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Ransomware Campaigns Underscore Need for Dynamic Security

Shipping services firm Pitney Bowes has recently joined the growing ranks of businesses targeted by high-impact ransomware attacks—in their case, the Ryuk virus. The Ryuk virus has also been named as the culprit in recent data breaches spanning both global…

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LIDS and FIM Templates for Security Vigilance and Integrity

CloudPassage recently released new templates for Windows 2019 Log-based Intrusion Detection System (LIDS) and File Integrity Monitoring (FIM). In this article, I will go over some use cases and how organizations can use the templates to protect and secure their…

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Security Visibility is Mission-Critical

IaaS has continued to evolve and make it easier for companies to set up public cloud infrastructure faster than ever. Many are doing just that and moving more and more workloads to cloud environments. Although in these new, dynamic environments…

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Security Mistakes and the Culture of Innovation

We live in a culture of rapid innovation, but that innovation can result in a variety of cloud security mistakes. Businesses must innovate quickly to compete in today’s markets, and software and public cloud infrastructure, or IaaS, are significant enablers…

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Real-time Vulnerability Alerting

Here at CloudPassage, we’ve been researching how public data can be used for real-time vulnerability alerting using principles from the United States Tsunami Warning Center. I am excited to announce that we will be presenting and demonstrating initial results from…

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Preventing a Capital One Cloud Data Breach

On July 29, it was announced that there was a Capital One cloud data breach. A hacker had accessed about 100 million credit card applications, and investigators say thousands of Social Security and bank account numbers were also taken. This…

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Why IaaS requires cloud security automation

Public cloud infrastructure is a significant and powerful part of an enterprise’s competitive arsenal but to protect such fast-moving environments requires such as Iaas require cloud security automation. In our cloud-driven economy, software has become the battleground of innovation, and…

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4 key takeaways from the AWS Cloud Security Report 2019

Many knowledgeable opinions, four key takeaways, one gathering of pros. The very first AWS re:Inforce conference is upon us. Thousands of attendees, speakers, and vendors will descend on the Boston Convention Center for the very first AWS-centric security event. If…

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