Skybox Blog Team

Skybox Blog Team

About Skybox Blog Team

The Skybox Blog Team is a group of talented, security-conscious writers dedicated to bringing you insights into trending topics, IT security developments, and Skybox solutions. Though you can't see our faces, rest assured: we're all really, really good looking.
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 [...]

11 07, 2019

USCYBERCOM Warns About Iran Exploit of Microsoft Office Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability

By |2019-07-12T04:33:33-07:00July 11th, 2019|Threat Intelligence, Vulnerability & Threat Management|

USCYBERCOM has warned organizations to patch an old Microsoft Office Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability after it was exploited by Iran

15 06, 2019

Two New Microsoft Zero-Day Vulnerabilities Revealed in One Week

By |2019-12-12T15:40:41-08:00June 15th, 2019|Threat Intelligence, Uncategorized, Vulnerability & Threat Management|

Two new Microsoft zero-day vulnerabilities have been disclosed; the first affecting SymCrypt, and the second Microsoft Remote Desktop

28 12, 2018

OT Threat Shamoon Returns with its Biggest Attack Yet

By |2019-01-03T10:31:24-08:00December 28th, 2018|Threat Intelligence|

Notorious OT threat Shamoon returned with its third iteration in December, wiping the disks of hundreds of computers in an attack that started at oil giant Saipem. Shamoon 3: Here's What Happened Over the last 7 years, the notoriety of disk-wiping malware "Shamoon" (also known as "Disttrack") has grown. It has been implicated in three [...]

8 11, 2018

Bleedingbit Vulnerabilities Could Affect Enterprises Worldwide

By |2018-11-08T16:28:12-08:00November 8th, 2018|Vulnerability & Threat Management|

On November 1, 2018, researchers from Armis revealed two severe vulnerabilities known as Bleedingbit which could be used to carry out remote code execution attacks on enterprise firms worldwide. The Bleedingbit vulnerabilities impact Bluetooth low-energy chips built by Texas Instruments (TI) and are used in millions of Cisco and Aruba wireless access points (AP). Although [...]