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Cloud Security Insights, Thoughts, and Ideas

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Establishing a 2021 Cloud Security Strategy

Rob Young

November 17, 2020

In early 2020, organizations were already moving quickly towards the cloud before the COVID-19 pandemic put their journey into fifth gear. How fast ...

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Overcoming the Cloud Security Skills Shortage by Encoding Expertise

Jackson Connell

October 15, 2020

In case you missed them, in recent blogs we did a deep dive into Threat Stack’s ability to provide extensive cloud security telemetry and hinted at ...

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Security Rules with Anomaly Detection: Capture the Known and the Unknown

Mike Broberg

October 7, 2020

Any cybersecurity team that has had to respond to a compliance audit knows that it’s a lot easier to monitor for specific risks as they occur, ...

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Accelerate Security with Threat Stack Telemetry

Mike Broberg

September 23, 2020

There’s a lot of value in Threat Stack’s deep, continuous telemetry. By casting a wide net, our customers get the complete story about what’s ...

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The 50 Best AWS Fargate Tutorials

Jackson Connell

September 21, 2020

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Fargate is a compute engine for Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS). With Fargate, you don’t need to provision and ...

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50 Best AWS CloudWatch Tutorials

Jackson Connell

September 10, 2020

AWS is one of the largest and most popular cloud computing platforms. Amazon first began offering IT infrastructure services to businesses back in ...

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Optimizing Threat Stack’s Data Pipeline with Apache Spark and Amazon EMR

Mina Botros

August 11, 2020

Threat Stack collects tens of billions of events per day, which helps customers understand their environment, identify undesirable activity, and ...

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Introducing Threat Stack support for AWS Fargate

Ivan Evsyukov

August 4, 2020

As customers evaluate and design new forms of managed container architectures, Threat Stack will be there to provide a detailed view into running ...

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Tips on Choosing the Best Free DevOps Tools

Mike Broberg

July 30, 2020

Free and open source DevOps tools can help DevOps teams streamline their development processes and speed development cycles, when carefully selected ...

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40 Essential Cloud Security Blogs for IT Professionals

Jackson Connell

July 9, 2020

As the rapid adoption of new ephemeral cloud deployment options, like containers and kubernetes, gives DevOps teams more flexibility, it is more ...

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System Access and User Accountability in the Cloud

Mike Broberg

June 18, 2020

Evaluating Your Security Mechanisms Throughout the IT industry, security mechanisms are used to allow or deny access to objects, such as a file, by ...

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50 Best Online DevOps Training Resources

Jackson Connell

June 10, 2020

Every company that uses applications in one way or another must operate in a service-oriented digital world where application development has to be ...

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The Curious Case of the Sunday Morning Alarm: Debugging Disk Performance in the Cloud

Pat Cable

June 9, 2020

Threat Stack has an event processing pipeline that processes millions of messages per second sent to us by customer agents, our internal services, ...

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50 Best Deployment Tools

Pan Chhum

June 3, 2020

Let's be honest: trying to deploy your apps alone is a bad idea. Trying to upgrade and configure hundreds of computers across an extensive ...

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50 Best HIPAA Training Resources

Jackson Connell

May 27, 2020

It’s not just healthcare providers who handle protected health information (PHI), but also a growing number of companies in the broader health and ...

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50 Best Integration Testing Tools

Jackson Connell

May 21, 2020

Testing the applications you create is a necessary part of writing code. Finding the right tools to perform different testing functions can be ...

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Investigating Kubernetes Attack Scenarios in Threat Stack (part 2)

Nathan Paulhus

May 19, 2020

In part one of this two-part series, I showed how Threat Stack captures detailed metadata about operating system behaviors as they happen. I used the ...

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18 Compliance Experts & AppSec Professionals Reveal the Biggest AppSec Compliance Mistakes

Jackson Connell

April 29, 2020

According to Verizon’s 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report, web applications are the source of about one in four data breaches, and in 60 ...

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Investigating Kubernetes Attack Scenarios in Threat Stack (part 1)

Nathan Paulhus

April 23, 2020

Kubernetes operators are getting better at protecting the clusters from external attacks. This is a success story for many companies that adopted ...

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Threat Stack SOC Report, Q1 2020: Security Teams Adjust to Remote Work

Jackson Connell

April 9, 2020

This morning the Threat Stack Security Operations Center (SOC) released its Q1 report of key findings and trends among Threat Stack customers. This ...

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10 Tips for Keeping Companies and Remote Workers Secure & Productive

Mark Moore

April 7, 2020

Telecommuting — also known as working from home (WFH), remote working, and a number of other names — has been around for about 50 years, having ...