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Cybersecurity is the top IT investment priority for Western European utilities

Chief information officers at utilities in Western Europe identified cybersecurity as their top IT spending priority this year, according to a survey by market research firm IDC.

Unisys offers enterprises micro-segmentation security for AWS Cloud

Unisys announced Tuesday that it is providing enterprises with its Unisys Stealth micro-segmentation security product on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud.

Spotlight: iSheriff names John Mutch as new CEO

Cloud security firm iSheriff has named John Mutch as CEO, replacing Paul Lipmann.

Cisco adds new products and services to Security Everywhere portfolio

Cisco on Tuesday launched a number of new enterprise security products and features, as well as a threat awareness service, as an expansion to its Security Everywhere strategy announced in June.

Infographic: SMBs could benefit from the security cloud providers offer

While many firms cite security and privacy concerns as the reason they do not use cloud services, small and medium-sized businesses could benefit from the security protocols offered by cloud providers.

Spotlight: CSA kicks off working group to develop open API for cloud security

The Cloud Security Alliance kicked off this week a working group to define an open API for cloud security.

Network security tools not up to the cloud security task, say CSOs

A full 80 percent of chief security officers do not think traditional network security tools can adequately protect cloud infrastructure, according to a survey of CSOs.

Microsoft offers enterprises a lockbox in the cloud to secure sensitive data

To address cloud security concerns of enterprises, Microsoft unveiled on Monday a new cloud security technology called Verifiable Confidential Cloud Computing that offers a "lockbox" to protect cloud data when it is being accessed to make calculations or perform other tasks.

Risky employee behavior, cloud security are top IT security concerns

Poor employee security behavior and cloud security are top worries of IT pros, according to a survey commissioned by data backup and disaster recovery firm Sungard Availability Services.

Data security in the cloud getting CEO's attention

While long a concern of IT security pros, data security in the cloud is now getting the attention of the C-suite, according to a survey by the Cloud Security Alliance sponsored by Skyhigh Networks.