IaC Templates Are The Source Of Many Cloud Infrastructure Weaknesses – Expert Comments

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Feb 10, 2020 02:23 am PST

In response to reports that show a high percentage of IaC template misconfigurations in cloud deployments that leave them vulnerable to attack, an expert from Cerberus Sentinel offers perspective.

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Bill Santos
Bill Santos , President and COO
February 10, 2020 10:25 am

While many consider infrastructure code as somehow less critical than application code, this report highlights that nothing could be further from the truth. In reality, the same culture and discipline (code reviews, automated testing, etc) must be used on infrastructure code as is used on application code, for very similar reasons: failure to appreciate the implications and act accordingly creates a real security risk to both the infrastructure and the applications that infrastructure is supporting.

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