Amazon Inspector: Automated Security Assessment

Amazon Inspector is an automated security assessment service to help improve security and compliance of applications deployed on AWS. It automatically scans workloads (like Amazon EC2 instances, containers, Lambda functions) for vulnerabilities and unintended network exposure to make your AWS infrastructure more secure. Amazon Inspector automatically assesses applications for vulnerabilities and deviations from best … Continue reading Amazon Inspector: Automated Security Assessment

Security 101 for AWS Cloud Practitioner Exam

Security is 25% 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: 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 Amazon Web Services features and facts. Especially when there are half a … Continue reading AWS Mnemonics: Flash Cards