back to article Cloud services proving handy for cybercriminals, SANS Institute warns

Living off the land is so 2021. These days, cybercriminals are living off the cloud, according to Katie Nickels, director of intelligence for Red Canary and a SANS Certified Instructor. "It's not enough to pay attention to the operating systems, the endpoints, said Nickels, speaking on a SANS Institute panel about the most …

  1. Kev99 Silver badge

    No s--t, Sherlock. Whatever gave you your first clue?

  2. Ken Moorhouse Silver badge

    It's a bit like having a Bank in the dodgiest part of the city...

    How do you get your money in and out?

    Internet banking.

    Hmm, I knew there would be a flaw in my analogy.

    More and more, your mattress sounds the safest alternative, and where is that? It's on-prem, of course. (Leave those fluffy clouds in your dreams).

  3. LDS Silver badge

    "Report it to them … so cloud providers can help make this better"

    It's still revenues for them... <G>. If they abuse dept. is as good as most ISPs, reporting will be useless.

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