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Tips for Improving Vulnerability Management

Posted on December 21st, 2017

BreakPoint Labs is excited to share some tips and tricks for improving vulnerability management programs. Our goal is to help vulnerability analysts become more technical and leverage tips and tricks from pentesters. Check out our quick video here and the tips below: Know what to run besides your vulnerability scanner Understand what is actually on […]

Introduction to Linux for Security Analysts

Posted on December 12th, 2017

This video provides a crash course introduction to Linux for security analysts. It is common for security analysts to enter the field with their Linux skills lacking. Linux provides a security analysts with such powerful data analysis capabilities using built-in utilities (Grep, Sed, Awk, Egrep, Sort, Uniq, etc.). This video hopefully gives someone new to […]

BSidesJXN 2017 – Improving Vulnerability Management

Posted on November 13th, 2017

BreakPoint Labs engineers had a great time this past weekend at BSidesJXN 2017 held at the Bomgar facility in Jackson, MS. Our engineers gave a talk titled “Adding Pentest Sauce to Your Vulnerability Management Recipe” – all about improving vulnerability management based on Red Team tips and tricks. BSidesJXN is a great example of why […]

Adding Pentest Sauce to your Vulnerability Management Recipe

Posted on August 6th, 2017

One question we get after performing a penetration test is “Why didn’t I see some of these vulnerabilities during our monthly vulnerability scans?” The truth of the matter is many flaws that both attackers and pentesters exploit do not typically show up in a Nessus, Nexpose, or [insert-vuln-scanner-name-here] scan. Most senior penetration testers and attackers […]

BreakPoint Labs Awarded GSA IT Schedule 70 Contract for Highly Adaptive Cybersecurity Services

Posted on February 22nd, 2017

  Falls Church, VA – BreakPoint Labs (BPL), a Metropolitan Washington DC-based certified small business and cybersecurity services provider, is proud to announce their award of a General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule 70 contract. Included in the five (5)-year base, up to twenty (20)-year, contract are four (4) new Highly Adaptive Cybersecurity Services (HACS) Special […]

Bsides Philly 2016: Finding A Company’s BreakPoint

Posted on February 15th, 2017

BSides Philly is an information security conference that’s a volunteer organized event, hosted by and for the community, with a goal of advancing knowledge among security engineers.  The conference was held on December 2nd and 3rd 2016 at the Drexel University Creese Student Lounge. Finding A Company’s BreakPoint The goal of this talk is to […]