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Open Shares in the Trenches

by Jay Heiser  |  January 4, 2019

Today’s open sharing of sensitive files from the public cloud parallels an information warfare problem from 1916. It should remind us that security always takes a back seat when there’s...

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10 Years of Cloud Security

by Jay Heiser  |  June 1, 2018

10 years ago this week, Gartner released Assessing the Security Risks of Cloud Computing  Although we had written several research notes in 2007 discussing SaaS security, the 2008 note co-authored...

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Finally, PCI DSS In The Cloud Guidance

by Anton Chuvakin  |  February 12, 2013

As all of you already know, PCI Council has finally released an official  “Information Supplement: PCI DSS Cloud Computing Guidelines” [PDF] aka “PCI DSS in the cloud.” Here are some...

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Nowhere Man

by Dan Blum  |  October 1, 2012

Nowhere Man is not referring to the frequency of posts on this blog recently :-), nor to the Beatles song. I’m recalling a 1990s TV series about a journalist whose life...

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What we Need is the Equivalent of Apple for Enterprise Data Centers

by Neil Macdonald  |  August 29, 2012

I’ve spent the last three days in Silicon Valley – some of it at VMworld and some of it with a client. With the flight out and back to the...

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Webinar on Security Monitoring of Public Cloud Assets

by Anton Chuvakin  |  May 25, 2012

Topic: “Security Monitoring of Your Public Cloud Assets” Date: 21 June 2012  Time: 10:00 AM EDT  |  1:00 PM EDT Register: http://my.gartner.com/webinardetail/resId=2019317 Abstract: “Cloud security monitoring is almost an afterthought...

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Yes, Cloud Offerings Can Have an On-Premises Element

by Neil Macdonald  |  May 25, 2012

One of the common misconceptions that I run into is that a public cloud services provider can’t have an on-premises element to their offering and that having this footprint somehow...

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Getting Ready for Gartner’s 2012 Infrastructure & Operations and Information Security Summits

by Neil Macdonald  |  May 21, 2012

I’ve been absent from my typical blogging routine getting my material finalized for two Gartner upcoming US-based summits in June 2012. The first is Gartner’s Infrastructure and Operations Management Summit...

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My Cloud Security Monitoring Paper Publishes!

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 23, 2012

“Security Monitoring of Public Cloud Assets” paper is up on the Gartner site – go and grab it there. Abstract follows below: “Cloud computing is changing the way enterprises use...

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Cloud Security Monitoring: The “Who” Question

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 10, 2012

Another inherently “annoying” feature of security monitoring (apart from its “ongoing, need-to-do-it-forever” nature) is that somebody must actually do it. Yes, the dreaded “who will do the monitoring on a...

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