27 03, 2020

How Network Visibility and Context Simplifies Cybersecurity Management

By |2020-03-27T11:23:30-07:00March 27th, 2020|Virtual and Cloud Network Security, Visibility & Intelligence|

There’s a common thread that connects most organizations that suffer breaches: they lack total network visibility. Large, enterprise estates are comprised of several disparate network elements, including on-premise, OT, cloud and virtual networks. These hybrid environments are rife with process disconnect and have a number of dangerous blind spots. Without full network visibility, security teams [...]

18 03, 2020

The COVID-19 Shift: Securing a Large, Remote Workforce

By |2020-03-18T17:13:37-07:00March 18th, 2020|Skybox News|

The chaos surrounding COVID-19 has forced seismic change upon many businesses, many of which now have to be concerned with securing a large, remote workforce. Naturally, the health and wellbeing of employees is the primary concern for every organization. For office-based companies, this has meant a mass exodus from shared spaces. On a personal level, [...]

18 03, 2020

Important Update on Skybox Security in light of COVID-19

By |2020-03-18T17:19:58-07:00March 18th, 2020|Product Info, Skybox News|

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread worldwide, there is no higher priority for Skybox® Security than the health, security, and safety of our community. To that end, we want to personally update everyone on the steps we’re taking to address business continuity and service delivery. The situation around COVID-19 seems to be changing by [...]

25 02, 2020

Why Security Needs to be the “Department of Yes”

By |2020-02-25T14:44:33-08:00February 25th, 2020|Vulnerability & Threat Management|

The cybersecurity world is more complex than ever.  Everything has gone digital, traditional security boundaries have vanished, workforces are mobile and internationally dispersed and the number of regulatory mandates that the CISO has to navigate is dizzying. Add to that the need to secure an increasing number of rapidly spun-up innovations and their reputation for [...]

24 02, 2020

Exploring the Vulnerabilities with Most Associated Malware

By |2020-02-24T09:36:49-08:00February 24th, 2020|Vulnerability & Threat Management|

The recently-released Vulnerability and Threat Trends Report 2020 shone a light on a relatively underexposed trend by revealing the top ten vulnerabilities with most associated malware. These are flaws that are each used by around 50 types of malware. The most popular, CVE-2018-8174 or ‘Double Kill’, has astonishingly attracted a total of 62 associated malware [...]

12 02, 2020

Vulnerability and Threat Trends Report 2020: Key Findings

By |2020-02-12T12:04:23-08:00February 12th, 2020|Vulnerability & Threat Management|

The latest edition of Skybox’s Vulnerability and Threat Trends report was released today. The report examines the new vulnerabilities published in 2019, newly developed exploits, new exploit–based malware and attacks, current threat tactics and more. Vulnerabilities do not exist in a vacuum and they cannot be managed in isolation. In order to know what to [...]

21 11, 2019

First BlueKeep Exploit Hits – Have Lessons Been Learned?

By |2019-11-21T14:29:45-08:00November 21st, 2019|Vulnerability & Threat Management|

A couple of weeks ago, the world woke up to the news of the first BlueKeep exploit. This exploit has been expected since May, when Microsoft took the unusual step of releasing patches for out-of-support product versions alongside a warning that, “it is possible that we won’t see this vulnerability incorporated into malware. But that’s not [...]