AWS Level 1 MSSP Competency Partners
Managed cloud security starts at Level 1
AWS Partners with Level 1 MSSP (Managed Security Service Provider) Competency provide 24x7 security protection and monitoring of AWS resources delivered as a fully managed service. These partners meet AWS’s baseline standard of quality for managed security services, Level 1 Managed Security Services (MSS), detailing technical and operational requirements for partners’ monitoring and response services of AWS environments. The Level 1 MSS baseline includes fundamental services such as: vulnerability management, monitoring for AWS service configuration to security best practices, managed detection and response (MDR), and managed web application firewall (WAF) service. The Level 1 MSSP Competency also validates partners with expertise beyond the Level 1 MSS baseline in specialization categories including: modern compute, identity behavior monitoring, managed application security testing, data privacy event management, digital forensics and incident response, business continuity and ransomware readiness.
Level 1 Managed Security Services Baseline
Level 1 Managed Security Services (MSS) are provided by AWS Level 1 MSSP Competency Partners as 24x7 fully managed security services uniquely designed in collaboration with AWS security experts to protect, monitor, and respond to security events of AWS environments. All Level 1 MSSP Competency Partners provide these baseline services in addition to any deep expertise in one or more specialization categories.
24/7 Incident Alerting and Response
Managed Detection and Response (MDR) for AWS-Based Endpoints
Managed Web Application Firewall (WAF)
Level 1 MSSP Competency Specialization Categories
Level 1 Managed Security Services (MSS) are provided by AWS Level 1 MSSP Competency Partners as 24x7 fully managed security services uniquely designed in collaboration with AWS security experts to protect, monitor, and respond to security events of AWS environments. All Level 1 MSSP Competency Partners provide Level 1 MSS baseline services, in addition to any specialization categories.
Level 1 Managed Security Services
This baseline standard of quality for managed cloud security covers managed security services that protect, monitor, and respond to security events of essential AWS resources and are delivered to customers as a fully managed service.
Managed container workload security event monitoring and response in AWS.
Identity Behavior Monitoring
Monitor and respond to identity services and events in AWS such as anomalous access, adaptive authentication, privilege access management.
Managed Application Security Testing
Detect and respond to security events in code pipelines and applications.
Data Privacy Event Management
Discover sensitive data in unintended locations, encryption key and certificate management, malware file scanning, and unintended transmission of sensitive data.
Digital Forensics Incident Response
Support to incident responders leveraging the telemetry and data collected by the Level 1 MSSP Partner as part of their managed security services.
Business Continuity and Ransomware Readiness
Manage business continuity solutions to recover from an interruption such as a mass encryption event (ransomware).
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