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  • Over the last few years there has been significant security improvements in public clouds.  For example, AWS now offers transparent data encryption, key management and secure compute features. Unfortunately, even with the advances in public cloud computing, organizations like financial institutions have been unable to leverage these services because many analysts work in secure facilit...

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  • PrecisionAccess can be a force multiplier for your security team by future proofing your existing infrastructure against advanced attacks, including credential theft, predatory malware and man-in-the-middle. Software Defined Perimeter and Trust Assessment technology combine to obfuscate servers until user and device trust is established and access is granted to a single application or ...

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  • One of the most significant new opportunities for public cloud is the processing and storage of regulated data.  Until recently the idea was deemed heretical, mainly due to regulatory, compliance costs and the difficulty in interlocking physical and virtual security controls.  That has changed due to a recent Vidder project for a public financial services firm with more than $10B in as...

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  • If you’re wondering what security challenges will look like in the near future study Ukraine, Russia’s testing ground for cyber war.  Last week at Future In Review we heard a series of chilling predictions from one of Ukraine’s top cyber security officials, Dmytro Shymkiv, supplemented with insight from global infowar experts Bob Flores (former CTO of the CIA) and Phillip Lohaus (Ameri...

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  • Let’s face it. The current security stack of firewalls amalgamated with a dozen other security products has been rendered irrelevant by advanced cyberthreats, from predatory malware to credential theft and man-in-the-middle attacks. And with certainty we can predict more attacks (and larger attacks) into increasingly sensitive apps and databases.

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  • Here’s Why It Matters In a “tip of the hat” to how polluted devices and networks have become, VMware and Verizon announced new service offerings to protect applications from cyber attacks.  VMware announced App Defense at VMworld a few weeks ago. Vidder announced yesterday that its technology is being integrated into a new Verizon Software Defined Perimeter managed service for pro...

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  • On my personal blog I wrote about the recent AWS VMware partnership and how it threatens traditional IT vendors, practices and roles. The week before I talked about exploding security processes eroding protection at a Fortune 100 leader, based on a recent interview with a security architect.

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  • Last month I spoke with a security architect at a Fortune 100 enterprise serving a network of hundreds of thousands of company and partner employees in almost 200 countries. Talk about a networking and security challenge. His comments inspired a blog about security process creep and the exponential increase in demands on security teams experiencing even incremental growth.

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  • Security breaches are now a fact of life for almost all organizations.  New attacks don’t respect traditional boundaries and perimeters, from a country’s borders to enterprise firewalls and intrusion prevention systems. This means that the definition of national security within a cyber context is limited to government institutions, not organizations with operations within a nation’s bo...

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  • Today breaches are simply a fact of life in the cyber age. A report tracking the largest breaches of 2017 also said breaches in 2016 had increased by 40% (over 2015 - including the Yahoo compromise of more than one billion accounts) and that 2017 “could get even more messy and more serious.”

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  • New Trust Assessment Overview Video: 6-minute introduction on Vidder’s new trust assessment capabilities and why they are the last nail in the hacker’s coffin.

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  • Currently information solutions for First Responders are built using customized, highly complex and costly communications and application systems. While the adoption of mobile devices and public clouds have become the norm for enterprises these have been considered too risky for emergency services. Until now. 

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  • The Season 7 trailer of Game of Thrones came out today and fans were excited to see that’s going to be bloody war. While Thrones is a fantasy show its strength comes from being a metaphor for real world conflicts.

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  • In the past five months there have been two cyber attacks that combined age-old email phishing with lateral movement to greatly increase their lethality. In February of this year the Saudi Arabian government was hit with a phishing attack that installed a program to delete data.  The attackers were able to increase the blast radius of the attack by using a stolen domain credentials to ...

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  • In response to questions regarding Vidder’s Precision Access™ Trusted Access Control solution and how it compares to traditional Network Access Control (NAC) solutions we’ve created an infographic. The column on the right highlights the time to value impacts of replacing NAC with Trusted Access Control based on each row of characteristics.

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  • Last week Amazon announced another stellar quarter, with AWS again being the main headliner for the ecommerce high flyer. Yet I’m convinced AWS growth and profitability has even deeper implications for traditional hardware-bound network security vendors. Two weeks ago, I spoke with a CISO  at forward-thinking IT shop. It was one of the most encouraging and thought-provoking IT discussi...

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  • The question that many IT security pros and pundits are asking is: Why hasn’t network access control (NAC) lived up to its promise? I certainly did. And what I discovered helped me to make a career move.

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  • SDP Is The New NAC

    Network World recently published an article on why Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) will replace network access control (NAC) products.  To understand why this makes sense it’s useful to look at the changes happening in the enterprise today.

  • A Flicker Of Light: A New Security Stack Points The Path To Safety

    The last few years have been a difficult time for those who protect data. Defense-in-depth, the gold standard in cyber security, has failed. The basis behind defense-in-depth is to deploy redundant layers of security products to defeat every part the cyber kill chain. Unfortunately inside attacks and compromised devices belonging to authorized users operate within the protective bubble...

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