Posts by Scott King

3 min Confessions of a Former CISO

Confessions of a Former CISO: Shaming People for Bad Security

In this edition of Confessions of a Former CISO, Scott King shares some hard lessons he's learned about shaming others for their security.

5 min Confessions of a Former CISO

Confessions of a Former CISO: Promoting Individual Contributors into Leadership Roles

We are excited to announce the release of “Confessions of a Former CISO,” a video series that highlights some of the mistakes, challenges, and successes in the InfoSec industry.

5 min COVID-19

How to Maintain Your Cybersecurity Posture in Uncertain Times

In this blog, we will discuss some of the key areas a security leader can focus on to make sure your company and teams are prepared.

3 min Security Strategy

Rapid7 Named a ‘Strong Performer’ in 2019 Forrester Wave for Global Cybersecurity Consulting Providers

Being recognized as one of the “14 providers that matter most” in the global cybersecurity consulting market by Forrester Research is an incredible honor. Our Services business [https://www.rapid7.com/services/] has been designated a Strong Performer, and we could not be more elated to have debuted here in our first year participating. The Forrester Wave™: Global Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, Q2 2019 is a highly respected independent assessment of today’s cybersecurity consulting market,

3 min Critical Infrastructure

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Incident Response in the Industrial Industry

In the critical infrastructure sector, one common challenge is the integration between kinetic emergency operations and cybersecurity incident response. Use these tactics to integrate these teams more naturally.

4 min Penetration Testing

How to Identify and Prioritize Gaps with the Cybersecurity Maturity Assessment, Post-2018 'Under the Hoodie'

At Rapid7, we believe that cybersecurity within a company is not just a function with many stakeholders, but rather a shared responsibility among all employees, regardless of role.