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Top 10 most desired traits for cybersecurity job candidates

SC Magazine | September 19, 2017

Organizations looking to  hire cybersecurity talent know all too well the challenge. Founder and CEO Chris Drake talks to SC Magazine’s Doug Olenick about the intangible characteristics he looks for in candidates. To learn what he listed when it comes to cerebral, instinctive and emotional traits stand out at Armor.  

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Cloud and Web Hosting Industry Trends in Private Equity Investment

WHIR | September 11, 2017

In April 2017, Armor received $89M in funding from STT. WHIR takes a look at the maturing cloud computing markets and organizations, like Armor, who are experiencing success at raising funds. 

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The Five Points of a Cloud-Native Architecture

Transforming Network Infrastructure | September 08, 2017

Armor VP of Product Management Flavio Andrade writes in his most recent blog comparing cloud-native architecture to the Le Corbusier’s five points of architecture. “This basic principle is conspicuously like the nature of cloud architecture: distributed systems that can be moved across pieces of infrastructure (decoupling) so they can be scaled to fit its users’ needs,” said Andrade. Read the Transforming Network Infrastructure article to learn more on the five comparisons made. 

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Amazon Web Services: 3 Steps to Partnering Success

Channel Partners Online | August 30, 2017

It’s no secret that Amazon Web Services is a giant and can appear to be difficult for partners to navigate. Armor’s Bill Gauthier shares three tips to partner success in his most recent Channel Partner blog. “AWS is a very transactional company that has co-selling deals with many channel mainstays,” said Gauthier. “As with any partnership, however, you need to start with fundamental planning, assign the right resources, and then execute well.”

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Top 10 Security Challenges for 2017

SC Magazine | August 17, 2017

Armor CSO Jeff Schilling predicts more tools are to come from the Shadow Brokers in the remainder of 2017. He warns SC Magazine readers, “Expect more to come.”

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When Shifting To The Cloud Offers More Security

Forbes | August 15, 2017

In his most recent blog, Armor CSO and Forbes Technology Council member Jeff Schilling educates on leveraging the cloud to develop a strong defensive position to thwart increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks. “Having the ability to shrink an attack surface to focus on protecting the most critical assets is a huge bonus that the cloud is ideal for,” said Schilling. “And leadership executives from the boardroom to the data center would be well-served to realize its game-changing ability.”

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Uptick in Malware Targets the Banking Community

Dark Reading | August 09, 2017

A number of recent attacks, using tactics old and new, have made off with an astonishing amount of money. Senior Ethical Hacker Geoffrey Pamerleau discusses what financial institutions can do to defend themselves in his recent Dark Reading blog. 

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Understanding your responsibility and security in the cloud

Help Net Security | August 09, 2017

In his podcast recorded at Black Hat USA 2017, Chris Drake, Founder and CEO at Armor, talks about the difference between security of the cloud and security in the cloud.

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Opinion Using a ‘Defense in Depth’ Strategy to Thwart Ransomware Attacks

Information Management | August 08, 2017

There are a ton of unsupported, past end-of-life, or unpatchable servers running in many organizations’ environments. Armor Ethicial Hacker Geoffrey Pamerleau addresses the issue in his latest Information Management blog. 

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Microsoft Inspire: 3 Azure Security Takeaways for Partners

Channel Partners Online | August 08, 2017

Dan Mannion, VP, partners & alliances, recounts his time at this year’s Microsoft Inspire in a recent Channel Partners Online blog. “For security-minded folks like me, the true highlight, however, was Brad Smith’s keynote,” said Mannion. “For the first time ever, one of Microsoft’s most senior execs dedicated 20-minutes of prime stage time to emphasizing cybersecurity and the growing threat to organizations and individuals alike. Smith also focused on the responsibility we have to secure customer data in the cloud.”