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2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM: Rapid7 Named a Visionary

If you’re currently tackling an active SIEM project, it’s not easy to dig through libraries of product briefs and outlandish marketing claims. You can turn to trusted peers, but that’s challenging in a world where most leaders aren’t satisfied with their…

Finalists in FIVE categories at the Network Computing Awards!

Ring Ring! You're in the Final! It's always nice to get a phone call letting us know that we've been shortlisted for awards – but when it's five awards, we like those calls even more! Two of our products, and our company have reached the final…

2017 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards: And the Nominees Are...

With the end of the year comes the annual "best of" awards season, and cybersec is no different. This year, Rapid7 has been nominated for 10 awards at the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards! It's up to you, the practitioners and folks in the trenches, to vote…

Warning: This blog post contains multiple hoorays! #sorrynotsorry

Hooray for crystalware! I hit a marketer's milestone on Thursday – my first official award ceremony, courtesy of the folks at Computing Security Awards, which was held at The Cumberland Hotel in London. Staying out late on a school night when there's a 16 month old…

Rapid7 On Top in SANS Top 20 Critical Security Controls

Being great is, well… great, right? But as we all know it doesn't happen in a vacuum, it's an equation: Greatness = Individual Excellence + Teamwork + Meaningful Customer Relationships Coincidentally (or not), these items make up three of the five core values we strive towards here at…

Rapid7 wins SC Magazine 2015 Best Vulnerability Management Solution

We found out on Tuesday night that we won the SC Magazine Awards for Best Vulnerability Management Solution. I am extremely honored and glad that we won, and we owe it entirely to our amazing customers who have stayed with us over the years and…

And the winner is...you!

On Saturday night, amidst the neon lights and smoke-filled casinos of Las Vegas, Rapid7's Support team won an award: the 2014 Silver Stevie for Best Frontline Customer Service Team. This holds special meaning to us, because the award isn't really about Rapid7. It's about our…

Rapid7 Given Vulnerability Management Market Penetration Leadership Award by Frost & Sullivan

This week, we proudly announced that Frost & Sullivan has presented Rapid7 with the Global Vulnerability Management Market Penetration Leadership award. So what does that mean, exactly? In a nutshell: We're growing really fast. Faster than anyone else in this space, in fact.“Rapid7…

Rapid7 in the SC Awards

It's that time of year again: After months of nail-biting across the security industry, SC Magazine has announced the finalists for its 2013 Reader Trust Awards. Not only is Rapid7 Nexpose once again in the running for Best Vulnerability Management Solution, but our two newest…

SC Magazine Awards - Round 2

We got the SC Magazine Award for best vulnerability management tool back in February, since then a lot of cool things have happened. See for yourself!Thanks again to all of the readers of SC Magazine for voting for us!…

Rapid7 Wins Coveted SC Magazine Award for Best Vulnerability Management Tool

Thorsten George, VP of Worldwide of Marketing and Products for Agiliance on the left and Bernd Leger, VP of Marketing, Products & Solutions at Rapid7 on the rightSitting in a room of hundreds of industry leaders and security vendors, it was extremely gratifying to hear…

Rapid7 is one of Boston's Most Admired Companies!

The Boston Business Journal has awarded Rapid7 it's 2012 Most Admired Start-Up Award!  If you'd like to take a look at all the other winners and nominees, you can see them all here:  http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/news/2012/02/24/bbj-most-admired.…

New Sectools.org List is Out

Sectools.org, from our friends at the Nmap project, has updated its list of the best security tools. I'm proud to say Metasploit has come in second among an entire ecosystem of awesome tools. Many of our favorite tools that make use of Metasploit are…

And the Award goes to.... US!

Recently we've really been feeling the love from the good people Boston Business Journal (BBJ) and I wanted to take a moment to share this love and say a big thank you It started a couple of weeks ago when the BBJ published this article…

Metasploit T-shirt design contest: And the winner is...

You have voted in large numbers – and the results are out: design #36 is the winner of the Metasploit T-shirt design contest. Danny Chrastil submitted the winning design, featuring the Metasploit logo consisting of code from the payload osx/ppc/shell_reverse_tcp. The…

Featured Research

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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Toolkit

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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Podcast

Security Nation

Security Nation is a podcast dedicated to covering all things infosec – from what's making headlines to practical tips for organizations looking to improve their own security programs. Host Kyle Flaherty has been knee–deep in the security sector for nearly two decades. At Rapid7 he leads a solutions-focused team with the mission of helping security professionals do their jobs.

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