Has Cybersecurity Become Too Reactive?

John Davis, CSO of Palo Alto Networks' federal division, suggested that too many firms have given in to the hackers by resigning themselves to this reactionary approach. "Some of our industry has given up on the ability to prevent and is focused primarily on detection and response, which means, with a mindset like that, it means you're always involved in cleaning up aisle nine, as some people like to say..."

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Over 100 New Ransomware Families Discovered Last Year

By Kiril Kirilov | April 4, 2017

100 New Ransomware Families The world in 2016 sees a rapid rise of ransomware attacks that are increasingly targeting specific businesses and entire industries. A report by David Balaban for privacy-pc.com shows that ransomware attacks have occurred virtually on a…

Rackspace Ranks 74th on FORTUNE List of “100 Best Companies to Work For” 2017

By CloudBuzz | March 21, 2017

Rackspace Ranks 74th on FORTUNE List SAN ANTONIO, TX–(Marketwired – March 21, 2017) – Rackspace® today announced it has been ranked 74th on the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, according to global research and consulting firm Great…

Top Security and IT Priorities for 2017

By CloudTweaks | March 20, 2017

Top Security Priorities By 2019, cybercrime is expected to cost businesses over $2.1 trillion globally according to Juniper Research. Needless to say, security and IT professionals and teams have been under immense pressure to secure their organizations while trying not…

Smart Cities: Tel Aviv Looks to be Leading the Pack

By Josh Hamilton | March 8, 2017

Smart Cities: Tel Aviv Smart Cities are the future of the world, with the world’s population increasingly concentrated in cities, and the sheer amount of technological advancement in IoT and connectivity the result is inevitable. The only questions that remain…

10 Free Security Related Tools and Resources

By Kiril Kirilov | March 8, 2017

Free Security Tools We have a compiled a small list of interesting free security tools and resources as part of our ongoing effort to provide many of the best curated discoveries to our readership. Please continue to visit CloudTweaks as…

Top Cloud IPOs To Watch For In 2017

By Kiril Kirilov | February 23, 2017

Top cloud IPOs A number of large cloud companies are set for IPO in 2017, with one of them – Mulesoft – suggesting it can go public as early as March with an offering worth some $100 million. Other possible…

Movers and Shakers – 10 Cyber Security Firms Worth Exploring

By Josh Hamilton | December 22, 2016

Cyber Security Firms There are so many different options for cyber security for businesses, even wading through the CyberSecurity 500 is a daunting task. To that end we have assembled a list (in no particular order) of some of the…

10 Online Savings and Wealth Management Services

By Josh Hamilton | December 8, 2016

Wealth Management Services There are a lot of cloud based options for those of you wanting to save for a holiday, invest some spare cash, or plan for retirement. This is a list (in no particular order) of some of…

Cloud Predictions 2017: Forrester Research Highlights 10 Trends

By Jennifer Klostermann | November 17, 2016

Cloud Predictions 2017 By 2020 it’s projected by Gartner that corporate no-cloud policies will be as scarce as no-internet policies are today. Not surprising considering how valuable the cloud and cloud tools already are to many businesses across a range…

InformationWeek Reveals Top 125 Vendors Taking the Technology Industry by Storm

By CloudBuzz | September 27, 2016

InformationWeek Reveals Top 125 Vendors Five-part series details companies to watch across five essential technology sectors SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — InformationWeek released its list of “125 Vendors to Watch” in 2017. Selected by InformationWeek’s expert editorial team, the…

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