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How to deal with the growing threat of massive DDoS attacks

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 months ago

Tod Beardsley, research director for Rapid7, talks with Greg Otto about the recent rise in DDoS attacks and what enterprises can do to guard against them.

How a bad Wi-Fi router flaw led to a perfect example of responsible disclosure

by Shaun Waterman • 7 months ago

The story how a researcher, a security industry behemoth and a private telecom company all came together to act responsibly in order to fix a bad flaw.

Can international cyber norms ever be achieved?

by CyberScoop Staff • 11 months ago

Greg Otto talks with Rapid7 VP of Community and Public Affairs Jen Ellis about whether international cyber norms will ever be a reality.

U.S. Copyright Office seeks changes to anti-piracy law derided by white-hat hackers

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

The U.S. Copyright Office is calling for wide-ranging reforms of an anti-piracy law that critics say restricts the "right to tinker" and puts white-hat cybersecurity researchers in legal jeopardy.

J. Michael Daniel, Obama's cybersecurity czar, to head industry nonprofit

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

J. Michael Daniel, the career federal official who served as White House cybersecurity coordinator under President Barack Obama, will helm a nonprofit alliance founded by cybersecurity giants to better share information about cybercrime and other threats.

Network size is no predictor of cyberattack readiness, penetration tests show

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

Small companies were just as vulnerable as large ones in penetration testing performed by Rapid7 white-hat hackers.

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