Press Release

Dubai, The United Arab Emirates: Skybox® Security, a global leader in cyber risk management, today announced a new partnership with Ixtel to enable businesses throughout the Middle East to improve the way that they manage, measure and reduce cyber risk by offering greater visibility of fragmented security environments.

“As businesses embrace innovation, they’re also finding that the size of their attack surface is greatly expanding. Large organizations must find new ways to secure their network perimeter,” said Mehdi Quraishi, the CEO of Ixtel. “Ixtel is changing the way that organizations defend against advanced threats and prevent security breaches. We are always concerned about helping our customers to rapidly adapt to new security challenges so that they can work with agility while growing their market share. That’s why we’ve partnered with Skybox: working with their best-in-class vulnerability management solution, we will be able to give our customers the insight that they need to make the right strategic decisions around addressing threat exposures, improving operational efficiency, and creating security programs that drive the success of their digital transformation programs.” 

“Our partnership with Ixtel will help more companies throughout the Middle East improve their cyber risk management capabilities,” said Ziad Sawtari, Regional Director for the Middle East, Skybox Security. “This is a region which is experiencing massive growth. With that growth comes greater exposure to risk. Skybox gives organizations the intelligence needed to effectively analyze their cyber risk, determine which vulnerabilities are most exposed within their security environment, and build the resilience required to grow with confidence. This technology will work hand-in-glove with Ixtel’s expertise to deliver the cybersecurity solutions that the region has been looking for.”  

The partnership will enable Ixtel to deliver integrated cybersecurity solutions across the Middle East. Cybersecurity management is besieged by increasing complexities; Ixtel and Skybox’s partnership will give organizations the tools they need to simplify their security practices and processes, helping them to ensure compliance, gain assurance, and maintain control of their hybrid environments.


About Skybox Security

Skybox provides the industry’s broadest cybersecurity management platform to address security challenges within large, complex networks. By integrating with more than 130 networking and security technologies, the Skybox® Security Suite provides comprehensive attack surface visibility and the context needed for informed action. Our analytics, automation, and intelligence improve the efficiency and performance of security operations in vulnerability and threat management and firewall and security policy management for the world’s largest organizations.


Ixtel is among the GCC leading information security service providers offering a wide variety of cybersecurity services including managed detection and response, identity & access management, governance risk & compliance, data protection & privacy and infrastructure and cloud security. Ixtel is changing the way organizations defend against advanced threats and prevent security breaches. ixtel CSOC service provides 24×7 security monitoring and alerting and advanced threat detection. ixtel protects the networks, data, and applications of some of the world’s leading enterprise customers.


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