Cloud Security Blog

Skyhigh Extends CASB to Workplace by Facebook

Workplace by Facebook and Skyhigh announced a partnership that will enable enterprises using Workplace to enforce security and compliance controls...

By Gopi Boyinapalli | April 18, 2017

CASB RFP Template: 180+ Common Questions Enterprises Are Asking

The cloud access security broker (CASB) market is set to take center stage in 2017 as the next business-critical security...

By Suhaas Kodagali | April 18, 2017

Every Company is a Software Company

The average enterprise has 464 custom applications deployed today. Across industries, even ones not associated with technology, companies of all...

By Cameron Coles | April 8, 2017

AWS Security Best Practices

In 2014, an attacker compromised Code Spaces’ Amazon Web Services (AWS) account used to deploy Code Spaces’ commercial code-hosting service....

By Ajmal Kohgadai | April 8, 2017

New eBook – Definitive Guide to AWS Security

While popular out-of-the-box SaaS products like Salesforce, Box, Dropbox, and Office 365 are becoming ubiquitous in the workplace, many enterprises...

By Ajmal Kohgadai | April 4, 2017

GDPR Myth: What happens in the EU must stay in the EU

If there’s one thing keeping governance, privacy, risk, and security folks awake at night it is the EU GDPR –...

By Nigel Hawthorn | April 4, 2017

6 Office 365 DLP Best Practices

Much has been written about the rapid pace at which enterprises are adopting Microsoft Office 365. Of equal significance is...

By Ajmal Kohgadai | March 30, 2017

CISO Beat: Designing a Better Security Organization

Regulators and security practitioners alike are engaged in an effort to realign economic incentives that seemingly put enterprises at a...

By Sam Bleiberg | March 30, 2017

CIO Corner: The True Cost of a Data Breach

Business executives know that their organizations need to invest in cybersecurity, but it is notoriously difficult to estimate the cost...

By Sam Bleiberg | March 30, 2017

6 Slack Security Best Practices

Since its launch in August of 2013, Slack has enjoyed remarkable growth in its user base. As of 2016, Slack...

By Ajmal Kohgadai | March 27, 2017

The Global Case for Data Protection

Do you have colleagues who see data protection regulations as a chore? Something to ignore as long as possible and...

By Nigel Hawthorn | March 21, 2017

Skyhigh Leads CASB Innovation with 7th and 8th Patents

Skyhigh recently extended its lead in the cloud security innovation race with the issuance of two seminal new patents covering...

By Sekhar Sarukkai | March 16, 2017

New Gartner Report: CASB Platforms vs. CASB-Like and CASB-Lite

Unrestrained adoption of cloud services by business users and enterprises is having a disruptive effect on information security. IT and...

By Suhaas Kodagali | March 15, 2017

CISO Beat: Delivering Secure Products

The phrase “digital transformation” has served as a catch-all in the IT industry for the shift in how companies use...

By Sam Bleiberg | March 9, 2017

12 Must-Know Statistics on Cloud Usage in the Enterprise

Over the past decade, the cloud has become a disruptive force affecting every function and initiative in the enterprise. Gartner...

By Ajmal Kohgadai | March 9, 2017

Google-Uber Lawsuit: A Wake-up Call for Enterprises on Insider Threats

Waymo, an Alphabet entity that was previously Google’s self-driving car project, has recently filed a lawsuit against Otto, the self-driving...

By Suhaas Kodagali | March 8, 2017

The Death of the Datacenter? 6 Charts that Show 2017 is the IaaS Tipping Point

Enterprises have talked of divesting from their datacenters and moving application workloads—both testing and production—to the public cloud for at...

By Cameron Coles | March 1, 2017

Cloudbleed: This Time, We Were Ready

Heartbleed struck fear into website operators and security professionals alike with the realization that a central internet infrastructure was vulnerable....

By Kaushik Narayan | February 27, 2017

IT Security Certifications Salary Guide: CISM, CISSP, CISA, CompTIA, GSEC

For the second year in a row, there will be one million IT security job openings that will go unfilled...

By Ajmal Kohgadai | February 22, 2017

New Report Finds Growing Security Risks to Custom Apps

The average enterprise today runs 464 in-house developed applications. These apps are internally facing for employees and externally facing for...

By Cameron Coles | February 13, 2017