Posts tagged Cloud Security

2 min Cloud Security

Action! Start putting automation into practice.

In our new blog series, we’ll talk about the challenges of leveraging automation and actually putting it into practice for your organization and business.

3 min Identity Access Management

All about the boundaries: The cloud IAM lifecycle approach

Implementing cloud Identity Access Management (IAM) boundaries can seem like an oxymoron in the midst of rapid growth or need for access as new personnel, teams, or supply-chain partners come online.

3 min DevOps

Creating coefficiency: DevOps, Security, and Compliance

The ultimate goal on the security horizon is, of course, to prevent risks and misconfigurations before runtime. This won’t always happen, but teams can still get into a rhythm where runtime mistakes become the exception rather than the rule.

4 min Cloud Security

5 questions to answer before spending big on cloud security

Convincing people to sign off on big cloud security spends is, most assuredly, a never-ending process. Because every so often (be it in 6 months, 1 year, 2 years), your security organization will have to pitch to the check-writers all over again.

3 min Cloud Security

How to Address the Current Complexity and Chaos of Cloud IAM

Can security teams ever truly understand their cloud permissions? As DevSecOps grows ever further into the cloud, more people have the ability to provision cloud resources independently, without involving IT.

2 min Cloud Security

Top Challenges for Security Analytics and Operations, and How a Cloud-Based SIEM Can Help

To keep up and combat key security operations challenges, many organizations are making the move to the cloud for broader, more flexible detection and response coverage of their ever-changing security environments.

6 min Industry Cyber-Exposure Report (ICER)

Rapid7's 2021 ICER Takeaways: Version Complexity Among the Fortune 500

Complexity is the enemy to successful security outcomes. To get a feel for how well-resourced organizations perform in this area, we looked at 3 factors.

4 min Cloud Security

4 DevOps Challenges to Cloud Security and Compliance—and How IaC Can Help

There are many challenges on the road to the goal of a super-efficient working relationship between DevOps and cloud security. Let’s take a look at 4 of those challenges & how security organizations can leverage Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) templates to go from a reaction to a prevention culture.

4 min Industry Cyber-Exposure Report (ICER)

Rapid7's 2021 ICER Takeaways: Web Security Among the Fortune 500

There are very few security measures that should be applied to all web applications across the board without further subdividing what specific type of application we are referring to. However, there are a couple that we will examine here.

3 min DevSecOps

The Future is Friction-Free: Drive Innovation With DevOps + Security

How can DevOps and IT teams work and innovate in a friction-reduced or—we can all dream—a friction-free way?

3 min InsightIDR

What’s New in InsightIDR: Q1 2021 in Review

Back at the start of the year, we reflected on some of our 2020 InsightIDR product investments and took a look at what was ahead in 2021. As the first quarter of the year comes to a close, we wanted to offer a closer look at some of the recent updates and releases in InsightIDR.

3 min Alcide

Kubernetes Namespaces Are Not as Secure as You Think

A common misconception around namespaces is that they are truly separated. However, it is more likely to think of it as a police tape—you know it is there, but it is fairly easy to bypass it.

5 min Cloud Security

Looking Back and Moving Forward With Rapid7’s Cloud Security Solution

The DivvyCloud by Rapid7 team has had a busy and productive start to 2021, and we anticipate that the rest of this year will be equally exciting for our valued customers.

3 min Cloud Security

DivvyCloud Adds Support for IAM Analyzer Policy Recommendations

Rapid7 built out support for the IAM Access Analyzer policy recommendations to DivvyCloud within 48 hours of AWS’s announcement.

3 min Cloud Security

What's New in DivvyCloud by Rapid7: February 2021 Feature Releases

February was another busy month for DivvyCloud by Rapid7. Here is a round-up of the releases we made throughout the month.