Category Archives: Cloud
Cloud enabled a lot of organizations to shift fast, accommodating the new business requirements that emerged with the pandemic. But where did security fit into the equation? SC Media spoke to Vikram Kunchala of Deloitte to find out.
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A piece of cryptojacking malware with a penchant for targeting the cloud has gotten some updates that makes it easier to spread and harder for organizations to detect when their cloud applications have been commandeered.
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A newly discovered Azure Functions vulnerability lets an attacker escalate privileges and escape the Azure Functions Docker to the Docker host. After an internal assessment, Microsoft determined that the vulnerability has no security impact on Azure Functions users because the Docker host itself gets protected by a Microsoft Hyper-V boundary, according to researchers from Intezer…
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With backing from Google infrastructure and support from a host of industry partners, the features have the potential to significantly expand the footprint of zero trust solutions within industry and government.
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The effectiveness of this operation serves as a reminder of the risks of openly sharing and storing plain-text network credentials or sensitive network access instructions on internet-accessible apps or servers.
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Businesses are increasingly hosting their applications in public or private clouds while using APIs to speed up the development process. Both shifts come with security implications.
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An eleventh-hour executive order will require infrastructure-as-a-service providers to log the identity of foreign clients. The executive order will stand, unless specifically repealed by new President Joe Biden.
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Tactics expose the need for organizations to develop cohesive playbooks for breaches affecting hybrid environments.
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While most industries saw a significant dip in seed and Series A investments last year, cybersecurity investment remained resilient.
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