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DevSecOps: Fast development without sacrificing safety

DevOps has been a boon to companies looking to shorten the systems development cycle, pushing software developers and IT operations to work together and help their enterprises fulfil their business objectives. But while DevOps has been embraced relatively quickly, the same cannot be said for adding security into the mix, even though many software devs and IT and security professionals agree that it would be welcome and the effects of this merger on app security … More

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Google will check apps by new developers more thoroughly

In an attempt to thwart Android developers who are set to distribute malicious apps through Google Play, Google will be taking more time when reviewing apps by developers with newly minted accounts. This reviewing process will take days, not weeks, Google assures, and should allow them to do more thorough checks before approving apps to be featured in the store. Sameer Samat, VP of Product Management, Android & Google Play, also says that they know … More

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Building a modern data registry: Go beyond data classification

For organizations, understanding what data they store and analyze is gaining increasing urgency due to new privacy regulations, from the Global Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and Brazil’s General Data Protection Law (LGPD). But these regulations are not the only reason organizations are focused on privacy. Security imperatives and pressure to extract more value from the information they store has also put pressure on companies to get data privacy … More

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New infosec products of the week: April 19, 2019

CHAOSSEARCH releases new search and analytics platform for cloud storage CHAOSSEARCH released their search and analytics platform. Using scalable elasticity and disruptive cost economics, the platform gives customers the ability to store, search and query all the data they need within their own Amazon S3 environment. ManageEngine now provides secure, one-click access to an unlimited number of enterprise apps ManageEngine launched Identity Manager Plus, a secure, cloud-based single sign-on (SSO) solution. It allows organizations to … More

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Microsoft 365 security: Protecting users from an ever-evolving threat landscape

In this age of frequent security and data breaches, the statement “We take our customers’ privacy and security very seriously” has been heard from breached companies so often as to become a point of mockery, anger and frustration. But when Rob Lefferts, CVP of Microsoft 365 Security and Compliance, tells me the same thing (and the statement is not in response to a security breach), I believe him. If they didn’t, this cloud-based SaaS offering … More

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