Assessing Cloud Security Monitoring and Compliance Capabilities in Amazon Web Services

Archived Published: 13 February 2017 ID: G00313203


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Enterprises are struggling to expand security operations within cloud environments. This helps technical professionals evaluate what services are available for security operations tasks at AWS and what third-party providers are offering to simplify and operationalize these processes.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • AWS Security Services Summary
      • AWS Config
      • Amazon Inspector
      • VPC Flow Logs Accounting
      • AWS CloudFormation and AWS OpsWorks
      • AWS IAM and AWS KMS
      • AWS CloudTrail
      • Amazon CloudWatch
    • Compliance and Assurance Programs
    • AWS Security Operations Strengths
    • AWS Security Operations Weaknesses
  • Guidance
    • Third-Party Supporting Vendors
      • Alert Logic
      • Cavirin
      • CloudCheckr
      • Dome9
      • Observable Networks
      • Saviynt
      • SecureWorks
      • Sumo Logic
      • Threat Stack
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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