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Salesforce Monitoring with Tripwire Configuration Manager

You may already know that Tripwire Configuration Manager can audit your cloud service provider accounts like AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform, but did you know it also has capabilities to monitor other cloud based software services such as Salesforce?  Salesforce is a popular customer relationship management (CRM) service with rich configurati
Publish At:2021-10-17 23:10 | Read:202 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cloud Configuration Manager Salesforce Tripwire Configuratio

Cloud Security Company Wiz Raises $250 Million at $6 Billion Valuation

Wiz on Monday announced raising $250 million in a Series C funding round, which brings the total raised by the cloud security company to $600 million.The company was founded in January 2020 by the people who founded cloud security firm Adallom, which Microsoft acquired in 2015 for $320 million. Wiz emerged from stealth mode in December 2020 with $100 million
Publish At:2021-10-12 10:25 | Read:243 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Management & Strategy

Huawei Cloud targeted by updated cryptomining malware

A new version of a Linux crypto-mining malware previously used to target Docker containers in 2020 now focuses on new cloud service providers like the Huawei Cloud.The analysis of the new campaign comes from researchers at TrendMicro, who explains how the malware has evolved with new features while retaining its previous functionality.More specifically, the
Publish At:2021-10-11 12:06 | Read:516 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security CryptoCurrency Cloud

Microsec.ai Exits Stealth With Cloud Application Runtime Protection Platform

Microsec.ai on Tuesday emerged from stealth mode to deliver a Cloud Native Application Protection Platform (CNAPP) solution designed to protect cloud-native applications at runtime.The company’s agentless CNAPP solution aims to secure multi-cloud IaaS and PaaS environments, as well as containers and data, through a single, unified interface.Founded in Februa
Publish At:2021-10-06 10:25 | Read:392 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Application Security Cloud Security Mana

Cloud Security Company Orca Raises $550 Million in Extended Series C Round

Cloud security company Orca Security on Tuesday announced that it has raised $550 million in an extended Series C funding round, at a valuation of $1.8 billion.Orca announced in March that it had raised $210 million in a Series C round that valued the company at $1.2 billion.The extended round was led by Temasek, a state-owned investment company in Singapore
Publish At:2021-10-05 11:45 | Read:349 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Management & Strategy

Cloud Services Providers Introduce Trusted Cloud Principles

Major cloud services providers last week formally introduced the Trusted Cloud Principles, an initiative aimed at bringing standardization and consistencies across platforms.Trusted Cloud Principles signatories say they are committed to maintaining consistent human rights standards across their services, while also ensuring that cloud services providers’ int
Publish At:2021-10-05 10:25 | Read:297 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Privacy Compliance Cloud Security Tracki

Google Patches Vulnerability in Cloud Endpoints Proxy

A researcher has disclosed the details of a privilege escalation vulnerability he discovered in a Google Cloud component. The flaw was patched by Google in late August, but some users will need to manually update their systems to prevent potential exploitation.The vulnerability was found by security researcher Imre Rad, who disclosed his findings last week o
Publish At:2021-10-01 06:29 | Read:385 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Vulnerabilities Cloud Vul

Enterprise Management Associates: A Survey on Modern Data Security in a Multicloud World

Securing and protecting enterprise data is at the center of the modern security plan. There are many considerations for organizations that aim to move critical workloads and data stores to the cloud, and understanding how business-critical data will be accessed, stored and secured is a paramount concern. Organizations are also facing significant increases i
Publish At:2021-09-29 15:27 | Read:454 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Cloud Security Data Protection cloud security tools Dat

Secure DevOps on Google Cloud: Reduce cloud and container risk

Google Cloud is helping businesses build and deploy apps faster than ever before, but at the same time, cloud teams must consider how to implement secure DevOps practices to avoid risk. We’re partnering with Google Cloud to provide security solutions to cloud teams to simplify safeguarding cloud and containers. Today, we announced our collaboration
Publish At:2021-09-28 12:09 | Read:434 | Comments:0 | Tags:Google Cloud Cloud

How to meet 24 Google Cloud Platform (GCP) security best practices using open source Cloud Custodian and Falco

You’ve got a problem to solve and turned to Google Cloud Platform to build and host your solution. You create your account and are all set to brew some coffee and sit down at your workstation to architect, code, build, and deploy. Except… you aren’t. There are many knobs you must tweak and practices to put into action if you want your solution to be o
Publish At:2021-09-28 12:09 | Read:332 | Comments:0 | Tags:Google Cloud Cloud security

ImmuniWeb Launches Free Tool for Identifying Unprotected Cloud Storage

Switzerland-based web and application security company ImmuniWeb on Tuesday announced the launch of a free online tool designed to help organizations identify unprotected cloud storage.ImmuniWeb, formerly known as High-Tech Bridge, says the new tool can be used by IT and cybersecurity professionals to easily and quickly identify unprotected cloud storage ins
Publish At:2021-09-28 07:35 | Read:295 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Cloud

Cloudflare Introduces Email Security Tools

Internet security and performance company Cloudflare is celebrating its 11th anniversary this week and on Monday introduced several email security tools.Cloudflare is entering the email security market with some free tools that its customers can use to create custom email addresses, manage email routing, and prevent email phishing and spoofing.Email spoofing
Publish At:2021-09-27 15:27 | Read:550 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Email Security Cloud Security Cloud secu

Google apologizes for scaring Cloud users with 'past due' emails

Google has apologized for a wave of emails warning Google Cloud Platform, Firebase, or API customers that their accounts may be suspended for a past due balance.Users began receiving these emails on September 22nd, which warned that their account was "past due or does not have valid payment information".Action required Dear Google customer, Yo
Publish At:2021-09-24 16:50 | Read:721 | Comments:0 | Tags:Google Cloud

How to Use iCloud+, with Additional Security and Privacy Features, and More

As Apple has released iOS15 and iPadOS 15 this week, the service they announced in June, iCloud+, is also now available. iCloud+ provides three useful features that enhance security and privacy, plus one more feature that many people will find useful. Here’s how iCloud+ works. What is iCloud+?iCloud+ is a new bundle of features that are added to paid
Publish At:2021-09-21 10:58 | Read:341 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To iCloud Cloud security

Cloud Backup Company Rewind Raises $65 Million

Cloud backup company Rewind has announced raising $65 million in a Series B funding round, which brings the total amount invested in the firm to more than $80 million.The funding round was led by private equity and venture capital firm Insight Partners, with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners, FundFire, Inovia Capital, Ridge Ventures, ScaleUp Ventu
Publish At:2021-09-15 11:30 | Read:524 | Comments:0 | Tags:Disaster Recovery NEWS & INDUSTRY Data Protection Manage


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