SSL/TLS encrypted network traffic needs to be managed much like an NFL pass rusher. SSL/TSL encryption is widely used to secure communications to internal and external servers, but can blind security mechanisms by preventing inspection of network traffic, increasing risk.
Blue Coat Systems says it wants to redefine what the next generation of cloud security looks like, making big moves over the past year to align its portfolio to offer a full stack of enterprise-grade cloud security solutions.
The Shadow Data Report from Blue Coat finds that the ease of use of cloud-based collaboration and file sharing applications may be putting organizations at risk as they are unaware that 26 percent of documents stored in cloud apps are broadly shared.
Shadow data is becoming a rising threat in the enterprise, largely thanks to the explosion of cloud applications in use by employees. This type of data, which applies to sensitive information uploaded and shared among cloud apps without the knowledge, management or consent of IT security...
Blue Coat conducted an analysis using the Elastica CloudSOC platform provided insights into 63 million enterprise documents within leading cloud applications, including Microsoft Office 365, Google Drive, Salesforce, Box and others.