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NEWS & INDUSTRY UPDATES

FireEye announces new solutions, capabilities, pricing and packaging models, and a partnership with Oracle [Read More]
McAfee announced two additions to its cloud security program, and published a new analysis of the corporate adoption of cloud services. [Read More]
Cloudflare launches Spectrum, a new service designed to extend the company’s DDoS and other protections to gaming, remote access, email and other services [Read More]
OPAQ Networks raises $22.5 million to accelerate growth and support go-to-market initiatives. Total raised to date is $43.5 million [Read More]
Container security firm StackRox raises $25 million in Series B funding round, bringing the total raised to date to over $39 million. Five other container security startups secured a total of over $100 million in the past years [Read More]
AWS launches new tools designed to help users manage firewalls, provision private certificates, and safely store and distribute credentials and other secrets [Read More]
VMware acquires threat detection and response firm E8 Security. This is the third cloud and security-related acquisition made by VMware in less than two months [Read More]
Cloud-managed IT firm Cisco Meraki launches public bug bounty program with rewards of up to $10,000 [Read More]
Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW) has agreed to acquire cloud security and compliance firm Evident.io for $300 million in cash. [Read More]
Luminate emerges from stealth with $14 million in funding and a platform that secures access to enterprise applications and resources in hybrid cloud environments [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Cloud Security

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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.
Scott Simkin's picture
Attackers have developed anti-VM analysis techniques to allow the malware to recognize when it is being run on a virtual machine and fail to execute, meaning the system or threat analytics cannot make a verdict determination or extract intelligence from the sample.