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Securing the cloud: Visibility, compliance and vulnerability management

In this Help Net Security podcast recorded at Black Hat USA 2019, Hari Srinivasan, Director of Product Management for Qualys, talks about the basics of securing your cloud. Here’s a transcript of


The Cloud, Outages and You: Who’s Responsible for What?

For many companies, cloud service providers offer a good deal. You get unlimited computing power, storage space, access to advanced services and platforms and more, all for a relatively reasonable


Solving Cloud Security Complexity With Visibility, Automation

There are two sides to every coin, as the old saying goes. It’s certainly the case with the cloud, as organizations of all sizes take advantage of the improved agility,

Industry Insights

Is Shadow IT Really the Perilous Threat It’s Made Out to Be?

While most managers likely believe that their adoption of cloud and SaaS tools are instrumental to their success, IT heads seem to want to rein in that enthusiasm. Many are

Cloud Vendor News

McAfee Makes Container Security Play With NanoSec Buy

McAfee has announced the acquisition of cloud security start-up NanoSec in a move designed to help reduce container-related risk for its customers and accelerate DevSecOps. Cupertino-based NanoSec is described as a pioneer in

Hardware/Network Software

Looking for answers at Black Hat 2019: 5 important cybersecurity issues

As Black Hat 2019 begins, the cybersecurity topics top of mind include network security platforms, threat detection/response services, new cloud security strategies, and clarification around security analytics. Judging by last


Cloud Security Alliance Releases New Threat List

Cloud Security Alliance has unveiled its Top Threats to Cloud Computing: Egregious Elevenreport, which lists the top 11 cybersecurity problems facing cloud computing users. It is the first major update to the


Top 10 Practices for Securing Cloud Workloads

Public cloud is one of the biggest challenges in every IT organization. While driving greater scalability, performance, and access for a competitive edge, it also introduces new security risks. More than just


Embracing the cloud and meeting its security demands

If you want to build a career in information security, there’s no shortage of diverse roles you can aim for. Whether you’ll end up doing that or something else will


4 Critical Elements Your Next Security Solution Must Have

Security is essential to the success of any digital business. But there’s one thing you can always count on: security-related incursions are inevitable. And the results can be devastating. Security