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NEWS & INDUSTRY UPDATES

VMware patches critical SVGA code execution flaw and other vulnerabilities in ESXi, vCenter Server, Workstation and Fusion [Read More]
Mocana this week announced that it has verified the integration of its IoT Security Platform with the IoT cloud platforms of Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure IoT, and VMware. [Read More]
Cloud-based online storage service Autodesk A360 Drive has been recently abused as a malware delivery platform, according to Trend Micro. [Read More]
Details of thousands of U.S. military veterans and law enforcement officers looking for a job at an international security firm leaked online via unprotected AWS storage [Read More]
Google introduces the beta version of the App Engine firewall, a new security feature for its cloud platform [Read More]
Cisco adds end-to-end encryption, mobile device security for non-managed devices, and other capabilities to Spark collaboration platform [Read More]
Amazon launches Macie, a new service that helps AWS users discover, classify and protect sensitive data [Read More]
Public cloud environments are the most secure, according to data collected over an 18-month period by Alert Logic [Read More]
VMware patches hard-to-exploit DoS vulnerability in the NSX-V network virtualization solution [Read More]
A security issue related to a VMware API allows vSphere users with limited privileges to access the guest OS without authentication [Read More]

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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.
Marie Hattar's picture
To fully realize the benefit of the Public Cloud, it is vital that the same due diligence applied to a physical network is applied to a cloud-based infrastructure.
Ken McAlpine's picture
Dozens of isolated security tools and platforms, regardless of how relevant they are to new cloud-based networks, create their own problem.
Marie Hattar's picture
Given the security events over the past year, ,2017 will be the year in which many finally accept that network infrastructure and security will have to be rethought from the ground up.
David Holmes's picture
What are the possible threat vectors if you were doing a threat model assessment for any of cloud passwords management models?
Jim Ivers's picture
Organizations should fear security concerns when considering moving applications to the cloud. But they need to recognize that moving web applications to the cloud does not make them secure.