CipherCloud’s 2015 Cloud Security Predictions

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More Sony-like hacks ahead It all started with the Target breach disclosure and executive suite fall-out, security moved up as a boardroom issue. Similarly, Sony was the master breach of 2014 that keeps on giving. The breadth of the Sony breaches and the company’s underwhelming cyber attack preparation have surprised everyone. Here is a profitable multi-national with tech roots but …

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Breach Reported at JPMorgan Chase Demonstrates a Need for Data Encryption

Banking/Financial Services, In the News, Latest Trends

In the annals of massive, potentially game-changing data breaches, this summer’s JPMorgan Chase breach, which the New York Times reports has “compromised the accounts of 76 million households and seven million small businesses,” may be one of the most significant, despite the fact that thus far, the only information that appears to have been stolen has been accountholder contact information …

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Home Depot Data Breach Response Shows Prevention is the Best Vaccine

In the News, Latest Trends

Another day, another data breach. That is, at least, the way it sometimes seems. One of the highest-profile hacking victims in recent memory is Home Depot, which last month disclosed that it had suffered a massive breach of its POS systems, resulting in the exposure of 56 million Home Depot customer payment card numbers between April and September of this …