Best 30 Companies of the year 2018
Technological advancements have skyrocketed and at the same time, the number of cyber attacks has also risen. Cyber attacks could irreparably damage any business. The data collected and stored is every organization’s most valuable asset, which automatically makes it the most vulnerable as well. Having the right and well-protected cybersecurity is the need of the hour for every organization across the globe.
Skybox assures total visibility and focused protection. With the Skybox platform, clients and businesses can reduce their attack surface and contain cyberattacks at a quick pace. Skybox presents a cybersecurity management solution that gives the clients a total visibility and actionable security intelligence.
Skybox was established by Gidi Cohen in the year 2002 and has been a privately held company with worldwide sales and support teams. Over the years, the company has expanded and grown exponentially while serving an international customer base of Global 2000 enterprises and government agencies.
The Skybox Platform
“With Skybox on your team, you have total attack surface visibility to be proactive against threats and contain cyberattacks immediately,” notes the CEO and founder of Skybox, Gidi Cohen. With Skybox, there’s an assurance to act quickly as the company protects important systems and data within minutes. There’s an immediate remediation plan that is right for the user’s network and its threats.
With Skybox, clients are assured to be smarter as they gain the advantage over attackers with advanced vulnerability and threat intelligence. Moreover, users can zoom in on security control gaps with Skybox’s comprehensive network modeling and cutting-edge attack vector analytics.
Security leaders are assured of cybersecurity management solutions from Skybox to eliminate attack vectors and safeguard business data and services every day. If an attack takes place, Skybox provides an unparalleled visibility and context-aware intelligence of the surface. The solutions from Skybox drive effective vulnerability and threat management, firewall management and continuous compliance monitoring.
Skybox in a box
Integrated security in live action
A lot of visualization takes place for Skybox’s cybersecurity analytics. First, the company creates a model of the attack surface by collecting data from all network devices and security systems automatically. Next comes the analysis process. Skybox identifies the potential attack vectors and prioritizes with a complete context of the environment and the threat landscape. And lastly and most importantly, Skybox comes to respond. It gets actionable intelligence in minutes and protects the business with accuracy and efficiency.
The Skybox platform combines firewall and network device’s data and checks it with issues pertaining to vulnerability and threat intelligence. Here, it prioritizes security issues in the context of every unique environment. Skybox empowers security managers to automatically turn vast amounts of data into contextual and actionable intelligence. The company then establishes a mature enterprise security management program.
Skybox creates a powerful combination of security analytics software, data integration, network modeling, automation and vulnerability and threat intelligence. This further gives the organization an insight into the biggest risks and how to deal with them.
The best part of Skybox is that its integrated security platform paints a ‘big picture.’ This enhances every organization with better visibility to make fast, informed decisions to keep the organization secure, compliant and running smoothly now and into the future. There are powerful attack vector analytics from Skybox that reduces response time and risks. And that’s not all. It also brings firewall, vulnerability and threat management processes for complex networks under control.
The Wall of Fame
Skybox was awarded the Cyber Security Awards 2016 by Finalist and was named as the best security company and vulnerability management and innovative product of the year. Also, in the same year, Skybox was shortlisted for best vulnerability management, risk/policy management and enterprise security solutions by the SC Europe.
Fast forward to 2018, Skybox was named in 2018 Hot 70 Report as the Top Cybersecurity Company by JMP Securities. The company also received the 2018 SC Awards for Best Risk/Policy Management Solution and the InfoSec Awards 2018 for the Best Vulnerability Management Product.
Gidi Cohen co-founded Skybox in 2002 and is also the CEO of the company. He has guided the company’s vision and development as the leader in cybersecurity analytics. A respected innovator in the security analytics space, he is a popular speaker at industry conferences worldwide, demonstrating how sophisticated analytics, modeling and simulation, as well as unprecedented network visibility, are used to reduce an enterprise’s attack surface. 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 holds Master of Science in Computer Sciences and Mathematics from Tel Aviv University.
“With Skybox on your team, you have total attack surface visibility to be proactive against threats and contain cyberattacks immediately.”