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Continuous Compliance and Effective Audit Preparation for the Cloud
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
Why audits are a necessary evil, and how they can actually help you improve your brand value.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 8/25/2017
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5 Factors to Secure & Streamline Your Cloud Deployment
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
How a Midwestern credit union overcame the challenges of speed, cost, security, compliance and automation to grow its footprint in the cloud.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 8/21/2017
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Cloud Complexity Mandates Security Visibility
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
The cloud is flexible, but security should be the top priority.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 8/16/2017
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Lessons from Verizon: Managing Cloud Security for Partners
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
The recent Verizon breach data exposed by an insecure Amazon S3 bucket highlights the need for enterprises to have visibility into how partners and other stakeholders keep their data secure.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 7/25/2017
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Securing your Cloud Stack from Ransomware
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
Poor configuration, lack of policies, and permissive behaviors are three factors that can leave your cloud infrastructure vulnerable to ransomware threats.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 7/11/2017
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Security Experts & Hackers: We're Not So Different
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
Using the similarities among hackers and security programmers can be an advantage.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 7/6/2017
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Compliance in the Cloud Needs To Be Continuous & Automated
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
Complex IT environments require timely visibility into risk and compliance.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 6/27/2017
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Cloud Security & the Power of Shared Responsibility
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
When you and your CSP jointly embrace the shared security responsibility model you can achieve greater success than you or your provider can achieve alone.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 6/20/2017
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Ditch the Big Ass Spreadsheet with Continuous Security Compliance
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
Replacing outdated spreadsheets with automated, continuous monitoring reduces workload and increases reliability, making compliance easy.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 6/13/2017
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Hide & Seek: Security Teams Lack Visibility in the Cloud
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
IT leaders remain on the hot seat when it comes to their ability to continuously monitor the state of their data and operations. How hot is your seat?
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 6/8/2017
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DevOps & SecOps: The Perks of Collaboration
Tim Prendergast, Founder & CEO, Evident.ioCommentary
Organizations cant bypass security in favor of speed, making SecOps a perfect complement to DevOps.
By Tim Prendergast Founder & CEO, Evident.io, 6/1/2017
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Stop Defending Everything
Kevin Kurzawa, Senior Information Security Auditor,  2/12/2020
Small Business Security: 5 Tips on How and Where to Start
Mike Puglia, Chief Strategy Officer at Kaseya,  2/13/2020
5 Common Errors That Allow Attackers to Go Undetected
Matt Middleton-Leal, General Manager and Chief Security Strategist, Netwrix,  2/12/2020
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CVE-2019-20477
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
PyYAML 5.1 through 5.1.2 has insufficient restrictions on the load and load_all functions because of a class deserialization issue, e.g., Popen is a class in the subprocess module. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2017-18342.
CVE-2019-20478
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
In ruamel.yaml through 0.16.7, the load method allows remote code execution if the application calls this method with an untrusted argument. In other words, this issue affects developers who are unaware of the need to use methods such as safe_load in these use cases.
CVE-2011-2054
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
A vulnerability in the Cisco ASA that could allow a remote attacker to successfully authenticate using the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client if the Secondary Authentication type is LDAP and the password is left blank, providing the primary credentials are correct. The vulnerabilities is due to improper in...
CVE-2015-0749
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
A vulnerability in Cisco Unified Communications Manager could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to conduct a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack on the affected software. The vulnerabilities is due to improper input validation of certain parameters passed to the affected software. An attacker ...
CVE-2015-9543
PUBLISHED: 2020-02-19
An issue was discovered in OpenStack Nova before 18.2.4, 19.x before 19.1.0, and 20.x before 20.1.0. It can leak consoleauth tokens into log files. An attacker with read access to the service's logs may obtain tokens used for console access. All Nova setups using novncproxy are affected. This is rel...