Posts by Jesse Mack

3 min Detection and Response

Demystifying XDR: How Humans and Machines Join Forces in Threat Response

Finding the right balance between machine learning and human know-how is an essential part of a successful XDR implementation.

4 min Hacky Holidays 2021

The 2021 Naughty and Nice Lists: Cybersecurity Edition

We asked some of our trusty cybersecurity go-to's who and what they'd place on their industry-specific naughty and nice lists, respectively, for 2021.

4 min Hacky Holidays 2021

2022 Cybersecurity Predictions: The Experts Clear Off the Crystal Ball

In keeping with our yearly tradition, we sat down with some experts at Rapid7 and across the industry to get their 2022 cybersecurity predictions.

2 min Hacky Holidays 2021

Hacky Holidays: Celebrating the Best of Security Nation [Video]

To wrap up this year of podcasting, Security Nation's Producer Jennifer Carson and I thought it would be fun to convince Jen and Tod to let us turn the tables and interview them for a change.

3 min Detection and Response

Demystifying XDR: A Forrester Analyst Lays the Foundation

We sat down with Forrester Analyst Allie Mellen to discuss extended detection and response (XDR) and how organizations can benefit from this approach.

2 min Hacky Holidays 2021

Hacky Holidays From Rapid7! Announcing Our New Festive Blog Series

We're announcing a new name and fresh approach to our annual series of festively themed security content: Hacky Holidays!

6 min 2022 Planning

2022 Planning: A First-Year CISO Shares Her Point of View

​On Thursday, November 17, Katie Ledoux, CISO at Attentive, joined Rapid7's Bob Rudis to dive into how she's approaching 2022 planning.

4 min 2022 Planning

2022 Planning: The Path to Effective Cybersecurity Maturity

Achieving cybersecurity maturity isn't something you can do overnight — it requires a significant amount of planning, prioritizing, and coordinating across the business.

5 min 2022 Planning

2022 Planning: Designing Effective Strategies to Manage Supply Chain Risk

Rapid7 experts spoke with a group of industry panelists about the challenges of supply chain security and how their organizations are tackling them.

3 min National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month: How Security Pros Can Get Involved

To kick off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2021, we're providing some ideas for how security pros can spread knowledge around this year's themes.

3 min Detection and Response

Cybersecurity as Digital Detective Work: DFIR and Its 3 Key Components

We highlight 3 elements of a well-formulated digital forensics and incident response (DFIR) strategy.

3 min Cybersecurity

The Cybersecurity Skills Gap Is Widening: New Study

A new study reveals organizations are having serious trouble sourcing top-tier cybersecurity talent — despite their need to fill these roles growing more urgent by the day.