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Nexpose Content Release Cadence

Over the past year our Nexpose team has taken on the challenge of overhauling our product and internal processes to enable more frequent and seamless content releases. The objective is simple, get customers content to their consoles faster without disrupting their workflow and currently running…

Update Tuesday, September 2015

This month, Microsoft includes 12 security bulletins, comprised of 52 CVEs, with five bulletins being rated critical. All five critical bulletins (MS15-094, MS15-095, MS15-097, MS15-098, MS15-099) and MS15-100 are remote code execution issues affecting Internet Explorer, Edge, Microsoft Graphics, Windows Journal, Microsoft Office and Media…

Update Tuesday, August 2015

This month's update includes 14 Microsoft security bulletins (52 CVEs), with three being rated as critical. One of these vulnerabilities has already affected MS office (MS15-081) and has been detected as being exploited in the wild. As per the norm, Adobe has also released a…

Patch Tuesday, July 2015

Administrators and security teams are in for a hectic week tackling 14 Microsoft security bulletins, 2 Adobe updates addressing 4 CVEs for Flash\Shockwave and Oracle has released their quarterly update for 63 of their product suites (including Java, Oracle DB, MySQL and Solaris). Of…

Patch Tuesday, June 2015

This month Microsoft has released 8 security bulletins, affecting all supported platforms through remote code execution and elevation of privilege. Of the 8 Microsoft security bulletins, two are critical. Both critical bulletins (MS15-056 and MS15-057) are phishing based attacks requiring execution of a specially crafted…

Patch Tuesday, May 2015

This month Microsoft has released 13 security bulletins, once again this affects all supported platforms and includes remote code execution and elevation of privilege vulnerabilities. To accompany these patch updates, Adobe has released new versions of Reader, Acrobat and Flash Player resulting in vulnerability fixes…

Patch Tuesday, April 2015

Administrators and security teams are in for a busy couple days tackling 11 Microsoft security bulletins, 3 Adobe updates and Oracle updates for 43 of their product suites (including Java, Databases and Solaris).Of the 11 Microsoft bulletins, 4 are rated as 'Critical' and affect…

Patch Tuesday, March 2015

This month Microsoft has released 14 new bulletins, 5 of which are rated as “Critical” and another 9 as “Important”. As a déjà vu from last month, a critical remote code execution vulnerability (MS15-018) affecting all supported Internet…

Featured Research

National Exposure Index 2018

The National Exposure Index is an exploration of data derived from Project Sonar, Rapid7's security research project that gains insights into global exposure to common vulnerabilities through internet-wide surveys.

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Quarterly Threat Report

Rapid7’s Quarterly Threat Report leverages intelligence from our extensive network—including the Insight platform, managed detection and response engagements, Project Sonar, Heisenberg Cloud, and the Metasploit community—to put today’s shifting threat landscape into perspective. It gives you a clear picture of the threats that you face within your unique industry, and how those threats change throughout the year.

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