Posts tagged Haxmas

5 min Haxmas

2022 Annual Metasploit Wrap-Up

It's been another gangbusters year for Metasploit, and the holidays are a time to give thanks to all the people that help make our load a little bit lighter. So, while this end-of-year wrap-up is a highlight reel of the headline features and extensions that landed in Metasploit-land in 2022, we also want to express our gratitude and appreciation for our stellar community of contributors, maintainers, and users. The Metasploit team merged 824 pull requests across Metasploit-related projects in 20

3 min IoT

HaXmas Hardware Hacking

This HaXmas, I decided to dig around a little in Rapid7's library of IoT investigations that never really went anywhere, just to see which tools were used.

5 min Haxmas

Predicting the Unpredictable: What Will the Cybersecurity Space Look Like in 2021?

We gathered our in-house experts, customers, and industry leaders to take their best bets on what the security sphere will offer up in 2021.

3 min Metasploit

Metasploit 2020 Wrap-Up

2020 was certainly an interesting year - let’s take a look at what it meant for Metasploit.

10 min Security Nation

Taking Inspiration from Our Security Nation in an Otherwise Uninspiring Year

With 2020 finally coming to a close, the Security Nation podcast team shares their top highlights from throughout the year.

4 min Research

Rapid7 Labs’ 2020 Naughty List Summary Report to Santa

Your dutiful elves here at Rapid7 Labs have compiled a list of the naughty country networks being used to launch cyberattacks across the globe.

4 min Security Strategy

Top Security Recommendations for 2021

To help everyone stay safer in 2021, we wanted to share some security recommendations to help you better secure your business and minimize risk.

8 min Haxmas

Metasploit Tips and Tricks for HaXmas 2020

For this year's HaXmas, we're giving the gift of Metasploit knowledge!

5 min Security Strategy

UPnP With a Holiday Cheer

For today’s discussion, this blog post will only cover the port forwarding services and will also share a Python script you can use to start examining this service.

4 min Security Strategy

Help Others Be "Cyber Aware" This Festive Season—And All Year Round!

Are you tired of being the cybersecurity help desk for everyone you know? This blog is for you!

1 min Haxmas

Happy HaXmas from the Rapid7 Team!

This year's been a weird one, but we're thrilled that we’re able to keep up our favorite holiday tradition of our annual HaXmas blog series.

9 min Research

Oh, Behave! Who Made It to Rapid7 Labs' Naughty List(s) in 2019?

The Labs team thought it might be fun to give folks a glimpse into who made it to some of our naughtiest lists in 2019 based on insights gleaned through our research projects.

9 min Haxmas

Memorable Metasploit Moments of 2019

Here’s a smattering of the year’s Metasploit Framework highlights from 2019. As ever, we’re grateful to and for the community that keeps us going strong.

6 min Haxmas

Memory Laundering: Is Cleaner Better?

In this HaXmas blog, we discuss how to bypass SELinux's commonly-applied `execmem` permission.

3 min Haxmas

Don't Spread This Holiday Cheer: How to Secure Your Leftover Technology

When you get your new gizmos and gadgets, how can you make sure your old tech is properly handled so your personal data stays safe?