Latest Blogs About "Cloud Security"

179 total posts.

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101 AWS Security Tips & Quotes, Part 1: Essential Security Practices

Hannah Klemme

June 21, 2018

With more companies than ever leveraging cloud services like AWS, and with cloud environments becoming more and more complex, it’s imperative that ...

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Why an Infrastructure Transition is the Perfect Time to Invest in Security

Todd Morneau

June 20, 2018

You’re in the midst of an infrastructure transition, and you have a million and one things on your plate. Whether you are deploying containers for ...

4 Min Read
5 Statistics That Prove Why Your Security Posture Can’t Be Purely Reactive

Hank Schless

June 19, 2018

While reacting to alerts and incidents after they occur will always be a reality of the security professional’s job, a purely reactive security ...

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How to Develop An Incident Response Checklist for Your SaaS Business

Christian Lappin

June 8, 2018

Earlier this week, we published a post that explains how to develop an Incident Response Plan (IRP) to prepare for when an incident inevitably ...

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How to Develop an Incident Response Plan for Your SaaS Business

Christian Lappin

June 5, 2018

According to a 2018 IBM study on cybersecurity resilience, 77 percent of firms surveyed lack proper incident response plans, while 69 percent report ...

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50 Essential Cloud Security Blogs for IT Professionals and Cloud Enthusiasts

Bob Allin

June 1, 2018

With revenue from the cloud computing sector expected to hit $411 billion by 2020, it's no wonder that more and more companies are shifting their ...

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21 InfoSec and AWS Experts Reveal the #1 Mistake Companies Make When It Comes to AWS Security (and How to Avoid It)

Pat Cable

May 16, 2018

More companies are moving to the cloud than ever before. Amazon Web Services (AWS) is one of the most popular cloud platforms, and for good reason: ...

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5 Tips for Managing Security for APIs

Mark Moore

May 2, 2018

Creating APIs for your SaaS products provides invaluable benefits to your customers, allowing developers to plug into your resources and bring their ...

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How to Use Alerts to Become More Proactive About Security

Christian Lappin

April 23, 2018

We all understand the importance of being proactive about our health. Rather than waiting for symptoms of disease to land us in the ER, we eat ...

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Understanding Cryptojacking — Why It Matters to You and How to Defend Against It

Christian Lappin

April 19, 2018

Security researchers have recently uncovered several high profile cases of cryptojacking involving companies like Tesla and the LA Times. In these ...

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Understanding Shared Responsibility For a SaaS Environment

Anthony Alves

April 9, 2018

As a SaaS organization, you may be well-versed in the world of cloud computing and feel confident that the cloud is as secure as any on-prem or data ...

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The Best Cloud Security Conferences to Attend in 2018 and Beyond

Sarah Wills

March 21, 2018

For the latest info — take a look at Sarah Wills’ Best Cloud Security Conferences to Attend in 2020. Securing any cloud infrastructure is ...

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High Visibility Ahead: Building and Using Orchestration to Set Security Priorities

Mark Moore

March 6, 2018

At Threat Stack, we use our own intrusion detection platform to protect Threat Stack. This gives us critical visibility into security events and ...

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Meltdown & Spectre: How to Secure Your SaaS Environment From Unknown Threats

Jonathan Harper

February 22, 2018

As a SaaS provider, securing your environment from known threats is one thing, but how about the unknown? That’s a different story altogether, and ...

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How a Cloud Security Company Runs Its Security Council

Kevin Durkin

February 5, 2018

At Threat Stack, we believe in building a security culture that starts at the top and functions as a cross-organizational discipline. Achieving this ...

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The Costs of Open Source & Point Solutions for SaaS Security

Ben Patterson

February 1, 2018

As a SaaS company, your time and resources are valuable. You need to make solid, strategic decisions about where to focus your time and energy. You ...

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Meltdown & Spectre: What You Need to Know

Jonathan Harper

January 24, 2018

This post discusses the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities, provides some proactive actions that can be taken to mitigate them, and also discusses ...

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Is Your Infrastructure Too Unique for a Cloud Security Tool?

Anthony Alves

December 19, 2017

Every organization orchestrates their infrastructure in their own way, but more often than not, most cloud environments have a lot in common. Since ...

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How to Work Backwards to Develop a Sound Security Strategy

Anthony Alves

December 12, 2017

In today’s cloud-based environments, security threats can move faster and do more damage than ever before. To avoid a financial and technological ...

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How to Balance Risk and Reward When it Comes to Cloud Security

David M. Weinstein

December 6, 2017

It's difficult to quantify the money saved by preventing a cyber attack that never happened. This is why proving the ROI of security measures can be ...

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The Hidden Dangers of Shadow IT to Cloud Security

Travis Wilkins

December 5, 2017

Shadow IT has emerged in recent years due to misaligned objectives among teams and the fluid nature of DevOps. We’ve written before that although ...