Forcepoint acquires Bitglass to bolster Security Service Edge
“The acquisition will go a long way to addressing customers’ security needs across web, cloud, and data centre, particularly as hybrid and remote working environments.”
Why phishing is a bigger threat than ransomware
Preventing today’s increasingly dynamic phishing attempts requires next-generation ‘on-device’ web security that can block phishing sites.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Bitglass director on the evolution of remote working risks
In this interview, we talk to Bitglass senior director of marketing Jonathan Andresen, who is back for his fourth IT Jam.
What to know when considering zero trust digital transformation
The security landscape is constantly changing, but SASE can help organisations tackle countless security challenges.
Why IaaS security should be a priority
Why are CIOs and IT organisations prioritising investment in cloud infrastructure? The answer is simple, writes Bitglass senior marketing director Jonathan Andresen.
Why IT needs smarter cloud security
Organisations are becoming increasingly reliant on cloud-based applications for employees who spend more time working remotely, putting more pressure on security.
How Microsoft security infrastructure can sink a business
Organisations that are heavily or entirely reliant on Microsoft infrastructure, services and applications can take several steps to shore up their security.
Ignorance is bliss — for hackers
Failure to employ best-of-breed security practices may result in a very uncomfortable talk with CEOs and boards of directors.
True cloud security really should be delivered from the cloud
The impact of uptime and performance across cloud security solutions is coming under increased scrutiny.
Rapid device adoption reveals massive security gaps across BYOD initiatives
Organisations are ill-equipped to deal with growing security threats such as malware and data theft.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Bitglass director on the relationship between security and digital transformation
Jonathan Andresen, back for his third IT Jam, speaks about how cybersecurity fits into discussions and processes about digital transformation.
Six key characteristics of a modern ZTNA solution
Not all zero trust network access solutions are equal. Organisations should keep in mind these six key characteristics when evaluating ZTNA solutions.
How should cloud-centric organisations prioritise data protection?
Organisations can embrace digital transformation with confidence by including these critical considerations in data protection strategy planning and execution.
Ransomware ravages Ireland's health service - experts comment
Ireland’s National Cyber Security Centre points to the ‘Conti’ ransomware variant, which caused the HSE's IT systems to shut down over the weekend.
Best practices and key factors for identity management
In parallel with any physical form of identification, digital identities must be protected at all costs to prevent identity theft or fraud.
Why uptime and performance are key to cloud security
The cloud has virtually infinite redundancy, storage and compute power, so why reinvent it? True cloud security should be delivered from the cloud itself.
Six key characteristics of a modern secure web gateway
For organisations to continue to thrive in a distributed work environment, they must ensure that security is also modernised to support new realities appropriately.
Major firms disclose breaches in the wake of SolarWinds attack
Microsoft, Shell, GoDaddy, MobiKwik — these are just some of the high-profile company's on the receiving end of sophisticated attacks, writes Bitglass senior director of marketing Jonathan Andresen.
Crawl, walk and run with SASE adoption
For organisations that would prefer to pace themselves and take a slower, more systematic approach to SASE adoption, a strategy of ‘crawl, walk, run’ is recommended, writes Bitglass regional sales director for ANZ Wayne Neich.
How to achieve ransomware resilience in three steps
All organisations need advanced threat protection to stop ransomware attacks and ease the impact if they do occur, writes Bitglass CTO Anurag Kahol.
Why consumer privacy is crucial in a remote work era
Organisations should monitor all file, app, user and web activity with comprehensive activity logs to uncover the whereabouts of consumers’ data.
How to stay ahead of the next cyber breach
With so many people working from home, the corresponding surge in app usage, unmanaged devices, web traffic and accessing internal resources is making security a much trickier prospect.
Bitglass kicks off new year with two senior APJ hires
“I look forward to helping Bitglass change the way people and organisations protect themselves when using the cloud."
SASE vs zero trust – or the best of both worlds
Zero trust and SASE work together by converging a least-privilege access strategy with an architecture that simplifies how highly distributed users, BYOD, and cloud resources are secured.