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Category: Cloud security


Cloud security, Security

Skyhigh Security collaborates with Gotara to increase diversity in the cybersecurity sector

July 1, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

Skyhigh Security announced it has partnered with Gotara, a global career growth platform for women in STEM+. The program launched internally to Skyhigh Security employees this month and is a key element of the company’s leadership development program. Through the […]


Cloud security, Security

New Vulnerability Database Catalogs Cloud Security Issues

June 28, 2022

Via: Dark Reading

Organizations traditionally have struggled to track vulnerabilities in public cloud platforms and services because of the lack of a common vulnerability enumeration (CVE) program like the one that MITRE maintains for publicly disclosed software security issues. A new community-based database […]


Cloud security, Security

Increased security driving investments in cloud computing

June 20, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

Aptum has announced a report which examines the complexities inherent in hybrid cloud environments and their implications on security, data governance, compliance and disaster recovery. In particular, it finds that while companies are convinced of the value of cloud computing, […]


Cloud security, Security

66% of organizations store 21%-60% of their sensitive data in the cloud

June 16, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

A Thales report, conducted by 451 Research, reveals that 45% of businesses have experienced a cloud-based data breach or failed audit in the past 12 months, up 5% from the previous year, raising even greater concerns regarding to protecting sensitive […]


Cloud security, Security

A Microsoft Office 365 Feature Could Help Ransomware Hackers Hold Cloud Files Hostage

June 16, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

A “dangerous piece of functionality” has been discovered in Microsoft 365 suite that could be potentially abused by a malicious actor to ransom files stored on SharePoint and OneDrive and launch attacks on cloud infrastructure. The cloud ransomware attack makes […]


Cloud security, Security, Threats & Malware, Virus & Malware

The Myths of Ransomware Attacks and How To Mitigate Risk

May 27, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

Today’s modern companies are built on data, which now resides across countless cloud apps. Therefore preventing data loss is essential to your success. This is especially critical for mitigating against rising ransomware attacks — a threat that 57% of security […]


Cloud security, Security

Proposed US Guidance, Legislation Show Increasing Importance of Cloud Security

April 20, 2022

Via: Security Week

The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) on Tuesday announced that it’s seeking public comment on a couple of guidance documents created as part of a project called Secure Cloud Business Applications (SCuBA), whose goal is to help improve […]


Cloud security, Security

Finding Attack Paths in Cloud Environments

April 12, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

The mass adoption of cloud infrastructure is fully justified by innumerable advantages. As a result, today, organizations’ most sensitive business applications, workloads, and data are in the cloud. Hackers, good and bad, have noticed that trend and effectively evolved their […]


Cloud security, Security

The problem with multiple cloud security tools: Alert fatigue and burnout

March 18, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

Orca Security released a research report on public cloud security alert fatigue. The survey, held among over 800 IT professionals across five countries and ten industries found that 55% of respondents use three or more cloud providers and 57% have […]


Cloud security, Security

Is higher security a benefit of database migration to the cloud?

February 18, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

MariaDB announced key findings from its survey that shows no one’s staying behind as businesses move forward with database migration to the cloud. Those surveyed included IT Heads, DBAs and software developers, all of whom had some responsibility for the […]