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The 20 Coolest Cloud Security Vendors Of The Cloud 100

| March 12, 2013

FireHost offers a secure cloud hosting platform, which includes its Secure Cloud Server, PCI- and HIPAA-compliant hosting, and load-balancing services.  

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Using the Cloud for Better Business Continuity

| March 05, 2013

Natural and unnatural disasters strike every day, everywhere in the world. We can count on it. Yet businesses still leave their data at risk of being “lost,” if even for a short time. In an era when about everything lives in the cloud, BCP can no longer be left on the back burner.  

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Multiple Analysts | ABI Research

March 01, 2013

FireHost is mentioned in this report that analyzes the current market for cloud-based security services and the different security-as-a-service (SecaaS) models currently being offered. These models include various services such as DLP, IAM, SIEM, Security Assessments, Intrusion Management, Encryption, Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, and Web, Email, and Network security. SecaaS market revenues are broken down by service and […]

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PCI-Compliance Claims and Constant Monitoring in the Cloud

| February 21, 2013

Daniel Beazer, director of strategy for FireHost, explains “benchmarking the cloud,” concerns about PCI-compliance claims, and the importance of constant monitoring of cloud infrastructure.  

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Year in Review: The Catalysts Behind the 2012 Threat Landscape

| February 07, 2013

If 2012 has shown us anything about the security landscape, it’s that we’ve come very far in defending against – and deterring – attacks. And we’ve also learned that while we cannot control attackers themselves, we have endless power in our preparation for, and responses to, their attacks.  

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FireHost Releases FluidScale™ Rebootless Scaling Technology

February 05, 2013

Eliminates Downtime for Enterprise, Transactional, and SaaS Applications Dallas, Texas – February 5, 2013 – FireHost, the secure cloud hosting company, has transformed the cloud  industry again, today introducing FluidScale™. This unique, enhanced scaling option knocks out the generally accepted notion that a reboot is required in order to add additional memory or processor resources to […]

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William Fellows | 451 Research

February 01, 2013

The secure cloud hosting specialist, FireHost, is considering a range of options to help move into new markets as it takes the next steps in its corporate development.

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Philbert Shih | Structure Research

February 01, 2013

FluidScale™ is the ability to scale cloud infrastructure resources on the fly without restarting the server. This can be done manually through the portal whenever the need arises or automatically scheduled. The capability is an enhancement and not a paid add-on service.

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FireHost Report Shows Cross-Site Scripting Attacks Up 160 Percent from Q3

| January 30, 2013

FireHost’s Q4 2012 web application attack statistics show that cross-site scripting attacks rose from just over one million in Q3 2012 to 2.6 million in the fourth quarter, an increase of 160 percent. Cross-site scripting involves the insertion of malicious code into pages in order to manipulate website visitors.  

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Cross-Site Scripting Attacks Up 160 percent in Final Quarter of 2012, Reveals FireHost

January 29, 2013

64 million cyberattacks blocked by secure cloud hosting company in 2012 London, UK – January 29, 2013 — Secure cloud hosting company, FireHost, has today announced its Q4 2012 web application attack statistics, detailing the type and number of cyberattacks blocked by its servers in the US and Europe between October and December 2012. Throughout […]