Tag: security

Global Cloud

Cloud security: Inside the shared responsibility model

September 9, 2019

Via: CSO Online

In the latest major cloud security foul-up, Capital One suffered a data breach, which affected 100 million people in the United States, and 6 million in Canada. It wasn’t just Capital One caught with their security pants down. We now […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

More reasons to put secure data in the public cloud

August 13, 2019

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

The worldwide market for cloud intrusion protection software is projected to grow by $1.8 billion and have a compounded growth of 24.8 percent. This should surprise no one, considering the amount of core business assets that are being pushed to […]

Global Cloud

Is the cloud lulling us into security complacency?

July 31, 2019

Via: CSO Online

The recent CapitalOne breach has certainly made lots of headlines in less than a day since the story broke out. And sadly, it has already thrust the $700M settlement that was reached from the largest ever data breach – the […]

Global Cloud

Smart home security: Why cloud isn’t always the answer

July 26, 2019

Via: CompareTheCloud

With 25 billion connected things predicted to be in use globally before 2021 (according to Gartner), the issue of securing the data that comes from these devices is an important one, especially as organisations increasingly migrate user data to the […]

Global Cloud

Does Your Cloud Vendor Contract Include These Crucial Security Requirements?

July 18, 2019

Via: Security Intelligence

Cloud adoption is on the rise: According to International Data Corporation (IDC)’s “Nine Ways to Maximize the Value of Cloud Contracts,” 52 percent of all companies are currently using cloud-based delivery models and an additional 27 percent have firm plans […]

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 […]