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Category: Cloud Security


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SASE, multicloud spur greater collaboration between network and security teams

February 22, 2024

Via: Network World

Network teams and cybersecurity teams are collaborating more and more, we’ve found in our research at Enterprise Management Associates (EMA). We explored this issue most recently in our report, “NetSecOps: Examining How Network and Security Teams Collaborate for a Better […]


Cloud Security

Infoblox brings AI to DNS protection service

February 14, 2024

Via: Network World

Infoblox is rolling out an AI-based package to bolster its domain name system (DNS) protection portfolio and boost security for widely disbursed, DNS-networked enterprise resources. SOC Insights is a cloud-based expansion of the vendor’s current BloxOne DNS Threat Defense package. […]


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Visibility, alarm fatigue top remediation concerns in cloud security

February 14, 2024

Via: CSO Online

Striking a balance between sufficient visibility into cloud computing environments and the potential for an overdose of false positives and duplicate alerts is the key challenge facing cloud security professionals, according to the State of Security Remediation report from the […]


Cloud Security

How to strengthen your Kubernetes defenses

February 13, 2024

Via: CSO Online

The runaway success of Kubernetes adoption by enterprise software developers has created motivation for attackers to target these installations with specifically designed exploits that leverage its popularity. Attackers have become better at hiding their malware, avoiding the almost trivial security […]


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5 Reasons You Need DAST to Secure Your Cloud

February 12, 2024

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Dynamic Application Security Testing (DAST) is an automated testing process designed to identify security vulnerabilities in a web application. It does this by simulating attacks on the application and analyzing the responses. Unlike static testing, which analyzes an application’s code, […]


Cloud Security

Cisco patches serious flaws in Expressway and ClamAV

February 9, 2024

Via: CSO Online

Cisco has fixed three serious cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerabilities in its Expressway Series collaboration gateway and a denial-of-service (DoS) flaw in the ClamAV anti-malware engine. CSRF flaws allow unauthenticated attackers to perform arbitrary actions on vulnerable devices by tricking […]


Cloud Security

Is your cloud security strategy ready for LLMs?

February 8, 2024

Via: CSO Online

The aggressive use of large language models (LLMs) across enterprise environments in 2024 presents a new headache for CISOs. LLMs have their own cybersecurity challenges, especially with data leakage. The cloud has its own issues, with cloud platform providers making […]


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Cisco’s identity and access security offerings to receive AI upgrades

February 6, 2024

Via: CSO Online

Cisco has announced plans to infuse new security and AI capabilities within Cisco Security Cloud, the company’s integrated, cloud-based security platform designed to secure on-premise, cloud, and hybrid environments, using in-house as well as third-party telemetry. New capabilities include Cisco […]


Cloud Security

Cisco boosts security wares with AI-driven access control, identity management

February 6, 2024

Via: Network World

Cisco is updating elements of its overarching Security Cloud platform to help enterprise customers better protect widely distributed resources. The enhancements include a new service called Identity Intelligence that brings together information from the vendor’s existing security products, such as […]


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Nation-state actor used recent Okta compromises to hack into Cloudflare systems

February 5, 2024

Via: CSO Online

Cloudflare has revealed that a nation-state actor hacked into the company’s self-hosted Atlassian server in November 2023, but the attack was stopped by the internal team within a few days of access. The hack, which used stolen tokens and credentials, […]


Cloud Security

Cloudflare hacked — company reveals details of November 2023 cyberattack, blames previous Okta breach

February 2, 2024

Via: TechRadar

Cloudflare is laying the blame for the cyberattack it suffered late last year the after-effects of the critical Okta breach. The content delivery service provider has published a blog post detailing the cybersecurity incident it suffered on Thanksgiving Day 2023, […]


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Cisco patches critical vulnerability in Unified Communications products

January 26, 2024

Via: CSO Online

Cisco fixed a critical flaw this week that affects multiple Unified Communications and Contact Center Solutions products and could be exploited remotely by unauthenticated attackers to execute arbitrary code on impacted devices. Medium severity vulnerabilities have also been patched in […]


Cloud Security

What Is a Cloud Workload Protection Platform (CWPP)?

January 25, 2024

Via: Cloud Tweaks

A Cloud Workload Protection Platform (CWPP) is a security solution designed specifically for protecting cloud workloads, including virtual machines, containers, and serverless functions. They offer a range of capabilities such as monitoring, threat detection, vulnerability management, and compliance enforcement. CWPPs […]


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Backblaze expands enterprise backup service

January 22, 2024

Via: Network World

Backblaze, the cloud backup provider known for its quarterly reports on hard drive failures, has announced new features for its enterprise backup service. The enhancements to the vendor’s endpoint backup service for businesses focus on cyber security and ransomware protection. […]


Cloud Security

This odd malware is targeting Docker hosts – in order to boost web traffic

January 19, 2024

Via: TechRadar

Vulnerable Docker hosts are being targeted with an odd cybercrime campaign, whose goal isn’t to steal sensitive data, deploy stage-two malware, or mount devastating Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. Instead, this campaign’s goal is to boost website traffic for […]


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Dell data-protection report adds genAI to threat mix

January 18, 2024

Via: Network World

Dell Technologies has released the latest edition of its Global Data Protection Index (GDPI), which questions enterprises about the potential impact of generative AI on the security threat landscape and emerging data protection requirements. Public clouds and cyberattacks remain the […]


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Cisco buy highlights container networking, security

January 17, 2024

Via: Network World

Cisco has raised the profile of the popular container connectivity technology eBPF (extended Berkeley packet filter) with its recent purchase of open-source, cloud-native networking and security firm Isovalent. Cisco announced the deal in late December and expects to close the […]


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Innovative Solutions Ensuring Cybersecurity in Cloud-Native Deployments

January 17, 2024

Via: Cloud Tweaks

The digital landscape is evolving at a breakneck pace, and organizations are swiftly jumping on the digital transformation bandwagon to embrace cloud-native deployments to fuel growth. Whether we talk about scalability, efficiency, or flexibility, cloud adoption has never been more […]


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How finops can make the cloud more secure

January 12, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

Cloud finops is the discipline of accounting for and optimizing cloud computing spending. It’s a reaction to years of undisciplined cloud spending or a way to bring order back to using cloud resources. Overall, it is a step in the […]


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Cybersecurity in Online Lending: Protecting Your Data

January 9, 2024

Via: Cloud Tweaks

In the world of online lending, data security is paramount. With the increasing reliance on digital platforms for financial transactions, ensuring the protection of sensitive information has become a critical concern. Data security encompasses measures and practices that safeguard data […]