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Katherine A. Hayes  



Hide and Seek: Three Unseen Costs in Your SIEM Products

As the saying goes, ‘there is no such thing as a free lunch.' In life, including the technology sector, many things are more expensive than they appear. A free game app encourages in-app purchases to enhance the playing experience, while a new phone requires…

451 Research Reviews Rapid7 InsightIDR: "Blazing New Trails for Corporate Security."

451 Research, a global IT technology analyst firm, recently reviewed our Incident Detection & Response solution, InsightIDR. The report praises the User Behavior Analytics (UBA) in the solution, and importantly it also supports our corporate mission: “We believe products such as InsightIDR are blazing new…

When Your SIEM Tools Are Just Not Enough

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools have come a long way since their inception in 1997. The initial vision for SIEM tools was to be a ‘security single pane of glass,' eliminating alert fatigue, both in quantity and quality of alerts. Yet the…

7 Reasons Rapid7 Is A Great Place to Start Your Career

Katherine A. Hayes is an Inbound Marketing Intern. Starting out in your career is daunting. It seems as though every decision you make is going to impact the rest of your life. I've been lucky enough to find a company dedicated to my future and…

What is Incident Detection and Response?

Incident detection and response, also known as attack/threat detection and response, is the process of finding intruders in your infrastructure, retracing their activity, containing the threat, and removing their foothold. By learning how attackers compromise systems and move around your network, you can be…

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National Exposure Index 2017

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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Make Your SIEM Project a Success with Rapid7

In this toolkit, get access to Gartner's report “Overcoming Common Causes for SIEM Solution Deployment Failures,” which details why organizations are struggling to unify their data and find answers from it. Also get the Rapid7 companion guide with helpful recommendations on approaching your SIEM needs.

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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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