Modern Cloud SIEM Solutions from Rapid7

Tony MasonSIEM, Vulnerability Management & SIEM

As everything is moving to the cloud, Rapid7 explain why modern SIEM is in the cloud and what benefits you can expect from a cloud SIEM. Modern cloud SIEM solutions enable three new use cases In the past, SIEM has been most valuable around: Correlation: Give me context, and help me investigate alarms triggered by my stack Compliance: Help me prove that … Read More

The Forrester Wave™: Vulnerability Risk Management, Q4 2019

Tony MasonVulnerability Management & SIEM

Rapid7 is named a leader, receiving the highest score possible in nine criteria for its InsightVM, vulnerability risk management tool. Forrester cites 14 key areas buyers should consider when evaluating VRM solutions. Rapid7’s own customers tell us that the following 5 capabilities are especially critical… 5 Capabilities Your Vulnerability Risk Management Solution Needs: 1 Visibility of your complete IT environment … Read More

Vulnerability Management & Cloud Security

Tony MasonData Protection, Enterprise Security, Vulnerability Management & SIEM

Cloud Security is becoming a top priority. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is now the fastest growing area of the cloud. This is due to the speed, cost and reliability with which organisations can create and deploy applications, according to McAfee’s latest report –‘Cloud Native – Infrastructure as a Service Adoption & Risk Report’. Unfortunately, the results of their survey … Read More

Traditional Vision Of Vulnerability Management Is Outdated

Tony MasonVulnerability Management & SIEM

A decade ago, most enterprises could get away with addressing vulnerability management in silos. One team would scan servers and desktop computers on the enterprise network. They would look for misconfigurations in systems and vulnerabilities in commercial software applications. When problems were discovered, they were thrown over the wall for system administrators and operations groups to fix. Application developers were … Read More