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APPLE-SA-2020-1-29-2 iCloud for Windows 10.9.2

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----Hash: SHA256APPLE-SA-2020-1-29-2 iCloud for Windows 10.9.2iCloud for Windows 10.9.2 is now available and addresses thefollowing:ImageIOAvailable for: Windows 10 and later via the Microsoft StoreImpact: Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrarycode executionDescription: An out-of-bounds read was addressed w
Publish At:2020-02-09 10:46 | Read:239 | Comments:0 | Tags: Cloud

Cloud Security Firm Netskope Raises $340 Million at $3 Billion Valuation

Cloud security company Netskope on Thursday announced that it has raised $340 million in a Series G funding round, valuing the firm at nearly $3 billion.This funding round, which brings the total raised by the company to over $740 million, was led by new investor Sequoia Capital Global Equities, with participation from Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, P
Publish At:2020-02-06 22:15 | Read:292 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Management & Strategy

Suffolk iCloud Voyeur Gets 32 Months Behind Bars

A Suffolk man has been jailed for several years after hacking the iCloud accounts of several women and sharing their intimate pictures online.Tony Spencer, 38, of Victoria Hill, Eye, was sentenced at Basildon Crown Court late last week after admitting his guilt in September 2019 to these cases and secretly filming women and children getting changed in a Norf
Publish At:2020-02-04 07:40 | Read:286 | Comments:0 | Tags: Cloud

Using the Cloud: Seven Top Security Threats to Know About

It is often taken for granted that cloud solutions will become the default option for businesses in the next few years. Enterprises which decide to migrate their resources to the cloud indicate security as one of the major advantages of this solution (alongside scalability, cost optimization and fast deployment). Unfortunately, hackers are also turning their
Publish At:2020-01-30 14:40 | Read:397 | Comments:0 | Tags: Cloud

Explained: the strengths and weaknesses of the Zero Trust model

In a US court of law, the accused are deemed to be innocent until proven guilty. In a Zero Trust security model, the opposite is true. Everything and everyone must be considered suspect—questioned, investigated, and cross-checked—until we can be absolutely sure it is safe to be allowed. Zero Trust is a concept created by John Kindervag in 2010 during his
Publish At:2020-01-28 16:50 | Read:379 | Comments:0 | Tags:Explained byod cloud framework identity management insider t

AppOmni Raises $10 Million to Help Companies Prevent Cloud Misconfigurations

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Security and Management Platform Provider Raises $10 Million in Series A FundingSan Francisco-based startup AppOmni has raised $10 million in Series A funding round led by ClearSky and supported by existing investors Costanoa Ventures, Silicon Valley Data Capital, and Twilio's COO George Hu. This brings the total raised by the fi
Publish At:2020-01-28 12:00 | Read:398 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Cloud

NSA Shares Guidance on Mitigating Cloud Vulnerabilities

The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has published advice on mitigating cloud vulnerabilities. While the advice is primarily designed for government agencies and departments, it nevertheless contains good advice for any commercial organization considering or embarking on -- or already deployed in -- a cloud environment.The document (PDF) provides four bas
Publish At:2020-01-27 12:00 | Read:308 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Cloud

CloudKnox Security Raises $12 Million in Funding

Cloud security firm CloudKnox Security today announced that it has raised $12 million in a new funding round, which brings its total funding to $22.75 million. Founded in 2015 and headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, CloudKnox provides a cloud security platform designed to monitor and manage identities, actions, and resources across private and publi
Publish At:2020-01-23 22:15 | Read:366 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Cloud

NSA Offers Guidance on Mitigating Cloud Flaws

A new document separates cloud vulnerabilities into four classes and offers mitigations to help businesses protect cloud resources.The National Security Agency (NSA) today published a new document outlining common types of cloud vulnerabilities and offering different ways for companies to protect cloud environments."Mitigating Cloud Vulnerabilities" addresse
Publish At:2020-01-23 22:10 | Read:427 | Comments:0 | Tags: Cloud

Apple Abandoned Plans for Encrypted iCloud Backup after FBI Complained

This is new from Reuters: More than two years ago, Apple told the FBI that it planned to offer users end-to-end encryption when storing their phone data on iCloud, according to one current and three former FBI officials and one current and one former Apple employee. Under that plan, primarily designed to thwart hackers, Apple would no longer have a key to
Publish At:2020-01-23 08:40 | Read:339 | Comments:0 | Tags: Cloud

Data on 30,000 Cannabis Users Exposed in Cloud Leak

Tens of thousands of cannabis users in the US have had their personal information leaked by a misconfigured cloud bucket, according to researchers.Over 85,000 files including more than 30,000 records with sensitive personally identifiable information (PII) were exposed when software firm THSuite apparently left an Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 bucket unsecure
Publish At:2020-01-23 07:40 | Read:389 | Comments:0 | Tags: Cloud

Apple Dropped iCloud Encryption Plans After FBI Complaint: Report

Apple dropped plans to offer end-to-end encrypted cloud back-ups to its global customer base after the FBI complained, a new report has claimed.Citing six sources “familiar with the matter,” Reuters claimed that Apple changed its mind over the plans for iCloud two years ago after the Feds argued in private it would seriously hinder investigations
Publish At:2020-01-22 14:40 | Read:444 | Comments:0 | Tags: Cloud

FireEye Acquires Cloud Governance Firm Cloudvisory

FireEye (NASDAQ: FEYE) on Tuesday announced that it has acquired Cloudvisory, a Dallas, Texas-based provider of tools for cloud visibility, security, and policy management. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.Founded in 2013, Cloudvisory’s platform provides continuous visibility, compliance, and security policy governance solutions for cloud, hy
Publish At:2020-01-21 22:15 | Read:285 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cloud Security Cloud

FireEye Buys Cloudvisory

The purchase is intended to bring new cloud capabilities to the FireEye Helix security platform.FireEye has announced the purchase of Cloudvisory, a company specializing in visibility, compliance, and policy governance for multicloud environments. Financial terms of the purchase were not disclosed.According to the announcement, the acquisition is intended to
Publish At:2020-01-21 22:10 | Read:397 | Comments:0 | Tags: Cloud

Cloudflare Announces Free Security Services for Political Campaigns

Security and web performance company Cloudflare has announced a suite of services for the cyber-protection of political campaigns in the United States and worldwide.After helping U.S. state and local government entities secure their election websites, for free, as part of the 2017 Athenian Project, the company feels that the targeting of political parties an
Publish At:2020-01-17 10:15 | Read:468 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Virus & Threats Risk Management Mana


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