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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

6 tips for better collaboration between security and cloud teams

April 28, 2021

Via: CSO Online

Better collaboration between cloud engineers and security teams should grow naturally with cloud maturity. You want to get past security being seen as the “department of no” by the cloud team. Such efforts need to come from management and the […]


Cloud Security, Global Cloud

Key Considerations for Keeping Mission-Critical Cloud Applications Secure and Compliant

April 7, 2021

Via: Cloud Tweaks

According to reports, nearly 70% of enterprises were moving mission-critical business functions and processes to the cloud before the pandemic. In today’s new normal, that number has skyrocketed. Organizations increasingly rely on mission-critical cloud applications, such as SAP SuccessFactors and […]


Cloud Security

Hobby Lobby Exposes Customer Data in Cloud Misconfiguration

March 23, 2021

Via: Threat Post

Arts-and-crafts retailer Hobby Lobby has suffered a cloud-bucket misconfiguration, exposing a raft of customer information, according to a report. An independent security researcher who goes by the handle “Boogeyman” uncovered the issue and reported it to Motherboard in an online […]


Global Cloud

Cloud-Native Transformation is Changing the Role of the CISO

February 10, 2021

Via: CompareTheCloud

The pandemic has forced many businesses to reconsider the pace at which they are accelerating their digital transformation journeys. Many enterprises were not prepared for the overnight change to remote working, so over the past year, they have found themselves […]


Cloud Security, Global Cloud

Data Protection Day – Don’t cloud your security judgement

February 9, 2021

Via: CompareTheCloud

The inauguration of Data Protection Day in 2007 signified the importance of securing sensitive information in a world where poor data security hygiene is impacting both enterprises and consumers. Fourteen years on, and the discussion around the use of data […]


Global Cloud

Cloud Native Tools Series Part 1: Go Beyond Traditional Security

February 8, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

Like anyone who works with their hands, cybersecurity experts need the right tools for the job. As we’ll see in this blog and the series to follow, cloud-based threats need cloud native tools to combat them. Traditional security tools don’t […]


Global Cloud

The new normal needs new cloud security

January 29, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

A new cloud security study from Netwrix states that 54 percent of enterprises that use cloud for data storage reported security incidents in 2020. I assume these were all minor ones, seeing that few reached the news cycle, as major […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid Cloud Adoption Brings Security on the Go

January 15, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

Hybrid cloud environments are a common sight in today’s digital world. IBM’s Assembling Your Cloud Orchestra report found 85% of organizations already utilize a hybrid cloud and 98% anticipate having one in place within three years. This type of cloud […]


Global Cloud

Testing times. The parallels between the fight for regular testing in a pandemic and the security of the cloud.

December 30, 2020

Via: CompareTheCloud

I for one can’t think of a time when the word ‘testing’ was part of common speech to the extent it is today. We must use, hear and read it every day. But we have all come to realise just […]