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8/15/2019
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7 Biggest Cloud Security Blind Spots

Cloud computing boon is for innovation, yet security organizations find themselves running into obstacles.
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Cloud Misconfiguration

Misconfiguration of Internet-as-a-service (IaaS) and cloud data stores is the leading cause of some of the most damaging cloud breaches and data exposures today. Whether it's from turning off default security settings standardized by cloud providers, using default passwords, allowing unrestricted access to certain services, or something else, misconfiguration problems introduce a raft of hidden risks that are frequently uncovered in the headlines only after an embarrassing incident. According to the recent '2019 Cloud Security Report,' some 40% of organizations say misconfiguration of cloud platforms is their top cybersecurity concern.

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Cloud Misconfiguration

Misconfiguration of Internet-as-a-service (IaaS) and cloud data stores is the leading cause of some of the most damaging cloud breaches and data exposures today. Whether it's from turning off default security settings standardized by cloud providers, using default passwords, allowing unrestricted access to certain services, or something else, misconfiguration problems introduce a raft of hidden risks that are frequently uncovered in the headlines only after an embarrassing incident. According to the recent "2019 Cloud Security Report," some 40% of organizations say misconfiguration of cloud platforms is their top cybersecurity concern.

Image Source: Adobe Stock (natali_mis)

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