Secure SD-WAN with XG Firewall and Azure Virtual WAN

Credit to Author: Chris McCormack| Date: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 13:12:25 +0000

You can now utilize XG Firewall to build a complete SD-WAN overlay network in Microsoft Azure&#8217;s Virtual WAN, enabling seamless connectivity between workloads, hosts, and locations connected to Azure’s global virtual network. Azure Virtual WAN is a networking service that brings many networking, security, and routing functionalities together to provide a single operational SD-WAN network. [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/Nn7bReNB3lU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Who’s Behind Monday’s 14-State 911 Outage?

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 22:26:15 +0000

Emergency 911 systems were down for more than an hour on Monday in towns and cities across 14 U.S. states. The outages led many news outlets to speculate the problem was related to Microsoft’s Azure web services platform, which also was struggling with a widespread outage at the time. However, multiple sources tell KrebsOnSecurity the 911 issues stemmed from some kind of technical snafu involving Intrado and Lumen, two companies that together handle 911 calls for a broad swath of the United States.

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Cloud Security Is Simple, Absolutely Simple.

Credit to Author: Mark Nunnikhoven (Vice President, Cloud Research)| Date: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 13:12:45 +0000

“Cloud security is simple, absolutely simple. Stop over complicating it.” This is how I kicked off a presentation I gave at the CyberRisk Alliance, Cloud Security Summit on Apr 17 of this year. And I truly believe that cloud security is simple, but that does not mean easy. You need the right strategy. As I…

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The Fear of Vendor Lock-in Leads to Cloud Failures

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 20:11:46 +0000

  Vendor lock-in has been an often-quoted risk since the mid-1990’s. Fear that by investing too much with one vendor, an organization reduces their options in the future. Was this a valid concern? Is it still today?   The Risk Organizations walk a fine line with their technology vendors. Ideally, you select a set of…

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Protecting the Cloud: Securing access to public cloud accounts

Credit to Author: Rich Beckett| Date: Tue, 05 May 2020 12:44:15 +0000

How Sophos Cloud Optix helps you secure access to your AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform accounts.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/3t4AFQgoKCk” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Sophos Cloud Optix breakthrough IAM visualization is here

Credit to Author: Rich Beckett| Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 15:46:55 +0000

Easily visualize the relationships between IAM roles, IAM users, and services, and much more with the latest Sophos Cloud Optix release.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/W2wW5OLmqeQ” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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