Posts tagged Cybersecurity

7 min Application Security

OWASP Top 10 Deep Dive: Injection and Stack Traces From a Hacker's Perspective

Injection claimed the number 3 spot in OWASP's 2021 Top 10 application security risks. We highlight why injection remains such a formidable threat.

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 Application Security

The 2021 OWASP Top 10 Have Evolved: Here's What You Should Know

In this post, we discuss the 2021 OWASP Top 10 and how the list is evolving alongside the web application security.

2 min Cybersecurity

Rapid7 Statement on the New Standard Contractual Clauses for International Transfers of Personal Data

Rapid7 is committed to upholding high standards of privacy and security for our customers, and we are pleased to be able to offer the New SCCs.

5 min Ransomware

The Ransomware Killchain: How It Works, and How to Protect Your Systems

How does a machine go from one that's working perfectly fine to one that's inoperable due to ransomware? This post takes a close look.

8 min Ransomware

The Rise of Disruptive Ransomware Attacks: A Call To Action

Ransomware attacks are on the rise. In this post, we examine the dynamics of this trend and where it might be headed.

6 min Vulnerability Disclosure

CVE-2021-3546[78]: Akkadian Console Server Vulnerabilities (FIXED)

Rapid7 researchers discovered that the Akkadian Console version 4.7, a call manager solution, is affected by two vulnerabilities.

4 min Threat Intel

SANS Experts: 4 Emerging Enterprise Attack Techniques

According to a report from the SANS Institute, the new wave of attack techniques isn't on the horizon — it’s here.

3 min MDR

New Rapid7 MDR Essentials Capability Sees What Attackers See: “It’s Eye-Opening”

We’re adding a new capability (and report) to connect proactive and reactive security for our MDR Essentials customers: Attack Surface Visibility.

4 min Vulnerability Disclosure

CVE-2021-3927[67]: Fortress S03 WiFi Home Security System Vulnerabilities

Rapid7 researcher Arvind Vishwakarma discovered multiple vulnerabilities in the Fortress S03 WiFi Home Security System.

1 min Lost Bots

[The Lost Bots] Episode 4: Deception Technology

In this episode of The Lost Bots, Jeffrey talks one-on-one with you about one of his favorite subjects: deception technology.

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.

5 min Cybersecurity

[R]Evolution of the Cyber Threat Intelligence Practice

Threat intelligence is transitioning from a separate pillar to a central hub that feeds all the functions of the security organization.

4 min Cybersecurity

Cybercriminals Selling Access to Compromised Networks: 3 Surprising Research Findings

To help fend off network compromise events and curb breach sales, we decided to analyze why and how criminals sell their network access.

1 min Cybersecurity

[The Lost Bots] Bonus Episode: Velociraptor Contributor Competition

In this extra installment of The Lost Bots, Mike Cohen tells Jeffrey about Velociraptor's 2021 Contributor Competition.