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Why Forego Health: WFH Securely through the Cloud

By Samantha Nguyen  |  March 26, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 
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Companies across all verticals are facing the unfortunate reality of the current situation. Cautionary measures to flatten the curve have prompted a rapidly growing number of employees to join the Work From Home (WFH) culture. Although fortunate enough to be able to WFH, the security of organizations is now at an increased risk of being compromised due to the heavy traffic flowing in and out of the cloud. 

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Glass Class: High-performance Security - The PolyScale Architecture

By Mike Schuricht  |  March 24, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 

How do cloud security architectural design decisions affect vendors’ ability to provide a performant, scalable, and reliable platform?

Take the example of an offsite meeting.  Thousands of normally geographically dispersed employees converge on a single location for a few days.  Other cloud security solutions built on the appliance model cannot scale to meet the dynamic demand profile. 

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Don’t Take Our Word for It – Listen to Our Customers

By Juan Lugo  |  March 18, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 
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Gartner’s Voice of the Customer series (which to date (since October 2015) has featured well over 320,000 reviews across more than 330 markets), has played a key role in educating organizations about the tools that they are considering deploying. We believe it provides IT teams with in-depth and unbiased evaluations from real customers so that they can select the solutions that are the best fits for their organizations. The latest market to be added to Gartner’s collection is that of cloud access security brokers (CASBs).

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Bitglass Security Spotlight: Cyber Attack Results in Defense Contractor Paying $500,000 Ransom

By Juan Lugo  |  March 16, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 
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Here are the top stories of recent weeks:

  • U.S. Defense Contractor Pays Threat Actors Half a Million in Ransom 
  • T-Mobile Falls Pray to Second Security Breach in Six Months 
  • International Airline, Cathay Pacific, Fined as Breach Exposes 9.4 Million Customers 
  • Walgreens Mobile Application Leaked Users’ Sensitive Information
  • A SpaceX and Tesla Parts Manufacturer Is Affected by Data Breach

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