AWS Inspector: Automated Security Assessment

Amazon Inspector is an automated security assessment service to help improve security and compliance of applications deployed on AWS. Inspector automatically assesses applications for vulnerabilities and deviations from best practices, and produces detailed list of issues.  The list is prioritized according to severity level of the threats, and the service is available via Amazon Inspector … Continue reading AWS Inspector: Automated Security Assessment

Security 101 for AWS Cloud Practitioner Exam

Security is 24% of the Certified Cloud Practitioner Exam. Even though it is only the 3rd out of 4 domains in terms of percentage of the exam, it's still worth becoming comfortable with the Shared Responsibility Model and the various ways AWS helps to protect your infrastructure. Securing the Cloud is a very important part … Continue reading Security 101 for AWS Cloud Practitioner Exam

AWS Mnemonics: Simple Flash Cards

It's important to know the details of what each service is.  But at the same time, it helps to know a simple phrase to trigger your memory as a complete newbie.  So I've created this AWS Mnemonics page to help you remember key features and facts. Especially when there are half a dozen services that … Continue reading AWS Mnemonics: Simple Flash Cards