Cloud adoption is rapidly growing, and cloud-enabled organizations are experiencing an influx of new security requirements as a result. On top of these demands, they still need to protect their cloud applications and give users secure access to the cloud.
With the common framework a SASE provides, organizations...
As organizations adopt the cloud, new requirements for protecting and enabling mobile users are emerging. For years, the standard tool for mobile users was remote access VPN. In fact, for many people, "remote access" and "VPN" are synonymous.
However, with the number of applications and workloads moving to the...
The distributed workforce, combined with the need to modernize and improve operational efficiency, has reframed digital transformation priorities and introduced new areas of risk to today's enterprise. In light of ongoing macroeconomic demands, the CISO is facing increasing pressure to deliver value.
Banking institutions are seeing a significant spike in multi-channel financial crimes. But Duncan Ash and Julio Gomez of Splunk say data and analytics can be key differentiators in the effort to protect sensitive financial data.
An unsecured Amazon Web Services database belonging to India's Dr Lal Path Labs, which offers diagnostic testing, exposed approximately 50 GB of patient data, including notes related to the results of COVID-19 tests, according to a security researcher.
Most mid-sized to large enterprises have already moved some of their infrastructure,
data, and workloads into the cloud for better agility, efficiency, and cost savings.
To make cloud transformations as efficient and successful as possible, companies must
remain secure and compliant throughout. And there are three...
A new malware variant dubbed Black-T developed by the hacker group TeamTnT targets exposed Docker daemon APIs to perform scanning and cryptojacking operations, according to researchers at Palo Alto Networks' Unit 42.
In this year of accelerated transformation, many enterprises have adopted and adapted to software-defined networking. Daniel Schrader of Fortinet and Daniel Cooke of Vandis discuss how they have partnered to empower networking transformation.
McAfee is set to become a public company once again, with the cybersecurity firm filing for an IPO with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to trade under "MCFE" on the Nasdaq Stock Market. Separately, Ivanti announced that it would buy security firms MobileIron and Pulse Secure.
Microsoft removed 18 apps from its Azure cloud platform that were being used by hackers as part of their command-and-control infrastructure. The threat group, called Gadolinium, was abusing the infrastructure to launch phishing email attacks, Microsoft researchers say.
TikTok and WeChat both received reprieves over the weekend that helped avert U.S. blocks of their social media apps. President Donald Trump says he has given his "blessing" to a deal that would see Oracle and Walmart take a stake in TikTok's U.S. operations. Separately, a federal judge suspended a WeChat ban.
A leaked database compiled by a Chinese company has suddenly become the focus of news media reports warning that it could be used as an espionage instrument by Beijing. But on closer examination, the alleged "social media warfare database" looks like public information largely scraped from social media sites.
With cloud adoption on the rise, businesses have been transitioning to hybrid and multicloud environments at an incredible pace. In fact, Gartner predicts that 80% of enterprises will have entirely cloud-based infrastructures by 2025.
Having a strategy to mitigate the challenges of these new, complex...
The cloud has gone from being a trend to being inevitable in every digital initiative an organization will undertake.
The benefits of the cloud are far reaching and significant. It saves money, improves and accelerates innovation, and makes organizations more agile in meeting market trends and competitive...
In the three years since Equifax suffered a massive data breach, the consumer credit reporting firm says it has worked tirelessly to overhaul the security shortcomings that allowed the breach to happen. Equifax CISO Jamil Farshchi and other security experts weigh in on important lessons learned.