And We’re Off…Capsule8 Protect Enters Beta

Today marks a milestone in our short and exciting life at Capsule8. We are launching our flagship platform, Capsule8 Protect, into beta with some of the most exciting companies on …

Time to Blow Up the SOC?

Your Security Operations Center (SOC) is barraged with so many alerts that your team may be shell shocked into believing that they are under a constant and unmanageable assault. Indeed, …

Microservices and Modern Production Environments Are the Achilles’ Heel of SecOps

Microservices and the increasing popularity of service-based architecture have catapulted Linux from the coder’s tinker toy of yesterday to the most popular platform on the planet today. It’s no wonder …

What is Resiliency and How Can We Apply It to All Phases of Attack? Part 1 of 3

The inevitability of your organization being breached is well established. Vulnerabilities are intrinsic to any software just as human fallibility assures us that users are only one bad decision or …

The 7 Things We Value

There are so many reasons why launching a startup is energizing – the opportunity solve big, important problems in cybersecurity, to bring together people who share your entrepreneurial spirit and …

Resiliency Part 2: Using Misinformation and Intentional Failures to Your Advantage

In my last post about resiliency, we explored a number of ways to make a hacker’s life more difficult, including OTP and other forms of multi-factor authentication and related strategies. …

Threat Protection Appliances Are as Valuable to Security as Your Toaster

Nothing in the IT security community is as widely deployed and universally reviled as Anti-Virus. But, threat detection appliances, including intrusion prevention appliances, application firewalls and advanced threat protection appliances …

Capsule8 Update

While we are primarily heads down on development, there has been lots of activity at Capsule8 HQ. Public Launch In February, we announced a $2.5M seed round, led by Bessemer …

AI Won’t Replace Developers

Last week, a Slashdot article suggested that eventually AI might replace a developer jobs (discussing Microsoft’s DeepCoder). I doubt it. AI techniques will eventually be able to automate some kinds …

Introducing Capsule8

Hi! I’m John Viega, CEO and co-founder of Capsule8. Thanks for taking an interest in what we are doing. We’re out to solve one of the biggest problems in the …