Recorded Date: January 27, 2023
Duration: 1.5 hours
Presenter(s): Younos Nazarian


Whether you are thinking of migrating to the AWS Cloud or already have a workload running on AWS, securing your data and resources should be at the top of the list. This event introduces several AWS services that you can use to improve your current security posture. It also covers the different security design principles that will help you to plan your security approach in the AWS Cloud and provides information on resources you can use to further your knowledge around security on AWS.

Skills Gained:

• Identify security benefits and responsibilities of using the AWS Cloud
• Describe the different design principles for security in the cloud
• Determine which AWS services you can use to improve your security posture

Who Can Benefit:

• IT business-level professionals interested in cloud security practices
• Security professionals with minimal working knowledge of AWS

Course Outline:

Section 1: Security design principles

  • Principle of least privilege
  • Traceability
  • Securing all layers
  • Automating security
  • Protecting data in transit and at rest
  • Preparing for security events
  • Minimizing attack surface

Section 2: What is your security posture?

  • Authentication
  • Authorization
  • Monitoring
  • Audit
  • Encryption
  • Data path

Section 3: What are my next steps?

  • Resources to continue learning