Strategies for Monitoring and Measuring Cloud Security

There are many tools and processes for improving security in cloud IT environments, but many enterprise security teams still complain about their lack of "visibility" into the cloud. In this Dark Reading webinar, a top expert offers a look at practices and tools that will help your team monitor security in IT environments that incorporate many cloud applications and services. You'll also get advice on how to evaluate and measure cloud security, and how to work with service providers to improve it.

On Demand
1h 00min

Attend this webinar to learn:

  • what questions to ask your cloud providers before signing a service agreement
  • how to insulate yourself from the impacts of a DDoS attack on your cloud service provider
  • what tools and techniques to use to keep an inventory of your organization's ever-expanding list of cloud assets, and ensure that each one is properly secured
  • how to better secure cloud databases to avoid accidental exposures

Featured Speakers

  • Sara Peters
    Sara Peters
    Senior Editor
    Dark Reading

    Sara Peters is Senior Editor at Dark Reading and formerly the editor-in-chief of Enterprise Efficiency. Prior that she was senior editor for the Computer Security Institute, writing and speaking about virtualization, identity management, cybersecurity law, and a myriad of other topics. She authored the 2009 CSI Computer Crime and Security Survey and founded the CSI Working Group on Web Security Research Law -- a collaborative project that investigated the dichotomy between laws regulating software vulnerability disclosure and those regulating Web vulnerability disclosure.

  • Rich Mogull
    Rich Mogull
    Analyst & CEO

    Rich has twenty years experience in information security, physical security, and risk management. He specializes in cloud security, data security, application security, emerging security technologies, and security management. He is also the principle course designer of the Cloud Security Alliance training class and actively works on developing hands-on cloud security techniques. Prior to founding Securosis, Rich was a Research Vice President at Gartner on the security team. Prior to his seven years at Gartner, Rich worked as an independent consultant, web application developer, software development manager at the University of Colorado, and systems and network administrator.

  • Chris Ford
    Chris Ford
    VP of Product
    Threat Stack

    Chris is the Vice President of Products at Threat Stack, where he is responsible for Product Management and User Experience. He brings more than twenty years of experience leading product teams and building innovative security solutions, including Data Loss Prevention, Enterprise Mobility Management and Secure Cloud Collaboration. Prior to joining Threat Stack, Chris was Chief Product Officer at Blue Cedar Networks and Senior Vice President of Product Management at Intralinks, a secure cloud collaboration platform.

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