Posts by Aaron Wells

4 min Cloud Security

4 DevOps Challenges to Cloud Security and Compliance—and How IaC Can Help

There are many challenges on the road to the goal of a super-efficient working relationship between DevOps and cloud security. Let’s take a look at 4 of those challenges & how security organizations can leverage Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) templates to go from a reaction to a prevention culture.

3 min DevSecOps

DevSecOps and the New Scope of Application Development

As expectations of developers change, so too do those of security teams. It’s more of a collective effort than ever as business dependence on applications continues to grow.

3 min InsightVM

What’s New in InsightVM: Q1 2021 in Review

Here now is a rundown of new features and functionality launched in Q1 2021 for InsightVM and Insight Cloud. We hope you can begin to leverage these changes to drive success across your organization.

3 min DevSecOps

The Future is Friction-Free: Drive Innovation With DevOps + Security

How can DevOps and IT teams work and innovate in a friction-reduced or—we can all dream—a friction-free way?

4 min Phishing

How to Turbocharge Your Phishing Response Plan

A quick reaction to a phishing threat can mean the difference between a massive breach or a fast fix.

3 min Cloud Security

How to Keep Up With Vulnerability Management Challenges in Ephemeral Cloud Environments

The modern perspective is that the cloud has made it much easier to have visibility of your attack surface and everything you’re working with.

4 min Cloud Security

IAM Never Gonna Give You Up, Never Gonna Breach Your Cloud

Identity and access management (IAM) credentials have solved myriad security issues, but the recent cloud-based IAM movement has left many scratching their heads as to why it can be so complex.

3 min Cloud Security

How to Achieve and Maintain Continuous Cloud Compliance

Complicated cloud compliance is weighing on many organizations as off-premises security quickly becomes more of the norm.

4 min Vulnerability Management

Building a Holistic VRM Strategy That Includes the Web Application Layer

Co-sponsored by Forrester, a recent Rapid7 webcast expounds upon the topics discussed in this blog post.

4 min Vulnerability Management

Take the Full-Stack Approach to Securing Your Modern Attack Surface

Let’s take a more in-depth look at modern vulnerability risk management (VRM) and what to look for in a holistic solution.

3 min SOAR

SOAR Tools: What to Look for When Investing in Security Automation Tech

In this blog, we break down what you should look for when investing in security automation tech.

4 min DevSecOps

Shifting Security Right: How Cloud-Based SecOps Can Speed Processes While Maintaining Integrity

Let’s take a look at some key insights on current industry efforts to more closely integrate DevOps and SecOps—and how you can plot your best path forward.

4 min Vulnerability Management

The Risky Business: Rapid7 Report Highlights Need for Improved Vulnerability Management Practices

Based on the assessment of 24 service protocols, Rapid7’s NICER revealed key insights about the current state of the internet.