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  • September 19, 2016 19 Sep'16

    Oracle acquires cloud access security broker Palerra

    At its OpenWorld Conference in San Francisco, Oracle announced an agreement to acquire cloud access security broker startup Palerra to get into the CASB market.

  • September 14, 2016 14 Sep'16

    Cloud ransomware continues to rise, Netskope reports

    Netskope cloud report reveals growth in threat from cloud ransomware as infected enterprises average 26 files carrying malware, over half of infected files shared publicly.

  • September 12, 2016 12 Sep'16

    Cloud POS provider Lightspeed reports security incident

    Cloud POS provider Lightspeed reports a 'security incident,' reminds customers to change passwords and developers to implement OAuth 2.0 for improved authentication.

  • September 08, 2016 08 Sep'16

    Dropbox breach may be fueling phishing campaigns

    Phishing campaigns appear to be gearing up as email addresses and hashed passwords for more than 68 million Dropbox accounts circulate on dark web sites.

  • September 01, 2016 01 Sep'16

    Dropbox passwords breach exposed 68 million users

    Confirming that 68 million Dropbox passwords were exposed in 2012, the cloud provider continued to urge users to update their credentials and enable two-factor authentication.

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  • August 31, 2016 31 Aug'16

    Ping: Distributed ledgers are the future of identity security

    SearchCloudSecurity's interview with Ping Identity CEO Andre Durand explores how distributed ledgers can be used for identity and access management.

  • August 30, 2016 30 Aug'16

    Ping: It's time to address obstacles for identity as a service

    Ping Identity CEO Andre Durand talks with SearchCloudSecurity about the benefits of identity as a service as well as the issues holding back greater enterprise adoption of IDaaS.

  • August 30, 2016 30 Aug'16

    Users urged to change Dropbox passwords and enable 2FA

    Cloud storage provider warns longtime users that it's time to change Dropbox passwords, as a precaution, after discovering an old set of Dropbox credentials was exposed -- in 2012.

  • August 08, 2016 08 Aug'16

    Fireglass demonstrates techniques to beat AWS CloudTrail

    At Black Hat 2016, Fireglass researchers demonstrated how attackers can take advantage of AWS account jumping and abuse CloudTrail to hide their presence.

  • July 15, 2016 15 Jul'16

    Microsoft wins email privacy court battle with U.S. government

    The U.S. Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Microsoft regarding a controversial email privacy case with the U.S. government that involves data stored in an offshore data center.

  • July 13, 2016 13 Jul'16

    Cloud apps failing EU GDPR privacy regulation compliance so far

    Cloud apps and cloud customers face challenges in complying with the EU GDPR as the new data protection regulation is set to take effect in less than two years.

  • June 30, 2016 30 Jun'16

    Cisco acquires cloud access security broker CloudLock for $293 million

    Cisco made a big move to increase its cloud security business with a $293 million acquisition of CloudLock, a startup in the cloud access security broker space.

  • June 28, 2016 28 Jun'16

    CSA report shows frustrations with security alerts, endpoint agents

    New Cloud Security Alliance research shows growing fatigue with security alerts and endpoint agents, as well as growing adoption of IaaS and positive signs for Microsoft Azure.

  • June 24, 2016 24 Jun'16

    IAM security heightened by cyberterrorism, nation-state attack concerns

    At the 2016 Cloud Identity Summit, security experts discussed how fears of nation-state attackers and APT groups are spurring a renewed focus on identity and access management.

  • June 07, 2016 07 Jun'16

    Frank Abagnale: No technology can beat a social engineering attack

    SearchCloudSecurity talks with Frank Abagnale of Catch Me If You Can fame about the dangers of cybercrime and his work with the FBI as well as a new security startup.

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