Feb 24, 2020 To bring oversight & control of security back into the business implement a centralised cloud strategy, encrypt sensitive data across all cloud providers themselves and manage it in one place.
Feb 24, 2020 If putting unencrypted data up in a public cloud is like leaving your house unlocked, keeping encrypted data and the encryption keys in the same cloud could be akin to leaving a copy of your housekey under your doormat.
Feb 24, 2020 Trusting the cloud involves a change in mindset. You must be ready to use runtime encryption in the cloud.
Feb 21, 2020 Shadow digital minister Chi Onwurah challenges the government to stop Google’s plans to move UK user data out of the EU.
Feb 11, 2020 The cloud is now a common storage realm for companies that want to scale their data while making use of usually large capacities. However, some of the newest cyber attacks around right now are increasingly targeting the cloud, particularly cloud applications. Jethro Beekman, technical director at Fortanix, said: “Cloud migration and the ineffectiveness of perimeter defences have led to an increase of host- and service-based security mechanisms.
Feb 11, 2020 At least one security expert highlighted how some nation states have been conducting cyber warfare operations for a while now, rather than make use of conventional military operations. “Compared to conventional war, cyber warfare offers more precision. One can control exactly what and whom to target. Also, it’s much less expensive,” said Ambuj Kumar, CEO and co-founder of Fortanix.
Feb 10, 2020 From Ambuj Kumar, CEO & Co-Founder, Fortanix: Compared to conventional war, cyber warfare offers more precision. One can control exactly what and whom to target. Also, it’s much less expensive. This is why we will see more and more instances of cyber battles in future.
January 24th, 2020 Three years ago, the NotPetya ransomware wreaked over $10 billion in damage. Crafted by the Russian military, the malware relied on a nearly decade-old code named Mimikatz. It highlighted an ongoing Windows flaw that could expose users’ passwords left as cleartext in system memory. Even today, any exploitable system that hosts multiple users stands ready to expose those passwords to hackers, who can then seize that data and use it to log into adjacent exploitable systems.
January 21th, 2020 Despite just being at the company for a short time, Faiyaz Shahpurwala, chief product officer at Fortanix, has been focused on delivering product and strategy. However, as a security expert, he took some time out to talk to us about his experience in the industry along with the announcement of a new form of security that could change so much in encryption.
January 17th, 2020 Microsoft has already issued a patch for the latest Windows vulnerability, which organizations should apply right away to avoid exposure to malware.
January 15th, 2020 Overnight, Microsoft announced a patch for a vulnerability discovered by the NSA in Windows 10. The vulnerability could have been exploited by hackers to create malicious software that looked legitimate.
January 10th, 2020 According to Gartner, 70% of businesses are adopting a hybrid cloud and multi-cloud strategy to augment their internal data centers. The challenges of protecting data and using encryption for multiple hybrid, public cloud, and on-premises environments increases complexity, cost, and security risk. Interview with Ambuj Kumar, Fortanix CEO for Security Weekly podcast.
January 8th, 2020 Secure enclaves can help reduce data breaches dramatically and support the value of the cloud securely.
January 6th, 2020 The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) came into force on January 1st 2020 and requires impacted organizations to take various compliance measures to avoid potentially large fines. One of the key steps that organizations can take to manage the associated risks is to implement an holistic approach to encryption: as Anand Kashyap, CTO and co-founder at Fortanix explains.