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  • The state of cloud encryption: From fiction to actionable reality

    The risks of data privacy, residency, security and regulatory compliance remain significant barriers to cloud adoption for many enterprises. While encryption seems like an obvious solution, historically the technology produced usability issues for cloud applications. To complicate matters, putting encryption into the hands of cloud service providers still left the enterprise open to risks such as insider fraud, hacking and disclosure demands from law enforcement.

    Written by Debabrata Dash, Ph.D., chief scientist and architect, CipherCloud09 April 13 18:21
  • Combating security breaches with managed file transfer technology

    Last October a large company revealed that an employee mistakenly sent an email to an unauthorized recipient containing the names and Social Security numbers of former employees. Six months earlier, a larage Texas university accidentally exposed personal information about as many as 4,000 alumni in an electronic file accidentally attached to an email sent to one person who had requested a transcript. That's just the tip of the iceberg in insider-triggered security breaches.

    Written by Rohit Khanna, executive vice president of global strategy and corporate development, SEEBURGER AG12 Feb. 13 21:28
  • The 3 biggest threats to your cloud data

    Any horror movie fan can tell you the scariest threats are the ones you don't see coming, and the same is true when it comes to threats to cloud data. IT has decades of experience protecting on-premise resources. Virtually no one has even one decade of experience running major SaaS applications, so we should be prepared for some surprises.

    Written by Rob May, CEO, Backupify10 Dec. 12 17:03
  • Why risk management can succeed in IT

    Earlier this week Richard Stiennon published an article that questions the value of risk management in IT, and I would argue that, although risk management presents challenges to IT, best practice-driven approaches leveraging aspects of risk management are essential to good security.

    Written by Steve Schlarman, eGRC solutions architect, RSA22 Oct. 12 19:48
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  • 5 Ways to Prevent Data Loss in Mobile Environments

    Confidential company data can make its way onto mobile devices, where it's no longer under the protection of your toughest network defenses. Does that make your data vulnerable? To find out, review some strategies for preventing data loss on mobile devices.

    Written by Kim Lindros and Ed Tittel20 March 14 13:15
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  • When in China, don't leave your laptop alone

    If you travel to China or Russia, assume government or industry spooks will steal your data and install spyware. Here's how to thwart them

    Written by Bob Violino04 Dec. 12 11:11
  • Social Media Safety: Acceptable-Use Policies Critical

    It's a Catch-22 for many companies and IT departments: Allow access to social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, and the company is opened up to malicious content, phishing schemes and account hijackings. Block all social media sites, and the business risks losing young talent to competitors or will challenge employees to find workarounds. Which can be equally dangerous.

    Written by Kristin Burnham09 April 10 04:11
  • Solving the DLP Puzzle: Survival Tips from the Trenches

    It's no easy task implementing a data loss prevention (DLP) program when there's so much disagreement in the security community over what DLP entails. But those who've been through it have good news: It can be done

    Written by Bill Brenner16 July 09 23:55

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