Who’s really responsible for cloud security?

Read Colby Proffitt’s article about who should be responsible for cloud security on GCN : It’s been seven years since the Office of Management and Budget mandated that federal agencies adopt a cloud-first policy, yet it’s no surprise this major change is still a work in progress. While the cloud brings benefits, security remains a […]

Can the cloud cure IoT security problems?

Read Gur Shatz’s article about how cloud services can be used for Internet of Things security on Tech Target : The cloud has made deploying servers easy and taken much of the complexity out of application delivery. Now, it will face its next challenge: rescuing the internet of things from itself. Read his full article here.

Big Questions to Ask About Security in the Cloud

Read about the questions every business should ask about cloud security according to Srivats Ramaswami on Infosec Magazine : Manufacturers deal with sensitive data every day: test and quality data, warranty information, device history records, and especially the engineering specifications for a product are highly confidential. Read his full article here.

A closer look at hybrid cloud security challenges

Most enterprises face major challenges when managing security across their hybrid enterprise networks both during and after cloud migrations, according to AlgoSec. Read about the new report by AlgoSec which reveals that majority of companies have significant concerns about cyberattacks and breaches in hybrid cloud environments on Help Net Security.

A lack of cloud skills could cost companies money

A poll from Europe finds two in three IT decision makers say their organization is losing out on revenue because their firm lacks specific cloud expertise. The report, compiled by cloud hosting provider Rackspace and the London School of Economics, polled 950 IT decision makers and 950 IT pros. Read more about the new report compiled […]

One-Third of Businesses Can’t Keep Up with Cloud Security

The growth of cloud and container environments is causing major problems for one-third of organizations who report they cannot keep up with changes in customers’ security and compliance requirements. Read about the new Threat Stack and the Enterprise Strategy Group’s “Cloud Security Report 2017: Security at Speed and Scale” report which reveals 57% of 167 respondents […]

GDPR has businesses worried about cloud services

More than nine in ten (93 per cent) of companies worry about storing their data in the cloud, once GDPR kicks in, new research has claimed. A report from cloud solutions provider Calligo polling 500 IT decision-makers in companies with more than 100 employees, found than 91 per cent of respondents worry how the new rules […]

The Decentralized Cloud And The Future Of Data Are Here

Read Brett Kotas’ article about why decentralized cloud is good for organisations on Influencive : In light of the recent Equifax hack, exposing over 143 million Americans confidential information, one must ask, can we really trust these giant corporations with our most sensitive data? Read his full article here.

10 Major Cloud Storage Security Slip-Ups (So Far) this Year

One of many concerning security trends from 2017 is the accidental exposure of cloud data via misconfigured Simple Storage Service (S3) buckets from Amazon Web Services. This year has been marked with several data leaks from major organizations, most recently Accenture. Read/see the slideshow explaining the 10 major cloud storage security slip-ups in 2017 on […]

New Report Warns Careless Cloud Storage Use Has Security Consequences

More than half of organizations using cloud storage services like AWS S3 have inadvertently exposed one or more service to the public, according to new research released by cloud security company RedLock. Read more about the new report by RedLock which reveals that 81 percent of organizations are not managing host vulnerabilities in the public cloud […]