Patrick Flanders

Patrick Flanders is the Director of Content Strategy & Communications for Evident.io. Please send feedback to flanders at evident.io

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Cloud Security This Week – September 22, 2017

What a great week at Evident.io. We announced that Evident Security Platform (ESP®) now supports Microsoft Azure which...

ESP for Azure: Security for the Modern Enterprise

Evident.io today announced support for Microsft Azure, which extends our cloud security and compliance monitoring to...

Cloud Security This Week – September 15, 2017

The impact of the Equifax breach started to sink in among the 143 million people who were affected, and ElasticSearch...

15,000 Servers With No Authentication; 4,000 Infected with PoS Malware. An ElasticSearch Malware Disaster.

It’s being reported that more than 4,000 ElasticSearch servers are currently infected with, and actively hosting...

What Security Pros Want From Equifax

In the aftermath of the massive Equifax breach, consumers are scrambling to know if they were affected, the degree to...

Cloud Security This Week – September 1, 2017

It’s never dull for those trying to keep the cloud safe from harm, but this was a relatively quiet week for cloud...

Cloud Security and Automated Incident Response

Fixing stuff isn’t as interesting as breaking stuff, and this even applies in the realm of the cloud. Perhaps...

Continuous Compliance and the Art of a Stress-Free Audit

Compliance audits are necessary, but rarely fun. However, enterprises that adhere to compliance best practices and...

Hackers Don’t Do It For the Money. It’s Much Darker Than That.

Hackers use their skills to hold people and companies hostage, usually under the guise of financial blackmail. But the...

The Auditor From the Black Lagoon

“A haze rested on the low shores that ran out to sea in vanishing flatness. The air was dark above Gravesend, and...

The AWS Security Fitness Guide: 11 Exercises To Make Your Enterprise CloudFit

My co-workers can attest to the fact that I’m trying – really, really trying – to get fit. No carbs or...

Waiting and Hoping is the Cybersecurity Anti-Strategy

“All human wisdom is contained in these two words – Wait and Hope” -Edmond Dantès (The Count of Monte Cristo,...