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Cloud Security Automation by Prashant Priyam

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Application access level

Application access is one of the most important areas of concern in terms of security. Here, we have our data and information in transit. We must secure this transferring data using a secure channel, such as SSL. Apart from this, if our application is a web application, we must ensure availability. We have heard about cases of DDoS attacks, SQL injections, and so on. There are always bad guys who work in the dark to steal your important data. To disable this, we must ensure that we have defined preventive parameters such as the use of the web application firewall (WAF), and that our infrastructure should be deployed in such a way that it can handle the DDoS attack. Security groups should allow the traffic on specific ...

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