20,000+ new vulnerability reports predicted for 2020, shattering previous records


Over 9,000 new vulnerabilities have been reported in the first six months of 2020, and we are on track to see more than 20,000 new vulnerability reports this year — a new record, Skybox Security reveals.

Reshaping the way that people work

  • 50% increase in mobile vulnerabilities highlights dangers of blurring line between corporate and personal networks
  • Ransomware thrives during COVID-19 pandemic, with new samples increasing by 72%
  • Attacks on critical infrastructure, including healthcare companies and research labs, have added to chaos

“The global COVID-19 pandemic has completely reshaped the way that organizations and their employees work” said Ron Davidson, VP of R&D and CTO for Skybox Security.