Bob Allin's Latest Blogs

13 total posts.

6 Min Read
What Our Readers Liked in 2019

Bob Allin

December 18, 2019

2019 is almost over, and it’s time for our year-end wrap-up.  We’re committed to helping you strengthen your cloud security and compliance so ...

5 Min Read
HIPAA Compliance Tips & Best Practices — Training Considerations

Bob Allin

November 12, 2019

What kind of training does your organization need to support HIPAA compliance? A good way to start answering this question is to reference the ...

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Cloud Security Professional Development & Educational Resource Roundup

Bob Allin

October 3, 2019

The flexibility and speed of cloud computing make is enormously appealing to organizations that are looking to leverage a strong competitive edge. As ...

18 Min Read
50 Best Cloud Security Training Resources

Bob Allin

August 2, 2018

The bad news is there’s a global shortage of trained cybersecurity professionals: According to PWC, there will be 1.5 million cybersecurity job ...

10 Min Read
101 AWS Security Tips & Quotes, Part 4: Best AWS Security Practices

Bob Allin

July 11, 2018

The fourth — and final — blog post in our series of AWS Security Tips and Quotes offers tips on AWS Security Best Practices. So far the series ...

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101 AWS Security Tips & Quotes, Part 3: Best Practices for Using Security Groups in AWS

Bob Allin

July 3, 2018

Here’s the third blog post in our 4-part series of AWS Security Tips and Quotes, which is designed to help you evolve and strengthen your ...

17 Min Read
50 Essential Cloud Security Blogs for IT Professionals and Cloud Enthusiasts

Bob Allin

June 1, 2018

With revenue from the cloud computing sector expected to hit $411 billion by 2020, it's no wonder that more and more companies are shifting their ...

4 Min Read
How Threat Stack Does DevOps — Series Overview

Bob Allin

March 23, 2018

Pete Cheslock, Threat Stack’s Senior Director of Operations, has just published a four-part blog series that gives deep insights into his ...

6 Min Read
How to Answer Tough Board-Level Security & Compliance Questions in 2018

Bob Allin

January 31, 2018

GDPR. Meltdown. Spectre. SOC 2. Coming at you like mosquitos on a hot summer night, these topics are of top concern for board members and security ...

5 Min Read
How We Can Turn National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Into Cybersecurity Action

Bob Allin

October 12, 2017

Want to take a peek at the World’s Worst Data Breaches? Here you ...

5 Min Read
How to Leverage Automation to Make Your Organization Secure by Design

Bob Allin

May 24, 2017

Yesterday, we co-hosted a webinar with Amazon’s security strategist, Tim Sandage, and SessionM’s director of technical solutions and operations, ...

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How to Implement a Security Awareness Program at Your Organization

Bob Allin

March 21, 2017

Security isn’t just a technical problem. It’s also a people problem, and keeping the people side of the security equation strong requires that ...

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Ignore the Splashy Headlines: Why Security Should Look Inward, Not Out

Bob Allin

February 6, 2017

It’s easy to get distracted by splashy headlines about breaches at corporations with household names. And of course state-sponsored, targeted ...