AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog

Category: Security, Identity, & Compliance

Create AWS Accounts and Align to the CIS AWS Foundations Benchmark with Stax

Learn how the CIS AWS Foundations Benchmark helps organizations operate securely whilst examining the common challenges businesses face in its implementation. Stax can offer a solution to speed up AWS account creation while adhering to the CIS AWS Foundations Benchmark. Creating and configuring AWS accounts securely can be a time-consuming and tedious exercise. Competing priorities can result in rushed or inconsistent process, impacting security, agility, and velocity.

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Anomali Launches Differentiated Cloud-Native XDR SaaS Solution with Support from AWS SaaS Factory

To help organizations defend themselves against cyber threats, Anomali, a leader in intelligence-driven cybersecurity solutions, recently launched its cloud-native extended detection and response (XDR) solution, The Anomali Platform. The AWS SaaS Factory team spoke with Mark Alba, Chief Product Officer at Anomali, to learn more about Anomali Cloud-Native XDR SaaS, the value its new solution brings to customers, and the key lessons learned from the journey to SaaS on AWS.

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A FinTech Roadmap to Data Security and Compliance with VGS and AWS

To meet compliance like PCI-DSS, SOC2, and HIPAA, a customer typically has to change their architecture and workload, which can take significant time, money, and effort. With Very Good Security (VGS), customers retain full control over their data while offloading information security burdens, transferring the risk of a data breach, and fast-tracking compliance. VGS acts as a secure layer between your company and sensitive data.

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AWS DevOps Competency Expands to Include DevSecOps Category

With proper DevSecOps implementation, security becomes an integral part of the application delivery pipeline, allowing developers to receive rapid and contextual feedback as they build new features. The new DevSecOps category for the AWS DevOps Competency makes it easy for customers to find validated AWS Partners with DevSecOps products. These partners can help customers build secure applications by integrating security controls and policies into their application delivery pipelines.

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GA Telesis Launches a Fraud Detection SaaS Solution with Support from AWS SaaS Factory

With the support of AWS SaaS Factory, GA Telesis launched the FraudBlock SaaS solution, a fraud protect API service for companies to protect their organizations from BEC/EAC scams and help securely perform B2B transactions. The SaaS Factory team spoke with Darryl Maraj, Head of Technology at DIG and CTO at Blockrails, to learn more about Blockrails, the value its new FraudBlock solution brings to customers, and the key lessons learned building a SaaS solution on AWS.

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Protecting Your Deployments from Advanced Threats with AWS and IronNet

Working with AWS, IronNet delivers threat detection and mitigation at scale across networks that are on premises, in the cloud, or both. IronNet collects logs and traffic data to identify indicators of attack or abnormal behavior in order to stop advanced cyberattacks. At its foundation, the IronNet solution consists of one or more sensors to feed network data and logs to IronDefense—the backend collection and analysis point for detection.

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Defense-in-Depth Principles for Protecting Workloads with CrowdStrike and AWS

Migrating to the cloud has allowed many organizations to reduce costs, innovate faster, and deliver business results more effectively. Managing, securing, and having visibility across endpoints, networks, and workloads is not an easy feat and requires a unified defense-in-depth approach. Learn how CrowdStrike’s leading endpoint protection, workload protection, and threat intelligence directly integrate with AWS services to build an effective defense-in-depth solution to stay ahead of threats.

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Integrating Microsoft Active Directory with AWS Certificate Manager Private CA Using Secardeo certEP

Proper certificate management helps organizations secure their data, authenticate users, and identify devices on their networks. Using Secardeo’s certEP (Certificate Enrollment Proxy) enables customers running Active Directory on AWS (and on premises) to take advantage of the scalable and fully managed nature of AWS Certificate Manager Private Certificate Authority, without sacrificing security or requiring extensive experience managing keys and certificates with hardware security modules.

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Integrating AWS Security Hub, IBM Netcool, and ServiceNow to Secure Large Client Deployments

Customers using cloud resources on AWS can safeguard sensitive IT systems and data by complying with the industry-recognized CIS AWS Foundations Benchmark, among other best practices defined by AWS security experts. This post explains how to get visibility of your cloud security posture when building secure multi-account, multi-region AWS deployments. Kyndryl is an IT infrastructure services provider that designs, builds, manages, and modernizes the information systems the world depends on every day.

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Harden Your Cloud Security Posture in 3 Simple Steps with Zscaler

The notion of shared responsibility has become very popular in the public cloud, and rightly so. This post focuses on helping organizations achieve their part of shared responsibility—security in the cloud. We start by introducing three areas of responsibility—configuration, access, and data—and then illustrate how tools from AWS Security Competency Partner Zscaler can address security and compliance issues in each of these areas.

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