Data Security and Cloud Computing News
June 13, 2016
Symantec agreed to acquire Blue Coat Systems for $4.65 billion, with Blue Coat CEO Greg Clark taking over as new CEO of the combined company.
May 30, 2014
Security pros say infosec teams must be proactive on cloud security management to reduce risk related to rapid growth in enterprise cloud computing.
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.
February 24, 2014
At the 2014 CSA Summit, presidential cybersecurity advisor Richard Clarke said NSA monitoring efforts are negatively affecting U.S. cloud providers.
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Implementing data encryption controls in a cloud environment can be quite challenging for organizations using those services. Ed Moyle discusses the first two steps to implementing data security in the cloud. Continue Reading
Big data clusters require a different security model. Four common approaches can help security teams migrate beyond familiar RDBMS techniques, to the tools and processes required in new database environments. Continue Reading
Cloud-based storage introduces a number of risks, but banning these services outright is unlikely to generate the desired results. Continue Reading