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March 04, 2016
Several CISOs discussed why cloud access security brokers are imperative to their respective enterprises during a panel discussion at RSA Conference 2016.
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.
February 01, 2016
What companies and cloud security products do organizations consider when they see to reduce their cloud vulnerabilities?
January 28, 2016
An advocacy group representing cloud providers such as Hewlett Packard Enterprise and IBM has criticized FedRAMP and called on the government to fix the cloud certification program.
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The Consensus Assessments Initiative Questionnaire (CAIQ) is a survey provided by the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) for cloud consumers and auditors to assess the security capabilities of a cloud service provider. Continue Reading
Cloud computing is a general term for the delivery of hosted services over the internet. Continue Reading
A shared responsibility model is a cloud security framework that dictates the security obligations of a cloud computing provider and its users to ensure accountability. Continue Reading
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Whether you're accessing (or operating) the cloud from Miami, Milan or Mumbai, you need to ensure those services meet regional cloud security standards and legal requirements. Continue Reading
Cloud providers may advertise their apps as secure, but it’s up to enterprises to validate those claims and confirm adherence to a secure development lifecycle. Continue Reading
AWS now operates as its own CA. What are the potential risks of the new Amazon certificate authority services? Expert Dave Shackleford outlines the pros and cons of this new setup. Continue Reading
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With compliance as a service, organizations can lean more heavily on their cloud providers to ensure adherence with certain regulations -- but not without some risk. Continue Reading
Moving to a multi-tenant cloud environment can be daunting, but many of the usual risks are legacy issues. Expert Rob Shapland discusses what to know before moving. Continue Reading
Enterprises should consider a cloud security policy in the wake of more services moving to the cloud. Expert Mike Chapple examines how IT security standards can be reworked. Continue Reading
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Shadow IT can create compliance and security issues, as well as increase cloud costs. Take back control with these best practices for cloud inventory management. Continue Reading
With numerous security standards and certifications available, evaluating a cloud provider can be tricky. Expert Dan Sullivan explains what to look for during evaluation. Continue Reading
The increased use of cloud applications has caused a parallel increase in shadow data loss. Expert Dan Sullivan explains how to prevent the risk. Continue Reading