|[January 02, 2014]
Skybox Security Announces $6M in Funding
SAN JOSE, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
the leading provider of risk analytics for cyber security, today
announced $6 million in new funding led by Susquehanna Investment Group
and other investors. This new investment positions Skybox Security to
accelerate growth by expanding sales territories and teams, developing
channel partners, and adding resources to support a rapidly growing
Skybox Security has demonstrated continued growth of its core business,
including 80 percent growth in its rate of new customer acquisition in
2013, and 45 percent growth in product shipments during this time.
Additionally, Skybox Security continues to expand globally through its
network of more than 100 active channel partners, including security
value added resellers, system integrators, and managed security service
providers in more than 30 countries.
"Cyber threats pose a tremendous risk and management challenge
worldwide," said�Gidi�Cohen, CEO, Skybox Security. "This new investment
ensures that we are able to introduce our vulnerability and threat
management solutions in every part of the globe, providing visibility
and intelligence to minimize the chance of damage and data loss from
advanced targeted attacks."
Skybox Security provides a comprehensive platform to automate security
management processes such as vulnerability and threat management and
network security management. The�Skybox�Security solutions portfolio
and Threat Management - A next-generation solution that automates
and integrates continuous vulnerability discovery, analysis, and
Control - The only integrated security management solution that
combines vulnerability discovery, automatic risk prioritization, and
remediation workflow to effectively reduce cyber risks.
Manager - Evaluates the latest threat intelligence against the
context of an organization's assets, highlighting potential businss
impacts and automatically prioritizing vital threats.
Security Management - Provides continuous visibility of the network,
and validates that network security devices are effectively configured
to ensure security and compliance, featuring:
Assurance - Examines firewall rules and configurations
automatically to keep the network secure, optimized and in compliance
with regulations and policies with minimal effort.
Assurance - Provides complete visibility of the network topology
and fast answers to network device configuration and connectivity
questions in seconds.
- Automates the workflow of firewall change management process.
About Skybox Security, Inc.
Security, Inc. provides the most powerful risk analytics for cyber
security, giving security management and operations the tools they need
to eliminate attack vectors and safeguard business data and services.
Skybox solutions provide a context-aware view of the network and risks
that drives effective�vulnerability�and�threat�management,�firewall
compliance monitoring. Organizations in�Financial
and Telecommunications rely on Skybox Security every day for automated,
integrated security management solutions that lower risk exposure and
optimize security management processes. For more information visit:�www.skyboxsecurity.com.
NOTE: Skybox® Security is a registered trademark of Skybox Security Inc.
All other registered and unregistered trademarks herein are the sole
property of their respective owners. Product specifications subject to
change at any time without prior notice.�© 2014 Skybox Security, Inc.
All rights reserved.
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