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Threat Modeling: Toward Comprehensive Computer Security

Threat modeling has its origins in the military dating back long before the computer age. When Sun Tzu wrote in the fifth century BC that “if you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of

Posted in Security, Threat Modeling

Virtual Security

Kelly Robertson, CEO of 9Proof Americas, spoke on virtual security last night at VMware in Palo Alto during the monthly meeting of the SDForum Cloud Services SIG. He explained a few special security issues that should be considered when using

Posted in Cloud Computing, Security, SVForum, Uncategorized

Cloud Security: Selected Challenges, Solutions, and Directions

Yuecel Karabulut, Chief Security Advisor at SAP, gave an interesting presentation to a joint meeting of the SDForum’s Securing and Cloud Services SIGs on how to architect applications securely in the cloud. For a description, see an article I’ve submitted

Posted in Cloud Computing, SAP, Security, SVForum