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Wiz Receives Morgan Stanley Innovation Award at 20th Innovation Summit

Recognition in the Cyber category honors Wiz for its exceptional technology partnership with one of the world’s leading financial institutions

AttachMe: critical OCI vulnerability allows unauthorized access to customer cloud storage volumes

Before it was patched, #AttachMe could have allowed attackers to access and modify any other users' OCI storage volumes without authorization, thereby violating cloud isolation. Upon disclosure, the vulnerability was fixed within hours by Oracle. No customer action was required.

How Wiz and Torq Combine to Mitigate Existential Cloud Security Threats

Leonid Belkind, CTO of Torq, and Itay Arbel, PM at Wiz, explain how organizations can build a coherent Cyber Security Incident Response Plan using Wiz CDR to analyze cloud events and threat alerts in their context together with Torq's next-generation orchestration and automation capabilities.

The cloud has an isolation problem: PostgreSQL vulnerabilities affect multiple cloud vendors

How Wiz Research uncovered multiple related vulnerabilities in PostgreSQL-as-a-Service offerings from GCP, Azure, and others.

$100M ARR in 18 months: Wiz becomes the fastest-growing software company ever

Just two years since its launch, Wiz protects hundreds of the world’s leading organizations by enabling them to build faster and more securely in the cloud

Wiz expands board and executive team with top security leaders from DocuSign, Aon, Meta and Okta

Wiz continues momentum with addition of security luminary Emily Heath to board of directors; expands executive team to lead hyper-growth

Meet new Wiz board member Emily Heath

Q&A: Why Wiz caught the attention of DocuSign’s Former CTSO

New customers, new clouds, new challenges

Companies are turning to Wiz every day to gain instant visibility into their cloud environments.

Breaking new ground in the cloud

In just two years, Wiz helps hundreds of customers protect their cloud infrastructure and innovate more quickly. As a result, Wiz has become the fastest-growing software company ever, scaling from $1M ARR to $100M ARR in just 18 months.

Wiz debuts on Forbes Cloud 100 list

Founded in 2020, Wiz is the youngest company on the list.

Join Wiz at Black Hat 2022

Wiz is excited to be back in Las Vegas for Black Hat 2022 as a sponsor of this year's conference. At Black Hat, you'll have the opportunity to learn from our research and product experts, experience live demos in our booth, and mingle with us after the conference.

Securing Azure middleware agents with new auto-patching capabilities

Wiz finds Azure customers remain unpatched from cloud middleware vulnerability and collaborates with Microsoft to introduce an auto-patching solution against cloud middleware security issues and make the cloud safer

Revisiting OMI: Analysis of CVE-2022-29149, a privilege escalation vulnerability in Azure OMI

Affected organizations are required to update installed agents that use the OMI cloud middleware software

See the best of Wiz at AWS re:Inforce

Visit our booth and attend one of our many sessions at re:Inforce this week.

Wiz CDR and Amazon GuardDuty: Contextualize and prioritize threat detection

Wiz leverages its leading Cloud Security Graph to help Cloud Defenders quickly understand, with the click of a button— what happened, where it happened, and how to respond.

Meet the Wiz Research team at fwd:cloudsec

We invite you to attend Wiz Research's four technical sessions as well as the Wiz party at Flight Club Boston.

Wiz extends CNAPP leadership with protection for Alibaba Cloud

Support for Alibaba Cloud follows just weeks after launch of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) integration, providing organizations the broadest coverage of any cloud native application protection platform (CNAPP)

The cloud gray zone—secret agents installed by cloud service providers

Wiz Research builds upon previous “OMIGOD” findings with a presentation at RSA Conference 2022; details how cloud middleware use across cloud service providers can expose customers' virtual machines to new attack vectors

A new vision for cloud security unites builders and defenders

Our introduction of attack path analysis (APA) and Cloud Detection and Response (CDR) further enriches the context provided by our foundational Wiz Security Graph.

Wiz now integrates with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, bringing a graph-based cloud security approach to all major providers

Fortune 500’s Avery Dennison among enterprises that operate securely on OCI and other cloud infrastructure with Wiz

Connect with Wiz at our first-ever RSA Conference

We can’t wait to see many of you at RSA Conference 2022 in San Francisco, June 6-9. Check out a demo at our booth, attend a Wiz speaking session, or unwind at our SFMOMA party!

Securing AWS Lambda function URLs

Learn about the security risks of misconfigured Lambda function URLs and how to properly secure them.

Wiz Research discovers "ExtraReplica"— a cross-account database vulnerability in Azure PostgreSQL

Wiz Research discovers a chain of critical vulnerabilities in the widely used Azure Database for PostgreSQL Flexible Server.

Addressing the Spring4Shell and CVE-2022-22963 RCE vulnerabilities in cloud environments

Learn how to address Spring4Shell and CVE-2022-22963 RCE vulnerabilities in cloud environments.

Hardening your cloud environment against LAPSUS$-like threat actors

Learn how to harden your cloud environment against LAPSUS$-like threat actors

Wiz and ServiceNow VR: Prioritize and respond to cloud vulnerabilities faster

Wiz is excited to announce its new integration with ServiceNow Vulnerability Response (VR), creating a combined vulnerability management workflow that eliminates blind spots and prioritizes risks.

Detect and prioritize CISA Known Exploited Vulnerabilities in the cloud with Wiz

For each CVE, the Wiz Research team maintains data from multiple threat intelligence sources and our own independent research. Now that we’ve added support for the new CISA KEV catalog, learn how you can use it in your cloud environment.

Wiz and RegScale: Cloud security compliance management at scale

Learn how to achieve compliance security at scale with Wiz and RegScale, supporting a variety of compliance framework controls.

5 reasons endpoint security agents are not enough

In this post, we discuss five security limitations of endpoint security agents and also explain how adding agentless solutions can improve your cloud environment security.

The top cloud security threats to be aware of in 2022

As more organizations move to the cloud, so do attackers. What can you do to better protect your cloud environment in 2022? Wiz Research has compiled the most pressing cloud security threats and how you can protect against them.

Towards a better cloud vulnerability response model

Who is responsible for doing what when a new cloud vulnerability is disclosed? Right now, it can be hard to know.

Log4Shell: Wrap all your Log4j fixes before the holidays

The main challenge with Log4j is understanding your existing infrastructure, and identifying the location of all vulnerable Log4j libraries. Follow Wiz's recommendations to wrap it all before the Holidays!

NotLegit: Azure App Service vulnerability exposed hundreds of source code repositories

Read about the NotLegit vulnerability discovered by the Wiz Research Team, where the Azure App Service exposed hundreds of source code repositories

Log4Shell 10 days later: Enterprises halfway through patching

Wiz and EY (Ernest & Young) analyzed more than 200 enterprise cloud environments with thousands of cloud accounts. The results were striking: While 93% of all cloud environments are at risk from Log4Shell, on average organizations have patched 45% of their vulnerable cloud resources by Day 10.

Log4Shell Meltdown: How to protect your cloud from this critical RCE threat

Log4Shell Meltdown: How to protect your cloud from this critical RCE threat. In this post, we’ll provide a quick overview of Log4Shell: what it is, its impact, and recommendations for security teams.

Wiz magic shifts left

Fixing vulnerabilities and misconfigurations in the pipeline before deployment makes perfect sense - it reduces the overall threat footprint and saves time. Wiz offers customers a straightforward way to operationalize a Shift Left strategy.

Assess your cloud compliance posture in minutes

With Wiz, you can assess your compliance posture across industry standards and business units at a glance to immediately pinpoint your weak spots.

Wiz integrates with the new Amazon Inspector for enhanced security insights, context, and accuracy

Wiz is excited to announce it is a launch partner for the new Amazon Inspector, bringing Amazon Inspector findings together with Wiz insights to give our customers actionable, prioritized and contextually rich security insights.

Security industry call to action: we need a cloud vulnerability database

In the pre-cloud era, the responsibility for security was fully in the hands of the users. As we uncover new types of vulnerabilities, we discover more and more issues that do not fit the current model. Solution: we need a centralized cloud vulnerabilities database.

ChaosDB explained: Azure's Cosmos DB vulnerability walkthrough

This is the full story of the Azure ChaosDB Vulnerability that was discovered and disclosed by the Wiz Research Team, where we were able to gain complete unrestricted access to the databases of several thousand Microsoft Azure customers.

How we broke the cloud with two lines of code: the full story of ChaosDB

A summary and recording of Wiz's talk at BlackHat Europe 2021: the full extent of ChaosDB, the impact it had, and the questions it raises about security in managed cloud services.

Celebrating Our Series C: Zero to $6 Billion in 18 Months

Customers have come to realize ignorance isn’t bliss. Cloud has gotten too big and unwieldy for most companies to effectively manage on their own. That’s where Wiz comes in.

Protecting cloud environments from the new critical Apache HTTP Server vulnerability

Learn how to protect cloud environments from the new critical Apache HTTP Server vulnerability.

How to Protect Your Cloud Environment from Supply Chain Attacks

Learn how to protect your cloud environment from supply chain attacks.

Agents are not enough: Why cloud security needs agentless deep scanning

In this post, we’re going to dive into the role and limitations of security agents in the cloud, and put forth a different approach for cloud infrastructure security: agentless deep scanning.

OMIGOD: Critical Vulnerabilities in OMI Affecting Countless Azure Customers

Wiz Research recently found 4 critical vulnerabilities in OMI, which is one of Azure's most ubiquitous yet least known software agents and is deployed on a large portion of Linux VMs in Azure.

“Secret” Agent Exposes Azure Customers To Unauthorized Code Execution

Wiz Research recently discovered a series of alarming vulnerabilities that highlight the supply chain risk of open source code, particularly for customers of cloud computing services.

Wiz goes (even more) global

The first half of 2021 has been incredible for Wiz. Fueled by an additional $250M in funding ($350M total) from Sequoia, Index Ventures, Insight, Salesforce, Blackstone, Advent, Greenoaks, and Aglaé Wiz has grown at a blistering pace, going from 25 employees at the start of the year to 120 today.

ChaosDB: How to discover your vulnerable Azure Cosmos DBs and protect them

Wiz Research found an unprecedented critical vulnerability in Azure Cosmos DB. The vulnerability gives any Azure user full admin access (read, write, delete) to another customers Cosmos DB instances without authorization.

ChaosDB: How we hacked thousands of Azure customers’ databases

As part of building a market-leading CNAPP, Wiz Research is constantly looking for new attack surfaces in the cloud. Two weeks ago we discovered an unprecedented breach that affects Azure’s flagship database service, Cosmos DB.

What is a Cloud-Native Application Protection Platform (CNAPP)?

CNAPP stands for Cloud-Native Application Protection Platform. The term was coined by Gartner, who recognized the expanding needs that go into securing applications in the cloud.

Is your organization leaking sensitive Dynamic DNS data? Here’s how to find out

At Black Hat on Wednesday, Wiz researchers disclosed a vulnerability in DNS hosting services that affects millions of corporate endpoints.

Black Hat 2021: How isolated is your AWS cloud environment?

Last November, Wiz Research mapped all the services in AWS that allow access from other accounts to see if any of them might inadvertently expose customers and discovered 3 vulnerabilities in different AWS services that allowed anyone to read or write into the accounts of other AWS customers.

Black Hat 2021: DNS loophole makes nation-state level spying as easy as registering a domain

Wiz CTO Ami Luttwak discusses a new class of vulnerabilities discovered by Wiz Research, which exposed valuable dynamic DNS data from millions of endpoints worldwide.

The 10 must-attend sessions at Black Hat 2021

The 10 must-attend sessions at Black Hat 2021

Salesforce Ventures, Blackstone, and Aglaé Join Team Wiz!

Last week Wiz closed its Series B, which we had previously announced in March, with an additional $120 million investment from Salesforce Ventures and Blackstone with participation from Aglaé Ventures.

New 451 Research report analyzes Wiz and the cloud security market

The report breaks down the current state of the cloud security market and provides an analysis of Wiz’s product strategy, technology, competitors, and more. It’s essential reading for anyone looking for an objective third-party perspective on Wiz and the rapidly developing cloud security market.

Wiz becomes fastest growing security startup ever with new $1.7B valuation

Wiz becomes fastest growing security startup ever with new $1.7B valuation

82% of companies unknowingly give 3rd parties access to all their cloud data

Cloud identity permissions are complex. So complex that innocent looking permissions provided to 3rd party vendors can lead to unintended exposure of all of your data.

Recent Linux sudo vulnerability affects a major percent of cloud workloads

With an estimated 90% of cloud workloads running Linux based OS, with sudo being common across distributions, many Linux cloud assets are at risk and may be affected. Versions released as far back as 2011 are affected by this vulnerability.

The SolarWinds Attack

SolarWinds attack explained by Wiz CTO Ami Luttwak

Wiz comes out of stealth with $100M Series A funding to reinvent cloud security

Today, we’re announcing a milestone in that journey: a $100M Series A funding round led by Index Ventures, Sequoia Capital, Insight Partners, and Cyberstarts.