Deciphering DevSecOps

Security needs to be an integral part of the DevOps roadmap. Enterprise Strategy Group’s Doug Cahill shows the way By Beth Stackpole, Writer, Symantec Security has moved to the forefront of the IT agenda as organizations push forward with digital transformation initiatives. At the same time, DevOps, a methodology that applies agile and lean principles […]

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Security Risks and Continuous Development Drive Push for DevSecOps

How the need to speed application creation and subsequent iterations has catalyzed the adoption of the DevOps philosophy By Dwight B. Davis, Writer, Symantec The sharp rise in cyber security attacks and damaging breaches in recent years has driven a new mantra among both application developers and security professionals: “Build security in from the ground […]

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DevOpsSec, SecDevOps, DevSecOps: What’s in a Name?

By Jamie Tischart, CTO Cloud/SaaS, Intel Security The world is awash in DevOps, but what does that really mean? Although DevOps can mean several things to different individuals and organizations, ultimately it is about the cultural and technical changes that occur to deliver cloud services in a highly competitive environment. Cultural changes come in the […]

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Organizations Must Realign to Face New Cloud Realities

Jim Reavis, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, CSA While cloud adoption is moving fast, many enterprises still underestimate the scale and complexity of cloud threats Technology advancements often present benefits to humanity while simultaneously opening up new fronts in the on-going and increasingly complex cyber security battle. We are now at that critical juncture when […]

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“Shift Left” to Harden Your Cloud Security Posture

This article was originally published on Fugue’s blog here. By Josh Stella, Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer, Fugue After a decade-long uneasy courtship with cloud computing, enterprises are migrating their IT systems to platforms like AWS and Azure as fast as they can. This means the key question for the security team is no longer […]

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Roadmap to Earning Your Certificate in Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK)

By Ryan Bergsma, Training Program Director, Cloud Security Alliance In this blog we’ll be taking a look at how to earn your Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK), from study materials, to how to prepare, to the details of the exam, including a module breakdown, passing rates, format etc. If you’re considering earning your CCSK, […]

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AWS Cloud: Proactive Security and Forensic Readiness – Part 5

By Neha Thethi, Information Security Analyst, BH Consulting Part 5: Incident Response in AWS In the event your organization suffers a data breach or a security incident, it’s crucial to be prepared and conduct timely investigations. Preparation involves having a plan or playbook at hand, along with pre-provisioned tools to effectively respond to and mitigate the potential […]

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12 Ways Cloud Upended IT Security (And What You Can Do About It)

This article was originally published on Fugue’s blog here. By Andrew Wright, Co-founder & Vice President of Communications, Fugue The cloud represents the most disruptive trend in enterprise IT over the past decade, and security teams have not escaped turmoil during the transition. It’s understandable for security professionals to feel like they’ve lost some control […]

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Rethinking Security for Public Cloud

Symantec’s Raj Patel highlights how organizations should be retooling security postures to support a modern cloud environment By Beth Stackpole, Writer, Symantec Enterprises have come a long way with cyber security, embracing robust enterprise security platforms and elevating security roles and best practices. Yet with public cloud adoption on the rise and businesses shifting to […]

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Self-Driving Information Security

By Jim Reavis, Co-founder and CEO, Cloud Security Alliance The prospects of autonomous self-driving vehicles becoming a pervasive presence on our roadways seems more likely everyday. From the big automakers to Tesla to Google to Uber, a wide range of companies are investing a tremendous amount of money to create a world without carbon-based drivers. […]

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