Category Archives: Security

2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends

2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends

Organizations Call for Major Security Vulnerability Remediation Changes NopSec Unveils 2016 Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Outlook, Finds Significant Discrepancies Between Perception and Reality NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Nov 4, 2015) – NopSec released its latest report today, “2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends.” Based on a recent survey of 200+ security and…

Fighting Cybercrime One Step At A Time

Fighting Cybercrime One Step At A Time

Fighting Cybercrime In the wake of a recent Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack on TalkTalk, a British mobile phone, internet and pay-TV service provider, government and business leaders are under pressure to quickly provide effective safeguards and solutions. The DDoS attack, remotely controlling hundreds of thousands of compromised machines, collapsed TalkTalk servers, allowing cyber…

Cisco Announces New Threat Awareness Service

Cisco Announces New Threat Awareness Service

Threat Awareness Service Gives Organizations the Upper Hand in Securing the Network SAN JOSE, CA, November 3, 2015 – Cisco today announced it is advancing its Security Everywhere strategy deeper into the cloud, network, and endpoints with new security products and features, and a threat awareness service as organizations execute on their digital transformation. Companies…

Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem

Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem

Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem With New Event Monitoring API Salesforce is one of the fastest growing enterprise software companies in history and while security is a major roadblock for many cloud projects, the company’s extensive security investments appear to be paying off. Salesforce is one of just 9.4% of cloud providers that store…

European Parliament Votes For Net Neutrality

European Parliament Votes For Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality The European Parliament today successfully voted against a new set of rules aiming to safeguard net neutrality in Europe amidst increasing criticism from technology companies and consumer advocate groups. Proponents of net neutrality claim that the legislation will result in stifling innovation by limiting competition and will not exempt web service providers from…

Working With Hybrid And Multiclouds: Use Cases For Multicloud Computing

Working With Hybrid And Multiclouds: Use Cases For Multicloud Computing

Working with Hybrid and Multiclouds A multicloud strategy can deliver real gains in IT flexibility, cost savings, and can increase an organization’s responsiveness to changes in the market or internal developments in the business itself. But the migration of apps and services to a multicloud system isn’t without its challenges. Most IT managers I talk…

Cloud-Based Services vs. On-Premises: It’s About More Than Just Dollars

Cloud-Based Services vs. On-Premises: It’s About More Than Just Dollars

Cloud-Based Services vs. On-Premises The surface costs might give you pause, but the cost of diminishing your differentiators is far greater. Will a shift to the cloud save you money? Potential savings are historically the main business driver cited when companies move to the cloud, but it shouldn’t be viewed as a cost-saving exercise. There…