Cloud Security for eCommerce

Online retail has seen exponential growth over the last few years, as retailers search for creative ways to build and keep connections with customers. Handling financial transactions and customer data in the public cloud is a risk as well as an opportunity. Learn how to mitigate the risk to sensitive data in online retail applications by governing identities and access.

Govern Identities and Access to Public Cloud Applications

The public cloud has been instrumental in improving the buying experience in retail and ecommerce environments. It has enhanced inventory management and in-stock updates to the consumers, while enabling companies to bring new products to the consumer more quickly. In the last few years, the cloud has dramatically accelerated and improved the entire purchasing process – from selection to payment to delivery tracking. But along with the opportunity comes increased risk and public cloud security should be preserved. and public cloud security should be preserved.

The Difficulty of Eradicating Excessive Permissions

According to Gartner, 50% of cloud security failures are the result of inadequate management of identities, access and privileges – and by 2023, that number will climb to 75%. For anyone familiar with IaaS/PaaS environments, the reasons are clear. With thousands of human and machine identities, compute and data resources, and hundreds of different policies, it is extremely difficult to identify and remove excessive permissions. At the same time, the speed and agility of development mean that the Privilege Gap is constantly widening.

Security audits in the cloud are no trivial matter. By enabling us to jump through audit hoops, Ermetic proved itself a capable technology and time saver.

Etienne Smith, CTO, Kikapay

An Identity-First Cloud Infrastructure Security Platform

Ermetic automates entitlement management for public cloud applications. It provides a complete picture of the assets in your environment, visualizes entitlements, and surfaces risks. With Ermetic, you can continuously identify and analyze excess permissions, and automate implementation of least-privilege policies, in accordance with your organizational practices.

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Ermetic for the Retail World

  • Get Deep, Multicloud Visibility

    Manage all identities and resources in one platform. Investigate permissions, configurations and relationships

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  • Understand the Attack Surface

    Assess & prioritize risk across human and service identities, network configuration, data and compute resources

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  • Automate Remediation

    Mitigate risky privileges and faulty configurations through integration with ticketing, CI/CD pipelines, and IaC

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  • Enforce Policies and Shift Left

    Define and automate guardrails for identities, resources and network configuration, from dev to production

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  • Detect Anomalies

    Detect suspicious behavior and configuration changes with continuous behavioral analysis and alerts

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  • Comply with Standards

    Audit inventory and ensure compliance with CIS, GDPR, SOC2, NIST, PCI DSS, HIPAA, ISO and more

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Dominic Zanardi Security Engineer, Latch

If we didn’t have Ermetic analyzing roles, policies and network configuration, that would easily be an additional three to four analysts. It’s saving us hours and head count.

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“Ermetic… gave us visibility: are our configurations correct, are any IAM security possibilities providing back doors? Are secrets exposed, are containers scanned before pushed? The third-party testing company was very complimentary.”

Leo Thesen, Senior Engineer and Security Technical Lead, MOHARA

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