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Cloud Security

“Delivering Happiness” – the Tagline Every CIO Needs to Understand

The best companies are dedicated to their customers and build their processes using the customer’s experience as the primary gauge of success. These are what I call “customer-centric” organizations. Great customer-centric companies that have earned my loyalty are Zappos, Nordstrom’s, American Express, and Virgin America. What makes company customer-centric? Here’s ...

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Don’t Get Snowdened: 5 Questions Every CEO Should Ask Their CIO / CISO

Today is the 1-year anniversary of the historic Snowden disclosure. In the year since the first stories about Edward Snowden appeared, one of the lasting affects of the scandal is a heightened awareness of the risk posed by rogue insiders. This increased focus on rogue insiders has spread beyond the ...

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What are the Top Data Loss Prevention Tools?

Gartner estimates the data loss prevention market size (DLP) reached $670 million in 2013, a 25% increase over the prior year. There may be several reasons you’re evaluating a data loss prevention tool including the need to achieve or maintain compliance with external regulations (such as PCI, HIPAA, or HITECH), enforce internal ...

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How to Achieve Regulatory Compliance When Using Google Drive (Video)

Today’s enterprises are eager to move to the cloud in order to drive employee productivity, reduce costs, and increase agility. That being said, regulations such as PCI, HIPAA and HITECH demand a strict level of control over Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and Personal Health Information (PHI) that is sent to the cloud. Additionally, ...

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McAfee MVISION Cloud 1st CASB to be ISO 27001 Certified

One of the most robust certifications a cloud service provider can attain is ISO 27001 certification. Attaining ISO certification is is a reflection of the company’s commitment to security across multiple functions, and a reflection of tremendous time and resource investment by these cloud providers. Specifically, the security standard audits and ...

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How Bad is the eBay Breach? Here Are the Stats

eBay announced today that hackers had infiltrated their systems and stolen the passwords of 145 million users. In addition to account passwords, hackers obtained names, email addresses, birthdates, physical addresses and phone numbers. Was financial information compromised? According to eBay, the breach did not include credit card numbers or financial ...

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Top 10 Reasons to Upgrade to ePO 5.1

Enterprises today are fighting an uphill battle when it comes to security. While there is a proliferation of security management and reporting tools available, the lack of integration and visibility can add more complexity and snags rather than less. Working between multiple security systems diverts attention from other tasks in ...

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Cloud Security to the Stars (Video)

Michael Keithley has a pretty cool job. He’s the CIO for Creative Artists Agency (CAA), who’s clients include almost every megastar actor, musician, or athlete that you’ve ever heard of. With this clientele, cloud security takes center stage as they embrace cloud and mobile technologies. “IT has two options – ...

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A Visionary CIO’s Approach to Cloud Enablement (Video)

Ever since Nicholas Carr famously asked “Does IT Matter?” over a decade ago, IT has been reflecting upon its role and, in some ways, reinventing itself. No longer does IT need to select, install and maintain the latest model server, which creates opportunities them to drive the business in other, often times, ...

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Announcing the McAfee CloudTrust Program: A New Milestone in Cloud Security

Over a year ago, McAfee (formerly Skyhigh Networks) established the CloudTrust™ Program to provide customers with objective and comprehensive assessment of a cloud service’s security capabilities. Today, we are excited to publicly announce the McAfee CloudTrust™ Program and its highest rated rated cloud services. Security Audits are Expensive The genesis of the program was feedback ...

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