Recent Posts

Securing Kubernetes Master and Workers

Monolithic applications are outdated. We are now solidly in a development revolution as rapid software development and deployment have become standard. Microservices and containers are key to enabling this new way of working driven by DevOps practices such as Continuous Integration…

Read More

Solving Public Cloud Security Challenges with Automation

As enterprise workloads move to the cloud, more cybersecurity professionals are experiencing the complications of protecting their workloads in these faster and more dynamic environments. These are  typical public cloud security challenges. Part of the reason is because cloud infrastructure…

Read More

Ransomware Campaigns Underscore Need for Dynamic Security

Shipping services firm Pitney Bowes has recently joined the growing ranks of businesses targeted by high-impact ransomware attacks—in their case, the Ryuk virus. The Ryuk virus has also been named as the culprit in recent data breaches spanning both global…

Read More

LIDS and FIM Templates for Security Vigilance and Integrity

CloudPassage recently released new templates for Windows 2019 Log-based Intrusion Detection System (LIDS) and File Integrity Monitoring (FIM). In this article, I will go over some use cases and how organizations can use the templates to protect and secure their…

Read More

Security Visibility is Mission-Critical

IaaS has continued to evolve and make it easier for companies to set up public cloud infrastructure faster than ever. Many are doing just that and moving more and more workloads to cloud environments. Although in these new, dynamic environments…

Read More

Security Mistakes and the Culture of Innovation

We live in a culture of rapid innovation, but that innovation can result in a variety of cloud security mistakes. Businesses must innovate quickly to compete in today’s markets, and software and public cloud infrastructure, or IaaS, are significant enablers…

Read More

Real-time Vulnerability Alerting

Here at CloudPassage, we’ve been researching how public data can be used for real-time vulnerability alerting using principles from the United States Tsunami Warning Center. I am excited to announce that we will be presenting and demonstrating initial results from…

Read More

Preventing a Capital One Cloud Data Breach

On July 29, it was announced that there was a Capital One cloud data breach. A hacker had accessed about 100 million credit card applications, and investigators say thousands of Social Security and bank account numbers were also taken. This…

Read More