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Amazon Firecracker: Isolating Serverless Containers and Functions

Infrastructure protection, sandboxed containers, MicroVM hypervisors– these are interchangeable terms describing emerging technologies to isolate micro-services from their underlying infrastructure. These isolation technologies aim to protect the …

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Serverless Security: The Importance of FaaS Risk Assessment

In my previous blog, I discussed the serverless services spectrum and the unique security considerations of serverless functions. In this post, I’d like to elaborate on the importance of preliminary risk assessment checks and their contribution …

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Securing Serverless: Persistent Security for Ephemeral Environments

Cloud-native workloads terminology is used a lot these days to describe new technologies and deployment models of applications in the cloud universe. Serverless is a notable example of such cloud-native-workloads: it prioritizes simplicity and …

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Out-of the-Box Policies Simplify Container Compliance

One of the challenges organizations have in using cloud-native technologies is in figuring out how compliance requirements translate into actionable control points. Most regulations predate containers and serverless technologies and don’t have …

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