Category: Cloud security

Cloud security

Cloud interoperability and app mobility outrank cost and security for primary hybrid cloud benefits

November 16, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

Enterprises plan to increase hybrid cloud usage, with 91% stating hybrid cloud as the ideal IT model, but only 18% stating they have that model today, according to Nutanix. Application mobility across any cloud is a top priority for 97% […]

Cloud security

How Can Companies Move the Needle on Enterprise Cloud Security Risks and Compliance?

November 9, 2018

Via: Security Intelligence

More than ever, customers understand their right to data privacy. As major brands continue to lose sensitive data to cybercriminals in high-profile cloud security failures, customer trust in companies across industries is fading. Only 25 percent of consumers believe most […]

Cloud security

Most Businesses to Add More Cloud Security Tools

November 7, 2018

Via: Dark Reading

Cloud adoption drives organizations to spend in 2019 as they learn traditional security practices can’t keep up. Three quarters of organizations plan to buy more cloud security tools in 2019 as a means to better secure increasingly complex cloud environments, […]

Cloud security

Cybersecurity professional impressions on cloud-native security

November 1, 2018

Via: CSO Online

In a recent research survey, my employer ESG asked a panel of 232 security and IT professionals a series of questions about cloud-native security (i.e. security controls, management, and monitoring options built into cloud infrastructure and offered by cloud service […]

Cloud security

21% of all files in the cloud contain sensitive data

October 30, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

McAfee released its Cloud Adoption and Risk Report, which analyzed billions of events in anonymized customers production cloud use to assess the current state of cloud deployments and to uncover risks. The report revealed that nearly a quarter of the […]

Cloud security, Security

How the cloud has made you more secure

October 26, 2018

Via: InfoWorld

Wow, we are near to having 20 percent of our enterprise workloads in the cloud and the world has not collapsed around us—despite such predictions even just three years ago. One of the big fears was over security. But your […]

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Becrypt security platform helps ease cloud adoption

October 25, 2018

Via: Computer Weekly

Businesses are increasingly looking for user device services that are cost effective and agile, while at the same time being secure. “Organisations are increasingly moving to cloud-based and online services for the cost, security and scalability benefits, but also want […]

Cloud security

Google Adds New Identity, Security Tools to Cloud Platform

October 12, 2018

Via: Dark Reading

A wave of cloud news includes new tools for identity and access management and policies for stronger controls on cloud resources. Google this week announced tools and updates related to cloud security and identity access management (IAM), most of which […]

Cloud security

How Shared Pools of Cloud Computing Power Are Changing the Way Attackers Operate

October 10, 2018

Via: Threat Post

Cloud computing is creating new challenges among security professionals as attackers embrace the “as-a-service model”, giving unsophisticated cybercriminals a leg up in carrying out attacks. The transformation from racks of physical hardware hosting sites and services to cloud computing has […]

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Race to the Cloud Creates Security Complexity

October 9, 2018

Via: Symantec Connect

Cloud computing has gone mainstream as more organizations shift their applications and workloads from on-premise data centers to public cloud platforms. Almost every company in the world—96 percent, according to one annual survey[1]—has moved some part, if not the majority, […]