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How to Protect Financial Institutions From DDoS Attacks

By CloudBuzz | May 30, 2018

Financial institutions have always been the targets of criminals, forcing them to implement complex and sophisticated security measures against attacks. The digital frontier only provided new fertile ground for increasingly creative cyber criminals and forces banks to evolve their own

Zero-Day Exploits Are Most Prevalent Attack in Hybrid Cloud Environments

By CloudBuzz | February 28, 2018

New research conducted by ESG reveals security challenges still top of mind but momentum of container adoption shows no sign of slowing Brooklyn, NY, Feb. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Capsule8, the pioneer behind real-time attack disruption for cloud-native environments,

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Ransomware Future: Fasten Your Seat Belts 2018 Is Here

By Cloud Syndicate | January 29, 2018

Ransomware Future 2017 was a breakout year for Ransomware, although a prominent feature and topic of discussion in IT sector it had managed to stay out of the public eye and common parlance. This all changed on May 12th, 2017

WordPress Security 101 – Internal Monitoring Systems and Web Hosting

By CloudTweaks | October 25, 2017

Internal Monitoring Systems Securing your WordPress site requires a lot of adjustments, manual or automated. The “manual” mode relies on a wealth of plugins and little tweaks that give you granular control over what you can do, and how much

Are You Doing Enough To Protect Your Business From Ransomware? Probably Not

By Cloud Syndicate | October 19, 2017

Protect Your Business From Ransomware Ransomware is more advanced than ever. If you aren’t updating your security with that in mind, you’re in trouble. Here’s why. $6 million as ZDNet reports. “Researchers at Carbon Black monitored dark web forums for offerings

New Survey Finds Insider Threats and Ransomware Are Most Feared

By CloudBuzz | September 7, 2017

Organizations Lack Proper Data Exfiltration Prevention SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today released results of a new study that identifies the top threats, risks and fears related to securing data

With Radware Attack Mitigation, Continent 8 Plays a Winning Hand Against DDoS Attacks

By CloudBuzz | August 10, 2017

MAHWAH, N.J., Aug. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radware® (NASDAQ:RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, today announced that it has expanded its network within Continent 8 Technologies. Not only does Radware provide comprehensive, real-time DDoS attack mitigation

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Cloud Kickstart for AWS: Cutting Cloud Adoption Time In Half

By Kiril Kirilov | August 3, 2017

Cloud Kickstart for AWS Cloud Technology Partners (CTP) have unveiled a new solution for moving to the cloud which should interest anyone needing to deploy Amazon Web Services rapidly across an organisation. Cloud Kickstart for Amazon Web Services enables organisations

How Adversaries Are Refining and Improving Ransomware in 2017

By CloudBuzz | July 28, 2017

Improving Ransomware in 2017 Once adversaries have found a method for breaching network defenses, stealing data, or otherwise generating revenue, they’ll continue to refine these tactics to avoid detection and improve effectiveness. Ransomware, one of the more high-profile tools leveraged

State AGs Warn Consumers About Malware Risks from Pirate Websites in National Public Service Campaign

By CloudBuzz | July 26, 2017

Cyber Research Finds That 1 in 3 Pirate Websites Expose Consumers to Malware That Can Lead to Loss of Privacy, Ransomware and Financial Loss WASHINGTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Fifteen state attorneys general are warning that pirate websites often expose consumers

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP ARCHIVE

How to Transform Your Operating Model for the Cloud

By Jeff Townes

Transform Your Operating Model It can be tough for established organizations to embrace change, so when they start working with cloud-based technology, they’re bound to encounter hurdles. While some companies transform themselves, others lag behind. So what gives? In truth, it’s

Best Practices for Implementing Cloud Collaboration

5 Best Practices For Implementing Cloud Collaboration

By Christian Buckley

Best Practices for Implementing Cloud Collaboration Over the past decade, the momentum for enterprise collaboration has shifted from the building of massive intranet solutions, usually developed and maintained by internal IT organizations, toward more flexible and cost-effective cloud-based collaboration platforms.

How to Improve the Backup Success Rate of Data Centers?

By Cloud Syndicate

Improve Backup Success Rate According to industry analysts, a significant number of backup jobs (from 5 to 25%) are failing across various tiers of data centers. This impacts datacenters heavily on revenue loss, SLA-based penalties, and customer experience. Furthermore, loss

Six HR Technology Functions That Will Help You Retain Your Best Staff

By CloudTweaks

Six HR Technology Functions New trends in technology are making it possible for organisations to engage with their employees on a deeper level, making the employees more likely to stick around and contribute to sustainable business performance. Automated talent management

Outsourcing Agile Cloud Development: A New Frontier

By CloudTweaks

Outsourcing Agile Cloud Development The rise in cloud popularity has brought a corresponding increase in the number of companies outsourcing their cloud software development. Yet things can get a bit complicated when a business sets out to find a compatible

Everyone Has Data, but the Ones Who Can Optimize It Will Be the Winners

By Robb Heineman

Big Data Strategies Data is ubiquitous, but success apparently isn’t. Companies using big data strategies are running headlong into an 85 percent failure rate as a result of resistance from management, a lack of adequate training, and an inability to integrate the

What the Dyn DDoS Attacks Taught Us About Cloud-Only EFSS

By Kris Lahiri

DDoS Attacks October 21st, 2016 went into the annals of Internet history for the large scale Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks that made popular Internet properties like Twitter, SoundCloud, Spotify and Box inaccessible to many users in the US. The DDoS

Data Visualization 101: How, What, Why?

By Cloud Syndicate

Data Visualization 101 “A picture is worth a thousand words.” This old, English idiom could not ring more true than in today’s fast-paced, digital age – the big data age. At a time when we are creating 2.5 quintillion bytes

Are Leading Tech Companies A Threat To Older Tech

By Sharon Florentine

Leading Tech Companies Almost exactly a year ago, The Informational Data Corporation (IDC) made some pretty bold predictions regarding cloud computing companies and the development of a new high-tech industry in the convergence of social networking, and cloud-based computing and

Cloud Native Trends Picking Up – Legacy Security Losing Ground

By Chenxi Wang

Cloud Native Trends Once upon a time, only a select few companies like Google and Salesforce possessed the knowledge and expertise to operate efficient cloud infrastructure and applications. Organizations patronizing those companies benefitted with apps that offered new benefits in

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Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware: How VDI Can Help Defend Against the Next Ransomware Attack

Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware The WannaCry ransomware made headlines back in May when it crippled hospitals across the UK and put ...
Infatuation leads to love - How container orchestration and federation enables multi-cloud competition

Infatuation leads to love – How container orchestration and federation enables multi-cloud competition

Container Orchestration The use of containers by developers -- and now increasingly IT operators -- has grown from infatuation to ...
Three Tips To Simplify Governance, Risk and Compliance

Three Tips To Simplify Governance, Risk and Compliance

Governance, Risk and Compliance Businesses are under pressure to deliver against a backdrop of evolving regulations and security threats. In ...
Part 1 - How Cloud Apps Are Making Businesses More (and Less) Secure

Part 1 – How Cloud Apps Are Making Businesses More (and Less) Secure

Cloud Apps Security Today, more than ever before, employees are working while on-the-go. The ease with which a worker can ...
The Shift from Monolithic to Microservices: What It Means for CTOs.

The Shift from Monolithic to Microservices: What It Means for CTOs.

The Shift to Microservices The shift in application development strategies is moving from monolithic design to isolated and resilient components ...
The Security Gap: What Is Your Core Strength?

The Security Gap: What Is Your Core Strength?

The Security Gap You’re out of your mind if you think blocking access to file sharing services is filling a ...