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Cloud Security

AT&T launches managed XDR suite to provide endpoint-to-cloud security

October 13, 2021

Via: CSO Online

AT&T has launched a cloud-based, managed XDR (extended detection and response) offering designed to provide automated and orchestrated malware prevention, threat detection and continuous security monitoring of endpoint, network and cloud assets to help organizations detect and recover from security […]


Cloud Security

7 deadly sins of Salesforce security

October 4, 2021

Via: CSO Online

Marketing technology, or ‘martech’, keeps getting more complex and more vital to the way companies do business. For many enterprises, the Salesforce cloud-based customer relationship management (CRM) platform is a centerpiece of the martech strategy. Salesforce is the CRM market […]


Cloud Security

CISA’s Cloud Security Technical Reference Architecture: Where it succeeds and where it falls short

September 28, 2021

Via: CSO Online

President Biden’s Executive Order 14028 “Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity” directed the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to create a cloud-security technical reference architecture (RA) in coordination with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Federal Risk and […]


Cloud Security

Move faster with continuous security scanning in the cloud

September 24, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

These days cloud application developers are also security engineers. Who did not see this coming, given that application-level security is no longer an option? Also, we are pushing developers to build applications at scale, meaning they are becoming ops engineers […]


Cloud Security

X-Force Report: No Shortage of Resources Aimed at Hacking Cloud Environments

September 15, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

As cybercriminals remain steadfast in their pursuit of unsuspecting ways to infiltrate today’s businesses, a new report by IBM Security X-Force highlights the top tactics of cybercriminals, the open doors users are leaving for them and the burgeoning marketplace for […]


Cloud Security

8 top cloud security certifications

September 14, 2021

Via: CSO Online

As companies move more and more of their infrastructure to the cloud, they’re forced to shift their approach to security. The security controls you need to put in place for a cloud-based infrastructure are different from those for a traditional […]


Cloud Security

Cloud security and architecture teams need to communicate better

September 3, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

In doing postmortems on breaches of applications and data sets in the cloud, problems are often traced back to communication. Frequently, it’s not issues with computer-to-computer communication, but communications with the humans designing the cloud-based systems and those who are […]


Cloud Security, Global Cloud

Cloud computing, security or more developers? Here’s where the tech budget is being spent next

September 1, 2021

Via: ZDnet

We closed the 2020 edition of this article by noting ongoing uncertainty about how the COVID-19 pandemic, and the resulting economic recession, would play out. At the time (August 2020), vaccines were in development but had not yet been deployed […]


Cloud Security

Initial Access Broker use, stolen account sales spike in cloud service cyberattacks

August 31, 2021

Via: ZDnet

There is rising demand for the services of Initial Access Brokers (IABs) and access credentials in cloud-based cyberattacks. On Tuesday, Lacework published its 2021 Cloud Threat Report vol.2, outlining how today’s cybercriminals are attempting to cut out some of the […]


Cloud Security

“Worst cloud vulnerability you can imagine” discovered in Microsoft Azure

August 28, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Cloud security vendor Wiz announced yesterday that it found a vulnerability in Microsoft Azure’s managed database service, Cosmos DB, that granted read/write access for every database on the service to any attacker who found and exploited the bug. Although Wiz […]