Six Security Controls to Prevent Your Cloud from Getting Hacked

Best Practices for Defending Against Cyberthreats in the Cloud


There’s a common misconception that cloud providers handle cybersecurity for you. The truth is, cloud providers use a “shared responsibility model”. They protect underlying Cloud infrastructure, but leave protection of Cloud-deployed assets and data up to you.

To help meet this need, the Center for Internet Security (CIS) has created the CIS Amazon Web Services Foundations benchmark policy. This provides key guidance on best practices for security configuration options within the AWS management console.

Download this whitepaper to understand:

  • Common threats to virtual assets residing within cloud infrastructure
  • How the CIS policies can help
  • Best security practices for risk mitigation

Complete the form to learn how utilizing these six security controls can help protect you from cyberattack in the cloud.