DURATION: 60 minutes
SPEAKERS: Dave Shackleford and David Aiken, Solutions Architect, AWS Marketplace
True accountability for the security of cloud-based assets requires visibility into the events and behaviors that move into and through your cloud environment. Security today relies on visibility in several areas: networks, systems, storage, and applications.
In this on-demand webinar, SANS Analyst and cloud security expert Dave Shackleford explains how visibility in the cloud differs from more traditional security visibility and suggest how organizations can move toward establishing a cloud visibility strategy, using practical examples to illustrate the process.
Watch to learn more about:
- Types of visibility needed today
- Event data and information available in the cloud
- Cloud-native controls offered by services providers
- Third-party options to enhance monitoring and visibility strategies
- How to tie event monitoring, vulnerability scanning and control planes together to enhance visibility
Dave Shackleford, a SANS analyst, senior instructor, course author, GIAC technical director and member of the board of directors for the SANS Technology Institute, is the founder and principal consultant with Voodoo Security. He has consulted with hundreds of organizations in the areas of security, regulatory compliance, and network architecture and engineering. A VMware vExpert, Dave has extensive experience designing and configuring secure virtualized infrastructures. He previously worked as chief security officer for Configuresoft and CTO for the Center for Internet Security. Dave currently helps lead the Atlanta chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance.
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 SAs 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.
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.
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 aws.amazon.com/marketplace to learn more.
*The views and opinions of the SANS Institute and their presenter, Dave Shackleford, are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the positions of AWS.