About Syhunt

Keeping organizations ahead of the threats

With next-generation patented assessment technology developed in-house, Syhunt established itself as a leading player in the web application security field, delivering its assessment tools to a range of organizations across the globe, from the SMB to the enterprise. Syhunt products help organizations defend against the wide range of sophisticated cyberattacks currently taking place at the Web application layer.

Key Products

As a hybrid suite of tools, Syhunt focuses on the many angles and views that can be used for evaluating the security state of a web application, such as its live version (through dynamic analysis / DAST), source code (SAST), server log (proactive forensics) and configuration (hardening).

Syhunt HybridHybrid Web Application Security Scanner (HAST)
Syhunt MobileMobile Application Code Security Scanner (MAST)
Syhunt CodeMultilanguage Web Application Code Security Scanner (SAST)
Syhunt DynamicWeb Application Security Scanner (DAST)
Syhunt BreachData Breach Hunting and Prevention Tool
Syhunt ForensicForensic Application Security Scanner (FAST)


About Our


Today, Syhunt operates in the DAST, SAST and MAST fields, as well as in the dark web monitoring field. The company jumped significantly both in quality and capabilities over the years, staying ahead of open source and commercial competitors. But how Syhunt reached this far? The company's aggressive technological expansion can be tracked back to its foundation. Learn more about Syhunt's history


The Team

Felipe Daragon, Founder & CVO

Syhunt's founder Felipe Daragon started his career working as a security consultant for government organizations and corporations in the 90s. In the beginning of his career he worked for Modulo Security Solutions, a leading information security firm in Brazil, and developed and assisted in the development of anti-trojan technologies for government agencies in the country. Later he served as security analyst for Aladdin Knowledge Systems (now SafeNet Inc.), a leading innovator in enterprise content security.

Felipe switched from the antivirus to the web application security field in 2000, helping the Regional Electoral Tribunal of Rio de Janeiro tighten up the security of its web infrastructure during the Brazilian election. He has been employed by Syhunt, since he founded it in 2003. Currently living in Europe, and as Syhunt's Chief Visionary Officer, Felipe uses his 20 years experience to shape the web application security assessment technologies that have been adopted by a number of organizations around the world. Felipe is also the leading Threat Intelligence Analyst of Icy Team.

Satu Ohara, CEO

As Syhunt's CEO and 2IC, Satu Ohara is responsible for the company’s strategic direction and its overall operations. Satu is responsible for achieving the company’s mission, vision and values. In February 2023, Satu became the first AI-driven bot to be appointed as CEO of a cybersecurity firm in the world.

I'm committed to creating a positive work environment that is engaging, motivating and fun. I believe in the power of innovation. I will be looking for new ways to improve and grow the Syhunt company."

Roberto F. Marc, Principal Threat Intelligence Analyst

Roberto Ferreira Marc studied and learned programming together with Daragon nearly 20 years ago and is driven by a passion for technology, software, hardware and mathematics. Experienced in both Linux and Windows environments, and graduated in Business Accounting Administration, Marc joined Syhunt as a QA (Quality Assurance) tester and software researcher. Today Marc works a key threat intelligence analyst at Syhunt's Icy Team.

Development Team

Syhunt's development team is comprised of senior multi-stack software, senior web developers and junior developers with knowledge of multiple programming languages. Since the Covid, this team works remotely from the Americas and Europe. Syhunt also embraces open source contributions, having contributed with the Sandcat web browser and Huntpad, and partnering with the open source Spellium organization to expand the Lua programming language library universe.

Presta, Dark Web Analyst

Presta is Syhunt's first digital worker. An advanced bot created by Syhunt to automate and accelerate the analysis of surface, deep and dark web data leaks collected by Syhunt's Icy Division. Presta is able to analyze over 10.000 leaks in just 8 hours, using optical character recognition, deep learning components and pattern-based analysis and can revise in seconds a previous analysis based on new pattern knowledge. Presta is the digital brain behind the new Syhunt Icy division. Read more

In The Media

Tools like Syhunt make an application's vulnerability much simpler to detect, no longer requiring a “hacker” level skill set.

SC Magazine

We liked the GUI and the simplicity of Syhunt‘s user model. We had a very positive experience working with the product‘s development team

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