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Oct

2018 Cloud Security Report Released Today

Reference: https://www.informationsecuritybuzz.com/expert-comments/2018-cloud-security-report-released-today/ Crowd Research Partners today released the 2018 Cloud Security Report which includes the following takeaways: Cloud Security Issues-The top three security control challenges security operations centers (SOCs) are struggling with are visibility into infrastructure security (43%), compliance (38%),and setting consistent security policies across cloud and on-premises environments (35%). Effective cloud security solutions – Encryption of data at rest [...]

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Oct

Google Cloud gets up to speed with AWS and Azure with launch of HSM crypto tool

Reference: https://www.cloudcomputing-news.net/news/2018/aug/22/google-cloud-gets-speed-aws-and-azure-launch-hsm-crypto-tool/ Google Cloud has announced the launch of a managed cloud-hosted hardware security module (HSM) service – joining Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure in this security benchmark. The Cloud HSM will enable customers to host encryption keys and perform cryptographic operations in FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified HSMs, according to a company blog post. To put[...]

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Oct

Cloud security and small businesses – what you need to know to avoid the pitfalls

Reference: https://www.cloudcomputing-news.net/news/2018/sep/21/cloud-security-and-small-businesses-what-you-need-know-avoid-pitfalls/ Today we work in a world that is increasingly connected, convenient and cloud-based. This comes with a world of benefits not just for enterprises, but also for small to medium sized businesses (SMBs). It’s now easier than ever to share documents in the cloud, video-conference with colleagues across the world and compile resources so that[...]