Risk Decisions in an Imperfect World

Credit to Author: Mark Nunnikhoven (Vice President, Cloud Research)| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 12:57:58 +0000

Risk decisions are the foundation of information security. Sadly, they are also one of the most often misunderstood parts of information security. This is bad enough on its own but can sink any effort at education as an organization moves towards a DevOps philosophy. To properly evaluate the risk of an event, two components are…

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Principles of a Cloud Migration

Credit to Author: Jason Dablow| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 15:33:52 +0000

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Development and application teams can be the initial entry point of a cloud migration as they start looking at faster ways to accelerate value delivery. One of the main things they might use during this is “Infrastructure as Code,” where they are creating cloud resources for running their applications using lines of code. In the…

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8 Cloud Myths Debunked

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 17:47:16 +0000

Many businesses have misperceptions about cloud environments, providers, and how to secure it all. We want to help you separate fact from fiction when it comes to your cloud environment. This list debunks 8 myths to help you confidently take the next steps in the cloud.

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Knowing your shared security responsibility in Microsoft Azure and avoiding misconfigurations

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 20:35:27 +0000

  Trend Micro is excited to launch new Trend Micro Cloud One™ – Conformity capabilities that will strengthen protection for Azure resources.   As with any launch, there is a lot of new information, so we decided to sit down with one of the founders of Conformity, Mike Rahmati. Mike is a technologist at heart,…

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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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Principles of a Cloud Migration – Security W5H – The HOW

Credit to Author: Jason Dablow| Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 21:09:34 +0000

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“How about… ya!” Security needs to be treated much like DevOps in evolving organizations; everyone in the company has a responsibility to make sure it is implemented. It is not just a part of operations, but a cultural shift in doing things right the first time – Security by default. Here are a few pointers…

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Principles of a Cloud Migration – Security W5H – The WHERE

Credit to Author: Jason Dablow| Date: Fri, 08 May 2020 21:38:57 +0000

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“Wherever I go, there I am” -Security I recently had a discussion with a large organization that had a few workloads in multiple clouds while assembling a cloud security focused team to build out their security policy moving forward.  It’s one of my favorite conversations to have since I’m not just talking about Trend Micro…

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