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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.

The internet will become the corporate network perimeter, predicts iSheriff CEO

The internet will become the corporate network perimeter, predicts Paul Lipman, CEO of cloud security service provider iSheriff.

Infographic: Three-quarters of firms rate their cloud security as fair or poor

Despite the efficiency improvements and costs savings that cloud computing promises, enterprises continue to drag their feet because of security worries. In fact, three-quarters of businesses rate their cloud security as fair or poor.

Infographic: Top cloud security mistakes made by AWS users

Many Amazon Web Services users lose control of their data by giving up control of their encryption keys to Amazon or a third party, warns Gilad Parann-Nissany with cloud security provider Porticor.

Infographic: Enterprises increasingly use cloud access security brokers to secure cloud access

One-quarter of enterprises will secure access to cloud-based services using a cloud access security broker platform, up from less than 1 percent in 2012, according to an infographic prepared by cloud security gateway provider Bitglass.

Obligatory post-nudity-exposure opinion piece

There comes a point where the sheer volume of "Lessons Learned" pieces in the wake of the Great Celebrity Cloud Hack points to a deeper problem than the ridiculousness of password-based security.

Mobile cloud security firm Bitglass pockets $25M in VC funding

Bitglass, a provider of mobile cloud security for the enterprise, has secured another $25 million in venture capital funding, adding to the $10 million it has already raised, the company announced Tuesday.

Where do we plant the root of trust?

The problem of securing identity in a network of both mobile devices and clouds is only growing more complex.  A solution may require us to transcend what we think we know.