5 Predictions for Data in the Cloud and Cloud Platforms

By Daren Glenister | November 29, 2017

5 Predictions for Data in the Cloud 2017 has proven to be a big year for migrating data to the cloud and cloud platforms: from Google to Microsoft and IBM to Oracle, enterprise organizations have recognized the importance of migrating

Fortinet Threat Landscape Report Reveals Cybercriminals Successfully Using Common Exploits

By CloudBuzz | November 28, 2017

“Swarm” Technology to Attack at Speed and Scale High Rates of Botnet Reoccurrence and Automated Malware Demonstrate Importance of Intelligent and Automated Security Controls Combined with Incident-response Strategies SUNNYVALE, CA–(Marketwired – November 28, 2017) Phil Quade, chief information security officer,

Network security in the era of hybrid cloud

By Mark Casey | November 28, 2017

Hybrid Cloud Network Security Protecting networks and the data that traverses them might seem to be an impossible task these days. Whether it’s a nation-state-sponsored infiltration that seeks to tamper with industrial systems or a criminal organization planting ransomware for profit,

EU privacy regulators to discuss Uber hack next week

By CloudBuzz | November 23, 2017

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union privacy regulators will discuss ride-hailing app Uber’s [UBER.UL] massive data breach cover-up next week and could create a task-force to coordinate investigations. Uber faces regulatory scrutiny after CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said the company covered up

This Amsterdam Bank Wants To Hack … Itself?

By Kayla Matthews | November 21, 2017

Bank Wants To Hack … Itself? With instances of professional hacking and data leaks making the news every year, it’s no secret that cybersecurity has become a major concern. How does a corporation ensure its cybersecurity remains impenetrable in a world

Cloud Security Alliance Issues New Code of Conduct for GDPR Compliance

By CloudBuzz | November 21, 2017

EDINBURGH, Scotland, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today released the CSA Code of Conduct for GDPR Compliance, which provides cloud

Survey: 87% of Businesses Are Confident About Cybersecurity

By Daniel Matthews | November 20, 2017

Businesses Confident About Cybersecurity In a year that has seen multiple massive data breaches and troubling cyberattacks, a new survey reveals 87 percent of businesses are “confident in their cybersecurity preparedness.” The survey, from SolarWinds MSP, included 400 businesses from

OVH Announces New Hosted Private Cloud Offerings for US Market

By CloudBuzz | November 20, 2017

OVH delivers next-generation services for hosted private cloud, disaster recovery, and hybridity leveraging industry-leading solutions RESTON, VA–(Marketwired – Nov 20, 2017) – OVH, a global hyper-scale cloud provider, today announced the next-generation Hosted Private Cloud offerings, evolving the vCloud® Air™ powered

Fake Digital Currency

How to Spot Fake Digital Currency

By Kiril Kirilov | November 20, 2017

Fake Digital Currency With the Bitcoin currency skyrocketing to levels above $8,000 per bitcoin and initial coin offerings emerging on a daily basis, a growing number of individuals and institutional investor look at cryptocurrencies as an alternative to more traditional

Endpoint Security

WordPress Security 101 – Endpoint Security And Disaster Preparedness

By CloudTweaks | November 17, 2017

Endpoint Security And Disaster Preparedness Continued from part 4 Setting up a secure password for your admin dashboard is a tactic that sets you on the right track to a robust WordPress security. But one smart tactic, or a combination

SECURITY

Achieving Network Security In The IoT

Achieving Network Security In The IoT

Security In The IoT The network security market is experiencing a pressing and transformative change, especially around access control and ...
Four Cloud Security Mega Trends

Four Cloud Security Mega Trends

Cloud Security Trends Last year was a big year for the cloud. Cloud adoption continued to grow at a rapid ...
Mitigating Cyberattacks: The Prevention and Handling

Mitigating Cyberattacks: The Prevention and Handling

Mitigating Cyberattacks New tools and technologies help companies in their drive to improve performance, cut costs and grow their businesses ...
Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts, 2017

Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts, 2017

Cloud Computing Forecasts Cloud computing is projected to increase from $67B in 2015 to $162B in 2020 attaining a compound ...
Major Cloud Outages

Major Cloud Outages: Five Things Organizations Can Do To Protect Against Network Failures

Recent Major Cloud Outages It is no surprise that whenever there is an outage in a public or private cloud, ...
Follow the Lead: 5 Data Security Tips Small Businesses Should Mimic From Larger Enterprises

Follow the Lead: 5 Data Security Tips Small Businesses Should Mimic From Larger Enterprises

Data Security Tips Small Businesses Should Mimic As more and more companies begin to switch to the cloud, cyber attacks ...
The Cloud Has Your Data (Whether You Like It Or Not)

The Cloud Has Your Data (Whether You Like It Or Not)

Cloud Cleanup Anyone? Following on where we left off from my last two articles now we shift focus to what ...
A Closer Look at Insider Threats and Sensitive Data in the Cloud

A Closer Look at Insider Threats and Sensitive Data in the Cloud

Sensitive Data in the Cloud A recent survey report conducted by the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) revealed that  sensitive data ...
3 Challenges of Network Deployment in Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Private Cloud

3 Challenges of Network Deployment in Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Private Cloud

Hyperconverged Infrastructure In this article, we’ll explore three challenges that are associated with network deployment in a hyperconverged private cloud environment, ...
Ransomware Cyber-Attacks: Best Practices and Preventative Measures

Ransomware Cyber-Attacks: Best Practices and Preventative Measures

Ransomware Cyber-Attacks “WanaCrypt0r 2.0” or “WannaCry,” an unprecedented global ransomware cyber-attack recently hit over 200,000 banking institutions, hospitals, government agencies, ...