Managing Active Directory can be painful. Native tools have limited capabilities, which leads to inefficiencies, such as managing user accounts or group membership via manual processes or scripts. To make things even more interesting, Microsoft has introduced Azure Active Directory (AAD). It's a cloud-based directory...
With 96% of businesses now relying on cloud computing,
including 81% that use multiple cloud environments*, cloud
adoption is no longer a trend but the new normal.
This requires enterprises to place more emphasis on a critical
issue related to cloud computing and storage: how to ensure the
Is 'Observability' just a disingenuous rebrand of 'monitoring'? Is it monitoring on steroids? Or, is it the new way to find out "why" (and not just "if") your system, IT or application isn't working as expected?
Today we see that traditional monitoring approaches can fall short if a system or an application doesn't...
Migrating computing resources to cloud environments opens up new attack surfaces previously unknown in the world of premise-based data centers. Cloud workloads are vulnerable to data breaches, account compromises, and resource exploitation.
Read Anatomy of a Cloud-Native Data Breach to follow the dissection of a...
The trend of moving applications, data and infrastructure to public clouds in unrelenting. While the transition is a strategic move to transform operations, improve the customer experience, and reduce costs, this spreading of data across multiple hosting centers complicates DDoS mitigation strategies and leads to...
Are you one of the 93% whose business suffered from a cyberattack in 2018?
Successful cyberattacks obliterate consumer trust and destroy brands, and they're only increasing in effectiveness:
The costs of cyberattacks increased 52% to $1.1 million
The ultimate goal of cyberattacks is service disruption
As organizations are relying more and more on cloud collaboration tools to store and share sensitive customer data, security concerns abound. Failure to comply with regulation is not a risk worth taking, and the financial cost, time lost and reputation damage from even one data breach can jeopardize an entire...
As companies push more data to the cloud, large enterprises such as MGM Resorts International are balancing what it takes to complete their digital transformation journey and securing data that is rapidly moving off premises.
Currently, nearly ninety percent of organizations worldwide are using
Active Directory (AD) for on-premises
resources (aka on-prem). That
represents 500 million organizations
and somewhere around 10 billion daily
authentications. In fact, in the world
of identity and access management
(IAM), AD has become...
Studies have consistently shown that improving page speed
will result in better user engagement, higher conversion rates,
and lower bounce rates. For this reason, providing a great user
experience is one of the top initiatives for any web or mobile
Download this report to learn more about receiving...
DDoS attacks. Bad bots. Web server vulnerability exploits. The number of threats to websites and internet-facing applications is growing every day. The best way to protect your business from harmful incoming web traffic is to block it with a powerful web application firewall (WAF). But not just any WAF will do. It's...
The 2019 RSA Conference offers an opportunity to learn about new concepts across all aspects of cybersecurity. One such area is "data gravity," which will be the topic of a session featuring Microsoft's Diana Kelley and Sian John. They discuss the concept in a joint interview.
As the guardians of their enterprises' ever-expanding attack surfaces,
security architects look for more effective ways to deliver threat
protection and to coordinate it with threat detection and remediation.
Next-generation firewalls (NGFWs), which typically anchor security
architectures, are the linchpins of...
If your organization is one of the 95% of enterprises
that operate in the cloud, you are already grappling
with cloud security. And if your organization is one of
the 85% of companies that use multiple Infrastructureas-a-Service (IaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
clouds, you have additional issues to...