Anthony M. Freed

Anthony M. Freed is the Director of Corporate Communications at Evident.io, the leader in cloud infrastructure security and compliance solutions. He is also the Communications Advisor for the Cyber Security Forum Initiative (CSFI), which provides cyber warfare awareness, guidance, and tactical training to assist the government, military, the private sector, and our international partners. Freed was formerly a security journalist who authored numerous investigative reports which have been sourced and cited by dozens of major media outlets. Noteworthy stories include uncovering the Symantec NAV source code leak and the breach of login credentials for dozens of federal government agencies. Freed also provided exclusive coverage of the asymmetric attacks by hacktivist The Jester (th3j35t3r) against militant Jihadist websites, Wikileaks after the disclosure of the State Department cables, and the iFrame injection psyops campaign that targeted the regime of former Libyan dictator Muammar Qaddafi.

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ISA Conference to Focus on Corporate Responsibility and Security

The Internet Security Alliance (ISA) has announced the speakers for their “Board Room to Situation Room”...

Rush to the Cloud Leaves Security in the Dust

While organizations are more frequently moving critical workloads to the cloud, the majority are not...

Security Pros Split Over Gov Access to Cloud Data

A new study released by the Cloud Security Alliance and security provider Bitglass revealed that security and...

New AWS Key Management Service Offers Centralized Control

AWS has launched a new import key feature which allows users to import keys from their own key management...

AWS Releases Cloud Adoption Maturity Model Guidelines

AWS has released the Cloud Adoption Maturity Model, a set of guidelines intended to assist in the development of a...

DTCC Announces Avox Data Center Moving to Amazon Web Services

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has announced that they are migrating their Avox Data...

Cloud Security Alliance US Congress 2016

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) recently released the event schedule for the next U.S. conference scheduled to...

Update: AWS and the EU-US Privacy Shield

AWS recently released an update on the potential impact of the European Commission and the US Government agreement...

Attackers Can Abuse AWS Services to Gain Persitence

In a session titled Account Jumping Post Infection Persistency & Lateral Movement in AWS at the BlackHat...

CIOs are Primary Driver Pushing Organizations to the Cloud

According to a recent study titled Trends in Cloud Computing (gated) conducted by Unisys and Microsoft which surveyed...

Shift to the Cloud Will Impact $1 Trillion in IT Spending

According to recently released research from Gartner titled “Market Insight: Cloud Shift — The Transition of IT...

It’s Alive! Automating Security Response in the Cloud

The challenges facing teams responsible for creating speed and acceleration in the cloud are numerous, but the most...