It’s Time to Employ a Data-First Protection Strategy By Alan Kessler, CEO Hardly a day goes by that you don’t hear about a major data breach or a new cyberattack that’s making headlines. J.P. Morgan, Community Health Systems and SuperValu have most recently been in the news for massive breaches. Enterprises are spending billions of dollars each year on network and endpoint security defenses, but it seems like the bad guys have […] Read more >>
As we’re winding down to the end of VMworld today, now is a good time to summarize some of the key data security trends we’re seeing at the event. The first is that data, and the security of data within VMware clouds and environments, is now a hot topic. Not only did VMware announce a set of critical features tied to enhancing data security in today’s environment of “deperimeterization” for networks with the release of NSX 6.1, but the topic came up […] Read more >>
We’ve grown used to hearing about breach incidents on a daily basis, some of which involving the theft of sensitive details and files from cloud environments. Because cloud computing has transformed the way organisations and individuals approach IT, enabling more agile and cost effective ways of working, the type and volume of data hosted in cloud architectures has increased exponentially making it a target increasingly worthy of unwanted attention from threat actors […] Read more >>
Regardless of industry affiliations, enterprises are universally tasked with protecting sensitive information – and will have data-at-rest that needs protection somewhere within their environment. Compliance and regulation drives some of this need for data-at-rest protection. Risks from potential data breaches of consumer or customer information other requirements. The need to protect sensitive intellectual property may be primary for other organizations […] Read more >>
McKesson is a Fortune 500 healthcare market leader. Kevin Peterson, Information Security and Risk Management, discusses their solution that overcame security, compliance, performance, and political obstacles to migrate multiple software applications to both public and private clouds at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, National Harbor, MD, June 23 – 26, 2014. The case study includes Charles Goldberg, Sr. Dir Marketing, Vormetric summarizing and comparing US vs. Europe Insider Threat survey results and describing the Vormetric Data Security Platform capabilities. Watch Video >>
Vormetric (@Vormetric) is the industry leader in data security solutions that span physical, virtual and cloud environments. Data is the new currency and Vormetric helps enterprise customers and government agencies protect what matters — their sensitive data — from both internal and external threats. For more information, visit www.vormetric.com.