Monthly Archives: May 2016

Keeping Your Sanity Securing IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS Cloud Services – Part I 

Defending multiple cloud service types as one

In most organizations today, cloud services are a fact of life. Whether you’re deploying and managing servers in the cloud, building on top of a globally distributed platform, or consuming constantly updated services, the cloud is a fundamental part of your IT service delivery…whether you know it or not.

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Hackers are hitting hotels hard: Tips for travelers and operators 

Let's review the latest string of incidents targeting hotels and assess some possible prevention methods for the future, including how individuals can travel safer, as well as how hotel administrators can boost their overall security posture.Point-of-sale malware has become an infamous source of headaches for retail IT. Memory-scraping malware and POS skimmers especially have wreaked havoc on small and medium-sized businesses, including boutiques and restaurants, mainly as a way to steal customer payment data. Even large, global retailers such as Target have been negatively impacted by the malicious feats of POS hackers. Continue reading