Follow These AWS Security Best Practices to Secure Your Cloud Environment

Cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) have transformed how we do business. They allow organizations access to highly scalable and flexible computing architecture for a fraction of the cost of a fully in-house solution. However, as organizations migrate to the cloud with record speed, security sometimes falls by the wayside. The complexity of […]

How to Grant Least Privileged Permissions to AWS Principles

Convenience vs security — the eternal dilemma… As a part of SecOps or DevOps team, you probably face this dilemma every day >> How to grant a certain user or application precisely the number of permissions they need to run. No more, no less. Principal entities are people or applications that are authenticated using an […]

How Pizza Can Be the Recipe to Understand Cloud Security

It’s not always easy to wrap your mind around the various layers of cloud security and how they differ from conventional on-premises computing. Fortunately, we’ve formulated a simple (and delicious) metaphor for your consumption: A pizza dinner. First, think of conventional on-premises computing as the “at home” version of a pizza dinner. You manage the […]

Why Breach and Attack Simulations Are the Keys to a Secure Cloud

Many of today’s businesses are compelled to migrate to the cloud on an accelerated timeline. Unfortunately, this business mandate often forces teams to push forward without fully working through the security considerations. For a prominent example of this phenomenon, look no further than Amazon Web Services (AWS). When firms begin building their infrastructure in AWS, […]