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 healthy, exercise, and see our doctors annually (or at least we know we should!). So why do so many organizations fail to understand the importance of taking a proactive approach to security?
While many companies today are stuck in a mode where they’re continually reacting to alerts, true security maturity means using actionable alerts to proactively become more effective and to reduce risk over time. In this post, we’ll discuss how you can take a more proactive approach to alerting in order to strengthen your overall cloud security posture.
Read more “How to Use Alerts to Become More Proactive About Security”
Threat Stack was honored in four categories as winners of the 14th Annual Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® were announced in San Francisco at a gala attended by finalists, judges, and industry peers:
Read more “Threat Stack a Four-Time Winner in 2018 Info Security Products Guide’s Global Excellence Awards”
With the challenges presented by today’s cloud security landscape, organizations with limited time and resources are taking a variety of approaches in their attempts to incorporate security into their operations practices. Some approaches work better than others, but none provide the silver-bullet solution that some organizations seek. Below, we’ll explore three popular strategies that sound promising but prove to be problematic — and we’ll propose a better way going forward. Read more “Three Mistakes Teams Make in Operationalizing Security (and a Better Alternative)”
As you likely know, RSA Conference is one of the largest and most comprehensive security events held each year. Choosing which sessions to attend and how to prioritize your time can be a big job.
At Threat Stack, we have SecOps on our minds big-time, so in this post we put together a list of related sessions that we think are absolutely can’t-miss.
Before you start reading, however, make a note to join us at Booth #S2504 to meet with one of our experts for tips on how to Secure the Strange Things Happening in Your Cloud! Read more “8 SecOps-Related Sessions You Don’t Want to Miss at RSA Conference 2018”
Security + Operations — Better Together!
Yesterday was a game-changer for Threat Stack and the cybersecurity community! That’s when we launched the Threat Stack Cloud SecOps Program℠, offering a radical transformation in the way Security and Operations teams can work together.
The Threat Stack Cloud SecOps Program has been purpose-built to give organizations the roadmap, technology, and people they need to integrate Security and Operations. Now companies of all sizes can securely leverage modern infrastructure and DevOps at scale!
To see for yourself, take a look at the following video where core members of the Threat Stack team give insights into the what, why, and how: Read more “Threat Stack Launches Cloud SecOps Program”
An Interview With Brian M. Ahern
Cybercrime stands out as the greatest threat posed to every business around the world today. That’s fact, not FUD. Cybercrime is forecast to cost organizations around the globe $6 trillion annually by 2021, doubling its toll from 2015. To put it plainly, this represents the greatest economic wealth transfer in history, and cements cybercrime as a more profitable enterprise than the entire global illegal drug trade.
If you want to build an organization that will survive this onslaught intact, then the question you must answer today is: “What is your team doing to proactively reduce and remediate your security risks?”
To help you answer that question, we are thrilled to announce our brand-new Threat Stack Cloud SecOps Program℠. This new program empowers organizations to revolutionize the way security and operations teams collaborate, proactively fortify infrastructure, and reduce attack surface. The program enables companies of all sizes to minimize their risk profiles without straining security or operations teams. And it accomplishes these goals by applying DevOps principles (like shared KPIs, automation, and continuous feedback) to security. Read more “The Threat Stack Cloud SecOps Program: Why We Built It & How It Can Help Your Organization Become More Secure”