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Stories by Anurag Kahol

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Warning: Pay heed to Data Protection Day
Fri, 21st Jan 2022
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cloud services
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gdpr
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inventory management systems
Data Protection Day, impending in Europe, serves as a global reminder of the importance of keeping sensitive data secure.
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Is BYOD the final mile to Digital Transformation success?
Tue, 11th Jan 2022
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cloud services
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bi
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byod
The concept of bring your own device (BYOD) has skyrocketed in popularity as remote and hybrid working becomes the norm. However, security concerns remain.
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What is identity and access management and why is it so important?
Tue, 23rd Nov 2021
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bi
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big data
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cloud services
The importance of protecting digital identities in the face of increasing online fraud and breaches of personal data.
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Why IT needs smarter cloud security in the age of the hybrid workplace
Wed, 17th Nov 2021
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soc
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daas
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casb
IT and security professionals face increasing complexity and threats. Smarter security solutions and automation can help ease the burden.
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Why IT needs smarter cloud security
Wed, 4th Aug 2021
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siem
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casb
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ueba
IT and security professionals face growing complexity as remote work and cloud services become the norm, making smarter security solutions crucial.
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How to focus cloud-centric organisations’ data protection
Wed, 7th Jul 2021
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malware
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iaas
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saas
Organisations can embrace digital transformation with confidence by including these crucial considerations in data protection strategy planning and execution.
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True cloud security really should be delivered from the cloud
Mon, 21st Jun 2021
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cloud security
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casb
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dlp
The impact of downtime on cloud security solutions is causing concern as SASE vendors experience significant outages.
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How should cloud-centric organisations prioritise data protection?
Tue, 1st Jun 2021
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iaas
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malware
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casb
Organisations can embrace digital transformation with confidence by including these critical considerations in data protection strategy planning and execution.
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Best practices and key factors for identity management
Fri, 14th May 2021
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cybersecurity
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retail
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mfa
In parallel with any physical form of identification, digital identities must be protected at all costs to prevent identity theft or fraud.
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How to achieve ransomware resilience in three steps
Fri, 12th Mar 2021
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ransomware
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malware
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iaas
All organisations need advanced threat protection to stop ransomware attacks and ease the impact if they do occur, writes Bitglass CTO Anurag Kahol.
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Why consumer privacy is crucial in a remote work era
Thu, 4th Mar 2021
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dlp
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breach prevention
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cybersecurity
Organisations should monitor all file, app, user and web activity with comprehensive activity logs to uncover the whereabouts of consumers’ data.
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How to stay ahead of the next cyber breach
Tue, 23rd Feb 2021
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casb
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dlp
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cybersecurity
The shift to remote working has posed challenges for cybersecurity professionals. This article explores how to adapt to the new security landscape.
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SASE: The new wave of securing the enterprise
Tue, 3rd Nov 2020
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casb
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dlp
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sase
Legacy network security solutions built around on-premises architectures cannot support the evolving demands placed on IT, writes Bitglass CTO Anurag Kahol.
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Why zero trust remote networking is key to thriving in the ‘new normal’ business world
Wed, 7th Oct 2020
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malware
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mobility
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byod
The shift to remote working has highlighted the need for secure infrastructure. Zero trust remote work can provide the solution.
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Why it’s essential to re-write IT security for the cloud era
Tue, 22nd Sep 2020
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wfh
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mobility
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byod
Cloud era shifts IT focus: Workforce mobility reshapes security strategies, perimeters redefine as digital transformation takes command.
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Mind the gap: Why securing the remote workforce is a peak priority
Wed, 26th Aug 2020
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wfh
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malware
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casb
41% of businesses are yet to implement any steps to expand secure access of their remote workforces despite over 75% of employees now working from home.
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It’s time for firms' cybersecurity credentials to take centre stage
Tue, 24th Mar 2020
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breach prevention
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cybersecurity
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data breach
Fortune 500's data security in question: Study reveals lax corporate attention to customer privacy.
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Cloud adoption trends: SSO adoption lagging
Tue, 14th Jan 2020
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cloud security
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iaas
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casb
Research found that only 34% of those who had adopted cloud-based solutions had implemented single sign-on (SSO), one of the most basic cloud security tools.
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The BYOD juggling act: balancing security, privacy and mobility
Thu, 5th Dec 2019
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byod
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mobility
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dlp
The productivity benefits of enabling cloud and mobile mean most organisations offer BYOD. But it's a headache for IT teams. Is there a balance?.
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How to achieve secure, flexible and scalable IaaS - Bitglass
Thu, 17th Oct 2019
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cloud security
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iaas
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casb
While using IaaS brings many advantages, it also raises unique data leakage concerns that must be addressed in order to maintain robust cybersecurity.
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Five tips to defend against cryptojacking - Bitglass
Wed, 28th Aug 2019
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malware
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casb
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cios
Hackers mine for crypto via 'cryptojacking', draining devices and cloud resources; firms face soaring costs.
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How to avoid becoming a cryptojacking victim - Bitglass
Tue, 14th May 2019
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cryptocurrency
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blockchain
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iaas
Large-scale cryptojacking is a lucrative business due to the popularity and value of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.
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How phishing is evolving to outpace awareness
Thu, 1st Nov 2018
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cloud services
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phishing
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email security
New cloud-based phishing scams evade detection, targeting Gmail and G Suite users with OAuth exploits.