Cloud Security Blog

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Leverages Cloud Technology to Drive Healthcare Innovation

Serving over 50% of the insured in New Jersey, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) provides...

By Mia Prickett | July 9, 2018

How McAfee’s CASB Integrates with McAfee Endpoint DLP

McAfee Endpoint DLP is a critical defense for any organization looking to secure endpoint devices by helping to safeguard sensitive...

By Ajmal Kohgadai | June 22, 2018

How McAfee’s CASB Integrates with McAfee Web Gateway

McAfee Web Gateway is a critical defense for any organization looking to protect against emerging threats over the internet. It...

By Ajmal Kohgadai | May 25, 2018

McAfee CASB Connect, the Industry’s First Self-Serve Program

Recently, we announced the launch of McAfee CASB Connect, industry’s first self-serve program that enables any cloud service provider, customer,...

By Brandon Cook | May 21, 2018

McAfee Named a 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB)

Skyhigh Networks (now part of McAfee) was the first cloud access security broker (CASB) provider to secure corporate data in...

By Ajmal Kohgadai | May 15, 2018

Influential Women in Cloud Security

Historically, women in cloud security professions have experienced many challenges. In 2017, the Women in Cybersecurity Report noted that only...

By Leah Dekalb | May 4, 2018

McAfee Announces Launch of CASB Connect Program

As public cloud adoption continues its meteoric rise, enterprises are looking to ensure the security of their business-critical data on...

By Gopi Boyinapalli | April 16, 2018

Cloud Security Guide to RSA 2018

The RSA Conference is a venue for information security professionals from different backgrounds, countries, and industries to share their expertise....

By Leah Dekalb | April 4, 2018

McAfee Skyhigh Security Cloud Joins VMware Workspace ONE Trust Network

At McAfee we believe that security is a team sport and no single company can address the entire spectrum of...

By Vittorio | March 21, 2018

73 Azure Security Best Practices Everyone Must Follow

Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) adoption continues its upward trend as the fastest growing public cloud segment. Not surprisingly, in Microsoft’s latest Security...

By Leah Dekalb | March 20, 2018

New eBook – Definitive Guide to Azure Security

The IaaS market is booming and three players dominate the market: Microsoft, Amazon, and Google. While Amazon Web Services (AWS)...

By Leah Dekalb | March 15, 2018

Announcing McAfee Skyhigh Security Cloud for Azure

By 2020 the public cloud sector is expected to grow to over $400 billion, an increase of 35% from the...

By Anant Mahajan | March 7, 2018

IoT Security Concerns to Get Worse as IoT Adoption Increases

Gartner predicts that 20.8 billion internet-connected devices, also known as internet of things (IoT), will be in use worldwide by...

By Leah Dekalb | February 20, 2018

Open AWS S3 Bucket Exposes Private Data of Thousands of FedEx Customers

2017 was the worst year in terms of number of breaches and data compromises. By one estimate, there were 5,207...

By Leah Dekalb | February 16, 2018

Must-Have CASB Capability When Evaluating Vendors

According to Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers, 60% of large enterprises will use a CASB to govern...

By Thyaga | February 8, 2018

The IT Security Skills Shortage Isn’t Going Anywhere

In 2015 the total cost of all cybercrimes was $3 trillion dollars worldwide. By 2021, this figure is expected to...

By Leah Dekalb | January 29, 2018

The Ultimate CASB Analyst Report Bundle is Here

Each IT analyst firm has a slightly different view of the market based on customer interviews and vendor evaluations, and...

By Cameron Coles | January 23, 2018

Office 365 Security Use Case #4: Detect Compromised Accounts and Insider/Privileged User Threats

Others posts in this series: Use case #1: managing external data sharing Use case #2: Preventing storage of regulated data in...

By Leah Dekalb | January 17, 2018

McAfee Completes Acquisition of Skyhigh Networks

We are excited to announce today that McAfee, one of the world’s largest pure-play cyber security companies, has officially acquired...

By Rajiv Gupta | January 3, 2018

How Enterprises Remediate AWS S3 Buckets Exposed to GhostWriter

Skyhigh recently announced the discovery of a critical exposure, dubbed GhostWriter, whereby data owners misconfigure S3 buckets, allowing public write...

By Anant Mahajan | December 7, 2017