Stories by David Shephard
How to defend cloud environments against insider threats
Let’s discuss the main types of insider threats facing businesses today and explain how to mitigate their risks through various technologies.
Cloud security planning – here’s to a safer future
Discussion is likely to focus on cloud security, with IT professionals asking themselves: How did we cope with the threat situation last year?.
Machine learning is key to securing corporate data in the cloud
In securing data in the cloud, companies now face a multi-faceted challenge that features flexible data access from large numbers of users and devices.
Protecting organisations from insider threats - Bitglass
The biggest challenge for most external threat actors is gaining access to a target organisation, but insider threats already have this.
How to overcome the multi-cloud security challenge
More organisations are adopting multi-cloud strategies to reduce the risk of stoppages and increase flexibility. But security remains a concern.
Beware of the 'man in the cloud'
Bitglass AU's David Shephard discusses the 'man in the cloud' attacks that are becoming increasingly popular - and effective.
CSOs - are you prepared for cloud cryptojacking?
A recent report found that almost half of the organisations surveyed have malware in one of their cloud applications.
Achieving uncompromising security without compromising privacy
BYOD culture rises as firms balance security with staff privacy in device use.
Developing a one-two punch for cloud security
When data is regularly accessed from a myriad of devices outside the corporate firewall, strategies to maintain effective security have to evolve.
GDPR, changing what it means to be a good data custodian
GDPR deadline strikes: Firms adapt or exit EU, spotlight on data use ignites crucial privacy debate.
Securing cloud platforms in the financial services sector
Organisations in the financial services sector are faced with a unique set of challenges when it comes to IT security.
Achieving better security for BYOD workplaces
Rise in BYOD culture challenges IT security with privacy and management hurdles.