Security Team

What Makes a Great Security Team? 4 Standout Qualities

Ben Johnson

This guest post was contributed by Ben Johnson, co-founder and CTO of Obsidian Security, a stealth startup based in Southern California. Prior to Obsidian, Ben co-founded and was CTO of Carbon Black. In infosec, we are often quick to call out the people, processes, and technology that we believe are selling snake-oil, are needlessly inefficient, or don’t perform as expected. … Read More

Atomic Red Team Testing

Red Canary Introduces Atomic Red Team, a New Testing Framework for Defenders

Casey Smith

How do you know your security solutions are tuned and ready to face actual adversaries? Are you testing new or existing products to provide assurances for detections? If you’re like many teams, you may lack the internal resources or expertise to simulate a specific adversary tactic or technique. That is why we recently created Atomic Red Team, a testing framework … Read More

Ripped from the Headlines

The Real Lessons From the Latest Security “Scandal”

Chris Rothe

In the aftermath of the excitement of the hit piece on Carbon Black published by DirectDefense and circulated by Gizmodo and others, there are a few lessons that I hope we as a security community (practitioner and vendor) can learn. 1: Understand where your data is going. The first, and most obvious, is the importance of understanding exactly what data … Read More

Joe Casazza, Red Canary Technical Account Manager

Becoming a Red Canary Technical Account Manager: Behind the Scenes With Joe Casazza

Red Canary

Customers consistently tell us that one of the things they find most beneficial about Red Canary is our Technical Account Management (TAM) team. Every Red Canary TAM has real-world security experience. They act as an extension of our customers’ teams by supporting incident response efforts, answering questions about detections, and providing guidance on remediation. Best of all, they’re driven by … Read More

Security Advice You Can Actually Use in 2017

Suzanne Moore

Every company does them: a recap of the year (ransomware!) or predictions for the new year (ransomware!). Rather than putting out something generic from Red Canary, we interviewed our CEO, CSO, and CTO to get their take on the security industry and provide some helpful recommendations on how to improve your security in 2017. What do you think some of … Read More

Security Weekly Talks to Brian Beyer, Red Canary CEO

Suzanne Moore

Paul Asadoorian of Security Weekly recently talked with Brian Beyer, Red Canary CEO, to learn about the company’s mission of bringing world-class threat detection and response to every business. Read the highlights below or watch the full 35-minute video. SW: Tell us about Red Canary. Brian: Myself and the co-founders, Keith McCammon and Chris Rothe, all had this idea while we … Read More

[As seen in Forbes] Red Canary Out To Capture $3 Billion Midmarket Cybersecurity Market

Cory Bowline

A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape:  Brian Beyer, Co-Founder and CEO, Red Canary Written by Bruce Rogers, Forbes’ Chief Insights Officer & thought leadership writer. [This story originally appeared in Forbes] Cybersecurity is a major risk for any business, becoming a tax on business productivity.  As a result, the cat and mouse game … Read More