We know the world of information security, and its threat landscape, is constantly changing, so we strive to provide you with breaking news, intriguing opinion pieces and valuable resources—all in one place.

The State of Security is an award-winning blog featuring the latest news, trends and insights on current information security issues, including risk, compliance, incident detection and vulnerability research. Apart from our own frequent contributors, we welcome dozens of industry professionals to our readers their security expertise as guest bloggers.

In 2014, Tripwire’s The State of Security was thrilled to be awarded “Best Corporate Blog” and “Most Entertaining Security Blog.”




Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Tripwire has operations in 15 countries around the world. Tripwire was recently name to the Portland Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Private 100 List and Oregon Business Magazine named it one of the 100 Best Companies in Oregon.

Tripwire is an active participant in the local business community and academia. Our goal is to stimulate achievements in the high-tech sector and create opportunities for America’s next generation of young engineers while we develop best-of-breed products.

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