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Risk Management Solutions

Improve risk visibility and management with our risk management solutions so your organization can move faster.

Rapid7 provides complete risk visibility and prioritization across your specific infrastructure, users and threats for smart, confident and rapid security decisions. Our risk management solutions enable you to accelerate ahead of the rapidly changing threat landscape and IT environment.

Better, faster information is essential for a more effective security model – and that’s what Nexpose, Metasploit, and Mobilisafe deliver. Together our risk management solutions help you steer your organization’s IT security by providing risk visibility, assessment, validation, and mitigation allowing you to focus on what really matters:

  • Find assets – Find out what’s on your network.
  • Act on results – Remediate, mitigate and verify.
  • Manage threats – Prioritize risks to focus your resources.

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IT Security Technology

Get help with finding, managing and acting upon security threats.

As a security professional, you have specific needs and objectives. Whether these are business, industry or project requirements, your IT security technology should help you quickly and easily accomplish what you need to do, not get in your way. Rapid7 solutions help you make your security programs fast and proactive, so you can spend precious time and resources on what really needs attention first.

Rapid7 solutions provide simpler and better security for all kinds of business needs, including:

Vulnerability Management

Quickly and accurately find, prioritize, validate and mitigate the vulnerabilities on your systems.

Risk Validation

Prove that vulnerabilities you find are exploitable in your environment and gain visibility into your real risk. Gain credibility and efficiency.

Configuration Assessment

Verify and document that your systems are correctly configured, whether for internal review or external compliance audits.

Vulnerability Management

Detect, assess, fix, and mitigate critical security issues

Rapid7’s vulnerability management software Nexpose helps you to proactively fix or mitigate security threats such as vulnerabilities for both IPv4 and IPv6 environments, misconfigurations and malware exposure before they can be exploited by attackers.

By using Nexpose for vulnerability management, you can focus on what really matters


Discover your assets and scan for vulnerabilities, misconfigurations and malware exposure.


Create insight into the effectiveness of your vulnerability management program.


Fix security issues you’ve identified with clear remediation steps and mitigation recommendations.

Risk Validation Solutions

Verify your security risk with Rapid7 Nexpose and Metasploit Risk Validation Features

There’s no way you can address every threat that comes your way, so you want to spend your time wisely by validating which security risks actually pose a threat. How do you do that? You will want a product that focuses on risk validation.

With Nexpose and Metasploit’s risk validation features, you’ll know what really matters


Identify and validate risks on your network. Discover assets, scan for vulnerabilities, and then validate risks you found.


Connect the dots to prioritize risks. Triage threats based on what attackers commonly use and whether they are successful on your network.


Focus your remediation efforts. Create mitigation reports of verified risks that include remediation advice and build your credibility.

Configuration Assessment Solutions

Obtain a holistic picture of your security posture

Security misconfigurations can pose a significant risk to your organization. Additionally, assuring compliance of your internal policies is a critical component in documenting regulatory compliance and ensuring the security of your environment.

By using Nexpose for configuration assessment, you can focus on what really matters


Discover your assets and scan for policy violations.


Benchmark your policies against industry best practices.


Provide evidence your policies are in compliance and secure.

Web Application Security Testing

Web application security testing software that protects your web apps from security attacks.

With the inherent need for many Web applications to be Internet visible, they represent a logical target for attackers. If you are not testing your web application security, you may want to start. According to the Verizon Data Breach Report 2012, 54% of all hacking breaches in larger organizations involved Web applications. Rapid7’s web application security testing solutions help assess and validate security risk associated with Web applications.

By using Rapid7 solutions for web application security testing, you can focus on what really matters


Discover your web applications and scan for threats.


Prioritize vulnerabilities including the OWASP Top 10.


Validate your security risk and remediate and mitigate critical security issues.

Penetration Testing Security Solutions

Identify critical security issues on your network with penetration testing security software

Rapid7 penetration testing security solutions help you efficiently test your network security through penetration testing, safely simulating cyber-attacks to test your defenses so you know whether and where your data is at risk.

With our penetration testing security solutions, you can easily and efficiently conduct penetration tests


Discover assets and safely simulate attacks. Find systems on your network and uncover their weak spots.


Boost your productivity. Collect, filter, automate and tag, and share findings with your team.


Fix security issues you identified. Generate reports for your stakeholders to address security issues and pass audits.

Brute-Force Password Auditing

Brute-force password attacks on your network help you identify weak passwords

Audit passwords on your network with online brute-force attacks and offline password cracking beyond just Windows credentials. Brute-force passwords with Rapid7 Metasploit, either to audit passwords in your organization or as part of a penetration test.

Simply better security by:


Find weak passwords across your network. Brute-force more than a dozen services, beyond Windows and Linux logins.


Modify, collect and replay credentials. Keep track of all passwords and hashes and use them to uncover common passwords.


Change passwords and tweak policy. Generate reports for your stakeholders to address security issues.

Manage Phishing Exposure

Control your organization’s vulnerability to social engineering attacks

Get a better handle on your organization’s exposure to phishing attacks by gaining quick insight on risks and how to reduce them:

Reduce your exposure to phishing attacks:

Get visibility

Simulate a phishing attack to get a fast overview of your risk exposure

Identify weaknesses

Spot where your organization is the most vulnerable

Control risks

Provide targeted security awareness training and tweak technical controls

Virtualization Security

Use Nexpose and Metasploit for virtual environment security

Physical and virtual environments have their own unique infrastructure challenges, so your security shouldn’t treat them the same way. If your organization is making the shift to largely virtualized environments, you’re not alone: Forrester found that 85% of organizations are moving towards server virtualization showing a large need for virtual environment security. Forrester predicts that by 2014, 75% of all servers will be virtualized. As more organizations expand their infrastructure into the virtual realm, effective virtualization security for business must reflect the changing needs of those dynamic environments.

By using Rapid7 solutions for virtualization security assessments, you can focus on what really matters


Discover and scan your virtual assets.


Prioritize vulnerabilities that impact your virtual security risk.


Validate your security risk and remediate and mitigate critical virtualization security issues.

Mobile Risk Management and Assessment Solution

Mobilisafe can help you mitigate mobile security risks

Rapid7’s mobile risk management and assessment solution Mobilisafe helps you mitigate the security risks resulting from the “bring your own device (BYOD)” trend. In a recent market research study1, 71% percent of the businesses surveyed said that mobile devices have caused an increase in security incidents, citing significant concerns about the loss and privacy of sensitive information stored on employee devices, including corporate email (79%), customer data (47%) and network login credentials (38%). This data shows that it is important to have a mobile risk assessment solution in place to protect your organization’s data.

Rapid7’s Mobile Risk Assessment Solutions Provide the Following Benefits


Discover and identify mobile devices connecting to the organization’s Exchange server.


Assess vulnerability risk of each device via a simplified TrustScore, based on severity and number of vulnerabilities.


Mitigate risks via a policy framework that provides access controls, administrative alerts and employee notifications.

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Company Overview

  • History

    Headquartered in Boston, MA, Rapid7 was founded in 2000. In response to the increasing security threat environment, the company developed its award-winning vulnerability management solution Nexpose. In 2009, Rapid7 acquired Metasploit, the leading penetration testing platform with the world’s largest quality assured exploit database. The combination of both products has resulted in the company’s integrated security risk intelligence portfolio, designed to provide organizations with unique insight into their threat and risk posture. In 2012, the Company added to this with the acquisition of Mobilisafe, offering customers the ability to see, manage and act on the risk associated with mobile devices.
  • Customers

    Rapid7 provides products and services to a broad spectrum of customers and organizations within diverse industry sectors, including some of the world’s largest financial institutions, healthcare and energy providers, technology and communication companies, retailers and manufacturers, as well as U.S. and other national, state, and local government agencies.
  • Partners

    Rapid7 is deeply committed to its strong partner network and has over 60 active partners around the world, including consultants, resellers, technology partners and MSSPs. You can find a partner in your region on our website.
  • Community

    Rapid7 is strongly committed to supporting the broader security community through its free products, open source projects and security community events. Rapid7 runs the Metasploit Project, the largest open source project for penetration testing, and also sponsors several other open source projects through its Magnificent7 Open Source Funding Program. The company’s free products are downloaded more than one million times per year and enhanced further by over 200,000 security community users and contributors. Additionally the company organizes the UNITED Security Summit, the industry’s first security community event entirely focused on empowering defenders with new ideas and technologies. Customers benefit from Rapid7’s community engagement from accelerated development, collective threat and risk intelligence and accelerated access to evolving threats from a community of users and security experts.
  • Financials

    Rapid7 is a privately-held company, recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing security companies worldwide. The Company has received $59 million in funding from Bain Capital Ventures and Technology Crossover Ventures.
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