docker

Docker: Best Security Practices

Hi there, let’s start by saying that Docker is great, for many reasons. To mention one, the possibility of using a simple and lightweight tool to manage and deploy apps during all phases of their lifecycle. For the sake of clarity, it is worth pointing out that Docker leverages a number of tools and mechanisms that…

How to outsource your data to the Cloud without losing confidentiality and control

Hi there, recently, data leaks and various security incidents have been constantly part of daily news and scandals. From an end-user point of view, it looks like storing confidential data in the cloud is a serious risk, especially when dealing with sensitive and strategic data. Why? Thanks to the confession of Edward Snowden, we now know for sure…

Backup, Deduplication and Encryption: it’s now possible with ClouDedup

Hi there, in my previous post I presented ClouDedup, our solution for deduplication over encrypted data. I’m now gonna talk about how ClouDedup can be successfully deployed in order to address a very common use case: Backup. Doing regular backups is a strongly recommended practice, even though it happens very often that people don’t know how important a…