Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the leader in the public cloud market. They offer a broad set of services that help organizations move faster, lower IT costs, and scale applications.
Like most cloud providers, AWS operates under a shared responsibility model — managing security of the cloud while AWS customers are responsible for security in the cloud.
Threats to your workloads running in AWS can take many forms:
• Compromise of the AWS account
• Data leakage or system compromise through insecure configurations
• Breaches through publicly presented applications that are not thoroughly assessed or monitored
• And more...