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Many organizations know how to conduct a security investigation and have a basic understanding of their security posture status. However, some areas of an organization’s environment can be easily overlooked that may affect their security posture or an investigation, such as misconfigurations and hidden interrelationships.

There are solutions available to enable your ability to conduct effective investigations and help improve your organization’s security posture in AWS. This webinar provides guidance on the key considerations when choosing those solutions.

Register for this webinar to be among the first to receive the associated whitepaper written by SANS Analyst Kyle Dickinson.

Attendants will learn:

  • Needs and capabilities associated with security investigations and posture management technologies
  • Important business, technical, and operational considerations for implementation of selected tools
  • AWS-specific considerations for selection of data sources, investigation solutions, and posture management solutions
  • Process for making an informed decision about products to integrate
  • How security posture management solutions can be integrated into investigation processes like Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian for AWS

Who Should Attend?

Security practitioners (Security Analysts, Security Architects, Senior Security Engineers, etc.), Cloud Security Architects, and the office of the CISO.


Kyle Dickinson, SANS Analyst

Kyle Dickinson teaches SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations and has contributed to the creation of other SANS courses. He is a cloud security architect for one of the largest privately held companies in the United States. As a strategic consultant in his organization, Kyle partners with businesses in various industries to better understand security and risks associated with cloud services. He has held many roles in IT, ranging from systems administration to network engineering and from endpoint architecture to incident response and forensic analysis. Kyle enjoys sharing information from his experiences of successes and failures.

Tim Jefferson, Senior Vice President, security solutions at Barracuda

Tim Jefferson serves as Senior Vice President for Barracuda’s security solutions across Data, Networking and Application (DNA); responsible for strategy, engineering and product development. Prior to joining Barracuda, he led Business Development for Security and Networking at Amazon Web Services (AWS) as their Global Alliance Security Ecosystem Lead. At AWS he had responsibility for the security and networking services teams that drove AWS’ security innovation. Jefferson has more than 20 years’ experience in the high-tech industry spanning leadership roles in operations, product development, marketing, and sales. He is a graduate of the University of California Santa Barbara where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in hydrologic sciences.

David Aiken, Solutions Architect Manager at AWS

David Aiken is a Solutions Architect Manager at AWS covering AWS Marketplace, Service Catalog, Migration Services, and Control Tower. He leads a team of specialist AWS SA's that help customers implement security and governance best practices using native AWS Services and Partner products. He is an AWS Certified Solutions Architect and his skills include cloud computing, enterprise architecture, agile methodologies, web services, and software design and development. David has also worked as a product manager, technical specialist, and architect evangelist.

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About Barracuda Networks:

Barracuda security solutions are engineered for AWS and designed to support you in your cloud journey. As part of the shared security responsibility model, Barracuda products complement the existing AWS services to enable you to deploy a comprehensive security architecture and a more seamless experience across your cloud and on-premises environments, providing enhanced security against cyberattacks and advanced threats. Barracuda is an APN Advanced Technology Partner and has achieved Security Competency certification which means solutions are well architected and pre-qualified by AWS. Try our solutions via AWS Marketplace with PAYG, including usage-based (Metered Billing), BYOL pricing, offered in all Regions and all Availability Zones. Barracuda solutions for AWS remove security blockers allowing you to fully leverage the power of the cloud.

About AWS Marketplace:

AWS Marketplace is a digital software catalog that makes it easy to find, try, buy, deploy, and manage software that runs on AWS. AWS Marketplace has a broad and deep selection of security solutions offered by hundreds of independent software vendors, spanning infrastructure security, logging and monitoring, identity and access control, data protection, and more. These products can be integrated with AWS Services and other existing technologies, enabling you to deploy a comprehensive security architecture across your AWS and on-premises environments. Visit to learn more.

About the SANS Institute:

The SANS Institute was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. Its programs now reach more than 165,000 security professionals around the world—from auditors and network administrators, to chief information security officers—sharing the lessons they learn and jointly finding solutions to the challenges they face.

*The views and opinions of the SANS Institute and their presenter, Kyle Dickinson, are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the positions of AWS.