Skybox Change Manager

Firewall change automation turns complex requests into a secure, managed and automated workflow

Skybox Change Manager

Change Manager ends risky changes with network-aware change planning and risk assessment, and speeds up firewall change processes with customizable workflows and task automation.

Secure, Automated Firewall Change Workflow

Take control of your firewall change management process from ticket to implementation, to guarantee changes are made as intended and don’t introduce new risk.

Validate proposed changes before they’re implemented by checking for policy violations, security gaps or if changes expose vulnerabilities.

Highlighted Features

Change management automation

standardized workflow
80% reduction in change management time

Automatic risk assessment

Changes won’t expose vulnerabilities
always stay in compliance

Rule recertification workflow

Cradle-to-grave rule lifecycle management
clean, optimized firewalls

How It Works

Automated Change Workflows

Optimize handling of daily change requests with a solution that automatically identifies relevant firewalls, checks connectivity and speeds provisioning.

Web-based, out-of-the-box workflows are easily customized to fit your policies and integrate with 3rd-party ticketing systems.

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Proactive Risk Assessment

Put security first by checking to see if a proposed change will expose new host-based vulnerabilities, and to prevent policy and compliance violations.

Ensure changes meet intended business needs, and let Change Manager take care of all tracking and reporting for a complete audit trail.

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Rule Recertification Keeps Firewalls Clean

Contain runaway firewall rulesets by setting customized review dates based on risk.

Rule recertification workflows automatically generate tickets alerting the rule owner so they can quickly verify rules, make necessary changes or terminate unneeded rules.

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"Skybox provides a fully-fledged workflow that we can roll out to all of the key teams in IT"

- David Robinson, Security Consultant, Capita

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Learn More


Whitepaper: Automated Firewall Change Management

Learn how total network visibility powers accurate and automatic firewall identification for secure change management.

Best Practices: Secure Change Management

This best practices guide defines the steps of secure firewall change management and how Skybox Security analytics help reduce effort and risks to your network.