Cloud Data Storage Encryption and Data Protection Best Practices
- June 28, 2019
UpGuard security researchers found publicly exposed Amazon S3 buckets from data management firm Attunity, which included company credentials and data from enterprise clients.
- June 03, 2019
With its latest release, McAfee intends to improve Amazon RDS security and prevent cyberattacks with its new McAfee Database Security suite of cloud security products.
- May 22, 2019
Google disclosed two separate incidents in which G Suite passwords were stored insecurely, and in one of those incidents, the passwords were stored improperly for 14 years.
- February 01, 2018
A new study on cloud data security provides insights into the shaken confidence in the cloud. Despite its increased use, payment and customer data still appears to be at risk.
- July 19, 2017
Following a number of data leaks related to improper AWS S3 bucket policies, Amazon has begun sending warning emails to users with public permissions.
- September 12, 2016
Cloud POS provider Lightspeed reports a 'security incident,' reminds customers to change passwords and developers to implement OAuth 2.0 for improved authentication.
- August 08, 2016
At Black Hat 2016, Fireglass researchers demonstrated how attackers can take advantage of AWS account jumping and abuse CloudTrail to hide their presence.
- July 15, 2016
The U.S. Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Microsoft regarding a controversial email privacy case with the U.S. government that involves data stored in an offshore data center.
- May 20, 2016
RSA Security's Rashmi Knowles spoke with SearchCloudSecurity about how new ransomware attacks are targeting cloud service providers and what enterprises can do about it.
- March 01, 2016
During a panel discussion at RSA Conference 2016, representatives from top cloud providers such as Google and Microsoft discussed the legal battle between Apple and the FBI over encrypted data.
- 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.
- November 06, 2015
Dropbox stepped up its security offerings this week with the introduction of Dropbox Enterprise and several new cloud security controls for business customers.
- October 23, 2015
The negative effects of U.S. government surveillance have put cloud providers in a tough spot and left security vendors scrambling for better privacy protections.
- October 01, 2015
Brian Krebs, Art Coviello and Kris Lovejoy tackle government conflicts and cybersecurity shortcomings at the Privacy. Security. Risk. 2015 event.
- September 25, 2015
Former RSA chairman Art Coviello said the U.S. government and cybersecurity industry need to work together to solve growing issues around cloud security and privacy.
- June 19, 2015
A new report from Netskope finds copious DLP violations in enterprises' cloud apps due to insufficient cloud storage security.
- June 16, 2015
LastPass, a cloud-based password manager, disclosed that it had suffered a data breach and that customer email addresses, password hashes and other information were compromised.
- June 08, 2015
A new study from cloud access security broker Elastica shows a growing amount of shadow data is leaking out of enterprises via cloud services.
- June 02, 2015
Symantec looks to strengthen cloud security presence by launching Data Loss Prevention 14 and teaming up with Box.
- May 28, 2015
A vulnerability in a cloud sync application was disclosed this week that could allow hackers to gain control of OS X systems.
- February 18, 2015
After nearly three years, the Symantec Certified Professional-Cloud Security certification has been discontinued due to a lack of adoption, causing observers to question Symantec's cloud security strategy.
- February 10, 2015
Box will give enterprise cloud data storage customers the ability to control and store their own encryption keys through its new Enterprise Key Management service.
- February 04, 2015
New research by CipherCloud shows that majority of enterprises don't know extent of unsanctioned cloud usage by their employees.
- January 30, 2015
According to a new patent application, Apple is looking to expand its Touch ID biometric verification system through the cloud. But will the biometric data be secure?
- December 16, 2014
Microsoft's refusal to give the U.S. government customer emails stored in Ireland will likely have implications for enterprise cloud data privacy and security.
- November 01, 2012
Managing information, providing strong access controls and setting up appropriate data destruction policies are a challenge, experts say.
- August 31, 2012
CSA will work with Fujitsu Laboratories of America on best practices, standards for securing big data.
- April 20, 2011
Companies moving legacy applications to a cloud environment need to account for a different threat model, loss of control.