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Meet Kane Lightowler: Expanse’s New Chief Revenue Officer

Expanse is pleased to welcome our new Chief Revenue Officer, Kane Lightowler. Kane has previously held senior leadership roles with VMware Carbon Black and Imperva, where he successfully led and scaled global sales teams. He has a wealth of experience growing cybersecurity organizations globally, and shares the Expanse vision of making the Internet a safer Continue reading…

Chinese State Actors Continue to Target US Government Devices

Having complete visibility into and control of your global external attack surface is a necessity — not least because Chinese state actors are actively targeting exposed devices in the U.S. The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency just published a new advisory stating that Chinese Ministry of State Security-affiliated cyber actors are actively performing reconnaissance and Continue reading…

Netwalker Ransomware: What You Need to Know

Continuous improvements to existing ransomware have made the need for visibility into your organization’s external attack surface more critical than ever. According to the FBI and IC3, “Ransomware attacks are becoming more targeted, sophisticated, and costly, even as the overall frequency of attacks remains consistent. Since early 2018, the incidence of broad, indiscriminate ransomware campaigns Continue reading…

Expanse Internship Recap: Learning the Value of Honeypots

This summer, I worked as an intern at Expanse, on the team that builds our data collection technology. The team performs scanning of the whole Internet to discover unprotected assets so that we can help our customers keep their networks safe from would-be attackers. My summer project was to build a device to actually detect Continue reading…

Announcing the Launch of Our New Issues Module in Expander

Expanse is excited to announce a new milestone in the evolution of our product suite with the release of Issues, a new and improved way to manage your global attack surface in Expander. The Issues module makes it easier and faster for security teams to manage Internet-facing risks.   Expanse created Issues to provide customers Continue reading…

Expanse Releases New Integration for Jira Cloud

Expanse is pleased to announce our new integration between Expander and Jira Cloud, an industry leader in IT service management (ITSM) software. Many Expander customers use Jira Cloud to manage issues (tickets) around security incidents. This new integration will make it easy for customers to automatically generate new issues in Jira Cloud based on new Continue reading…

Expanse Launches New Python SDK to Support Custom Integrations

Expanse is excited to announce support for a new python Software Development Kit (SDK) to empower customers on their journey to leverage all of Expanse’s different APIs. We understand that many organizations have complex, bespoke workflows that can require custom engineering to build and maintain. In this spirit, we’re confident that this SDK will allow Continue reading…

Risky Network Traffic in Fortune 500 Financial Services Companies

Welcome to the second installment of Expanse’s new blog series, Internet Data Bytes. In our last article, we demonstrated just how common risky Internet assets and communications are across a set of major healthcare companies.  In this edition, we’re looking at what a typical week looks like for the global enterprise networks of 12 of Continue reading…

Co-located Cloud Exposures Now Available in Expander

Expanse Finds SSH, FTP, and POP3 to Be the Most Commonly Exposed Cloud Services Among Top Enterprise Organizations At Expanse, we’re committed to helping our customers manage their complete global attack surface. To further support this mission, Expanse is rolling out enhanced visibility into customers’ cloud attack surface by displaying co-located cloud assets in the Continue reading…