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Hear Us Now — Sharing a Few of Threat Stack’s Audio Resources

Sarah Wills

March 26, 2020

We want to help you make decisions that will strengthen and protect your organization while increasing its competitive edge. That’s why it’s ...

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How to Write an Automated Test Framework in a Million Little Steps

T.J. Maher

March 24, 2020

“Creating an automated regression test suite is not a simple matter. Crafting an automated test framework on which future tests can be built can be ...

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Ping Identity Achieves Cloud Security Observability in Rapidly Scaling Environment

Robin Stone

March 19, 2020

Recently I had an opportunity to speak with Ryan Ivis, Manager of Security Architecture at Ping Identity. Over the course of our discussion, Ryan ...

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Container Security: Understanding the Hierarchy of Runtimes

Tim West

March 17, 2020

So your organization uses containers, and you’ve got a basic handle on what that means and why they’re being utilized. Frequently, as security ...

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Container Security 101: The Basics You Need to Know

Mike Broberg

March 12, 2020

Over the last few years, there’s been a surge in the adoption of containers given the  operational agility and compute density they deliver. But ...

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15 Cloud & Cloud Security Certifications for 2020

Alan Nakashian-Holsberg

March 10, 2020

Cloud technology is continuing to evolve rapidly, making it a challenge for individuals and organizations to keep their knowledge, skills, and ...

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4 Cloud Security Tips for Emerging Tech Companies

Mark Moore

March 3, 2020

Young tech companies running in the cloud often deal with the same cloud security issues as larger organizations that are moving to the cloud from ...

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Enabling EMR Self-Service With ChatOps

Pat Cable

February 27, 2020

The Threat Stack Security Operations Center loves data. And Threat Stack has a lot of data! Our SOC analysts leverage Amazon Elastic MapReduce and ...

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Exporting Data From Threat Stack for Custom Analytics

Blaine Connaughton

February 25, 2020

Has this host been compromised? Did this host always do this? Everyone who has worked in operations/engineering/security has at some time had a ...

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Threat Stack SOC Analysis: Investigating Incidents Involving Automation Tools

Mike Broberg

February 20, 2020

As part of their 24/7 work supporting customers through the Cloud SecOps Program℠, the security analysts in the Threat Stack Security Operations ...

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Why Threat Stack Automates Microservices Tests Using Containers

Andrew Warren

February 18, 2020

Microservices, even when designed correctly, can be challenging to test. But when the system architecture evolves to the point where tens or hundreds ...

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Optimizing Detection of Breached Passwords

Mark Moore

February 13, 2020

In the increasingly difficult times of protecting our own digital life or helping others protect theirs, we must be ever vigilant about ensuring that ...

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Additions to the Threat Stack AWS CloudTrail Ruleset

Mike Broberg

February 11, 2020

Net-new rules for Amazon ECR and AWS Systems Manager API activity At Threat Stack, we process tens of billions of events for customers each day. ...

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9 AWS Security Certifications to Consider in 2020

Alan Nakashian-Holsberg

February 6, 2020

As cloud computing continues to grow in importance for almost all businesses, there’s an ever-increasing need to develop, deploy, and manage secure ...

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25 Best Cloud Security Podcasts to Visit in 2020

Mark Moore

February 4, 2020

It’s safe to say that everyone is impacted — directly or indirectly — by cybersecurity issues these days, and given that fact, security ...

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A Year in Review From Threat Stack’s Product Team

Aditya Joshi

January 29, 2020

2019 was a banner year for the Threat Stack Cloud Security Platform® and Cloud SecOps Program℠.  As we stated at the outset of 2019, our mission ...

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Cloud Native Security Requires a 3D Mindset

Rebecca Meyrick

January 23, 2020

We’re in the midst of an ideological shift. As companies continue to move towards cloud-native software development and complex cloud ...

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Threat Stack Introduces Additional Runtime Attack Detection

Tim Buntel

January 21, 2020

Protection From More Types of Application Attacks Threat Stack Application Security Monitoring detects vulnerabilities in code and blocks live ...

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The Best Cloud Security Conferences to Attend in 2020

Sarah Wills

January 16, 2020

Securing your cloud infrastructure is a big job. You always need to be up to date on skills, tools, and technology. To help you keep up with the ...

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Threat Stack Named One of Top 10 Best Places to Work in Boston

Zach Bonfante

January 15, 2020

At Threat Stack, we believe that one of the most important ways to drive a successful DevSecOps program is through an organizational culture based on ...

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An Inside Look at the Evolution of Threat Stack’s SOC 2 Processes

Lindsey Ullian

January 9, 2020

For the Third Straight Year, the Threat Stack Cloud Security Platform Meets Security and Availability Standards Set by the American Institute of ...