Updates and insights on cybersecurity, machine learning and the cloud.



The Beauty of Code: A Painting Series

Coding is an art. Its form and function are intertwined. Stacked in simple and neat lines, code can address the world’s greatest challenges and create opportunities we never thou...

Company Update

Sunny Volkert, Steph Yeo

February 11, 2020


Experience Obsidian With Our New Free Trial

Security teams need a unified, in-depth view of users, data, and applications in the cloud. Obsidian solves this problem and delivers unified visibility of users, privileges and ac...

Company Update

The Obsidian Team

January 29, 2020


Obsidian is an RSAC Innovation Sandbox Finalist!

Obsidian is one of the ten finalists for the RSA Conference 2020 Innovation Sandbox Contest. We are thrilled and honored to be selected by the panel of judges to present to partici...

Company Update

Obsidian Team

January 28, 2020


Reflecting on the Obsidian Internship Experience

Obsidian loves interns! We offer year-round, paid internships for students and fresh graduates who want to improve their coding chops while helping to solve the biggest challenges ...


Stephanie Yeo

November 21, 2019


Obsidian Makes the CNBC 2019 Upstart 100 List

We are delighted to share that CNBC has included Obsidian in its 3rd annual Upstart 100, a prestigious list that showcases promising companies breaking industry barriers on the pat...


Obsidian Security

November 12, 2019


Cloud Detection and Response is the Missing Element of Cloud Security

The use of SaaS and public cloud services has seen massive growth in the past decade. Organizations have moved, or are moving, their business systems including email, collaboration...

Security Advisories

Suda Srinivasan

November 7, 2019


Security for “Space as a Service” aka Co-working Spaces

If your company operates out of a co-working space, you may have more to worry about than just formaldehyde-infused phone booths. Shared WiFi available in co-working spaces makes l...

Security Advisories

Steph Yeo

November 1, 2019


Who’s building your AI? Research brief

Data science is young and interdisciplinary While the term ‘data science’ was first used decades ago, the field is relatively young. Most academic data science centers ...

Data Science & AI

Laura Noren, Gina Helfrich, and Steph Yeo

October 30, 2019