The 2015 Cloud Security Report research shows large increase in application attacks against cloud deployments

Published: Wednesday, 07 October 2015 07:44

Alert Logic has announced the availability of its latest 2015 Cloud Security Report. In the report, Alert Logic employed ActiveAnalytics, its big data security analytics engine, to analyze one billion events in the IT environments of more than 3,000 of its customers between January 1st and December 31st, 2014 to identify more than 800,000 security incidents. Insights were gleaned from customer environments representing all deployment models – on premises, in the cloud and hosted, and a vast array of market segments and industries.  The analysis of the data uncovers many findings including ones that point to new trends in cyber security, the validation of findings from previous reports and deeper insight into how cyber attackers operate and how companies can better and more proactively secure their IT environments.

Some key findings in the new report include the following:

To access the report, click here (registration required).