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Providing Powerful Security Analytics for Comprehensive Cybersecurity Management: Skybox Security

“The single biggest existential threat that’s out there, I think, is cyber.” – Michael Mullen

Skybox arms security teams with a powerful set of security management solutions that extract insight from security data silos to give unprecedented visibility of the attack surface, including all Indicators of Exposure (IOEs). With Skybox, security leaders can quickly and accurately prioritize and address vulnerabilities and threat exposures. The company gives security management and operations the cybersecurity management solutions they need to eliminate attack vectors and safeguard business data and services every day. With unparalleled visibility and context-aware intelligence of the attack surface, Skybox solutions drive effective vulnerability and threat management, firewall management and continuous compliance monitoring.

Established in 2002, Skybox is a privately held company with worldwide sales and support teams serving an international customer base of Global 2000 enterprises and government agencies.

Security Analytics Solutions

With Skybox’s diverse and integrated security platform, solve challenges considering the larger context and create a mature program that will keep the organization secure, compliant and running smoothly into the future. Its solutions include:

Cybersecurity Management
Reduce the attack surface and contain cyberattacks fast with a cybersecurity management solution that gives total visibility and actionable security intelligence. The Skybox Platform combines firewall and network device data with vulnerability and threat intelligence, putting security decisions in the unique network context. Powerful security analytics reduce response time and risks, bringing firewall, vulnerability and threat management processes for complex networks under control.

Skybox Horizon
Get unprecedented visibility of the attack surface, including Indicators of Exposure (IOEs). Horizon’s powerful security visualization and mapping uses intelligence and insight gained from the Skybox analysis of all the layers that make up the attack surface including assets, network topology, weaknesses and threats. Horizon supports executive reporting and makes it easier for operational teams to understand and discuss security risks and cyber threats and strategize remediation options.

Skybox Vulnerability Control
Check the impact of new vulnerabilities and threats without waiting for a scan. With Skybox, prioritize vulnerabilities by the risk to the network. Find vulnerability hotspots and get remediation recommendations to neutralize risk fast. Vulnerability Control’s attack simulation capability visualizes attack paths and helps focus on exploitable vulnerabilities. Synchronize vulnerability intelligence from 25 sources and multiple scanners automatically for the most accurate view of the vulnerabilities.

Skybox Threat Manager
Consolidate threat intelligence from multiple sources in a normalized view to pinpoint the most critical risks. Harness risk-based security analytics to prioritize threats and optimize the response for the organization. Add valuable threat intelligence to the vulnerability analysis with Threat Manager Data to better understand the risk.

Skybox Firewall Assurance
Secure and optimize the firewalls and keep rulesets clean with automated firewall rule lifecycle management. With support for nearly every enterprise firewall vendor, one can keep security gaps closed and automate continuous compliance across all firewalls at once. Firewall Assurance also performs “what-if” analysis to see into the future of the network, investigating the security and business impact of proposed changes before they go live.

Skybox Change Manager
Streamline daily firewall change management tasks with an automated workflow that speeds up all firewall change steps from planning to execution. Automated risk assessment checks each proposed change for security and compliance, and tracks a full audit trail for each change. Visualize proposed change routes in Change Manager’s Network Mode to see details surrounding the change, and identify relevant firewalls and necessary actions.

Skybox Network Assurance
See the network no matter how big or complex with the Skybox network model. Use security analytics to assess proposed network changes, and verify network compliance every day with customizable reporting and metrics. With the Access Analyzer feature and Amazon Web Services support, Network Assurance visualizes end-to-end access paths even into the cloud so the right users have the right access anywhere in the network.

Meet the key Executive

Gidi Cohen, CEO and Founder: Gidi Cohen co-founded Skybox in 2002 and has guided the company’s vision and development as the leader in cybersecurity analytics. A respected innovator in the security analytics space, he has been instrumental in crafting a business strategy that leverages analytics, modeling and simulation technology to solve the unmet security needs of large organizations. For more than 10 years he has been committed to empowering security leaders to quickly and accurately prioritize and address vulnerabilities and threats with cutting-edge Skybox solutions.

Cohen also served as an officer in the IDF Intelligence Corps, leading an elite software development unit developing information security solutions. He holds Bachelors of Science and Master of Science degrees in Computer Sciences and Mathematics from Tel Aviv University.

“With Skybox on your team, you have total visibility of your attack surface to contain cyberattacks immediately.”