Tag: security

Global Cloud

CIOs losing visibility and control over apps and workloads in the cloud

July 17, 2019

Via: TechRadar

The visibility and control across applications and workloads are expected to get worse as most organisations race to move to the cloud amid the scale and complexity of cloud attacks, a senior security expert said. “Firms are storing data in […]

Global Cloud

6 Reasons Every Organization Needs Cloud Security

July 9, 2019

Via: CSO Online

Research shows that organizations are moving systems and data to the cloud in rising numbers. Security when working in the cloud is just as important as in on-premises environments, but relies on a shared security responsibility model to mitigate against […]

Global Cloud

The dirty dozen: 12 top cloud security threats

June 11, 2019

Via: CSO Online

Cloud computing continues to transform the way organizations use, store, and share data, applications, and workloads. It has also introduced a host of new security threats and challenges. With so much data going into the cloud—and into public cloud services […]

Global Cloud

Delivering on the Promise of the Cloud Requires Consistent Security

June 3, 2019

Via: CSO Online

Possibly the most important attribute of the cloud is that critical business applications, can be deployed, managed, and distributed faster and easier than by any other method, giving employees and customers real-time access to critical information—wherever they are located and […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Security lapse at contract startup Evisort exposed sensitive data

April 22, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Evisort, a document and contract management company, left one of its document databases unsecured, exposing customer data. The startup, founded by former Harvard and MIT students in 2016, bills itself as an artificial intelligence contract management company, which it says […]

Global Cloud

Ongoing DNS hijackings target unpatched consumer routers

April 4, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

A wave of DNS hijacking attacks that abuse Google’s cloud computing service is causing consumer routers to connect to fraudulent and potentially malicious websites and addresses, a security researcher has warned. By now, most people know that Domain Name System […]

Global Cloud

Security in the face of global cloud adoption

March 29, 2019

Via: CompareTheCloud

So says The Cloud Industry Forum, which has been monitoring cloud adoption among UK businesses year-on-year since 2011. Seven years later, cloud usage has infiltrated almost every organisation in one form or another, bringing with it improved flexibility, agility, mobility […]

Global Cloud

Multi-cloud security the next billion-dollar frontier

March 6, 2019

Via: CSO Online

One thing is certain. Capitalism ensures that change is the new constant. In the early 1990s, internet pioneers Prodigy Communications and America Online connected users and changed how we communicate with each other. In 1995, Windows 95 was launched by […]

Global Cloud

Microsoft ups cloud security with Azure Sentinel launch

March 1, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Ahead of this year’s RSA security conference, Microsoft has introduced a new cloud service designed to help customers manage their security efforts while also giving them access to its own security staff for expert customer support. Azure Sentinel is a […]

Global Cloud

Moving ERP to the cloud? Expect delays

February 21, 2019

Via: CIO

Almost two-thirds of businesses are planning to migrate an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to the cloud or are already doing so, despite many of them having concerns about moving sensitive data, security and regulatory compliance. That’s according to the […]