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Tag: Amazon Kinesis Data Firehose

Automatically updating AWS WAF Rule in real time using Amazon EventBridge

In this post, I demonstrate a method for collecting and sharing threat intelligence between Amazon Web Services (AWS) accounts by using AWS WAF, Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics, and Amazon EventBridge. AWS WAF helps protect against common web exploits and gives you control over which traffic can reach your application. Attempted exploitation blocked by AWS WAF […]

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Trimming AWS WAF logs with Amazon Kinesis Firehose transformations

In an earlier post, Enabling serverless security analytics using AWS WAF full logs, Amazon Athena, and Amazon QuickSight, published on March 28, 2019, the authors showed you how to stream WAF logs with Amazon Kinesis Firehose for visualization using QuickSight. This approach used no filtering of the logs so that you could visualize the full […]

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Enabling serverless security analytics using AWS WAF full logs, Amazon Athena, and Amazon QuickSight

Traditionally, analyzing data logs required you to extract, transform, and load your data before using a number of data warehouse and business intelligence tools to derive business intelligence from that data—on top of maintaining the servers that ran behind these tools. This blog post will show you how to analyze AWS Web Application Firewall (AWS […]

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