Posts by Bri Hand

3 min Podcast

A Chat with Jonathan Cran About Intrigue and Security in the COVID-19 Pandemic

In a recent episode of Rapid7’s podcast, Security Nation, we talked with Jonathan Cran, Head of Research at Kenna Security.

4 min Security Nation

Proactive Security Is the New Black: Lessons from the Trenches of Building a Security Product

On this week’s Security Nation, we spoke with Alex Kreilein, CISO for RapidDeploy, a back-end SaaS service for 911 and emergency communication systems.

3 min Podcast

Talking the Origins of THOTCON with Founder Nick Percoco

In a recent episode of Security Nation, we sat down with THOTCON founder Nick Percoco to discuss the Chicago-based security conference.

3 min Security Nation

How the Innocent Lives Foundation Uses OSINT to Uncover Online Predators

In the latest Security Nation, we spoke with Chris Hadnagy about the Innocent Lives Foundation, and its work catching perpetrators of child pornography.

5 min

Cheers to a New Year! Rapid7’s 2020 Security Predictions

Here at Rapid7, we have continued one of our favorite seasonal traditions by rounding up security pros to predict what changes will occur in 2020.

3 min Podcast

Building a Daily Threat Simulation Tool with Todd Beebe

In our latest episode of Security Nation, we sat down to talk with Todd Beebe about the automated threat simulation system that he built for his current employer.

8 min Metasploit

Discovering a New Path in Asset Discovery: A Q&A with Metasploit Founder HD Moore

In honor of the 10-year anniversary of Rapid7’s acquisition of Metasploit, our latest episode of Security Nation features an interview with its founder, HD Moore.

1 min Haxmas

Happy HaXmas! Join Our New Twitter Tradition for the Best of Security in 2019 and Beyond

For the month of December, Rapid7’s Twitter account will serve as your security advent calendar, full of stories, advice, inspiration, and a bit of fun.

3 min Black Friday

5 Types of Cybersecurity Attacks to Watch Out for This Black Friday and Cyber Monday

With the holiday season right around the corner, here are five types of cybersecurity attacks to be wary of during Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping.

3 min

Cybersecurity Traveling Tips for the Holiday Season

In this blog, we include a slew of tips and best-practices for travelers to implement in order to keep their data and personal information safe.

4 min Security Nation

What It Takes to Successfully Embed Security in Engineering

In this episode of Security Nation, Oliver Day spoke about learning to work with engineering teams on security initiatives, rather than against them.

3 min Application Security

From Security Police to Security Advocates: How to Create a Champion Program

In our most recent episode of Security Nation, we had the pleasure of speaking with Mark Geeslin about his work creating an internal Security Mavens program at Asurion.

7 min Penetration Testing

This One Time on a Pen Test, Halloween Edition: An Ode to Our Favorite Pen Tester Disguises

In honor of Halloween, we wanted to celebrate by sharing a few of our Rapid7 pen testers’ costumed crusades.

5 min Podcast

How BlackICE Creator Rob Graham Became a Security Textbook Author

On this week’s episode of Security Nation, we spoke with Rob Graham, the founder of Errata Security Consultancy, well-known security blogger, and soon-to-be book author.

5 min Vulnerability Management

How DHS and MITRE Collaborate to Validate Vulns

In this week's podcast, we spoke with Katie Trimble of DHS and Chris Coffin of MITRE about their work with the CVE Project.