Rick Bosworth – BMC Blogs https://www.bmc.com/blogs BMC Software Mon, 25 Mar 2019 11:06:27 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://blogs.bmc.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/bmc_favicon-300x300-150x150.png Rick Bosworth – BMC Blogs https://www.bmc.com/blogs 32 32 Test Drive Self-Driving Remediation https://www.bmc.com/blogs/test-drive-self-driving-remediation/ Mon, 25 Feb 2019 09:56:21 +0000 https://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=13597 If you haven’t already taken Self-Driving Remediation (a new feature of TrueSight Cloud Security) for a test drive, then you probably are wondering what it means for you and your cloud security posture management.  Let me clarify before discussing why one should use it. You know the difference between a car and a self-driving car.  […]]]> Misconfigured Elasticsearch Server Exposes GB of Customer Data https://www.bmc.com/blogs/misconfigured-elasticsearch-server-exposes-gb-of-customer-data/ Wed, 06 Feb 2019 17:09:49 +0000 https://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=13544 Cloud security posture management is difficult, the headlines prove this out again and again. The cloud is secure, but the enterprise fails to use it securely. Cloud security exposures on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud can, and do, happen to anyone. It just happened to Rubrik, an IT security and cloud data management unicorn valued […]]]> PCI Guidelines for Cloud Computing and Containers https://www.bmc.com/blogs/pci-guidelines-cloud-containers/ Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:09 +0000 https://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12870 Those who operate in the enterprise tech space have a responsibility to ensure that new advances in technology comply with overarching standards and regulations like ISO, GDPR, HIPAA, and, of course, PCI. Indeed, any company that collects, holds or processes personal credit card information must adhere to PCI Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards, or […]]]> BMC Cloud Operations Uses TrueSight Cloud Security https://www.bmc.com/blogs/bmc-cloud-operations-uses-truesight-cloud-security/ Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:08 +0000 https://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12641 Yes, we eat our own cooking. Have you ever wondered how BMC Software keeps its cloud environments safe and secure? One of the proudest and most thrilling moments for our Cloud Engineering team was using our TrueSight Cloud Security, BMC’s very own automated cloud security and compliance solution, to achieve 100% compliance of our multiple […]]]> Cloud Resource Misconfiguration Exposes 230 Million US Consumers https://www.bmc.com/blogs/cloud-resource-misconfiguration-exposes-230-million-us-consumers/ Tue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:06 +0000 http://www.bmc.com:80/blogs/?p=12609 Last week, news broke of yet another high-profile cloud data breach. A security researcher found an unsecured database owned by a marketing firm, Exactis, containing extensive personal data on 230 million US consumers. Since the US population is 326 million and 22.6% are under the age of 181, this database essentially included information on nearly […]]]> What is DevSecOps? DevSecOps Explained https://www.bmc.com/blogs/what-is-devsecops-devsecops-explained/ Mon, 26 Feb 2018 09:28:24 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11915 The explosive growth of public cloud spending — $128 billion in 2017, reaching $266 billion by 20211 — coupled with the continued adoption of DevOps continues to shape how organizations deliver innovative solutions to their customers. The ability to design, build, and deploy iteratively at an ever-increasing velocity has not only transformed responsiveness but also […]]]> Resolutions to Improve Security in 2018 (Part 1) https://www.bmc.com/blogs/resolutions-to-improve-security-in-2018-part-1/ Wed, 03 Jan 2018 00:00:56 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11648 I first read Dr. Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People over 25 years ago and, despite the technological revolutions in that period, it is as relevant today as it was when the earth cooled. As we look to the new year for opportunities to improve our IT operations and security, let’s remember to begin […]]]> BMC SecOps Policy Service Scales Security and Regulatory Compliance for Complex Cloud Environments https://www.bmc.com/blogs/bmc-secops-policy-service-scales-security-and-regulatory-compliance-for-complex-cloud-environments/ Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:37 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11490 As cloud application development teams release software under mounting pressure to improve speed, differentiation, and agility, ensuring security and regulatory compliance can become an after-thought. Moreover, maintaining said compliance across complex cloud environments using a broad array of services from the likes of AWS can present very real, very high-stakes challenges. BMC can help. BMC […]]]>