January 14, 2015 Added by:Kevin L. Jackson
With all the news these days about cyberterrorism and hacking the cloud may seem like the last place you would want to put your precious information.
January 05, 2015 Added by:Thu Pham
Every organization, regardless of size, is comprised of a variety of sensitive data - from HR and payroll handling medical, financial and personally identifiable employee data to your precious intellectual property. And each of these data types can be sold for a price on the black market, making them valuable to attackers financially as well as for blackmail purposes.
January 05, 2015 Added by:Paul Lipman
The emergence of smart, integrated, cloud-based security services will enable a transformation from an alert-centric to an intelligence-centric approach to security. This will vastly enhance the Chief Information Security Officer's (CISO’s) visibility and ultimately deliver substantial improvements in the robustness of the overall security posture.
December 05, 2014 Added by:Paul Lipman
The cloud has been widely hailed as the most disruptive force in modern business. Indeed, the world is in the midst of fundamentally profound transformations, enabled by the cloud, in the ways in which we access and interact with data and applications. Unfortunately, the security industry has not kept pace with these transformational trends, necessitating an equally profound change in the way we s...
December 03, 2014 Added by:Steve Durbin
Despite the undeniable corporate and consumer interest, the security and privacy implications of cloud and mobile connected devices are concerning many security professionals. Countless organizations are still playing catch up – Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) polices are only starting to be embedded, reviewed and updated. IT departments are overwhelmed with the amount of devices entering the workp...
November 05, 2014 Added by:Steve Durbin
Password-based authentication is easy and familiar for customers, and is initially inexpensive for organizations to deploy at scale. But, while password-based authentication may be appropriate in some instances, it is no longer suitable for the wide range of services where it is currently being used.
September 22, 2014 Added by:John Hawkins
Many IT decision makers feel pressure to adopt the cloud for the sake of not being left behind. But moving to the cloud is usually easier said than done.
September 03, 2014 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
The first European edition of Suits and Spooks, the cyber security conference that brings together decision makers and influential thought leaders in the industry, will be held in London on September 12.
August 13, 2014 Added by:Kevin L. Jackson
A recent article Inc.com article claimed that the percentage of U.S. small businesses using cloud computing is expected to more than double during the next six years, from 37 percent to nearly 80 percent.
July 23, 2014 Added by:Gilad Parann-Nissany
Full disk encryption is becoming more and more popular in cloud settings, and some of the smaller clouds like Google Compute Engine have supported it for a while. Amazon is a bit late to this game, and should lead the way in enabling customer control of encryption keys.
June 23, 2014 Added by:CipherCloud
The cloud is great, and the cloud is here to stay. But to enable a successful, secure cloud deployment, you'll need to rethink your existing security strategy.
April 12, 2014 Added by:Gilad Parann-Nissany
The NSA is powerful: they watch, they listen, they collect data. In cases of national security, perhaps this is a good method to catch terrorists. In cases of private business data, there is a way to block the NSA from getting to your sensitive information: strong data encryption.
March 31, 2014 Added by:Gilad Parann-Nissany
Any company or individual using cloud services today should encrypt data in addition to their firewall, anti-virus and other security measures. Incidentally, it is also encouraged by regulation in several sensitive sectors, notably businesses in the health industry under HIPAA patient and data privacy laws and the payment card industry under PCI DSS standards.
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