Posts tagged InsightCloudSec

4 min InsightCloudSec

Trading Convenience for Credentials

Adoption of food apps has been incredibly fast and they are now a ubiquitous part of everyday culture. However, the tradeoff for that convenience is risk.

3 min Cloud Security

Hallmark Channel: Securing the Season

In 2021, Hallmark Channel finished as the number one network among “women 18 and above”, which led to $147.8 million in revenue generated from holiday programming alone. It’s safe to assume the company doesn’t want intellectual property (IP) theft cutting into those kinds of returns.

4 min Cloud Security

Cloud Security and Compliance Best Practices: Highlights From The CSA Cloud Controls Matrix

In this blog post, we’ll dive into one of the most commonly-used cloud security standards for large, multi-cloud environments: the CSA Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM).

3 min Compliance

Cloud Audit: Compliance + Automation

Today’s regulatory environment is incredibly fractured and extensive. However, deploying a cloud security posture management (CSPM) can ease the administrative burden associated with staying in compliance.

3 min InsightCloudSec

Can Cloud Security Be Easier Than Complex?

Cloud security is one dish in the larger holiday meal of a company’s entire budget. Fighting for scraps of funding is hard, so it’s important to identify exactly what you need.

3 min Cloud Infrastructure

Unifying Threat Findings to Elevate Your Runtime Cloud Security

Widespread growth in cloud adoption in recent years has given businesses across industries the ability to transform in new ways, often forcing them to choose between slowing the pace of their innovation or taking on massive amounts of unmanaged risk.

3 min Cloud Security

Reducing Risk In The Cloud with Agentless Vulnerability Management

In order to gain visibility into vulnerabilities in their public cloud environments, many organizations still rely on agent or network-based scanning technology that was initially built for traditional infrastructure and endpoints.

5 min Cloud Security

Aligning to AWS Foundational Security Best Practices With InsightCloudSec

When an organization is moving their IT infrastructure to the cloud or expanding with net-new investment, the hardest tasks for the security team is to identify the proper security policies and controls to keep their cloud environments secure and the applications and sensitive data they host safe.

3 min InsightCloudSec

Better Cloud Security Shouldn’t Require Bigger Budgets

When security budgets don’t match the pace of the cloud operations they’re tasked with securing, the only thing to do is become an expert in the stretch. It’s hard, and you might currently be under increasing stress to pull it all off.

5 min Cloud Security

Rapid7 and HashiCorp Partner to Secure Terraform-based Cloud Infrastructure Deployments

In the latest installment in our cloud security “shift-left” blog series, we discuss Rapid7’s recent partnership with HashiCorp, ongoing support for scanning Terraform plans with our IaC security feature, and the recently released integration with Terraform Cloud & Enterprise run tasks.

3 min Cloud Security

Cloud Security: Buyer Be Critical

Explore how to make the best case for more – or any – cloud security at your company, plus get a handy checklist to use when looking into a potential solution. Get started now with the 2022 edition of The Complete Cloud Security Buyer’s Guide from Rapid7.

3 min Vulnerability Management

Adapting existing VM programs to regain control

From elevated expectations, processes, and tooling to pressured budgets, the scale and complexity has made identifying and addressing vulnerabilities in cloud applications and the infrastructure that supports them a seemingly impossible task.

2 min Cloud Security

Emerging best practices for securing cloud-native environments

As technology evolves and threats change rapidly, organizations that stay abreast of the latest developments, trends, and industry standards tend to have fewer security risks than those that don't.

2 min Vulnerability Management

Addressing the Evolving Attack Surface Part 1: Modern Challenges

In this webcast, Cindy Stanton highlights where the industry started from traditional vulnerability management which focused on infrastructure but evolved significantly over the last couple of years.

4 min Cloud Security

Cloud IAM Done Right: How LPA Helps Significantly Reduce Cloud Risk

Today almost all cloud users, roles, and identities are overly permissive. To minimize risk, you need to adopt the principle of least privilege access.