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Achieving Compliance and Security on AWS cloud

Organizations in regulated markets such as US Federal, Department of Defense, Public Sector, Healthcare or Financial Services have a need to meet specific regulatory and compliance standards. These standards include SOC 2, HIPAA, FFIEC, GLBA, 800-171, FISMA, FedRAMP, or PCI-DSS amongst others. stackArmor has been supporting organizations in meeting their compliance and security requirements in … Continue reading Achieving Compliance and Security on AWS cloud

Vulnerability Management and Penetration Testing on AWS Cloud

Organizations continue to migrate and adopt AWS Cloud Services and offer digital services to their customers and stakeholders. Service providers especially in compliance focused markets such as healthcare, financial services and public sector markets must adhere to security best practices to ensure the integrity of their information assets. AWS provides a wide range of tools … Continue reading Vulnerability Management and Penetration Testing on AWS Cloud

Adding “Value” back in Value-Added Reseller (VAR) with AWS Marketplace and AWS Service Catalog

AWS has disrupted the enterprise infrastructure space with the EC2 service. The cloud is now here and every organization with a digital play has an adoption plan. However, while the AWS cloud makes it easy to spin up a few hundred instances in a couple of minutes, business processes such as acquisition, security vetting and … Continue reading Adding “Value” back in Value-Added Reseller (VAR) with AWS Marketplace and AWS Service Catalog

Meeting NIST SP 800-171 and DFARS Requirements

NIST SP 800-171 is targeted towards non-federal entities (such as government contractors, state and local agencies, etc.) with IT systems containing sensitive federal information.  It focuses on protecting the confidentiality of Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) in nonfederal systems and organizations, and recommends specific security requirements to achieve that objective where the confidentiality impact level is … Continue reading Meeting NIST SP 800-171 and DFARS Requirements

Cloud Security by Design – Meet 800-171, 800-53, HIPAA and Compliance Requirements

Meeting Cybersecurity Challenges are front and center for every C-level Executive in Defense, Healthcare and Financial Services Markets.  The Security & Compliance team at stackArmor will be hosting the Security by Design  MicroSummit on Oct 27th, 2017 and show you how the AWS Cloud Platform can help meet your NIST SP 800-171, FISMA, FedRAMP, SOC2, … Continue reading Cloud Security by Design – Meet 800-171, 800-53, HIPAA and Compliance Requirements

Is Wall Street to blame for Equifax’ Cybersecurity Woes?

The Equifax CEO will be leaving the firm due to the massive data breach with approximately 143 million identities impacted. This departure is in addition to the already announced departures of the CIO and CISO. Clearly, there is a lot of concern and consternation about this data breach and its impact. However, there have been … Continue reading Is Wall Street to blame for Equifax’ Cybersecurity Woes?

Announcing the Security MicroSummit – Washington DC

We are excited to announce and welcome you to our Security MicroSummit on August 3rd, 2017 at 8AM. The Security MicroSummit is an Invite-Only event showcasing the latest Security technologies for creating secure and compliant Cloud Hosting Environments. If you are a Technology Executive interested in meeting your compliance and security needs, then join us for for … Continue reading Announcing the Security MicroSummit – Washington DC

Cloud Boundary Protection using Next Generation Firewalls (NGFW)

NIST Special Publication 800-53 Rev 4 for FedRAMP and US Federal system mandates the use of robust boundary protection mechanisms. The Systems and Communications (SC) family of controls, specifically SC-7 mandates that the information system: a. Monitors and controls communications at the external boundary of the system and at key internal boundaries within the system; … Continue reading Cloud Boundary Protection using Next Generation Firewalls (NGFW)

stackArmor receives AWS Security Competency

stackArmor was recognized by Amazon Web Services (AWS) globally for strong Public Sector and Security competencies on the AWS platform. stackArmor is 1 of 10 firms globally as part of the inaugural launch. stackArmor’s selection for the AWS Security Competency is a result of  successfully delivering AWS security and compliance projects for customers with FEDRAMP, … Continue reading stackArmor receives AWS Security Competency

Secure DevOps for FedRAMP Compliant Cloud Platforms

US Federal Agencies are rapidly adopting and deploying secure cloud platforms to deliver production quality software with fewer defects, and better security. Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) also known as DevOps is a rapidly maturing practice for reducing the time and effort it takes to test and deploy code into production. The rapid automation of the … Continue reading Secure DevOps for FedRAMP Compliant Cloud Platforms

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