• Startup CloudKnox Scores $10 Million Investment to Prevent Cloud Catastrophes

    16 days ago - By Fortune

    In 2014, a malicious hacker destroyed a source code hosting provider after gaining control of-and wiping out-the company's cloud computing infrastructure. The company, called Code Spaces, shuttered after finding that its data, backups, and machine configuration files had been nuked.
    Similar mishaps spring from the same root. Last year a computer technician who had been fired from his job at an online college demanded $200,000 to help the school unlock its Google Cloud account, which contained student e-mails and coursework. A few months later an Amazon employee caused a major outage after...
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