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How to protect yourself from WannaCry using CloudPassage Halo

Ransomware has been an issue since 2005, denying users access to their systems and files until a ransom is paid. Crypto-Ransomware that encrypts files on victim systems is the latest type. A new variant, called WannaCry, appeared starting on May…

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What is automated compliance?

Working in cyber security we’re all familiar with the need for IT compliance and know that organizations processing sensitive information (e.g. hospitals, banks) must adhere to a set of rules, standards, and processes protecting customer and user information. However as…

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Approved CloudPassage module now on PuppetForge

We’re proud to announce that CloudPassage has joined Puppet’s Technology Alliance Partner Program (TAPP). Joining this program is part of an initiative to best serve our customers who use Puppet as their orchestration tool for securing their dynamic cloud and…

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Security considerations in a DevOps pipeline – part 2

As we discussed in our first post in this series, with DevOps methodologies the goal is to speed up deployment using automation while increasing the predictability and manageability of the development cycle. Too often though, security is left for last,…

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Alexa, how easy is it to use the Halo API?

How long does it take to integrate the Halo API with an Amazon Echo? A little over a day if you’re Nick Lee, our senior solutions architect. But as Nick points out, the Halo REST API is so easy work with…

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