CyberArk, a security company focused on eliminating the most advanced cyber threats, has announced cloud automation capabilities that enable customers to protect against advanced security threats in dynamic cloud environments. Their modular ‘CyberArk Privileged Account Security Solution’ would enable protection of cloud assets at each stage of an organization’s cloud journey.
CyberArk’s cloud automation capabilities incorporate the CyberArk AMIs (Amazon Machine Images) and AWS CloudFormation templates that are specifically optimized for AWS environments.
This announcement builds on existing CyberArk cloud security capabilities, including integration with Amazon Inspector to simplify the discovery and prioritization of privileged account risk, enhanced AWS Access Key protection, as well as support for AWS Security Token Service to allow secure single sign-on to the AWS Management Console.
“This release further expands CyberArk’s cloud security leadership. CyberArk is a trusted partner that expertly supports customers’ cloud migration strategies by incorporating security from the start, and helps better protect cloud assets in alignment with existing controls and security policies,” said Roy Adar, senior vice president, product management, CyberArk. “As forward-looking organizations embrace the cloud to transform and accelerate key business and customer facing processes, they choose CyberArk because they recognize the unparalleled, proven flexibility, scalability and protection that only CyberArk can deliver across enterprise environments.”
The CyberArk solution was designed to meet a broad range of enterprise architectures, workflows and integrations. The standard deployment architecture utilizes AWS privileged account security best practices.