Cloud Security Alliance Survey Finds 70% of Organizations Have Established Dedicated SaaS Security Teams

June 5, 2024 at 04:08PM The Cloud Security Alliance released the fourth Annual SaaS Security Survey Report, highlighting that 70% of organizations are prioritizing investment in SaaS security. It revealed the establishment of dedicated SaaS security teams and increased budgets. Despite challenges, companies investing in SaaS security are experiencing fewer security incidents, signaling a positive … Read more

The Next Generation of RBI (Remote Browser Isolation)

June 4, 2024 at 08:13AM Summary: The browser security landscape has evolved, with traditional Browser Isolation now inadequate. A new report recommends a shift to Secure Browser Extensions due to the limitations of Browser Isolation, impact on productivity, and changing web-borne threats. Secure Browser Extensions offer improved performance, visibility, risk analysis, and granular enforcement, with … Read more

New Research Warns About Weak Offboarding Management and Insider Risks

May 29, 2024 at 08:24AM Wing Security’s study highlights the risk of former employees retaining access to company data, emphasizing the importance of automating SaaS Security for effective offboarding. With organizations facing insider threats and compliance violations, manual offboarding proves time-consuming and error-prone. Automation emerges as a crucial tool for mitigating risks and safeguarding critical … Read more

The Ultimate SaaS Security Posture Management Checklist, 2025 Edition

May 22, 2024 at 06:49AM The Ultimate SaaS Security Posture Management (SSPM) Checklist, updated for 2025, addresses the growing challenge of securing the corporate SaaS sprawl. It emphasizes the need for a comprehensive SSPM solution covering misconfiguration management, identity security, permissions management, device-to-SaaS relationship, GenAI security posture, data leakage protection, and threat detection & response … Read more

A SaaS Security Challenge: Getting Permissions All in One Place 

May 8, 2024 at 11:07AM SaaS platforms like Salesforce, Workday, and Microsoft 365 offer precise permissions, dictating user access to data. However, managing these permissions can be complex and challenging, leading to security vulnerabilities. A centralized Permissions Inventory enables organizations to reduce their attack surface, improve regulatory compliance, and streamline SaaS security, with future tools … Read more

GenAI: A New Headache for SaaS Security Teams

April 17, 2024 at 08:00AM Open AI’s ChatGPT sparked a GenAI race in 2022, driving SaaS vendors to enhance productivity tools with generative AI capabilities. While enabling various applications, such as software development and content creation, the widespread adoption of GenAI raises concerns about data exposure and cybersecurity threats. Organizations face challenges in managing and … Read more

How the New NIST 2.0 Guidelines Help Detect SaaS Threats

March 18, 2024 at 09:54AM The SaaS ecosystem has rapidly expanded since NIST’s cybersecurity framework 1.1 and SaaS is now the main way businesses use software. The just-released NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) 2.0 seem to prioritize SaaS security needs. Recent breaches highlight the importance of adhering to NIST standards. Applying NIST 2.0 guidelines through SSPM … Read more

Join Our Webinar on Protecting Human and Non-Human Identities in SaaS Platforms

March 13, 2024 at 07:03AM Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting identities within SaaS applications, including human and non-human accounts, leading to data breaches and financial losses. While measures like multi-factor authentication protect human identities, safeguarding non-human identities requires advanced tactics like monitoring tools and automated security checks. Join the webinar to learn about defending SaaS environments … Read more

Like Seat Belts and Airbags, 2FA Must Be Mandatory ASAP

February 16, 2024 at 10:08AM The hack of genetic testing company 23andMe exposed 6.9 million people’s genetic data due to faulty security measures. The breach underlines the necessity for mandatory two-factor authentication (2FA) in SaaS applications to bolster security and protect against potential misuse and targeting. Implementing 2FA is crucial for safeguarding genetic and personal … Read more

How Nation-State Actors Target Your Business: New Research Exposes Major SaaS Vulnerabilities

February 15, 2024 at 06:35AM Wing Security’s analysis of 493 SaaS-using companies in Q4 2023 reveals the significance of SaaS-related risks following 2023’s cyber attacks. The report underlines the need for SaaS security measures, highlights common SaaS risks, and emphasizes the growing threat of supply chain attacks. It concludes with 8 ways to mitigate SaaS … Read more