Build the Foundation for Faster cloud compliance with cloud Visibility

2017 has been a tough year for data breaches and privacy violations. Government regulations (HIPAA for healthcare, NERC-CIP for energy, EU GDPR, etc) and industry standards (PCI) have tried to reverse this alarming trend, with more restrictive mandates and financial penalties that can no longer be classified as “the cost of doing business”. Certification benchmarks […]

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Another Multi-Billion Dollar Cybersecurity Catastrophe at Equifax

Last week Equifax reported what is possibly the most significant cybersecurity breach in history – and they are now paying for it. According to MarketWatch, the company’s value plunged more than $3.5B in just 2 trading sessions. Equifax out of pocket costs may exceed $300M. Farhad Manjoo at The New York Times wrote a blistering […]

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Cloud Workload Security Automate

Forrester’s Insights into Cloud Workload Security: Automate, Automate, Automate

Earlier this week, Forrester released its Vendor Landscape report for cloud workload security solutions (CWS), authored by Andras Cser, Vice President and principal analyst at Forrester. According to the report, 52% of North American infrastructure decision makers believe public cloud implementations are a critical business priority. There’s no question the future belongs to the cloud. […]

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Machine Learning Models

More Machine Learning Models != Better Results

Earlier this week, Techspective published “Three Critical Machine Learning Questions for Cybersecurity Pros.” That article highlights how ML is changing cybersecurity workflows and it’ll give you some things to consider as you evaluate alternatives. Have a look and let me know what you think! […]

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Lacework Recognized in Independent Cloud Workload Security Solutions Vendor Landscape Report

Mountain View, Calif. – September 12, 2017 – Lacework™, the industry’s first zero-touch cloud security solution, today announced its inclusion in Forrester’s September 2017 report, Vendor Landscape: Cloud Workload Security Solutions Q3 2017, by Andras Cser, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research. The report provides security and risk professionals with an overview of the […]

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Hybrid IT and Cybersecurity Drive Disruption at VMworld

The youngest startup on our list, Lacework combines machine learning and graph analysis to offer a ‘zero touch’ approach to cybersecurity. Lacework first establishes a baseline to track cloud entities, behaviors, and connections. It is then able to detect breaches as deviations from the baseline. It can also automate investigations without the need for rules, […]

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