Posts tagged Cloud Security

5 min Cloud Security

Cloud Complexity Requires a Unified Approach to Assessing Risk

As organizations move to the public cloud, there is an increasing need for a security strategy that aligns with the varied states of cloud maturity.

4 min Cloud Security

How to Secure App Development in the Cloud, With Tips From Gartner

New Gartner research highlights how to keep your cloud applications safe without resorting to a patchwork of overlapping tools and services.

5 min Events

Security Is Shifting in a Cloud-Native World: Insights From RSAC 2022

Here's a closer look at what two Rapid7 presentations from RSAC 2022 had to say about security in a cloud-native world.

4 min Cloud Security

Identifying Cloud Waste to Contain Unnecessary Costs

Cloud environments often increase complexity, which can make managing costs in the cloud more difficult.

7 min Cloud Security

Cybersecurity Is More Than a Checklist: Joel Yonts on Tech’s Unfair Disadvantage

We sat down with seasoned security executive Joel Yonts to gets his insights on today's best practices in security for tech companies.

5 min Cloud Security

What It Takes to Securely Scale Cloud Environments at Tech Companies Today

Here are three ways to help empower your teams to take advantage of the many benefits of public cloud infrastructure without sacrificing security.

3 min Cloud Security

Update for CIS Google Cloud Platform Foundation Benchmarks - Version 1.3.0

The Center for Internet Security (CIS) recently released an updated version of their Google Cloud Platform Foundation Benchmarks - Version 1.3.0.

1 min Cloud Security

[Infographic] Cloud Misconfigurations: Don't Become a Breach Statistic

Our latest infographic highlights some key commonalities uncovered in our 2022 Cloud Misconfigurations Report.

3 min Cloud Security

Is Your Kubernetes Cluster Ready for Version 1.24?

Kubernetes rolled out Version 1.24 on May 3, 2022. This version is packed with notable improvements, so we're covering some of the significant items.

4 min Cloud Security

Cloud-Native Application Protection (CNAPP): What's Behind the Hype?

Is CNAPP a one-in-all answer to building secure apps in a cloud-first ecosystem, or is it part of a larger story? This post takes a closer look.

3 min Cloud Security

2022 Cloud Misconfigurations Report: Cloud Security Breaches and Attack Trends

In the 2022 Cloud Misconfigurations Report, we reviewed 68 accounts of breaches from 2021. Let's take a brief look at some of the findings.

6 min Cloud Security

InsightCloudSec Supports the Recently Updated NSA/CISA Kubernetes Hardening Guide

The NSA and CISA recently updated their Kubernetes Hardening Guide. Here's how InsightCloudSec supports the updated guidance.

4 min Research

Cloud Pentesting, Pt. 3: The Impact of Ecosystem Maturity

Now that we’ve covered the basics of cloud pentesting and the style in which a cloud environment could be attacked, let’s turn our attention to the entirety of this ecosystem.

7 min Research

Cloud Pentesting, Pt. 2: Testing Across Different Deployments

Pentesting in the cloud is just like on-premise, right? It depends on how a customer has set up their cloud deployment.

2 min Cloud Security

Rapid7 Recognized as Top Ranked in Forrester Wave™ for Cloud Workload Security

We’re excited to share that Rapid7 has been recognized as a Strong Performer in the Forrester Wave™: Cloud Workload Security, Q1 2022.