Cloud Computing Software as a Service (SaaS) Security News
November 24, 2015
After acquiring two cloud access security brokers this year, Blue Coat Systems has united CASB capabilities with its Web gateway security technology under a new cloud security strategy.
November 10, 2015
After acquiring Perspecsys this summer, Blue Coat Systems makes another CASB deal for Elastica to further strengthen its cloud security presence.
October 28, 2015
Intel Security unexpectedly moved several McAfee SaaS endpoint and email security products to end of life just prior to announcing a new corporate strategy this week.
September 30, 2015
Skyhigh Networks' patented method for providing cloud access security broker services uses a reverse proxy mode to provide authentication and policy controls.
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The growth of CASBs has prompted the CSA and CipherCloud to team up to form the Cloud Security Open API Working Group. Expert Dave Shackleford explains the purpose and benefits of the group. Continue Reading
A cloud security strategy is critical for financial organizations, but many in the industry are dragging their feet. Expert Dave Shackleford explains why. Continue Reading
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Though few enterprises have one, a cloud change management policy can be a lifesaver when confronted with transitions and security risks. Continue Reading
A report from Adallom highlights the lack of SaaS security in enterprises, but expert Dave Shackleford has ways to take back the cloud and lessen the risks, such as enhanced cloud app security. Continue Reading
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Kamal Shah of SkyHigh Networks talks with SearchSecurity about the rapid adoption of shadow cloud apps and services in the enterprise. Continue Reading
Despite their appeal, hybrid cloud apps come with a number of security risks. Expert Dan Sullivan explains what the challenges are and how to prevent them. Continue Reading
Cloud-based application security is becoming an increasingly prevalent concern. Uncover three key best practices for preventing security breaches. Continue Reading