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Over half of organizations suffer cyberattacks in the cloud

A new report reveals that 53 percent of organizations have experienced a cyberattack on their cloud infrastructure within the last 12 months. The 2022 Cloud Security Report from Netwrix shows that was the most common type of attack, experienced by…

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Cloud security remains a top concern

A new survey of cybersecurity professionals attending this week’s RSA conference shows that cloud security is their main concern. The study by Delinea shows 37 percent think cloud security is the main cybersecurity concern of the year, followed by ransomware…

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Digital transformation, security and cloud drive enterprise IT spending

Enterprise IT spending is continuing to increase, with 64 percent of respondents to a new study expecting to increase IT budgets in the next 12 months. This is up from 49 percent in January of 2021, though down from 71…

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Cloud data breaches rise as adoption and complexity increase

According to a new report, 45 percent of businesses have experienced a cloud-based data breach or failed audit in the past 12 months, up five percent from the previous year. The latest Cloud Security Report from Thales also shows multi-cloud…

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Five steps to a secure cloud architecture

Policy as code is central to establishing and maintaining secure cloud architecture by enabling security teams to impart their knowledge across the organization in a common, machine-readable language. Cloud computing cyberattacks don’t play out like the scenes from Hollywood thrillers….

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Enterprises overspend by millions on cloud services

New research reveals enterprises are over-spending on cloud services by up to $8.5 million, as IT leaders grow frustrated with poor management tools, vendor-lock in and issues with accessing data. A study from Couchbase of IT decision makers at enterprises…

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APIs and cloud apps are greatest threats to enterprise security readiness

A survey of over 400 CISOs finds they are are grappling with a wide range of risks and challenges, especially linked to accelerating utilization of technologies like cloud-based applications and the use of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). The study from…

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Why moving to the cloud is right for government agencies

Over the last few years in enterprise IT, the fight between on-premise software and cloud services has been dominating tech conversations. Today, many businesses realize we will never return to the in-office routine we experienced before the pandemic. As remote…

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Enterprises struggle to discover cloud access policies

Cloud use is commonplace among large enterprises, with 82 percent of organizations with $1B or more in revenue using three or more clouds, up from 66 percent last year. However, with the majority of companies (70 percent) using two or…

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Enterprise cloud costs up over 90 percent in the past year

Cloud costs are a measure of the services businesses are using, but they also reflect the wider market and the pricing strategies of providers. Cloud native service provider Civo has carried out a survey into what businesses are spending on…

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