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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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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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RSA 2020 - The Human Element

By Ben Rice  |  March 9, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 

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As a longtime security industry professional, I always look forward to the RSA Conference as it is always a great time. I particularly enjoy reuniting with colleagues in the industry to compare notes, discuss security trends, and plot new partnerships and alliances. This year, Bitglass had a nice booth presence and received a number of awards!

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Bitglass Security Spotlight: 6.5 Million Registered Voters Exposed in Israel, Three Weeks Before the Election

By Juan Lugo  |  March 2, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 
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Here are the top stories of recent weeks:

  • Over 6.5 Million Israeli Voters Exposed in Online Voter Registry
  • Phishing Scam Costs Puerto Rican Government Over $2.6 Million
  • Nedbank, South Africa’s Predominant Bank is the Latest Victim of a Breach Affecting 1.7 Million Customers
  • Popular Photo Printing Mobile Application Exposed in Breach Affecting 10,000 Users
  • A Mismanaged S3 Bucket Results in a Breach Affecting 49 Million Individuals

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