Attack Surface

5 12, 2016

Currency Ban Could Increase Risk of Cyberthreats for Indian Banks

By |2017-10-03T14:42:35-07:00December 5th, 2016|Attack Surface|

India’s demonetization of 500 and 1000 rupee notes was an unprecedented move by the government in its attempt to fight “Black Money”. But in addition to the chaos it’s caused among cash-strapped citizens, there is another danger posed to the banks already dealing with enormous demand and changing directives from the government. Demonetization has driven [...]

15 09, 2016

The Security Ecosystem: Bringing Intelligence Out of the Silos

By |2017-10-04T10:17:03-07:00September 15th, 2016|Attack Surface|

Skybox customer and partner British Telecom (BT) approaches cybersecurity from the perspective of a security ecosystem. But what is it? And why is it so crucial to today’s cybersecurity management? For that answer, think back to when you were young. Perhaps you remember this scene: You: Mom, can I go to a party at Jimmy’s? [...]

2 06, 2016

Indicators of Exposure: Skybox pioneers new approach to reducing the attack surface

By |2017-10-10T15:04:55-07:00June 2nd, 2016|Attack Surface|

Skybox has defined a new term to identify potential attack vectors – indicators of exposure (IOEs). With the release of our new attack surface visualization solution, Skybox® Horizon, we’re delivering a way for security teams to see their network in total, but also layer in the ways in which they are exposed to risk and [...]

5 05, 2016

Attack Surface Visualization: Nice picture, now what do I do with it?

By |2019-12-12T14:51:33-08:00May 5th, 2016|Attack Surface|

The ability to see your entire IT infrastructure and the ways in which it could be compromised is a ground breaking capability designed for the complex networks and threat landscape of today. From a simple picture, security teams can view integrated data from dozens of security and networking products – despite vendor or location – [...]

26 04, 2016

Knowing the Battlefield Key to Winning the War

By |2017-10-05T10:33:24-07:00April 26th, 2016|Attack Surface|

We talk about the attack surface (a lot) here at Skybox because we see it as the battlefield of cyber mayhem – from the multitude of vulnerabilities in existence today to complex, fluctuating networks ripe for configuration errors or risky access paths. But understanding the attack surface and reigning it into view is key to [...]

31 03, 2016

Changing the Status Quo: Security with Attack Surface Visualization

By |2017-10-05T10:50:50-07:00March 31st, 2016|Attack Surface|

Think of your IT security team as a ship’s crew at sea. You’re under attack, and a cannonball blasts your sides below the water line. As the water floods in, you can’t even see the hole, let alone fix any damage. Instead, everyone grabs a bucket and does what they can to keep the ship [...]