Posts tagged Vulnerability Management

2 min InsightVM

New All Apps and Asset Report Combines Power of InsightVM and InsightAppSec for Boosted Visibility

When speaking with customers, we continue to hear that they are looking for more visibility into their vulnerability risk management activities.

6 min Vulnerability Management

Patch Tuesday - December 2020

We close off our 2020 year of Patch Tuesdays with 58 vulnerabilities being addressed. While it's a higher count than our typical December months (high thirties), it's still a nice breath of fresh air given how the past year has been. We do, however, get to celebrate that none of the reported vulnerabilities covered this month has been publicly exploited nor previously publicly disclosed and only 9 of the 58 vulnerabilities have been marked as Critical by Microsoft. In terms of actionables, stan

5 min Under the Hoodie

2020 Under the Hoodie Report Reveals Pen Testers’ Most-Loved Vulnerabilities

Understanding the vulnerabilities that pen testers rely on will help you make sure your organization is prepared to patch particular vulnerabilities.

6 min InsightVM

How to Create an OS-Based Policy Scanning Workflow in InsightVM

In this blog, we provide a step-by-step walkthrough of how to create an OS-based policy scanning workflow in InsightVM.

3 min Vulnerability Management

Threat and Vulnerability Management Best Practices

In this blog post, we provide a high-level overview of vulnerability management and why it’s critical for modern businesses.

3 min Vulnerability Management

Defining Vulnerability Risk Management (and How to Build a Modern VRM Program)

Once upon a time (just a handful of years ago), vulnerability management [https://www.rapid7.com/solutions/vulnerability-management/] programs focused solely on servers, running quarterly scans that targeted only critical systems. But that was then, and you can’t afford such a limited view in the now. Truth is, vulnerability exploitation now happens indiscriminately across the modern attack surface—from local and remote endpoints to on-prem and cloud infrastructure to web applications and con

2 min InsightVM

What’s New in InsightVM: Q3 2020 in Review

Here at Rapid7, we’re pretty proud of the work that goes into keeping InsightVM a leader in the vulnerability risk management space.

3 min Vulnerability Management

Patch Tuesday - November 2020

Jumping right back to a triple digit volume of vulnerabilities resolved, Microsoft covers 112 CVEs this November affecting products ranging from our standard Windows Operating Systems and Microsoft Office products to some new entries such as Azure Sphere. Microsoft CVE-2020-17087: Windows Kernel Local Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability [https://msrc.microsoft.com/update-guide/en-US/vulnerability/CVE-2020-17087] Coming as no surprise to anyone, the previously disclosed CVE-2020-17087 zero-day

2 min News

SaltStack Pre-Authenticated Remote Root (CVE-2020-16846 and CVE-2020-25592): What You Need to Know

When combined, a new pair of SaltStack vulnerabilities can result in unauthenticated remote root access on a target system.

3 min Vulnerability Management

Oracle WebLogic Unauthenticated Complete Takeover (CVE-2020-14882/CVE-2020-14750): What You Need to Know

Attackers opting for tricks instead of treats this week as they seek out and attempt to compromise internet-facing WebLogic servers that are vulnerable to CVE-2020-14882.

7 min Vulnerability Management

Trick or Treat! What We Can Learn from the Spookiest Vulnerabilities of the Year

We put together a list of some of the scariest vulnerabilities of the year and the remediation solutions that can help you stay on guard in the future.

2 min InsightVM

Rapid7 Announces Improvements to Goals and SLAs in InsightVM

We’re excited to announce that creating a goal or SLA in InsightVM just became a lot simpler.

14 min InsightVM

Scan Template Best Practices in InsightVM

This blog post will give you a ballpark best practice that applies to the majority of environments, as well as some descriptions that outline the thought process, math, and reasoning.

9 min Vulnerability Disclosure

Vulntober: Multiple Mobile Browser Address Bar Spoofing Vulnerabilities

Today, we're announcing a coordinated vulnerability disclosure on a set of address bar spoofing vulnerabilities that affect a number of mobile browsers.

1 min InsightVM

Fewer False Alarms, Faster Reporting: InsightVM Introduces New One-Click Fix For False Positives

Let’s talk false positives. They’re frustrating and faulty to anyone in security. The good news? We’ve added even more ways to reduce the noise they cause.