This blog was written by an independent guest blogger.
Software as a service (SaaS) is one of the most important parts of the modern digital business. Unfortunately, when it comes to cybercrime, it can also be one of the weakest. The Cybersecurity newsletter, The Hacker News, have highlighted this in detail, noting interest from across the digital industry in addressing the holes created by misconfigured SaaS setups. The use of unsanctioned business software, and the lack of controls and best practices to help assist companies with assurance can create a bad concoction. Addressing this requires a complete overhaul of business processes, starting with addressing the very nature of SaaS usage by the company.
Looking at core philosophy
SaaS is, according to Forbes, a key disruptor in many global markets. Utilized not just by digitally-focused businesses, this has unfortunately meant that many businesses are keen to get…