back to article Trend Micro would like you to fall in line and become a victim of Cloud Conformity

Infosec giant Trend Micro is buying Australian compliance biz Cloud Conformity for $70m to help customers check the configuration of their fluffy white services – one of the major causes of cloud security breaches. Trend Micro CEO Eva Chen said: "As more enterprises move to the cloud, our customers feel they're operating amid …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Is this the same Trend Micro

    that had it's own servers ransacked by hackers and source code offered up on the dark web?

    https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/85287/breaking-news/fxmsp-hacked-antivirus-companies.html

    1. Snorlax

      Re: Is this the same Trend Micro

      I don’t know. Is it?

      The article you linked to doesn’t specify.

      1. Anonymous Coward
        Anonymous Coward

        Re: Is this the same Trend Micro

        "I don’t know. Is it?

        The article you linked to doesn’t specify."

        Sorry, here's an updated article that includes chat logs from the hackers mentioning TM's source code:

        https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/fxmsp-chat-logs-reveal-the-hacked-antivirus-vendors-avs-respond/

  2. Fungus Bob
    Devil

    Shirley....

    ...if cloud configurations are standardized then wouldn't hacking them also get standardized?

  3. JCitizen
    FAIL

    And after every cloud breach...

    we find out that companies running cloud services are guilty of literally amateur configuration that caused the breach to be so easy. It seems like anybody with a lick of sense could examine their network enterprise configurations a solve that problem!

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