Ponemon Institute and Skyhigh Networks to Host Webinar on Cloud Security: The Insider Threat of Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC)

CUPERTINO, Calif. — January 22, 2014 —Skyhigh Networks, the Cloud Visibility and Enablement Company, today announced that it will be hosting a webinar with Ponemon Institute entitled, “The Insider Threat of Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC)” on Thursday, January 30 at 10:00 am PT/1:00 pm ET.

Ponemon Institute will present the results of “The Insider Threat of Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC)” study. The purpose of this research was to better understand how the security processes of companies are affected when employees are allowed to use public or private third-party cloud services to perform certain job roles.

During this webinar, attendees will learn about:

  • New risks plaguing today’s BYOC enterprise
  • Key assessment criteria for new and popular cloud services
  • Ways to manage data security, compliance and legal risks of cloud usage

Rajiv Gupta, CEO of Skyhigh Networks, will join Dr. Ponemon to share key findings from Skyhigh’s 2014 Cloud Adoption & Risk Report and help attendees understand which types of services present the greatest risk to their organizations.

For more information on the webinar or to register to attend, please click here.

About Ponemon Institute
Ponemon Institute is dedicated to independent research and education that advances responsible information and privacy management practices within business and government. Our mission is to conduct high quality, empirical studies on critical issues affecting the management and security of sensitive information about people and organizations. As a member of the Council of American Survey Research Organizations (CASRO),we uphold strict data confidentiality, privacy and ethical research standards. We do not collect any personally identifiable information from individuals (or company identifiable information in our business research). Furthermore, we have strict quality standards to ensure that subjects are not asked extraneous, irrelevant or improper questions.

About Skyhigh Networks

Skyhigh Networks, the Cloud Visibility and Enablement Company, enables companies to embrace cloud services with appropriate levels of security, compliance, and governance. The company mission is to help CIOs securely enable cloud services that drive productivity and innovation within their businesses, while lowering risk and cost. Customers including BMC Software, Cisco, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Diebold, DirecTV and Equinix use Skyhigh to manage their “Cloud Adoption Lifecycle” with unparalleled visibility, usage analytics, and policy enforcement. Headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., Skyhigh Networks is backed by Greylock Partners and Sequoia Capital. For more information, visit us at www.skyhighnetworks.com or follow us on Twitter @skyhighnetworks.

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Contact:
Katy Garlinghouse
katy@skyhighnetworks.com
(408) 564-0278