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Live Threat-Driven Vulnerability Prioritization

We often hear that security teams are overwhelmed by the number of vulnerabilities in their environments: every day they are finding more than they can fix. It doesn't help when rating schemes used for prioritization, like the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS), don't really work…

New and Improved Policy Manager

This year we've made many enhancements to the configuration policy assessment capabilities in Nexpose, including adding 4 new reports and NIST 800-53 controls mapping. Last week we unveiled a new and improved user interface for the Policy Manager, providing you with more information on your…

Live Monitoring with Endpoint Agents

At the beginning of summer, we announced some major enhancements to Nexpose including Live Monitoring, Threat Exposure Analytics, and Liveboards, powered by the Insight Platform. These capabilities help organizations using our vulnerability management solution to spot changes as it happens and prioritize risks for remediation.…

Vulnerability Remediation with Nexpose

At the beginning of summer, we announced some major enhancements to Nexpose including Live Monitoring, Threat Exposure Analytics, and Liveboards, powered by the Insight Platform. These capabilities help organizations using our vulnerability management solution to spot changes as it happens and prioritize risks for remediation.…

Getting More Out of Nexpose Policy Reports

Auditing your systems for compliance with secure configuration policies like CIS, DISA STIGs, and USBCG is an important part of any effective security program, not to mention a requirement for many industry and regulatory compliances like PCI, DSS, and FISMA. With Nexpose, you can automate…

Key Takeaways from Verizon 2015 Data Breach Investigations Report

It's that time of the year again. No, not the Game of Thrones premiere, but Verizon's latest Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR). At times, the DBIR can be as hard to read for a security practitioner as GoT is to watch when your favourite character…

BlackHat Europe 2014: Printers, Lasers, and Drones! Oh My!

If you've even been to the BlackHat conference in Vegas, then the European version is kind of like that except much, much… much smaller. Did I mention it was much smaller? The business hall consisted of about dozen vendors including Rapid7. We spent two…

Cyber security around the world - 8/5/14 - UK Information Security Breaches Survey

With so much happening in cyber security around the world lately, we're highlighting some of the interesting stories each week from across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. This week we're in the United Kingdom where the 2014 Information Security Breaches Survey was launched…

Cyber security around the world - 7/4/14 - Germany

With so much happening in cyber security around the world lately, we're highlighting some of the interesting stories each week from across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. This week we're in Germany where officials have found the second mass user account hacking this…

Cyber security around the world - 1/4/14 - Australian Privacy Principles

With so much happening in cyber security around the world lately, we're highlighting some of the interesting stories each week from across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. This week, we're in Australia to see what's happening with changes to privacy laws...AustraliaOn March…

Cyber security around the world - 18/3/14 - UK Cyber Security Strategy

With so much happening in cyber security around the world lately, we're highlighting some of the interesting stories each week from across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. This week, we're in the UK to look at a key component of the government's Cyber…

Cyber security around the world - 10/3/14 - India

With so much happening in cyber security around the world lately, we're highlighting some of the interesting stories each week from across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. This week, we're in India (via China)…India“No Internet safety means no national…

Cyber security around the world - 3/3/14 - Germany & Australia

With so much happening in cyber security around the world lately, we're highlighting some of the interesting stories each week from across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. This week, we're in Germany and Australia…GermanyThe news last month that Facebook bought WhatsApp…

Cyber security around the world - 17/2/14 - UK & Singapore

With so much happening in cyber security around the world lately, we're highlighting some of the interesting stories each week from across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. This week, we're in United Kingdom and Singapore…United KingdomA few weeks ago, Tony Neate,…

Cyber security around the world - 11/2/14 - South Korea & Russia

With so much happening in cyber security around the world lately, we're going to start highlighting some of the interesting stories each week from across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. This week, we're in South Korea and Russia…South KoreaA couple of…

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