Cloud Computing Infrastructure as a Service IaaS Security
- June 27, 2019
AWS re:Inforce, the cloud provider's inaugural security conference, addressed the problems of misconfigurations and data exposures with new tools, like Control Tower.
- August 09, 2018
At Black Hat 2018, a Netflix security engineer introduced a new open source tool designed to more effectively monitor AWS credentials in large cloud environments, like Netflix's.
- November 28, 2017
In its first big post-Intel move, McAfee agreed to acquire Skyhigh Networks, a leading cloud access security broker, to strengthen its presence in the cloud security market.
- February 13, 2017
At RSA Conference 2017, Skyhigh Networks explained how it expanded its cloud access security broker model to include IaaS platforms and custom enterprise applications.
- June 28, 2016
New Cloud Security Alliance research shows growing fatigue with security alerts and endpoint agents, as well as growing adoption of IaaS and positive signs for Microsoft Azure.
- April 28, 2016
Chase Cunningham of Armor spoke with SearchCloudSecurity at RSA Conference 2016 about the value of secure cloud hosting services, threat intelligence and more.
- March 02, 2016
Cloud access security brokers are dominating the cloud security conversation at this year's RSA Conference. Here's what vendors are saying about CASBs.
- March 02, 2016
Trend Micro's Mark Nunnikhoven said enterprises are often forced to deploy distinct cloud security controls for each type of service they deploy, making security unmanageable.
- April 21, 2015
Amazon, Google, Microsoft and others discussed a range of cloud security issues during a panel discussion at RSA Conference 2015.
- March 10, 2015
In a surprise move, Amazon Web services was able to patch a Xen hypervisor security flaw without a mass reboot of its EC2 infrastructure. So how did AWS pull it off?
- November 05, 2014
With IBM Dynamic Cloud Security, Big Blue is shifting its entire security portfolio, from managed services to threat analytics, to the cloud.
- October 09, 2014
After a Xen hypervisor flaw led several major cloud providers to reboot their host servers, experts say future cloud computing hypervisor security issues will likely cause further service disruptions.
- September 02, 2014
CERN and the Cloud Security Alliance explain how federated identity management protects Helix Nebula, a European cloud platform that's running applications for such research projects as the Large Hadron Collider.
- 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.
- December 09, 2013
Nation-states are turning their attacks toward the cloud. One expert explains why he believes security automation is the only viable defense tactic.
- March 26, 2013
A study by Alert Logic downplays cloud security concerns when compared to traditional IT infrastructure, but indicates Web app attacks are a problem.
- November 28, 2012
Speaking at the company's first user conference, Amazon Web Services CISO Stephen Schmidt said security in the cloud is a shared responsibility.
- November 22, 2011
One mistake by a developer could expose an organization’s AWS infrastructure, security researcher says.
- November 01, 2011
Compliance practitioners are more confident in cloud security than IT pros, study finds.
- October 27, 2011
Amazon says vulnerabilities were fixed and no customers were affected.
- October 05, 2011
New service offers alternative to client-side encryption for Amazon’s storage service.
- September 22, 2011
Company’s cloud security architect talks about advantages over data center model.
- August 02, 2011
Security researchers detected large volume of the bank Trojan on Amazon’s cloud storage service.
- June 28, 2011
Cloud giant makes it clear the onus is on customers when it comes to HIPAA, GLBA and other regulations.
- June 23, 2011
Study shows that many AWS users are disregarding security and creating cloud vulnerabilities.
- June 10, 2011
AWS customers can use the on-demand service to test the security of their cloud deployments.
- May 16, 2011
CSA Executive Director Jim Reavis reflects on the recent cloud provider outages.
- April 28, 2011
Ponemon survey of cloud service providers shows little focus or spending on security
- March 22, 2011
Mario Santana, vice president of secure information services, talks about security risks unique to the cloud, how Terremark addresses them, and how it responds to subpoenas.
- April 22, 2009
The non-profit Cloud Security Alliance says its comprehensive report serves as the starting point for a broader discussion on cloud computing security issues.
- August 19, 2008
Indianapolis-based BlueLock LLC uses Check Point's virtual firewall appliance to secure its VMware infrastructure.