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Radware study reveals large increase in encrypted web attacks

Radware has released findings from its second annual web application security report,  ‘2018 State of Web Application Security’. The report shares an in-depth view of the challenges that organizations face in protecting web applications and how recent security breaches have affected them in the past year.

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Business continuity lessons from the recent Azure outage

On September 4th 2018, storms that hit southern Texas resulted in downtime at Microsoft Azure’s South Central US region, which had knock-on impacts for services outside of the region. Dave Bermingham looks at the incident and the business continuity lessons that can be learned from it.

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Security and compliance concerns eroding confidence in the cloud

Concerns around cyber security and data protection are eroding confidence levels in the cloud, according to a new report from Advanced. The British software and services company has found that half of the UK organizations surveyed are worried about security and 45 percent about data protection and the geographical location of data.

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