Posts tagged Security Strategy

4 min Security Strategy

Building Cybersecurity KPIs for Business Leaders and Stakeholders

In this post, we discuss how to operationalise security into an overall strategy measured by cybersecurity KPIs.

4 min SOAR

Deploying a SOAR Tool Doesn’t Have to Be Hard: I’ve Done It Twice

Here are some lessons learned launching and steps for success when launching a SOAR tool for the first time.

5 min Security Strategy

How to Build and Enable a Cyber Target Operating Model

In a recent webinar, Rapid7's EMEA CTO Jason Hart explained the journey to a targeted operating cybersecurity model.

4 min Cybersecurity

4 Strategies to Help Your Cybersecurity Budget Work Harder

Cybersecurity is a growing concern for organisations across all industries, and budget requests are increasing as a result.

5 min Vulnerability Management

How to Strategically Scale Vendor Management and Supply Chain Security

Here are simple changes that can help you provide more impactful supply chain security guidance and controls to decrease risk.

5 min Russia-Ukraine Conflict

8 Tips for Securing Networks When Time Is Scarce

In light of increased cyber risk surrounding the Russia-Ukraine conflict, we’ve put together 8 tips that defenders can take right now to prepare.

4 min Vulnerability Management

The VM Lifecycle: How We Got Here, and Where We’re Going

In this post, we explore the concept of a vulnerability management lifecycle, providing practical guidance and definitions.

5 min 2022 Planning

2022 Planning: Metrics That Matter and Curtailing the Cobra Effect

Creating metrics in cybersecurity is hard enough, but creating metrics that matter is a harder challenge still.

6 min Log4Shell

Log4Shell Strategic Response: 5 Practices for Vulnerability Management at Scale

Where do you begin to respond to a critical vulnerability like the one in Apache’s Log4j Java library (a.k.a. Log4Shell)? Start with these 5 concepts.

4 min Ransomware

3 Strategies That Are More Productive Than Hack Back

Hack back, as used by non-government entities, is problematic for many reasons. Here are 3 alternative strategies to thwart the attackers.

4 min 2022 Planning

2022 Planning: Prioritizing Defense and Mitigation Through Left of Boom

In this post, we'll use ransomware as an example for 3 areas where you can apply a left-of-boom approach in your defenses in the coming year.

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.

4 min 2022 Planning

2022 Planning: Straight Talk on Zero Trust

What does zero trust really mean, and how can you assess if it has a practical place in your organization's cybersecurity strategy for 2022?

3 min Kill Chain

Kill Chains: Part 3→What’s next

As the final entry in this blog series, we want to quickly recap what we have previously discussed and also look into the possible future of kill chains.

2 min Kill Chain

Kill Chains: Part 2→Strategic and tactical use cases

Let’s now take a look at how you can leverage the different kill chains to overcome vulnerabilities and win the day against attackers.