Vulnerability Management Blog

Delve Labs Team
March 4, 2020

  In the world of cybersecurity and vulnerability management, there are vast amounts of unique terms that are commonly used within the industry. This blog is part 1/2, and highlights the essential and everyday terms for a better understanding of vulnerability management.   Cyber Vulnerability Assessment Process   What is…

Delve Labs Team
March 3, 2020

There are a number of terms and phrases used in and around the vulnerability management community, and the objective of this post is to explain some of them in plain language.   Vulnerability Risk Assessment   A vulnerability risk assessment is an evaluation of a given enterprise’s vulnerability risk.  That…

Pierre-David Oriol
February 10, 2020

...vulnerability hype competes for experts’ time and attention, along with a theoretically mature & repeatable process that has to work efficiently with scarce  resources.

Jeff Hill
January 26, 2020

In a 2018 interview, former US Navy SEAL Robert O’Neil was asked about the infamous SEAL training technique in which their hands are tied behind their backs, and their feet tied together.  They then jump into a deep pool. He said the first thing that exercise teaches you is “panic…

Jeff Hill
January 10, 2020

If I mentioned the word “whistleblower” these days in a conversation (especially in the US), how many people out of, say 1,000, would think of cyber security and vulnerability risk management...even in the middle of the floor at RSA in February, or at any other infosec event?  I’m willing to…

Serge-Olivier Paquette
January 6, 2020

Focusing on a vulnerability report example, this blog post introduces the concept of outstanding network asset detection, or what we call Gold Nuggeting, a critical step in vulnerability remediation prioritization. Finding interesting network devices is a fundamental part of the vulnerability prioritization process employed by Delve. While many different factors…

Serge-Olivier Paquette
December 11, 2019

Part 1 - Problem finders are the best data scientists This is the first article in a series of blog posts that highlights some lessons learned in the field by doing “real and dirty” data science here at Delve, things nobody teaches you in school and even less in online…

Jeff Hill
December 2, 2019

If you’re in the mood for some non-controversial, light entertainment you don’t have to work too hard to enjoy, rent the movie Yesterday.  The premise is clever:  a global weather event removes any and all recollection of the Beatles and their music from just about every person on the planet,…

Jeff Hill
November 11, 2019

I got a chance to watch Dave Chappelle’s latest comedy special this weekend, and among the hour-long show’s bits was one that ridiculed Nancy Reagan’s 1980’s advice for drug addiction:  “Just Say No.” The First Lady’s bumper-sticker prescription to a massive public health and crime epidemic completely trivialized the complexity…