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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.

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.