Cloud services adoption is growing massively year over year. In most cases, the moving to the cloud decision is driven by cost optimisation goals. Organisations usually start the cloud journey with the lift-and-shift approach, migrating the data centre as is, including the security services and controls, even the physical appliances, to the equivalent virtual appliances from the respective vendor.
In some cases, the security controls used on premises are not as effective with cloud services. Moreover, in some other cases, it can be expensive as well.
This white paper illustrates Amazon Web Services (AWS) security services that a security professional can use to aid the cloud service’s continuous security monitoring operations.