Amazon Web Services (AWS) Security, a Primer presented at CornerstonesofTrust 2016

by Anshu Gupta,

Summary : Abstract: As more and more organizations adopt Amazon Web Services (AWS) as their infrastructure (IaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) provider there are concerns among security professionals as to what needs to be done to ensure that applications are being deployed in a secure manner into the cloud. This talk delves into concerns that security professionals should be aware of while deploying applications in AWS from an architecture and engineering perspective. We will discuss best practices, architecture models & operational processes which you can use to can protect your data and assets in the AWS Cloud. We will also talk about AWS provided security-specific tools and features across network security, configuration management, access control and data encryption.