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AWS RDS Misconfigurations

Complete List of AWS RDS Misconfigurations

Amazon RDS manages your cloud and data backup, software patching, automatic failure detection, and recovery, which protects you and your organization from misconfigurations. Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) is a web service that allows you to focus on your application and gives them the fast performance, high availability, security, ...

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AWS IAM Misconfigurations

A Complete List of AWS IAM Misconfigurations

Amazon Web Service’s (AWS) Identity and Access Management (IAM) permits you to manipulate and get entry to AWS offerings and sources securely. For example, using IAM, you may create and manipulate AWS customers and groups and use permissions to permit or deny their entry to AWS resources. IAM is a ...

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IAM in GCP

Implementing IAM in the Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

In this article, we will take a look at Identity Access Management or IAM in GCP (the Google Cloud Platform). First off, let us understand what IAM is. What is IAM? Identity Access Management (IAM) is a collective term that covers business policies, processes, technologies, and products that are used ...

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Building Secure S3 Buckets

How to Build A Secure S3 Bucket?

A few days ago, I searched for data breaches and leaks due to insecure S3 buckets on Google. Needless to say, I was blown away by the number of high-profile names on that list. Companies like FedEx, Verizon, Accenture, and even government organizations like the Pentagon. So in this article, ...

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A Complete List of AWS S3 Misconfigurations

A Complete List of AWS S3 Misconfigurations

Amazon S3 or Amazon Simple Storage Service is an AWS service where data and objects are stored. It is the most popular public cloud service that offers data availability, security, and performance. Both small and large businesses use this service. Unfortunately, AWS S3 bucket misconfigurations are one of the most ...

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AWS RDS Misconfigurations

Top 15 AWS RDS Misconfigurations To Avoid in 2021

In this blog post, we will take a look at the top 15 AWS RDS misconfigurations that you should avoid. Before getting started, let us brush up our knowledge on what AWS RDS is! We will be covering the below topics: What is AWS RDS? The 15 Common AWS RDS ...

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AWS EC2 Misconfigurations

Top 13 AWS EC2 Misconfigurations To Avoid in 2021

In this blog post, we will take a look at the top 13 AWS EC2 misconfigurations that you should avoid. Let us brush up our knowledge on what AWS EC2 is first. We will be covering the below topics: What is AWS EC2? The 13 Common AWS EC2 Misconfigurations How ...

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AWS IAM Misconfigurations

Top 6 AWS IAM Misconfigurations To Avoid in 2021

Introduction AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) assigns granular AWS permissions to individuals and applications. Misconfiguration from AWS IAM has resulted in many high profile data breaches. When configured correctly, AWS is very secure. Still, it’s very easy to make a mistake in your configuration that will expose essential data ...

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What is GDPR compliance

What is GDPR Compliance?

The GDPR can be considered as the world's most robust law on data protection. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016/679 is legislation that specifies the regulation on data privacy and protection in the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). The provisions of the GDPR are consistent ...

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A Definitive List Of Various Compliance Standards And What They Mean

Cyberattacks have been very prominent in the last decade. Just last week, social media giant Twitter fell prey to it wherein accounts of prominent personalities, like Elon Musk, Bill Gates, former U.S. President Barack Obama, and others were hacked. While we cannot stop these attacks completely, there are certain rules and regulations ...

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