Confer is a cyber-security software company that has raised $8 million in Series A funding from Matrix Partners and North Bridge Venture Partners. Confer enables companies to efficiently collect intelligence about cyber-security threats. Confer’s software can be downloaded onto devices and sense questionable behavior. Confer is expected to make their software available this quarter. Confer was incorporated in early 2013 and raised $8 million in funding last fall. The company has been in stealth mode. Confer currently employs around 20 people.