Microsoft Cloud Access Security CASB: Why You Need One Yesterday
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Secure Your Sensitive Data In The Cloud With A Microsoft Cloud Access Security CASB Previously, we took a look into why you may need a Google cloud access security CASB solution to secure your team’s G Suite environment. Today, we’re going to take a similar look at how to secure cloud access in Microsoft for […]

5 Google Cloud Security Best Practices
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Google Cloud Security Best Practices That Keep Your Organization’s G Suite Apps Protected Google Cloud Platform security features cover a range of Google’s products and services, such as the popular G Suite applications. These products and services are built on one of the most secure data infrastructures in the world. But, it’s still your responsibility […]

Cloud Security Solutions for Public Institutions
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The Role of Technology in Cybersecurity & Safety   Cloud Security Solutions for Public Institutions | TX DIR Forum 2019 from ManagedMethods Earlier this week, I traveled to Austin, Texas to join the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) Information Security Forum. I was invited to lead a  session on how cloud security can help […]

Google Cloud Platform Security Features
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Sleep soundly knowing that your data is protected by these Google Cloud Platform security features Many IT leaders and managers are still nervous about moving their organization to cloud computing, mainly citing cloud security concerns. However, Google Cloud Platform security features are among the best on the market, including traditional network security. It is important […]

G Suite Data Loss Prevention Best Practices
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An in-depth look into securing your cloud data with these G Suite data loss prevention best practices Data loss prevention (DLP) in G Suite is critical for any type of organization—whether you’re a for-profit business, nonprofit organization, K-12 school district or higher ed institution, or a publicly funded agency. All types of organizations store sensitive […]

Google Cloud Security Issues Are Easily Fixed
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Google cloud security issues are much like any cybersecurity issue—the difference is how you manage them Anywhere there is sensitive information involved there are security issues. Before the days of cloud computing, InfoSec managers were plagued by a variety of network intrusion and other cybersecurity issues. The transition to the cloud has only adjusted (or, […]

Google Apps Security: Is G Suite Data Secure?
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Everything you need to know about Google Apps security The biggest concern about making the transition to cloud computing is security. And there are pretty good reasons for it. With data breaches and cyber crime on the rise, IT security professionals are under increasing pressure to perfection. As the second leading provider of cloud productivity […]

4 Google Cloud Monitoring Capabilities You Need for G Suite
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Google Cloud Monitoring is a Requirement for Organizations Using G Suite Organizations are moving to cloud computing at a crazy pace. More than half of K-12 students use Google for Education through school. And businesses are finding G Suite to be beneficial from cost and productivity standpoints. There is nothing wrong with the move to […]

Everything You Need To Know About A Google Cloud Security Breach
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Should You Worry About A Google Cloud Security Breach? As more organizations move to Google G Suite for productivity and collaboration, concerns about the likelihood of a Google cloud security breach are increasing. There is also a lot of confusion about the role and responsibility that Google plays in cloud security for customers. The most […]

What You’re Getting Wrong About Google Cloud Security
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There is quite a bit more to Google cloud security than you may realize Let me start by saying that I love Google G Suite. In fact, I’m pretty sure I’m no longer able to work for a company that doesn’t use it to do business. This post is by no means meant to scare […]

How To Evaluate CASB Vendors & Find The Right One For You
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There are several CASB vendors for you to choose from—selecting the right one is the difference between security and risk For a long time, we heard the question: what is CASB? Now, it’s fairly common knowledge that a cloud access security broker (CASB) (or cloud application security platform) is required to secure sensitive data stored […]

Why You Need CASB Security to Protect Data in the Cloud
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CASB Security Isn’t A Luxury—It’s A Necessity Cloud computing has exploded in the business and education worlds over the last decade. By next year, 83% of enterprise workloads will be in the cloud. That means everyone, from public schools and universities to health systems and corporate America, will be reaping the rewards of increased productivity […]

Do You Need A Google Cloud Access Security CASB?
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Secure your organization’s G Suite with a Google cloud access security CASB So, you’ve moved to Google G Suite. Congratulations! Like many system admins, you may be noticing that you suddenly don’t have the visibility and control over who is sharing what information that you used to. With a Google cloud access security CASB, you […]

Secure Cloud Access: A Beginner’s Guide To Cloud Security
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Need to secure cloud access in your organization, but not sure where to start? Cloud access security is a term that may not be familiar to everyone. Securing cloud access deals with access control and threat detection in cloud applications such as G Suite or Office 365. Information security managers secure cloud access in two […]

2018 K-12 Cybersecurity Year In Review
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A look at the first-of-its-kind, focused report on the state of K-12 cybersecurity The K-12 Cybersecurity Research Center was established by Douglas Levin to increase awareness of how the use of technology is schools is being managed, and the inherent cybersecurity risks involved. Since January 2016, Levin’s K-12 Cyber Incident Map has recorded 425 cyber […]

What Is CASB Cloud Access Security Broker?
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What is CASB and why does your IT team need one? What is CASB? CASB, or cloud access security broker, is a relatively new term in the cybersecurity space. It is used to define the industry of solutions that protects the data stored in cloud applications, such as Google G Suite and Microsoft Office 365. […]

K12 Education Cloud Security Solutions
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K12 Education Cloud Security Solutions | TCEA | 2019 from ManagedMethods   K12 Education Cloud Security Solutions: Cyber Safety & Cybersecurity In an increasingly digital world, K12 school districts have cloud security tools available to them to help keep students safe and their information secure. Google has “taken over the classroom” with their affordable suite […]

Data Loss Prevention Tools You Need Now
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Data loss prevention tools are an important piece of your information security tech stack Data loss prevention is a much bigger topic than just the tools used to help prevent breaches and data loss. IT teams, and all employees, need to understand how to prevent data loss before they put all of their faith into […]

How To Prevent Data Loss
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Think about how to prevent data loss like you think about how to prevent a heart attack Think about data loss prevention like taking care of your health. To prevent yourself from having a heart attack, you eat well and exercise. You sometimes have to make decisions between spending a little more time and money […]

Will Your CASB Survive Looming Chrome Extension Changes?
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A look at how Google’s planned Chrome extension changes will impact your CASB Google recently announced draft plans for some major changes to Chrome extension API requirements. Google’s Manifest V3 explains that the changes are meant to improve network performance and extension security. The tech giant has been busy cracking down on malicious Chrome extensions […]

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