As organizations begin their migrations to the cloud, security needs to meet the evolving challenges. Cloud-based firewalls are a key part of those security plans. In this webcast SANS analyst Kevin Garvey explores key features of cloud-based firewalls and how they differ from more traditional firewalls, the ease with which organizations can manage firewalls in AWS, and advanced features of firewalls that are of significant value to users’ organizations.
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Attendees will learn how:
- Web filtering, network logging, intrusion detection and prevention systems, single sign-on and authentication support, and deep packet inspection function in a cloud-based environment
- Easily they can manage firewalls through APIs, AWS CloudFormation and independent software vendors
- Features such as behavioral threat detection and next-generation analytics can enhance the security that firewalls provide
- A firewall can be deployed and advanced features enabled in an EC2 instance
Who Should Attend?
Security practitioners (Security Analysts, Security Architects, Senior Security Engineers, etc.), Cloud Security Architects, and the office of the CISO.
Kevin Garvey, SANS Mentor
Kevin Garvey is a SANS instructor-in-training for MGT512 and security operations manager at an international bank based in New York City. He has been a cybersecurity aficionado ever since he became interested in computers, but formalized his passion by moving from a career in IT to become a cyber professional in 2013. Kevin has worked at the New York Power Authority, JP Morgan and Time Warner, contributing and leading efforts to grow new and existing cyber initiatives. He holds a CISSP, GCIH, GLEG, GCFA, GCFE and GSLC.
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 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.