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Category: Cloud security


Cloud security, Security

Cloud Security Spend Set to Reach $12.6B by 2023

April 19, 2019

Via: Dark Reading

Growth corresponds with a greater reliance on public cloud services. Businesses are expected to spend $12.6 billion on cloud security tools by 2023, up from $5.6 billion in 2018 and with an especially close focus on public cloud native platform […]


Cloud security, Security

What is driving organizations’ cloud adoption?

April 16, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

Cloud adoption is gaining momentum, as 36 percent of organizations are currently in the process of migrating to the cloud while close to 20 percent consider themselves to be in the advanced stages of implementation, according to the second annual […]


Cloud security, Security

HPE partners with Google Cloud to deliver hybrid cloud solutions

April 11, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) and Google Cloud announced a global partnership to deliver hybrid cloud solutions that accelerate innovation and expand choice and agility for customers. The announcement is part of an ongoing collaboration between HPE and Google Cloud to […]


Application security, Cloud security

Is Cloud Business Moving too Fast for Cloud Security?

April 9, 2019

Via: Security Intelligence

As more companies migrate to the cloud and expand their cloud environments, security has become an enormous challenge. Many of the issues stem from the reality that the speed of cloud migration far surpasses security’s ability to keep pace. What’s […]


Cloud security

Why Encryption Is the Cornerstone of Your Cloud Security

April 8, 2019

Via: Security Intelligence

While cloud computing is far from a magic bullet for all your data storage and security woes, organizations are enjoying meaningful benefits in the form of cost-efficiency, on-demand scalability, heavy upfront capital shifted to recurring operational expenses, augmented resources and […]


Cloud security

Microsoft rolls out new security capabilities for Azure customers

April 4, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

Microsoft has announced new security features for customers of its Azure cloud computing service. They are a mix of features for storage and compute services: Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Storage A regulatory compliance dashboard in Azure Security Center Security […]


Application security, Cloud security

Less than 20% of IT pros have complete access to critical data in public clouds

March 26, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

Companies have low visibility into their public cloud environments, and the tools and data supplied by cloud providers are insufficient. Lack of visibility can result in a variety of problems including the inability to track or diagnose application performance issues, […]


Access control, Cloud security

Most IT and security professionals feel vulnerable to insider threats

March 21, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

91 percent of IT and security professionals feel vulnerable to insider threats, and 75 percent believe the biggest risks lie in cloud applications like popular file storage and email solutions such as Google Drive, Gmail, Dropbox and more. “The rise […]


Cloud security, Malware

Cryptojacking of businesses’ cloud resources still going strong

March 18, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

In the past year or so, many cybercriminals have turned to cryptojacking as an easier and more low-key approach for “earning” money. While the value of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Monero has been declining for a while now and Coinhive, […]


Cloud security

2 security tricks your cloud provider won’t tell you

March 12, 2019

Via: InfoWorld

Cloudops (cloud operations) and secops (security operations) are quickly evolving practices. While I’m seeing some errors, what’s more common is that ops teams are leaving important things out. If these missing aspects are not addressed, secops will become problematic quickly. […]