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December 19, 2019
Microsoft's confidential computing for Kubernetes and AWS' upcoming Nitro Enclaves both aim to give IT pros ways to create isolated compute environments for sensitive data.
February 21, 2019
GitHub's bug bounty program for 2019 increases the reward money for researchers who find security vulnerabilities in the company's code.
November 09, 2018
Independent once again, Veracode will focus on its cloud-based test services that enable developers to add security to the software development lifecycle.
September 19, 2018
Sumo Logic has added cloud security monitoring features that put security in context with business intelligence analytics.
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