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Roughly 1,000 retail companies have been impacted by the Backoff point-of-sale malware with costs related to data breaches totaling more than $150 million, according to a recent eWEEK article. If your…

If there's any industry that stands to benefit from IT-enabled insights, it's healthcare. However, traditional methods of analyzing healthcare operations data are costly, rigid, and complex. Clinical…

Following on the heels of the Heartbleed and Shellshock exploits, the new POODLE vulnerability in SSL version 3.0 (SSLv3) is the latest to require IT teams to identify and patch vulnerable…

On Wednesday, NIST released information about a vulnerability in the GNU Bash shell that enables remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on the target system. For details, I recommend this…

Water, water, every where,Nor any drop to drink. The Rime of the Ancient Mariner IT teams have plenty of data. What they lack is visibility and insight. Over the past several weeks, ExtraHop has…

There are three words to explain why IT professionals need a dose of healthy paranoia: Advanced. Persistent. Threat. The term "advanced persistent threat" was coined in 2006 to differentiate from…

Note: The ExtraHop Discovery Edition is no longer being actively maintained or updated, but all of the functions described in this post still apply to existing DE licenses and Enterprise Editions of…

Turning ideas into infrastructure means one thing to IT Architects, engineers, and technicians: diagrams. And usually the idea-to-infrastructure process begins with Visio. Before joining ExtraHop's…

Update: The ExtraHop Discovery Edition is no longer being actively maintained. There's some World Cup mania taking hold at ExtraHop HQ, as is likely in offices around the world. Our technical…

Click on the image to see a larger version of the MTTI decision tree. ExtraHop helps to abolish MTTI with correlated, cross-tier visibility. You may have heard of the tongue-in-cheek term…

The Uptime Institute runs a contest each year in which data center managers compete to see who has decommissioned the most physical servers. Barclays, the multinational bank, ranked first last year by…

I recently spoke at Citrix Synergy about the return of the generalist. It was a Geek Speak Live! session with several hundred Citrix engineers in attendance. It was an honor for me and something I've…

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