News Briefs

Elasticsearch Now In the Crosshairs – MongoDB Ransom Attackers Have New Targets

As if the MongoDB sacking fiasco wasn’t enough, bored attackers have added ransacking of open AWS Elasticsearch...

PagerDuty Incident Response Guide to Avoid the 3 AM Call

No one likes a 3 AM phone call, it doesn’t matter if you’re running for President or if you’re the...

Last Minute Security Gifts for Your Family & Friends

Looking for some last minute gifts for your friends and family this year that help them stay secure online? Here’s a...

Evident Security Platform – Private SaaS Edition

Businesses have a diverse set of security and privacy requirements. ESP Private SaaS Edition is the self-hosted version...

Measuring Your AWS Security with CIS Benchmark

CIS Benchmarking Opens the Path for Security-Conscious AWS Services If you haven’t done so already, it’s just a...

Cloud Security Measurement Gets More Meaningful While Continuous Compliance Gets Real

There are a lot of things about Public Cloud that makes the job of security professionals really hard, but I prefer to...

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...