6 Min Read March 7, 2019

How to Understand Your Attacker’s Mindset

In this post we’ll try to develop an understanding of a typical attacker’s mindset and then show you how companies like yours can use this knowledge to enhance their security posture. Before we dive in, however, let’s ask a basic question: What is a cyber attacker? A cyber attacker can be any entity — an […]

4 Min Read February 24, 2017

Don’t Make Perfect Security the Enemy of Good Security

We’ve written before about what it means to meet compliance standards without going completely overboard. Today, we want to talk about how that applies to cloud security as well. Some teams mistakenly believe that their security posture needs to be absolutely perfect. That’s not only overwhelming — it’s impossible. More to the point, the reality […]

2 Min Read February 3, 2017

Threat Stack Blog Series: Starting Your Cloud Security Journey

More and more companies are migrating to the cloud — and for good reason considering the many benefits such as speed, flexibility, and reduced costs. One of the key questions that always comes up in this transition centers on cloud security. Not so much in the form of “Is the cloud secure?” but more in […]