Cloudanix Best Practice

Best Practices for Data Privacy and Security for your Organization

What is CBP?

CBP stands for Cloudanix Best Practices. Having worked with several companies, we have realized that sometimes just following a formal Compliance is not enough. So, we went ahead and put up a list of Best Practices which almost every company should adhere to. Think of CBP as set of rules which compliment other formal compliance standards. The objective is to further strengthen your cloud security posture.

Why Cloudanix?

Cloudanix automates audits that perform various checks consisting of different rules on a wide variety of recipes that we provide. For instance, our AWS recipe of EC2 Audit contains several rules like Public Snapshots, Older Instances Running, Default VPC Not In Use, EC2 IAM Roles, EC2 Instance Counts, and many more. These audit rules help you comply with several compliance controls and takes care of the assurance processes and data security and privacy. We have many other recipes that ensure you stay compliant and build trust with your customers while we are taking care of your security audits!

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Audit and Compliance | Cloudanix

Audit and Compliance

For any enterprise Audit and Compliance is a must for stakeholder and customer trust. Meeting legal requirements is not optional anymore. Following best practices is an equally important part of compliance management. Formal regulations, laws or even internal governance controls have to be in place and follow compliance standards set by HIPAA, SOC 2, GDPR, ISO 27001, etc.

Asset Visibility | Cloudanix

Asset Visibility

You can't secure what you can't see. Cloud Asset Visibility matters. All the teams in your enterprise require understanding and complete visibility of the relationships mapped around your cyber assets whether critical or not. Transparency and visibility to cybersecurity crew helps them secure their digital universe.

Drift, Misconfiguration and Baseline | Cloudanix

Drift, Misconfiguration and Baseline

Unintentional internal oversights is the biggest cause for these mishaps. Untimely detection can open doorways into the organization's precious cloud environment, compromising their precious data. These exploits are the easiest to gain access to and require continuous and real time monitoring.

Real-Time Alerting | Cloudanix

Real-Time Alerting

In today's world where deployments are happening faster than ever. It is of utmost importance to know real-time as the drifts, misconfigurations, etc are created. If left unchecked, they will leave gaps for hackers and not just compromise your data but also reduce the performance and speed of deployments. Real-Time Alert mechanisms must be put in place. Depending on the severity, prioritize sending signals to multiple channels so as to not overlook the vulnerabilities created.

Cloud Misconfiguration Remediation | Cloudanix


Creation of custom remediation playbooks and using dozens of out of the box rules can help create a secure yet productive environment. A cloud management solution with automation capabilities that are policy driven can be configured to remedy the violations. In the same way it can also be configured to prevent them from occurring.

Continuous Monitoring | Cloudanix

Continuous Monitoring

One of the most important features of a good CSPM tool. Threat detection, unauthorized behavior, malicious activity, anomaly detection, etc. These are some of the problems that plague most organizations. With continuous monitoring you can identify and prioritize the threats, taking corrective action before any damage is done.