analysis.


Defeating Evasive Malware

Learn about the primary methods
threat actors use to evade sandbox detection.


Calculate how much malware false positives are costing your organization:
Malware False Positive Cost Calculator