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Public Cloud Computing Security News
May 07, 2014
A Netskope report shows a flood of cloud security policy exceptions commonly thwart rogue cloud app security controls.
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.
December 06, 2013
As business demands and rogue users introduce cloud computing security risks into many enterprises, infosec pros understand they must be enablers.
April 26, 2013
In response to growing SMB cloud security issues, the Cloud Security Alliance announced a new working group and membership level focused on SMBs.
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