Microsoft’s License Changes for Public Cloud: How Do They Affect You?

Microsoft’s License Changes for Public Cloud: How Do They Affect You?

On August 1, 2019, Microsoft announced major changes to the rules for bringing Microsoft licenses to the public cloud, including AWS, Alibaba and Google. “Beginning October 1, 2019, on-premises licenses purchased without Software Assurance and mobility...
Software Vulnerability Management Protect your business software against cybersecurity risks-Recent RDS Vulnerability, and What EOL Software Means for You

Software Vulnerability Management Protect your business software against cybersecurity risks-Recent RDS Vulnerability, and What EOL Software Means for You

Once again, a vulnerability has been discovered in older Microsoft Windows operating systems that will likely lead to some long nights and grumpy IT personnel. When a situation like this presents itself the first thing that should be done is to take a deep...
Multi-Cloud Policy Automation for Any Cloud and Service

Multi-Cloud Policy Automation for Any Cloud and Service

According to the RightScale 2018 State of the Cloud Report, 8 out of 10 enterprises are using more than one cloud typically combining multiple public cloud providers along with private clouds or cloud-enabled virtualized environments. The use...
Software Composition Analysis:The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Introduces New Software Standards to Guard Against Theft

Software Composition Analysis:The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Introduces New Software Standards to Guard Against Theft

Over the last several years, billions of people have been victims of data breaches. According to the digital security firm Positive Technologies in a recent USA Today article, in the months of April, May and June of 2018 alone, 765 million people fell victim to a...
Not All Open Source Scanning Tools are the Same

Not All Open Source Scanning Tools are the Same

A few months ago  Flexera presented The State of Open Source Software: OSS Trends to Watch in 2019. We talked about important projects supporting OSS governance; the growing acceptance of open source use at an enterprise level, based on fairly...
Software Vulnerability Management-Protect your business software against cybersecurity risks-Introducing: Threat Intelligence Module

Software Vulnerability Management-Protect your business software against cybersecurity risks-Introducing: Threat Intelligence Module

A new module is now available for our software vulnerability management solutions. It is called the Threat Intelligence Module and it takes your ability to focus on the vulnerabilities that matter most to the next level by exposing which are actually being...