How to Secure Platform as a Service (PaaS) Environments?

Are you using PaaS for your applications but not sure how to secure them? A Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is a cloud computing model that provides a platform where customers can develop, secure, run, and manage web applications. It provides an optimized environment where teams can develop and deploy applications without buying and managing the underlying IT infrastructure and associated services. Generally, the platform provides the necessary resources and infrastructure to support…

November 17, 2019
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How Iran’s Government Shut Off the Internet

Amid widespread demonstrations over rising gasoline prices, Iranians began experiencing internet slowdowns over the last few days that became a near-total internet and mobile data blackout on Saturday. The government is apparently seeing to silence protestors and quell unrest. So how does a country like Iran switch off internet to a population of more than 80 million? It’s not an easy thing to do. Though some countries, namely China, architected…

November 17, 2019
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Why Firefox Fights for the Future of the Web

“Mozilla is no longer fighting for market share of its browser: it is fighting for the future of the web,” writes the Guardian, citing Mozilla Project co-founder Mitchell Baker: Baker’s pitch is that only Mozilla is motivated, first and foremost, to make using the web a pleasurable experience. Google’s main priority is to funnel user data into the enormous advertising engine that accounts for most of its revenue. Apple’s motivation…

November 17, 2019
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