Marina Kidron

Marina Kidron

About Marina Kidron

Marina Kidron manages the Skybox Research Lab, a dedicated team of vulnerability researchers who aggregate and analyze vulnerability data from more than 20 public and private vulnerability data sources. Kidron has more than 10 years of experience in business and statistical data analysis, data modeling and algorithms development for information technology, mobile and internet companies and financial services companies. Kidron earned a Masters degree in Political marketing, and a Bachelor degree in Computer Science and Mathematics.
28 06, 2017

Petya NotPetya? Ransomware NotRansomware?

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A day after the Petya attack outbreak, we’re left with a plenty of questions and a bit more insight.
27 06, 2017

Petya Ransomware Attack: What We Know So Far

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Petya (or NotPetya) spread quickly across Europe and the US, affecting business, government agencies and critical infrastructure
14 06, 2017

Beware ErraticGopher

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Another Microsoft Patch Tuesday party yesterday, fixing lots of vulnerabilities that have been exploited in the wild — with some really stellar exploit names
9 05, 2017

Windows “Crazy–Bad” Zero–Day

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A zero–day RCE vulnerability affecting many Windows OS products has been referred to as “the worst Windows remote code exec in recent memory.”
22 02, 2017

LogicLocker Brings Ransomware to SCADA Networks

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It may only be a POC, but LogicLocker is teaching a valuable lesson on the risks distributed cybercrime pose to critical infrastructure
25 01, 2017

Shamoon 2 Distributing DistTrack Wiper in Saudi Arabia

By | January 25th, 2017|Energy, Oil & Gas|Comments Off on Shamoon 2 Distributing DistTrack Wiper in Saudi Arabia on Shamoon 2 Distributing DistTrack Wiper in Saudi Arabia

Petrochemical Company Sadara has reportedly already been affected by the advanced, multi-step attack. Learn how Skybox can help.
6 08, 2015

CVSS V3: What’s in a Name?

By | August 6th, 2015|Vulnerability & Threat Management|Comments Off on CVSS V3: What’s in a Name? on CVSS V3: What’s in a Name?

The latest version of the Common Vulnerability Scoring System changes some metric value and vector names, but the real problem lies in vendors' limited adoption of the system