Tag Archives: Secure

IDG Contributor Network: Are VMs more secure than containers?

We often say, “HTTPS is secure,” or “HTTP is not secure.” But what we mean is that “HTTPS is hard to snoop and makes man-in-the-middle attacks difficult” or “my grandmother has no trouble snooping HTTP.” Nevertheless, HTTPS has been hacked, … Continue reading

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Future of Data Summit: Secure IoT with Blockchain

IoT security is essential for the Internet of Things to reach commercial success. Here’s one way to protect this technology and data from hackers. InformationWeek: Cloud

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FedRAMP Is Too Complicated, Not Secure Enough: Survey

The FedRAMP standard for federal agency use of cloud services has too many complications in its operations and lacks the assurance of security, according to the results of a MeriTalk survey. InformationWeek: Cloud

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IDG Contributor Network: How to make containers more secure

Matthew Garrett, principal security engineer at CoreOS, is one of the most respected names in the Linux world when it comes to security and cloud computing. I sat down with Garrett at CoreOS Fest to discuss the risks around containers … Continue reading

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IBM offers advice on how to secure blockchain in the cloud

Cloud providers hosting blockchain secure transactions technology should take additional steps to protect the records, IBM says. IBM’s new framework for securely operating blockchain networks, released Friday, recommends that network operators make it easy to audit their operating environments and use … Continue reading

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IBM offers advice on how to secure blockchain in the cloud

Cloud providers hosting blockchain secure transactions technology should take additional steps to protect their records, IBM says. IBM’s new framework for securely operating blockchain networks, released Friday, recommends that network operators make it easy to audit their operating environments and use … Continue reading

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65% Say Cloud As Secure As On-Premises

Nearly two-thirds of IT security professionals think cloud software security equals what they can provide in enterprise data centers, according to Cloud Security Alliance survey. InformationWeek: Cloud

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Public cloud vs. on-premises: Which is more secure?

Which is more secure: the public cloud or on-premises infrastructure? “Is it more secure to run in the cloud or more secure to run in my data center?” asks John Treadway, senior vice president at consultancy Cloud Technology Partners. “I … Continue reading

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Microsoft to acquire data protection firm Secure Islands

Microsoft announced Monday that it has made a deal to acquire Secure Islands, an Israeli company that focuses on protecting companies’ data. Neither company disclosed the terms of the deal. The acquisition will help Microsoft level up its Azure Rights … Continue reading

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AIS Network Delivers High Security Private Cloud and Secure Cloud Services Built on the Microsoft Cloud Platform

McLean, VA (PRWEB) February 12, 2015 Secure cloud hosting and compliance expert AIS Network is now delivering a managed, High Security Private Cloud to clients who require full compliance with HIPAA/HITECH, PCI, FISMA and other stringent regulatory standards. The solution … Continue reading

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