Category: Technology

The Next Vision for CASB: API

Over the last couple of years, Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs) have burst on the scene as a way of controlling organizations’ data and maintaining security in the cloud. As more and more companies move to the cloud, adopt BYOD policies, and contend with their employees’ use of file sync-and-share applications (whether company-sanctioned or not), CASBs have become increasingly important in managing the proliferation of information.Read more »

Sookasa’s philosophy on API-based cybersecurity

In many ways, security a couple of years ago was truly a simpler time. Picture it: All your business’s data neatly (or, OK, not-so-neatly) contained behind a corporate network. Firewalls and malware detection schemes weren’t perfect, but they addressed the primary risks head-on. And as employees started bringing new programs in, the natural impulse was to monitor both those downloads and behavior on them. And block both.

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Increasing adoption of encryption with California’s new data security breach law

Here at Sookasa, we’re very pleased with the news out of our home state of California that Governor Jerry Brown has signed into law several pieces of legislation that aim to curtail data breaches and their fallout.Read more »

The cloud is secure, but users make mistakes

Cloud services like Dropbox, Box , Gmail and Salesforce are rapidly being adopted by organizations and employees in regulated industries. If you’re working in the healthcare, financial or legal industry, chances are that your organization already has a significant number of employees using these services.Read more »