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Security Automation with Ansible 2 by Akash Mahajan, Madhu Akula

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Introduction to Ansible Playbooks and Roles

According to Wikipedia, Ansible is an open source automation engine that automates software provisioning, configuration management, and application deployment. But you already knew that. This book is about taking the idea of IT automation software and applying it to the domain of Information Security Automation. 

The book will take you through the journey of security automation to show how Ansible is used in the real world. 

In this book, we will be automating security-related tasks in a structured, modular fashion using a simple human-readable format YAML. Most importantly, what you will learn to create will be repeatable. This means once it is done, you can focus on fine-tuning, expanding the ...

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