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Cloud security is a minefield of news that assumes the word "Security" is lurking somewhere in your job description. It doesn't have to be this way. Weekly cloud security news for people with other jobs to do. Cloud Security For Humans.

Meanwhile in Security Jesse Trucks

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Cloud security is a minefield of news that assumes the word "Security" is lurking somewhere in your job description. It doesn't have to be this way. Weekly cloud security news for people with other jobs to do. Cloud Security For Humans.

    Pirates and Castles

    Pirates and Castles

    Join Jesse as he talks about the two types of security mindsets and why both are wrong, why you should embrace the principle of least privilege, why you’re going to get owned sooner or later if you don’t secure your credentials, why we should teach kids about cybersecurity so they don’t make dumb decisions when they’re adults, how only 17 percent of organizations are encrypting at least half of their data in the cloud, why zero trust is a horrible name for the concept of dynamic contextual authorization, and more.

    • 9 min
    Caution with Automation

    Caution with Automation

    Join Jesse as he talks about the critical role automation plays in security, why you need to be cautious when automating tasks, why you need to patch your Pulse Secure VPN, the M&A extravaganza going on in the cybersecurity space, why you should just let out a big sign and deploy into a zero-trust architecture today, how it’s important to know wrong behavior but even more useful to know what’s right, how cloud security breaches have officially surpassed on-prem breaches for the first time, why you should enable multi-factor authentication for cloud account access, and more.

    • 8 min
    Stop Using Passwords, No Really, Stop

    Stop Using Passwords, No Really, Stop

    Join Jesse as he explains why you should stop using passwords and use a password vault instead, why you should use passphrases when you have to memorize one and what those passphrases should look like, how password vaults are life-changing in remote environments, yet another reason why security teams should shift left, how cybersecurity is an arms race and why teams should implement algorithmic analysis of environments to find suspicious behavior, how there are 193 billion credential stuffing attempts each year, why you should encrypt all data in transit, and more.

    • 9 min
    A Jump To The Left Not A Step To The Right

    A Jump To The Left Not A Step To The Right

    Join Jesse as he explores the ins and outs of shifting left and what it means for software development, why you should begin writing code with security top of mind, why you need to check your basic permissions on things like storage and services, how things are changing and security needs to get with the times, how we all struggle to secure all the things and also to secure any of the things, how virtual keyboards can protect you against ransomware attacks, why you should make security training funny, and more.

    • 8 min
    The Grid Has Fallen and It Can't Get Up

    The Grid Has Fallen and It Can't Get Up

    Join Jesse as he examines the importance of infrastructure security and touches upon why it’ll take months or years before it catches up to mainstream cybersecurity, why you should never put keys or passwords into your apps in ways that expose your sensitive data, why your team should be practicing DevSecOps if you aren’t already, why you should always assume your systems are flawed and breakable, the future of nation-state hacking and cracking, how there’s a talent shortage in the security space, why it’s important to understand the way government thinks about cybersecurity and tech, and more.

    • 9 min
    Meanwhile in Security Trailer

    Meanwhile in Security Trailer

    Cloud security is a minefield of news that assumes the word "Security" is lurking somewhere in your job description. It doesn't have to be this way. Weekly cloud security news for people with other jobs to do. Cloud Security For Humans.

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