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How to Develop An Incident Response Checklist for Your SaaS Business

Christian Lappin

June 8, 2018

Earlier this week, we published a post that explains how to develop an Incident Response Plan (IRP) to prepare for when an incident inevitably ...

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Group Fines Under the GDPR

Kevin Kish

June 6, 2018

How Multinational Companies May be Affected by Their Subsidiaries’ Noncompliance Introduction — by Lindsey Ullian, Threat Stack Compliance ...

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How to Develop an Incident Response Plan for Your SaaS Business

Christian Lappin

June 5, 2018

According to a 2018 IBM study on cybersecurity resilience, 77 percent of firms surveyed lack proper incident response plans, while 69 percent report ...

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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 ...

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Infrastructure in Transition: Securing Containers

Christopher Ford

May 30, 2018

Organizations are migrating from virtual server workloads to containers at a frenzied pace, buying into the increasingly popular technology and ...

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Q&A With Pat Cable: How Threat Stack Secures Evolving Infrastructure

Raymond Suarez

May 29, 2018

With the popularity of container environments on the rise, we’ve seen many Threat Stack customers undergoing infrastructure transitions of late. ...

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24 DevOps Pros Reveal the Most Important Characteristic of a Successful DevOps Engineer

Pete Cheslock

May 24, 2018

There’s no precisely defined career track for DevOps engineers because they’re typically developers or sysadmins who develop an interest in other ...

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GDPR: What Compliance Says vs. What DevOps Hears

Lindsey Ullian

May 22, 2018

The deadline for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is fast approaching, with May 25 marking the official day of reckoning. The updates to ...

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SLDC, SOC 2, and Other Four Letter Words

Nathan Cooprider

May 18, 2018

Developers gonna develop. That’s why we’re developers. We want to set some implementation goal and then make that a reality. We like to stay ...

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21 InfoSec and AWS Experts Reveal the #1 Mistake Companies Make When It Comes to AWS Security (and How to Avoid It)

Pat Cable

May 16, 2018

More companies are moving to the cloud than ever before. Amazon Web Services (AWS) is one of the most popular cloud platforms, and for good reason: ...

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20 Dev Leaders and Hiring Managers Reveal Their Favorite DevOps Interview Questions

Pete Cheslock

May 10, 2018

We champion a security-first DevOps culture at Threat Stack, and I’ve had the opportunity of building DevOps best practices into the company since ...

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Profile of an Ideal Security Hire in 2018

Christopher Ford

May 8, 2018

It seems that organizations are finally understanding the importance of bridging the gap between security and operations. In a survey we conducted ...

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What Happens When You Sacrifice Security for Speed (And Common Ways Security Gets Sacrificed)

Pat Cable

May 3, 2018

No matter where you sit in your organization, you should know what happens when you sacrifice security for speed. Threat Stack recently surveyed ...

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5 Tips for Managing Security for APIs

Mark Moore

May 2, 2018

Creating APIs for your SaaS products provides invaluable benefits to your customers, allowing developers to plug into your resources and bring their ...

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3 Security Best Practices We Used to Build a Strong Foundation at Threat Stack

Pete Cheslock

April 26, 2018

As a security company, Threat Stack prioritized the implementation of security best practices from day one. To share our experience, this post ...

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How Sigstr Built Customer Trust with Threat Stack and AWS Security

Christopher Ford

April 25, 2018

Recently, I had a great conversation with Sam Smith, the Chief Architect for Sigstr, a fast-growing SaaS platform for email signature marketing. ...

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How to Use Alerts to Become More Proactive About Security

Christian Lappin

April 23, 2018

We all understand the importance of being proactive about our health. Rather than waiting for symptoms of disease to land us in the ER, we eat ...

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Understanding Cryptojacking — Why It Matters to You and How to Defend Against It

Christian Lappin

April 19, 2018

Security researchers have recently uncovered several high profile cases of cryptojacking involving companies like Tesla and the LA Times. In these ...

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Threat Stack a Four-Time Winner in 2018 Info Security Products Guide’s Global Excellence Awards

Stephen Wadsworth

April 18, 2018

Threat Stack was honored in four categories as winners of the 14th Annual Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® were announced in San ...

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Three Mistakes Teams Make in Operationalizing Security (and a Better Alternative)

Christian Lappin

April 17, 2018

With the challenges presented by today’s cloud security landscape, organizations with limited time and resources are taking a variety of approaches ...

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The 5 Biggest Obstacles to SecOps Success

Pat Cable

April 12, 2018

Even organizations that understand the importance of cybersecurity in theory often stumble when it comes to marrying security initiatives with their ...