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Cloud Computing Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Security News
August 13, 2014
Amazon Web Services has added multifactor authentication to its WorkSpaces cloud desktop service, the first step in a larger effort to bolster AWS security.
August 06, 2014
At Black Hat 2014, a researcher showed how AWS cloud security flaws and misconfigurations can have devastating consequences for AWS customers that don't take security seriously.
July 15, 2014
Exclusive: The co-founder of One More Cloud explains how an old AWS API key was used to take down the company's services, and the hard lessons learned.
July 08, 2014
Following the collapse of an AWS-based cloud hosting provider, experts say enterprises should prioritize use of multifactor authentication.
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