Tag: cloud security

Cloud Security

Key Results from the 2021 Cloud Security Report

July 27, 2021

Via: Cloud Tweaks

The 2021 Cloud Security Report, sponsored by (ISC)2, explores current cloud security trends and challenges, how organizations are responding to security threats in the cloud and reveals tools and best practices organizations are considering. Based on a comprehensive survey of […]

Cloud Security

Industrial Networks Exposed Through Cloud-Based Operational Tech

July 22, 2021

Via: Threat Post

The benefits of using a cloud-based management platform to monitor and configure industrial control systems (ICS) devices are obvious — efficiency, cost-savings and better diagnostics just for starters. But new research found critical vulnerabilities in these platforms that could be […]

Cloud Security

Google Cloud CISO Phil Venables on the future of cloud security

July 20, 2021

Via: CSO Online

In March 2021 Google Cloud announced a new offering called Risk Protection Program, which is designed to help its cloud customers reduce security risk and connect with Google’s insurer partners, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty and Munich Re. The insurers […]

Cloud Security

Cloud security is still a work in progress

June 25, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

As a cloud architect, I am amazed that cloud security is still so hard. We’ve had identity access management (IAM) for more than a decade. Now we have deep encryption services, key management, and most recently, zero trust and secure […]

Cloud Security, Global Cloud

Cloud Outage Fallout: Should You Brace for Future Disruption?

June 17, 2021

Via: InformationWeek

Experts from Gartner, Cloudian, and other industry watchers say the massive, yet relatively brief Fastly cloud outage shows some of the resilience of the cloud but also what is at stake if it breaks. On June 8, edge cloud platform […]

Cloud Security, Deployment Models, Public Cloud

AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure: How their security features compare

June 14, 2021

Via: CSO Online

Security in the public cloud is based on the concept of shared responsibility: The largest cloud service providers deliver a secure, hyperscale environment, but it’s up to the customer to protect everything it puts into the cloud. This separation of […]

Cloud Security, Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Rethinking the perimeter: How to bring confidential data workloads to the public cloud

June 14, 2021

Via: CIO Dive

It was not that long ago that the network perimeter was considered the central focus of enterprise security. In today’s world, few rely on the perimeter as the primary means of defense. Still, most organizations now maintain perimeters for their […]

Global Cloud

Complexity is the biggest threat to cloud success and security

June 11, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

In the latest Agents of Transformation report, Agents of Transformation 2021: The Rise of Full-Stack Observability, 77% of global technicians report experiencing a higher level of complexity as a result of accelerated cloud computing initiatives during the pandemic. A further […]

Cloud Security

The shared responsibility model explained and what it means for cloud security

June 10, 2021

Via: CSO Online

Cloud adoption has accelerated in the past year as organizations scrambled to support a remote workforce. Despite this rapid adoption and growth, companies often misunderstand a key cloud concept: the shared responsibility model (SRM). Many business leaders still ask, “Is […]

Cloud Security

Why the Worst Cloud Security Predictions Might Not Come True

June 3, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

We’ve all heard dire predictions about the future of cybersecurity trends, especially cloud security. Internet of things (IoT) environments will expand the attack surface beyond control and encourage breaches. Hybrid offices will always pose a greater risk as cyber criminals […]