- Halo makes security part of the stack, automatically handling server scaling and migration. Halo can be embedded in AMIs or deployed using Chef, Puppet, RightScale or other configuration management tools.
- Halo provides a single integrated solution that's portable across cloud environments. It automates consistent security controls wherever servers reside, eliminating manual security configuration efforts.
- Halo is high scalable, using an elastic compute grid to perform security analytics on behalf of your servers. You don't need to worry about capacity, throughput, or resources being consumed.
CloudPassage Halo provides advanced EC2 server security including advanced network access control, two-factor authentication, intrusion detection and configuration security. and more. Customers are responsible for deploying additional security to make EC2 instances secure and compliant. This award-winning platform was purpose-built to secure virtual server instances in public and hybrid clouds including instances across EC2 regions, VPC environments, and Direct Connect deployments. Halo delivers security controls critical for server protection and compliance, including: Dynamic firewall automation, Multi-factoruser authentication, Server configuration securityAccount & ssh key management, Software vulnerability assessment, Hostbased IDS / file integrity monitoring. Halo event logging and alertingRESTful integration APIHalo's cloud-aware and highly scalable controls continuously protect servers from compromise and address compliance needs imposed by PCI, FISMA, HIPAA, CloudAudit, ISO27002 and other standards. Because it's an easily deployed Software-as-a-Service, you can have advanced security for your EC2 instances in minutes. Halo Pro is free for30 days.