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NEWS & INDUSTRY UPDATES

Microsoft’s first batch of patches for 2022 cover at least 97 security flaws, including a critical HTTP Protocol Stack bug described as “wormable.” [Read More]
Research shows the “Great Resignation” phenomenon is accompanied by a “Great Exfiltration” as people leave their jobs and take company data with them. [Read More]
Celebrated cryptographer Moxie Marlinspike is stepping down as chief executive at Signal, the encrypted messaging app he created more than a decade ago. [Read More]
The non-profit group says companies that ship open-source code should do much more to help with security audits and fixes. [Read More]
The U.K.’s National Health Service warns that an unknown threat actor is successfully hitting vulnerable VMWare Horizon servers with Log4j exploits. [Read More]
Researchers document a credential -stealing banking malware campaign exploiting Microsoft's digital signature verification. [Read More]
VMware ships patches for heap-overflow vulnerability that could lead to code execution attacks. [Read More]
Recorded Future snaps up SecurityTrails for a direct entry into the booming attack surface management business. [Read More]
The Goldman Sachs-owned startup formerly known as White Ops is planning on global expansion and new industry categories. [Read More]
Google expands push into the lucrative cybersecurity business with a new deal to acquire late-state SOAR startup Siemplify. [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Cloud Security

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Laurence Pitt's picture
Defense-in-depth encourages a review of all tools in place, ultimately defining a strategy to use everything available to create a layered security approach between users (or potential attackers) and applications/microservices in use.
Gordon Lawson's picture
Most cyber insurance providers are demanding that companies supply proof of their backup implementation in order to obtain an affordable policy.
Gordon Lawson's picture
Current cloud deployments pose significant risks that could be mitigated with minor changes to infrastructure procurement and access.
Laurence Pitt's picture
The flexible and secure nature of the cloud allows security and application teams to focus on defining strategy for the future rather than being consumed by the management of what is in place today.
William Lin's picture
The most common “new project” in identity nowadays is in Zero Trust. This concept has been evolving for years, and is building controls around an interesting premise: the idea that every resource will one day be internet-facing.
Gunter Ollmann's picture
In the merry-go-round world of InfoSec technologies and “what’s old is new again,” this year we should include Attack Surface Management with a dash of Continuous.
Tim Bandos's picture
Shifting to the cloud can be a radical but necessary change. There’s no denying the transition can be time consuming and costly upfront.
William Lin's picture
The combination of “shifting left” and “cloud security” is going to happen and be called “shifting everywhere.”
Gunter Ollmann's picture
Once live stomping around vendor-packed expo halls at security conferences returns, it is highly probable that “Virtual Analyst” will play a starring role in buzzword bingo.
Gunter Ollmann's picture
Managed security services are undergoing a timely and significant transformation, armed with new hyperscalable technology stacks, hybrid enterprise and cross-cloud protection complexities.