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Nirav Shah Products & Solutions Lead, Fortinet, | 11/5/2019
Most branch offices today still rely on a connection back to the core network for their access to applications and data. This tether-like connection ensures that end users have secure access to critical data center and central security resources. However, as more applications, data and workflows move to the cloud, relying on backhauling traffic through ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 10/17/2019
Palo Alto Network's Unit 42 has found the first cryptocurrency miner malware that spreads like a worm through the use of Docker (community edition) containers. They say that it has spread to more than 2,000 unsecured Docker hosts. They call it "Graboid" which refers to the 1990s movie Tremors which has giant sandworms that act in bursts.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 8/1/2019
ExtraHop customers in 2018 and the first weeks of 2019 took a look at some third-party supplied enterprise software's behavior and were not pleased when it would, unannounced, call home for its creators. ExtraHop took a further look and wrote a report about it. In its report, ExtraHop develops four case studies of how this sort of thing happens.
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Larry Loeb Author, | 7/30/2019
StackRox wants you to be thinking about containers. Since they secure containers and Kubernetes environments at scale, this is not surprising. But its report of how 392 respondents reacted to a survey on the state of containers may have some insight for everyone.
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Oliver Schonschek Security Now News Analyst, | 7/16/2019
Offering cloud services to European companies and users means obeying European Union (EU) legisation like GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and proving that data and access in the cloud is protected. If there is any doubt about this, success inside the European cloud market will prove elusive.
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Dan Reis SecurityNow Expert, | 7/9/2019
Organizations have clearly embraced the cloud to run major areas of their computing needs. As cloud adoption has progressed they have used it to increase their processing power by dispersing data center, hosted and local computing resources. Though this increase of cloud computing hasn't been a one-for-one replacement of traditional computing, it has ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 7/5/2019
Cohesity, of the UK, commissioned independent market research company Vanson Bourne to conduct a quantitative research study into mass data fragmentation, the impact it is having on organizations and the benefits which can be achieved by solving it. The research was carried out in early 2019. Nine hundred senior IT decision makers were interviewed, from ...
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Joe Vadakkan Global Practice Leader, Cloud Security, Optiv, | 5/8/2019
Serverless computing, or function-as-a-service (FaaS), is a new cloud paradigm gaining significant momentum in the developer world. At a high-level, serverless computing gives developers the ability to write code for a particular function and then deploy it in the cloud on platforms such as AWS Lambda and Microsoft Azure Functions. It brings the cloud ...
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Larry Loeb Author, | 5/3/2019
In the Ninth Annual Cost of Cybercrime Study, Accenture and Ponemon Institute say that they are analyzing the latest cost numbers of cybercrime to try and help leaders to better target security investments and resources. They interviewed 2,647 senior leaders from 355 companies and drew on the experience and expertise of the Accenture Security ...
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