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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.
May 30, 2014
Security pros say infosec teams must be proactive on cloud security management to reduce risk related to rapid growth in enterprise cloud computing.
April 25, 2014
A new report shows the volume of cloud attacks is rising, as attack types traditionally associated with on-premises environments migrate with users.
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The Cloud Controls Matrix is a baseline set of security controls created by the Cloud Security Alliance to help enterprises assess the risk associated with a cloud computing provider. Continue Reading
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Developing a secure API design in a cloud environment can be challenging. Expert Dejan Lukan explains what enterprises need to remember when building a secure API. Continue Reading
The Microsoft Office 365 security features are robust, but may not offer the granularity some enterprises need. Expert Dave Shackleford reviews the security pros and cons of Microsoft's cloud-based productivity suite. Continue Reading
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Emerging cloud attacks threaten cloud data security by exploiting the gap between enterprise controls and provider transparency. Continue Reading
Expert Dave Shackleford explains how new cloud firewall management and automation tools can be harnessed to better monitor systems and enact rules. Continue Reading
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This introduction to cloud forensics explores the challenges of collecting cloud network forensic data and finding a provider to support the process. Continue Reading
Security expert Ed Moyle explains the CSA STAR certification program and how enterprises can use it to improve cloud provider security evaluations. Continue Reading
Expert Ed Moyle analyzes five key cloud computing security concerns vexing enterprises and the emerging products that are attempting to address them. Continue Reading