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My Journey From the FBI to Expanse

Armed with a gun, badge, and the latest and greatest technical advancements, I’ve spent my career tracking down and stopping threat actors on the streets and behind their computer screens. It’s been an epic journey from the FBI all the way to Expanse.   Chapter 1: In the Beginning I started my career in cybersecurity as Continue reading…

Expanse Joins IBM QRadar’s Ecosystem of Security Integrations

Expanse is excited to announce an integration with IBM QRadar, a long-time leader in Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) solutions. IBM QRadar customers now have an accurate, complete, and current system of record of their Internet Assets, providing peace of mind that they are seeing their entire attack surface. With the Expanse-QRadar integration, joint Continue reading…

Remediate New Network Exposures Faster With the Expanse Integration for ServiceNow

Expanse is excited to announce an integration with ServiceNow’s ticketing module for faster and more efficient remediation of critical exposures. Now you can leverage your IT Service Management (ITSM) processes for generating and tracking incidents for new risky exposures found in Expander. Developing the ServiceNow integration has been a high priority for Expanse, given Expanse’s Continue reading…

Giving Our Healthcare Workers One Less Thing to Worry About

Strong cybersecurity has never been more important for our hospitals, providers, and the healthcare system. We can’t afford disruptive attacks like WannaCry or BlueKeep that threaten to take down hospital networks. Hospital systems are at higher risk than normal with the number of telemedicine programs spinning up quickly, and large numbers of healthcare providers logging Continue reading…

Distinguish Your AWS Knowns From Unknowns – FAST

Most customers are surprised by the number of additional Internet Assets Expanse can discover in their environments. Their first question is: How did you do that? Followed closely by: Which ones didn’t we know about? This post will address the second question for cloud assets hosted by Amazon Web Services (AWS). Expanse released a new Continue reading…

Message to Our Customers (In Response to COVID-19)

Dear Expanse Customers,  I am writing to reassure you that Expanse services continue as normal. We’ve always had a secure work-from-home capability in place for our employees, and we’re taking advantage of that now to continue to serve you during this critical time. We realize that you are dealing with a storm of professional and Continue reading…

Department of Defense Ups the Ante with CMMC

“America is engaged in cyber warfare, where the threat today will be different tomorrow.  We need critical thinking about our nation’s fundamental cybersecurity practices, ” said Katie Arrington, CISO for Acquisition and Sustainment at the United States Department of Defense (DoD).  She is also the primary driver and spokesperson for DoD’s new initiative to protect Continue reading…

Protecting Your Organization From the New SMBv3 Vulnerability

There’s bad news and good news. The bad news is there’s a nasty vulnerability that’s been disclosed for SMBv3. The good news is there’s not a known exploit that attackers can use to take advantage of it (yet).  On Tuesday, Microsoft issued guidance on CVE-2020-0796 — a remote code execution vulnerability for Windows SMBv3 that Continue reading…