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Cloud security

Firefox Saves Screenshots to Publicly Accessible Cloud Servers

May 16, 2018

Via: Security Week

Mozilla’s Firefox browser allows users to take screenshots of entire pages or sections of pages and save them to the cloud, but is making them publicly accessible by default, an ethical hacker has discovered. Introduced in the browser last fall, […]


Cloud security

RSA Conference 2018 Recap: Building a Foundation for Tomorrow’s Cybersecurity

April 26, 2018

Via: Security Intelligence

The RSA Conference has gotten bigger and louder — not just because of the clamoring sounds of tens of thousands of attendees, but also due to the din of construction equipment as San Francisco works to rebuild the Moscone Center. […]


Cloud security

Kaspersky Launches Hybrid Cloud Security Product

April 20, 2018

Via: Security Week

Kaspersky Lab this week announced the launch of a new product designed to help companies protect their hybrid cloud environments against both internal and external threats. According to the security firm, the new Kaspersky Hybrid Cloud Security can be integrated […]


Cloud security

Cloud Credentials: New Attack Surface for Old Problem

April 20, 2018

Via: Threat Post

Credential theft and abuse have long been a nagging problem for local network administrators. The threat surface ranges from pretexting scams to insiders who abuse network privileges in order to grant themselves higher permissions than otherwise assigned. Here at RSA […]


Cloud security, Network security

Microsoft Takes Security to the Edge

April 18, 2018

Via: Security Week

At RSA Conference this week in San Francisco, Microsoft announced new tools and technologies aimed at protecting connected devices from security threats. First on the list is Azure Sphere, what Microsoft describes as a holistic solution built for securing microcontroller […]


Cloud security

On-Premise Security Tools Struggle to Survive in the Cloud

April 11, 2018

Via: Dark Reading

Businesses say their current security tools aren’t effective in the cloud but hesitate to adopt cloud-based security systems. Cloud usage is growing faster than businesses’ ability to secure it. While IT pros are quick to point out the benefits of […]


Application security, Cloud security

AWS Launches New Tools for Firewalls, Certificates, Credentials

April 5, 2018

Via: Security Week

Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced on Wednesday the launch of several tools and services designed to help customers manage their firewalls, use private certificates, and safely store credentials. Private Certificate Authority One of the new services is called Private Certificate […]


Cloud security, Malware

GoScanSSH Malware Targets SSH Servers, But Avoids Military and .GOV Systems

March 28, 2018

Via: Threat Post

Researchers have identified a new malware family, dubbed GoScanSSH, that targets public facing SSH servers, but avoids those linked to government and military IP addresses. The malware has been in the wild since June 2017 and exhibits a number of […]


Cloud security

5 Ways to Get Ready for Public Cloud Deployment

March 22, 2018

Via: Dark Reading

Syncing security and product development early is now a “must do.” For many organizations, the public cloud has become the sole route to market for new product introductions. This cloud infrastructure is owned and managed by a third party, freeing […]


Cloud security, Vulnerabilities

AMD Acknowledges Vulnerabilities, Will Roll Out Patches In Coming Weeks

March 21, 2018

Via: Threat Post

AMD on Tuesday acknowledged several vulnerabilities that had been previously reported in its Ryzen and EPYC chips, and said that it would roll out firmware patches for those flaws in the coming weeks. The response comes a week after Israel-based […]