Four of five mining and metals companies globally, including in India, expect to increase their spending on digital technologies like Cloud computing …
At the OpenStack Summit Boston, security experts talked about cloud security misconceptions and what’s working well in cloud security today.
The shift to cloud computing hasn’t reduced the demand for end-point security because there are still a large number of organizations and individuals …
In the rush to embrace cloud computing, enterprises of all sizes can face serious stumbling blocks, including concerns about how to implement the …
Raymond explained that specifically in the case of OpenStack, Arista has an ML2 plugin that is used with OpenStack Neutron for cloud network …
Everyone—from children to adults, new hires to CEOs—engages in and consumes social media on a daily basis. Whether you’re an active user or …
Announced today, a new feature for Uber drivers will require a selfie photo before each shift to verify their identities. Real-Time ID Check aims to prevent fraudulent use of a driver’s account and provide customers with a greater sense of confidence in the ride-sharing company. “Driver account sharing or theft is a low-frequency problem right now, but when it happens it’s a high-severity thing for us so it makes sense to put our security resources on it,” Uber chief security officer Joe Sullivan told USA Today. “We’ve been testing this new system with tens of thousands of drivers in the past months,…
Following the news that information associated with 500 million user accounts was stolen from Yahoo’s network in 2014, please see below for …
Next week, New York State will begin a 45-day public comment period on its new financial industry cybersecurity regulation — and, so far, security experts have a favorable view of the proposal.
According to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, this is the first such
So, a lot of the content we’re delivering on “user group Sunday” is about the disruption, the change and the advantages [of cloud computing]. I’m not …
Hybrid cloud is coming of age and technologies and best practices are maturing. We collected our top resources on how to make hybrid clouds …
Although this is yet another self-serving report from a vendor, it’s a good opportunity for me to make sense of this information for everyone else.
First, the alternative to using the cloud is to leave the applications pretty much unprotected on premises.
Each Saturday we round up the news stories that we didn’t break or cover in depth at WIRED, but which deserve your attention nonetheless. The post
To support the cloud computing era and innovative new business models, the Enterprise Business Group also provides cloud computing-based data …
ZingBox, an Internet of Things security startup whose founders have ties to Cisco and Stanford University, is working on software that guards IoT devices from threats on the Internet.
The year-old company’s focus is upgrading routers and gateways with intelligence to detect when IoT devices are behaving abnormally, indicating that they might be compromised, says May Wang, CTO of the company and a co-founder who spent 14 years at Cisco in its office of the CTO where she was a principal architect.
Dr. Zhiqiang Lin, of the Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at UT Dallas, is working to advance the field of cloud computing, …
A fifth of all businesses will have deployed IoT-related security by the end of 2017, analyst Gartner thinks.
Dedicated digital security services that are committed to “protecting business initiatives using devices and services in the Internet of Things” will be in place by then, the research and advisory company says.
“The IoT redefines security,”
The now infamous Ashley Madison website has had a pretty successful run at helping its clientele be disloyal. So perhaps some would view it as poetic justice if the website became one of the most scandalous breaches in history at the hands of one of its own.
At least that is the
If true, the fact that the Ashley Madison breach was due to an internal, and not external, threat shouldn’t come as too big a surprise. Many IT security studies this year have pointed to the growing threat of insider data theft and corporate breaches.
Prior to the ISO certification, Google Drive has been certified as compliant with the SOC 2 and SOC 3 security standards for cloud computing.
The director of the NSA, Admiral Michael Rogers, just admitted at a Senate hearing that when Internet companies provide copies of encryption keys to law enforcement, the risk of hacks and data theft goes way up.
The government has been pressuring technology companies to provide the encryption keys that it can use to access data from suspected bad actors. The keys allow the government “front door access,” as Rogers has termed it, to secure data on any device, including cell phones and tablets.
Rogers made the statement in answer to a question from Senator Ron Wyden at the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing Thursday.
View the exchange in this
Security researchers have been saying for some time that the existence of multiple copies of encryption keys creates huge security vulnerabilities. But instead of heeding the advice and abandoning the idea, Rogers has suggested that tech companies deliver the encryption key copies
“The NSA chief Admiral Rogers today confirmed what encryption experts and data scientists have been saying all along: if the government requires companies to provide copies of encryption keys, that will only weaken data protection and open the door for malicious actors and hackers,” said Morgan Reed of the App Association in a note to VentureBeat.
Cybersecurity has taken center stage in the halls of power this week, as Chinese president Xi Jinping is in the U.S. meeting with
The Chinese government itself has been linked with various large data hacks on U.S. corporations and on U.S. government agencies. By some estimates, U.S. businesses lose $ 300 billion a year from Chinese intellectual property theft.
One June 2nd, the Senate
But the NSA has continued to push for increased latitude to access the data of private citizens, both foreign and domestic.
NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Proliferation of cloud computing in the market has been remarkable as benefits gained from cloud based …
Numerous federal agencies rely on
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Dome9 Security Introduces 1-Click Cloud Server Secure Access
Today there are more than 30 million cloud and virtual private servers in use, and most are vulnerable to attack because their built-in security stacks such as the host firewall are too difficult to manage. Dome9 makes cloud server security manageable …
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How to Build a Reliable Cloud for Legacy Apps
The easiest way to allow operationally simple applications to run on the cloud would be to improve the cloud and make it reliable. The advantage of pulling this off would be large. Right now companies have improved their server utilization …
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