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Next-Gen CASB Blog

Global Visibility into your SaaS Applications

By Shane Moore  |  July 15, 2019 at 4:56 AM  | 
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The first time I saw this graphic I was stunned, and so was the customer! What you are looking at is a view of all the Microsoft Office 365 logins for a large US-based organization after Bitglass was configured as a SAML (security assertion markup language) relay to their identity provider (IDP). All of this organization’s operations are based in the US, so there is no reason that anyone should log in from another country. This tells us that unauthorized users around the world somehow gained access to compromised usernames and passwords and proceeded to use them to log in.

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How to Protect Data in a BYOD World

By Mike Schuricht  |  September 26, 2018 at 4:35 AM  | 

Every day, more and more corporate information is moving to employees' personal devices. This rise of BYOD (bring your own device) provides increased flexibility and productivity to employees and, consequently, the organizations for which they work. However, it also creates new cybersecurity concerns. Traditional tools built for corporate-owned, managed devices are not ideal for this new BYOD landscape. Learn more by watching the below Glass Class.

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Reaching HIPAA Compliance With Bitglass

By Jacob Serpa  |  September 13, 2017 at 5:30 AM  | 

ken-treloar-365804.jpgThe Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPAA, is a U.S. law critical for healthcare organizations. The law aims to safeguard protected health information, or PHI, which is any data that uniquely identifies an individual. PHI can take the form of social security numbers, medical record numbers, license plate numbers, and more. It must be protected by virtually any entity that handles it in relation to healthcare.

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Where does Salesforce platform encryption fall short?

By Mike Schuricht  |  November 18, 2016 at 11:56 AM  | 

shutterstock_262316411.jpgSalesforce Shield (Salesforce’s platform encryption product) has now been on the market for about a year and a half. The goal is to encrypt data at rest in Salesforce with a bring your own key (BYOK) approach which was introduced in July. The solution sounds great, but doesn’t deliver on the main reasons you would want to encrypt cloud data in the first place.

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