Security Focus | Jan 2014 | Cyber Criminals Adopting Cloud Database Services As New Malware Platform

Cyber criminals adopting cloud database services as new malware platform

There is a new malware platform for cybercriminals: Database as a Service (DBaaS). A new report released by Imperva, Inc. concludes that by bringing data one step closer to hackers, DBaaS makes it possible for hackers to compromise an organization’s database without accessing its network – ultimately increasing the risk of a data breach.

 

Top Security Trends For 2014

“The Application Defense Center (ADC) has identified the top trends poised to have the most significant impact on the security landscape in 2014. Join Imperva CTO and head of the ADC as he presents security trends that will resonate across the globe in the upcoming year.”

 

ForeScout Named to SC Magazine’s Prestigious Industry Innovator List For Second Consecutive Year

ForeScout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of pervasive network security solutions for Global 2000 enterprises and government organizations, has been recognized by SC Magazine as an Industry Innovator in Access Control, in particular, for bi-directional integration advantages delivered through ForeScout ControlFabric™ technology. This marks the second consecutive year ForeScout has been honored with this prestigious distinction. Last year, the company was lauded for its progressive BYOD security offering.

 

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