Vendor revenue from sales of IT infrastructure products (server, enterprise storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud environments, including public and private cloud, increased 2.2% in the first quarter of 2020 (1Q20) while investments in traditional, n… Continue reading Cloud IT infrastructure spending grows, non-cloud investments plunge
In episode 126 for June 22nd 2020: Details on the largest Distributed Denial of Service attack ever recorded, new security features in Dropbox, and the latest on new North Korean targeted cyber-attacks. ** Show notes and links mentioned on the show ** … Continue reading Largest DDoS Attack Ever, New Dropbox Features, North Korean Cyber-Attacks
Just glancing at GCP offerings for storing data, I noticed that while using Firestore, the only control for restricting public access is via security rules. However, in case of mis-configuration of security rules or compromise on access to… Continue reading No way of restricting public access to Firestore/API
Full backup copies of website, including all user data, was exposed for 2,700 JRD users. Continue reading Joomla Resources Directory Users Exposed in Leaky AWS Bucket
We may be in the thick of a pandemic with all of the economic fallout that comes from that, but certain aspects of technology don’t change no matter the external factors. Storage is one of them. In fact, we are generating more digital stuff than ever, and Wasabi, a Boston-based startup that has figured out […] Continue reading Wasabi announces $30M Series B as cloud storage business continues to grow
The brute force way to do this is to download all data from DropBox to a local PC and then re-upload to OneDrive, but I see there are “cloud based” solutions (i.e.
cloudfuze, uBackup), which I assume do this via faster back-end links. Are… Continue reading Is there an optimised yet safe way to transfer bulk data from DropBox to OneDrive?
For a few years now, Microsoft has offered Azure Cache for Redis, a fully managed caching solution built on top of the open-source Redis project. Today, it is expanding this service by adding Redis Enterprise, Redis Lab’s commercial offering, to its platform. It’s doing so in partnership with Redis Labs and while Microsoft will offer […] Continue reading Microsoft partners with Redis Labs to improve its Azure Cache for Redis
I tried to use sync.com for it’s advertised zero knowledge. But I’m skeptical. If I create a link without a password and share it with a text message, my friend who gets this link is able to download the document and view the content. Howe… Continue reading How does sync.com provide zero knowledge for secure links?
Personal vault allows to set a two factor. I chose Google Authenicator and saved the recovery code on a piece of paper. This means Microsoft does not have the two factor. Does this make Personal Vault zero knowledge? Nobody can open it wit… Continue reading Is Microsoft Personal Vault safe like zero knowledge?
It is completely clear how desktop and mobile platforms for sync.com allow zero knowledge. However, it blows my mind when I try to understand how “Zero Knowledge” could be theoretically possible when using a browser, i.e. web application… Continue reading How does sync.com provide "zero knowledge" for web application upload?