AWS native security services

One of the aspects that's key for any customer in a public cloud is to have the right security posture as per workloads and corporate governance policies. At times, it can be hard to map the controls from an on-premise environment to cloud, as it's not an apple to apple type of comparison. However, in recent times, AWS has innovated on many new services specifically in the security space, which aims to bring down this gap between on-premise controls to native AWS capabilities.

AWS has had the Amazon identity and access management (IAM) service for multiple years, using which you can manage your cloud-based users and groups and their access permissions on various AWS resources. With this service, you can enable ...

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