Posts tagged Incident Response

8 min AWS

Automating the Cloud: AWS Security Done Efficiently

Today, we are going to be installing software on all your existing EC2 instances across several (or all!) accounts under an organization in AWS.

4 min Cloud Infrastructure

Cloud Security Primer: The Basics You Need to Know

What do you need to do to secure your cloud-based systems while enjoying the competitive benefits of the cloud? Read this blog to find out.

4 min InsightIDR

The Importance of Preventing and Detecting Malicious PowerShell Attacks

In this blog, we will discuss why organizations should care about malicious PowerShell activity, how attackers use PowerShell to steal credentials, and how to prevent and detect malicious PowerShell activity.

5 min InsightIDR

How to Monitor Your AWS S3 Activity with InsightIDR

In this blog, we discuss AWS S3 buckets and how Rapid7's InsightIDR can help you monitor important activity.

3 min Cloud Infrastructure

Why the Modern SIEM Is in the Cloud

Let’s talk about why modern SIEM is in the cloud, what core benefits you can expect, and how it is predicted to evolve as we soar toward 2020.

2 min Research

[Research] Under the Hoodie, 2019 Edition: Lessons Learned from 180 Penetration Tests

Our 2019 Under the Hoodie report covers the measurable results of about 180 penetration tests conducted by Rapid7. Find out what we learned.

4 min Cloud Infrastructure

Your Guide to Securing Multi-Cloud Environments in an IaaS World

In this post, we’ll cover the unique challenges with securing cloud environments, and some best practices specifically focused on securing multi-cloud infrastructure.

4 min InsightIDR

Securing Your Cloud Environments with InsightIDR, Part 2: Amazon Web Services (AWS)

In this blog, we will talk about threat detection for the world’s most popular cloud host, Amazon Web Services (AWS).

3 min InsightIDR

Announcing CyberArk and InsightIDR Integration: Connect CyberArk with InsightIDR to Visualize and Investigate Your Privileged Access

To help companies monitor user behavior, secure privileged access, and identify attacks on passwords, we are teaming up with CyberArk.

3 min Threat Intel

Rapid7 Threat Report Meets MITRE ATT&CK: What We Saw in 2019 Q1

The Q1 edition of our Quarterly Threat Report is unique because all investigated incidents have been mapped to the MITRE ATT&CK framework.

4 min InsightIDR

Why Deploying a SIEM Tool Doesn't Need to Be Complicated: A Pirate Story

Ahoy! In this Blackbeard-inspired blog, we will tell ye’ a tale of navigating your SS SIEM, InsightIDR, through the unpredictable waters of cybersecurity to reach Remediation Island.

2 min Research

Rapid7 Quarterly Threat Report: 2019 Q1

In our recent Quarterly Threat Report, we look at commonly targeted industries, the use of remote entry, and the most common phishing sites by industry.

3 min InsightIDR

Your Pocket Guide for Cloud SIEM Evaluation

In this post, we’ll quickly review five critical questions to help kick-start your cloud SIEM evaluation.

2 min Incident Response

4 Key Lessons from the Citycomp Data Breach

On April 30, 2019 Motherboard reported on a combined data breach and extortion attempt against Citycomp, a network and internet infrastructure firm based in Germany.

5 min InsightIDR

Capture the Flag: Red Team vs. Cloud SIEM

Here's how InsightIDR fared in a recent Capture the Flag (CTF) meetup with a special blue-team element.