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Microsoft snoops on blogger's email account

Tell me again why the cloud is such a great thing? Oh, yeah, it's cheap. Is it really? Because it isn't looking cheap from here nor I suspect from where that French blogger is sitting now.

Startups dominate SMB cloud security market, says ABI

Startups dominate the security services market for small and medium-sized businesses using the public cloud, according to ABI Research.

Spotlight: AFORE beefs up cloud security platform with VDI, app encryption

Canadian cloud security firm AFORE Solutions is beefing up its CloudLink security platform by adding SecureVM and Secure FILE to its encryption lineup.

Visibility, control remain top cloud security concerns

When it comes to security in the cloud, security professionals see risks in virtually all areas: people, processes and technologies.

Cloud security firm CipherCloud acquires CloudUp

To address enterprises' growing cloud security concerns, cloud security firm CipherCloud has acquired CloudUp Networks, a provider of software-as-a-service application security, for an undisclosed consideration.

News Scan: Next generation security; Women in federal IT; more

Top news stories for Jan. 14, 2014.

MegaCloud service apparently goes dark

A month after Nirvanix pulled the plug on its cloud computing service, it appears that another cloud company may have closed up shop.

Taking better cloud control

Part two of a series: CoreSite's Ted Chamberlain reflects on the demise of Nirvanix, and the lessons learned about ensuring data security in the cloud.

Cloud security being left out of enterprise security policy, PwC survey finds

Only 18 percent of enterprises include cloud provisions in their security policy, yet close to half use cloud computing on a regular basis, according to a survey of 9,600 executives from around the world.

BYOC--not another acronym!

Just when you thought you had all of the acronyms down--BYOD, COPE, CYOD, MDM, MAM--here comes another one: bring your own cloud.