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How to Conduct a Cloud Security Audit: A 5-Step Checklist

For the first time, cloud security breaches and incidents are more commonplace than on-premises attacks. According to the 2021 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), in 2020, 73% of cyberattacks involved cloud assets,...

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Cloud Security Risk: How to Address Common Threats with Continuous Monitoring

Spurred by the pandemic and a need for greater collaboration and business efficiency, cloud adoption is soaring. According to the Flexera 2021 State of the Cloud Report, spending on cloud services this year is predicted to be higher...

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Common Cloud Service Providers Are Not Immune To Cyber Attacks

Oftentimes, security managers fall into the trap of believing that a large or commonly used cloud services organization is safe to have connected to their network. Cloud services providers aren’t immune to bad actors targeting their...

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What Companies Using Cloud Computing Services Need To Know About Their Risk Responsibilities

Cloud computing is not new to the cyber world; it’s here to stay. Web services are common in our everyday lives and workplaces, with things like Facebook, Salesforce, JIRA, Adobe, and GSuite all falling into the cloud-based category....

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3 Ways to Avoid the Top Causes of Data Breaches

As the number and costs of cyber-attacks and data breaches continue to rise, more money is being thrown at the problem. IDC projects that by 2022, organizations will spend $133.8 billion to protect their IT infrastructures against...

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