New & Notable
Cloud Computing Software as a Service (SaaS) Security News
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.
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.
July 25, 2017
G Suite security faced similar issues to Amazon Web Services, as misconfigured access permissions could have exposed sensitive information from hundreds of Google Groups.
February 22, 2017
Microsoft vows GDPR compliance in all cloud services when enforcement of the new EU data privacy regulation begins in May 2018, but companies still must take action to avoid fines.
Cloud Computing Software as a Service (SaaS) Security Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
Cloud computing is a general term for anything that involves delivering hosted services over the Internet. These services are broadly divided into three categories: Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and ... Continue Reading
The complexity of cloud computing requires a new approach to IT operations, and understanding the ins and outs of cloud ops is vital to maintaining secure cloud infrastructure. Continue Reading
Security plays a vital role in cloud operations. Test your knowledge of important concepts covered in Domain 5 of the CCSP exam, “Operations,” with this practice quiz. Continue Reading
Evaluate Cloud Computing Software as a Service (SaaS) Security Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
Is proxy-based security in the cloud right for you? Expert Ed Moyle looks at the benefits and drawbacks of using proxies for Office 365 and other cloud platforms. Continue Reading
Organizations have the necessary tools to protect data stored and processed in IaaS platforms. Learn why SaaS platform security remains a challenge from expert Rob Shapland. Continue Reading
Securing Office 365 properly requires addressing upfront any specific risks of a particular environment and taking advantage of the many security controls Microsoft offers. Continue Reading
Manage Cloud Computing Software as a Service (SaaS) Security
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
Visibility in cloud environments has proved challenging for information security executives tasked with protecting sensitive data and other assets. Continue Reading
Cloud access security brokers offer CISOs a way to set policy and gain better understanding of cloud services and data in use across the enterprise. Do these tools fill the gaps? Continue Reading
Mike Bartholomy of Western Union explains how the financial services company has embraced employee use of cloud services and how his team approves and secures these applications. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Cloud Computing Software as a Service (SaaS) Security Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
Your cloud-based data isn't as safe as you would think. Learn why and find out what you need to know to select the best cloud-based backup service for your SaaS applications. Continue Reading
A REST API vulnerability in Salesforce's Marketing Cloud service put users at risk of data disclosure. Learn how to detect cloud API vulnerabilities from expert Rob Shapland. Continue Reading
Security is a priority when moving communications to the cloud. Organizations must do their due diligence when evaluating cloud providers' UC security expertise. Continue Reading