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Category: Cloud security


Cloud security, Security

Want to Improve Cloud Security? It Starts with Logging

April 3, 2020

Via: Dark Reading

When using event logs to monitor for security violations and incidents, the quality of output is determined by the quality of the input. Much of the logging being used is subpar, and there has been little industry incentive to fix […]


Cloud security, Mobile, Privacy protection, Security

Effective Data Security Begins With a Strong Tech Foundation

March 31, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

Data is the engine of the modern economy. Whether it consists of customer data, intellectual property, market insights or financial information, these types of sensitive data enable the most successful businesses to thrive. It’s no surprise, then, that securing that […]


Application security, Cloud security, Security

Do You Know Your Responsibilities When It Comes to Container Security?

March 24, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

As you migrate your enterprise to the public cloud or multicloud, you want to realize some of its inherent benefits regardless of what service model you utilize. Whether your goal is cost optimization, scalability or elasticity, the cloud can allow […]


Application security, Cloud security, Security

7 Spring Cleaning Tasks to Improve Data Security

March 20, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

This year, March 19 ushered in spring in the Northern Hemisphere — the first time since 1896 that the season has started so early. So why not take advantage of the season’s early arrival to do some spring cleaning, not […]


Cloud security, Security

Grow Your Business With an Evolving Cloud Security Strategy

March 17, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

We have all heard the castle-and-moat analogy to describe traditional centralized approaches to cybersecurity. As cloud security becomes increasingly important in the modern landscape, I think we should add one more component to the analogies we use to think about […]


Cloud security, Security

Uncertain Markets May Drive Cybersecurity Consolidation

March 17, 2020

Via: DataBreach Today

After a week of ups and downs, Wall Street took another plunge on Monday, bringing technology companies and cybersecurity firms along for the ride for what turned out to be one of the worst U.S. stock market days in history. […]


Cloud security, Security

Inadvertent Insider Threats Present a Unique Challenge to Organizations

March 13, 2020

Via: Security Intelligence

According to the recent X-Force Threat Intelligence Index 2020, more than 8.5 billion records were exposed due to breaches in 2019, of which 86 percent were due to misconfigured assets. These issues affected only half of the records breached in […]


Cloud security, Network security, Security

Cybersecurity Sector Faces Reckoning After Coronavirus Hits

March 10, 2020

Via: DataBreach Today

Monday is a day that Wall Street – and cybersecurity firms – are not likely to forget anytime soon. With the twin threats of COVID-19 spreading throughout the world and oil prices plummeting nearly 34 percent due to a dispute […]


Cloud security, Security

Unsecured databases continue leaking millions of records

March 6, 2020

Via: Help Net Security

UK ISP and telecom provider Virgin Media has confirmed on Thursday that one of its unsecured marketing databases had been accessed by on at least one occasion without permission (though the extent of the access is still unknown). The database, […]


Cloud security, Security

Posture management: Cloud security tools rise in wake of breaches

February 28, 2020

Via: CIO

High-profile breaches have sparked interest in an emerging class of security software. The technology, named cloud security posture management (CSPM), scours cloud environments and alerts staff to configuration issues and compliance risks, most of which stem from human error. Exhibit […]