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Lightspin has emerged from stealth mode with a cloud security platform and $4 million in seed funding. [Read More]
Canonical has published hardened LTS container images on Docker Hub, promising up to 10 years of security maintenance. [Read More]
AWS announces general availability of Network Firewall, a managed security service designed to help users protect virtual networks. [Read More]
Researchers have discovered a new hardware-based voltage manipulation attack against Intel SGX, but Intel does not plan on releasing patches as the attack requires full access to the targeted system. [Read More]
Cloud security company Menlo Security on Thursday announced that it has raised $100 million in a Series E funding round that values the firm at $800 million. [Read More]
Lucidum, an asset discovery startup that aims to eliminate blind spots in IT, cloud and security operations, launched on Friday with $4 million in seed funding. [Read More]
Container and Kubernetes security company StackRox has released KubeLinter, an open source tool designed to help users identify misconfigurations in Kubernetes deployments. [Read More]
Microsoft this week announced the availability of a new password spray detection for Azure AD Identity Protection customers. [Read More]
Palo Alto Networks has threatened legal action against Orca Security after the latter made a comparison between products from the two companies. [Read More]
A scan of 2,200 virtual appliance images revealed the existence of over 400,000 vulnerabilities, including in the appliances of major vendors. [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Cloud Security

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Alastair Paterson's picture
If it takes a whole village to raise a child, it takes a whole community of vendors and business partners to build a secure data environment.
Laurence Pitt's picture
“The Cloud Wars” may be dominating IT news headlines, but what does this phrase actually mean? And is it something that an enterprise needs to be concerned with?
Gunter Ollmann's picture
To the surprise of many, public cloud appears to be driving a renaissance in adoption and advancement of managed security service providers (MSSP).
Ashley Arbuckle's picture
With a holistic approach you can enable efficient segmentation across your infrastructure, identify anomalies faster by using process behavior deviations, and reduce your attack surface quickly.
Gunter Ollmann's picture
75 years may separate War World II from cloud SIEM, but we’re on the cusp of being able to apply the hard-earned learnings from Abraham Wald in our latest adversarial conflict – the cyberwar.
Preston Hogue's picture
This move to container-based development and agile methodologies has been great for innovation and iteration, but it’s also brought a massive shift in the application landscape with real impact on security teams.
Ashley Arbuckle's picture
Whatever form your move to the cloud takes, you need the right technologies and talent in place to ensure a secure transition.
Laurence Pitt's picture
The biggest truth about security in public cloud is that it provides security at scale. As a single organization, everything you do is at a scale of one.
John Maddison's picture
Analysis of a vendor’s underlying design and optimization approaches will enable you to select the solution that best meets your organization’s performance and budgetary requirements.
Ashley Arbuckle's picture
What can you do to mitigate the risk you may be inadvertently introducing to your public cloud deployments?