Do more CISOs mean a greater focus on security concerns?

In early 2016 the percentage of enterprise organizations with Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) in their C-Suites stood at 50%. In early 2017 that number has already leapt to 65%, representing a 30% increase in just a single year. This…

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What is up with HIPAA?

After almost 20 years in IT, people still tell me I’m crazy when I say that I sincerely enjoy compliance. I enjoy dealing with lawyers, love audit and compliance teams, and writing service provider security requirements documents. Having been on…

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Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit is nearly here!

The 2017 Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit is nearly here! We’re especially excited for this year’s summit because from June 12 – 15, we’ll be showcasing a booth and headlining a speaking session that you won’t want to miss….

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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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