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November 19, 2014
Newly announced Amazon Web Services security features include an encryption key management service intended to boost cloud security and strengthen appeal of AWS to enterprises.
September 19, 2014
Internet radio company Pandora explains how it found a strategy to embrace shadow IT and still secure cloud app usage within the company.
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 18, 2014
The Cloud Security Alliance has updated its Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM) and Consensus Assessments Questionnaire (CAIQ) to help enterprises standardize cloud provider security assessments.
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The Consensus Assessments Initiative Questionnaire (CAIQ) is a survey provided by the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) for cloud consumers and auditors to assess the security capabilities of a cloud provider. Continue Reading
Calculating and monitoring cloud resiliency is critical to preventing cloud downtime or lessening its effects. Expert Ed Moyle discusses the two main steps to start reducing cloud concerns. Continue Reading
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While the interest in desktop as a service has grown, there are a number of security concerns enterprises should also be aware of. Expert Ed Moyle discusses the risks and rewards of desktop as a service. Continue Reading
This Security School covers the latest in cloud security providers and in-house IaaS, outlining how enterprises can get the most out of both options. Continue Reading
Cloud providers are expanding their log and event management offerings to meet enterprise needs. Expert Dave Shackleford discusses the changes in the CSP marketplace and details five of today's vendors to consider during evaluation. Continue Reading
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This IaaS management quiz will test what you have learned from the tip, videos and podcast in this Cloud Security School. Continue Reading
While using the cloud for identity and access management can simplify the task, it is critical to consider a number of factors when implementing cloud IAM products and services. Expert Dave Shackleford explains. Continue Reading
Finding the cloud-based identity and access management services and providers that meet your enterprise's needs can be challenging. Dave Shackleford offers the inside scoop on some of today's top cloud provider's IAM offerings. Continue Reading
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Expert Dave Shackleford explains how new cloud firewall management and automation tools can be harnessed to better monitor systems and enact rules. Continue Reading
Expert Dave Shackleford details cloud storage access control measures that should be in place internally and at storage provider environments. Continue Reading
This introduction to cloud forensics explores the challenges of collecting cloud network forensic data and finding a provider to support the process. Continue Reading