Stephen Fitzgerald's Latest Blogs

6 total posts.

5 Min Read
8 Best Practices for Strengthening Security in Cloud-Native Environments

Stephen Fitzgerald

November 19, 2019

Cloud-native companies and larger companies migrating to cloud environments continue to see the cloud as a way to gain speed, reliability, and ...

4 Min Read
The Top 3 Security Mistakes SaaS Companies are Making

Stephen Fitzgerald

October 1, 2019

The more data you store, the more attractive you become to cybercriminals, so SaaS companies need to recognize the importance of following security ...

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AWS GDPR: What You Need to Know

Stephen Fitzgerald

June 4, 2019

In May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation became enforceable. While it is largely a European Union regulation, you are still covered by it ...

3 Min Read
Leveraging Threat Stack’s Out-of-the-Box Rulesets and Single View for Managing Multiple AWS Accounts

Stephen Fitzgerald

January 30, 2019

Increasingly, AWS users are leveraging multiple accounts to manage their infrastructure. While doing so is a recommended best practice that enables ...

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What is Cloud Workload Security?

Stephen Fitzgerald

December 14, 2018

A cloud workload is a distinct capacity or work function that we put on a cloud instance. It can be a Hadoop node, a Web server, a database, or a ...

3 Min Read
How to Find and Remediate Open Infrastructure Ports

Stephen Fitzgerald

August 14, 2018

The evidence is clear — open infrastructure ports lead to security vulnerabilities. When AWS S3 buckets or SSH ports are left open, they can leave ...