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NEWS & INDUSTRY UPDATES

Cisco has patched critical and high severity authentication bypass, code execution, and file upload/download vulnerabilities in Data Center Network Manager. [Read More]
AWS launches VPC Traffic Mirroring, a new feature that allows users to capture and inspect network traffic from their Amazon EC2 instances. [Read More]
AWS announces general availability of Security Hub, a service that aggregates and prioritizes alerts from AWS and 30 third-party security tools. [Read More]
Real-time application behavior analytics, control, and protection provider TrueFort has raised $13.7 million in a Series A funding round. [Read More]
Cloud data protection and management provider Druva announced $130 million in new funding, which brings the total raised by the company to date to $328 million. [Read More]
Valtix emerges from stealth mode with a cloud-native network security platform and $14 million in initial funding. [Read More]
Cloudflare releases a new free API designed to help CAs securely issue certificates by ensuring that malicious actors cannot complete the domain control validation process via BGP hijacking and DNS spoofing attacks. [Read More]
Israel-based cloud visibility solutions provider Orca Security emerges from stealth mode with $6.5 million in seed funding. [Read More]
Unpatched vulnerabilities found in the rkt container runtime can be exploited by an attacker to escape the container and gain root access to the host. [Read More]
Palo Alto Network has agreed to acquire cloud security startups Twistlock and PureSec that it says will help extend its cloud security capabilities. [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Cloud Security

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Ashley Arbuckle's picture
What can you do to mitigate the risk you may be inadvertently introducing to your public cloud deployments?
Scott Simkin's picture
Clunky security approaches, pieced together from multiple vendors, result in a fragmented security environment where IT teams must manually correlate data to implement actionable security protections.
Ashley Arbuckle's picture
While it’s easy to deploy new IT services, many of the security tools and processes that we’ve used in our networks and data centers will not work in public clouds.
Travis Greene's picture
Maintaining consistent security controls across the entire hybrid IT environment is growing increasingly complex as more cloud services are adopted.
Scott Simkin's picture
While it's not possible to put a physical firewall in the cloud, security professionals must apply the same rigor to secure the cloud as they would the network or the endpoint.
Marie Hattar's picture
Without visibility, your security teams are more likely to over or under invest in your company’s security infrastructure. That is a big risk to take.
Ting-Fang Yen's picture
With the commoditization of cloud computing in recent years, fraudsters and cybercriminals alike have started to take advantage of public cloud services and dedicated/virtual hosting to conduct attacks.
Ashley Arbuckle's picture
Just like getting off the couch and into shape can be overwhelming, the same can be true for transitioning to the public cloud.
Ashley Arbuckle's picture
With more leading-edge IT capabilities available only in the cloud, companies that can migrate more of their applications accordingly stand to gain even greater agility, scalability, and efficiencies required for business success.
Travis Greene's picture
Shadow IT 2.0 is a symptom of a bigger problem – the inability to maintain digital competitive advantage due to the insufficient pace of code deployment.