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Cloud infrastructure operators should quickly patch VMware Cloud Director flaw

Left unpatched, this command injection flaw could allow attackers to take control of a virtualized cloud infrastructure.

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Use of cloud collaboration tools surges and so do attacks

Some industries have seen increases in cloud-related threat events rise as much as 1,350% since the COVID-19 crisis began.

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6 ways to be more secure in the cloud

If you rely on multiple or hybrid cloud environments to support business processes, you need to be as vigilant protecting data and applications as when they resided on premises.

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Cloud configuration drift leaves organizations open to attack, research finds

Undocumented cloud configuration changes, whether done by attackers or for legitimate business reasons, present a significant security threat.

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Volterra provides protected, distributed clouds for almost any application or network

The Volterra platform still seems a bit like a work in progress, but the core components are there and ready for companies that want to finally start consolidating their cloud and network management tools and devices.

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Rowhammer memory attacks close in on the real world

This theoretical security problem is becoming all too real. Expect to see a major Rowhammer security exploit within the next year as attackers tap GPUs, FPGAs and more to accelerate the process. Here's how to protect yourself.

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Episode 7: Security in a time of crisis

Podcast Episode 7: Listen now as Christopher Burgess, a writer and speaker on security issues and former senior security adviser to Cisco, discusses the risk from the scramble to move to remote work at scale.

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5 standout products from RSA 2020

2020 will be remembered as the year the human element finally came to security.

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Infrastructure-as-code templates are the source of many cloud infrastructure weaknesses

A new report shows a high percentage of IaC template misconfigurations in cloud deployments that leave them vulnerable to attack.

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How Adobe monitors cloud deployments to control shadow IT

Keeping an eye on your cloud deployments is key to preventing yet another data breach. Adobe's MAVLink program does just that.

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Why multicloud security is your next big challenge

Companies deploy an average of three to five different cloud services. With an increased emphasis on security and regulatory compliance, the capability to manage these disparate systems is crucial.

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5 ways to improve your security posture in 2020

What will shape the cybersecurity conversation in 2020? Only time will tell, but following these five trends will help you rise to new challenges.

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Review: How Fugue protects cloud assets

The Fugue platform fills a critical need, bringing infrastructure and security compliance protection to the cloud.

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Review: How DivvyCloud protects cloud deployments

Keep your cloud instances in compliance throughout their lifecycle — regardless of the type of cloud, the technology or the vendor.

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5 security operations and analytics trends to watch in 2020

Look for more integration, an increasing focus on risk management, and greater use of the public cloud.

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3 cloud security ‘hacks’ to consider today

Keeping your cloud deployments secure is a full-time job. Here are a few shortcuts that make your cloud security better and your life easier

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How to evaluate a CASB

All cloud access security brokers share core functionality, but they deliver it differently and they all have unique feature sets. Here's what you need to know before buying one.

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Review: How NeuVector protects containers throughout their lifecycle

Most traditional security products have very little visibility into containers running in the cloud. NeuVector protects containers from within the containerized environment.

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