Most businesses use the cloud for at least some applications - collaboration, email, backups and disaster recovery. And many more plan to in the next 12 months. According to "Orchestrating Security in the Cloud," a SANS survey, 40 percent of businesses store or process sensitive data in the cloud. But is it safe from...
Cloud Access Security Brokers are the flavor of the season in cloud security. The value proposition is immense - enabling the enterprise to extend and enforce policies beyond the perimeter effectively. Let's take a closer look.
Security researchers have demonstrated in a lab setting an information-stealing attack against Amazon Web Services users. But Amazon says its customers "using current software and following security best practices are not impacted by this situation."
The Windows 10 Home edition being released by Microsoft includes on-by-default cloud services that may pose "bring your own device" risks to organizations, F-Secure security expert Sean Sullivan warns.
Join Brad Zehring from Centrify as he explores use cases for the modern enterprise and demonstrates how privileged identity management as a service delivers:
Secure access for remote employees
Controlled access for outsourced IT (without managing more identities)
Centralized management of privileged identities...
With enterprises now taking to the cloud in the APAC region, it's important to learn security lessons from western counterparts, says Cloud Security Alliance CEO Jim Reavis. He offers insights on dealing with risks and legacy IT.
RSA Conference Asia Pacific and Japan, which wrapped up last week, was a successful reflection of this region's hottest security topics. Here are some of my own observations, as well as feedback from the attendees.
Cisco announced plans to pay $635 million to purchase cloud security firm OpenDNS to better secure the "Internet of Everything." OpenDNS says the acquisition will leave its products and personnel intact.
(ISC)Â² and the Cloud Security Alliance have unveiled a new cloud security professional certification designed to measure advanced competence. Will training for the certification help professionals gain a better understanding of cloud security?
Mattel will sell a cloud-connected $75 "Hello Barbie" doll that can "listen" to what kids are saying and talk back. But security experts warn that anything that connects to the Internet can - and will - be hacked.
When IT veteran Branden Spikes founded his own company devoted to isolating browsers from attacks, he thought building the technology would be the top challenge. The venture capital community proved him wrong.