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Scaling Anomaly Detection Pipelines For Security Telemetry

Mina Botros

April 15, 2021

This blog post is co-authored by Senior Software Engineer Mina Botros, Principal Data Scientist Dimitry Kit, and Senior Software Engineer, Platform ...

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Capture the Benefits of AWS Graviton2 Without Compromising Security

Harrison Calato

April 13, 2021

According to Gartner, worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services is forecast to grow 18.4% in 2021 to a total of $304.9 billion, up from ...

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Accelerating Mean-Time-To-Know With Security Analytics

Rob Young

March 25, 2021

There are few cybersecurity KPIs more important than mean-time-to-know (MTTK) and mean-time-to-respond (MTTR). Threat Stack provides alerts to ...

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Making debugging easier on Fargate

Sabin Thomas

March 16, 2021

What is Fargate? Fargate was launched by AWS in 2017.  It’s a serverless compute engine that deploys and runs containers without the need to ...

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Threat Stack named a 2021 Best IT Cloud Management Product by G2

Rob Young

February 23, 2021

Threat Stack is excited to share that it has been named a Best IT Cloud Management Product by  G2. G2 ranks the world's best software companies and ...

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Shrink Mean Time-To-Know With Real-Time AWS EC2 Metadata

Rob Young

February 2, 2021

When the cybersecurity team receives an indicator of a potential attack, every minute counts. The longer it takes to determine whether an alert is ...

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Happy Compliance Audit Season!

Rob Young

January 21, 2021

While many organizations are wrapping up their cloud security compliance audits for the season, we know at Threat Stack that the work of ensuring ...

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Why Alerts per Day is a Misleading Metric for Security Teams

Sam Bisbee

January 12, 2021

Over the last six and a half years we have worked with thousands of companies of all sizes and maturities on implementing threat detection for their ...

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Rationalizing Data Science, Machine Learning, and Change Management for Security Leadership

Sam Bisbee

January 11, 2021

At first glance data science and machine learning conflict with security best practices. Data science and engineering teams need access to ...

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Five Cloud Security Myths

Rob Young

January 7, 2021

The pandemic will have a lasting, long-term effect on IT, and one of the most important will be even faster migration to the cloud, according to ...

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An Open Letter to Security Vendors’ Predatory Use of Public Breaches

Sam Bisbee

December 11, 2020

Disclaimer: This post discusses a breach that is reportedly under active investigation. I have not spoken with the FireEye team about this incident, ...

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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 ...