Cloud Computing Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Security News
March 10, 2015
In a surprise move, Amazon Web services was able to patch a Xen hypervisor security flaw without a mass reboot of its EC2 infrastructure. So how did AWS pull it off?
November 05, 2014
With IBM Dynamic Cloud Security, Big Blue is shifting its entire security portfolio, from managed services to threat analytics, to the cloud.
October 09, 2014
After a Xen hypervisor flaw led several major cloud providers to reboot their host servers, experts say future cloud computing hypervisor security issues will likely cause further service disruptions.
September 02, 2014
CERN and the Cloud Security Alliance explain how federated identity management protects Helix Nebula, a European cloud platform that's running applications for such research projects as the Large Hadron Collider.
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