Aqua News

Investors Pile Into Israel’s Cybersecurity Startups

May 10, 2021

Entrepreneurs such as Dror Davidoff, co-founder of Aqua Security Software Ltd., which raised $135 million in March, are betting global shifts toward e-commerce, hybrid work and cloud computing will create new weak points for companies and shake up the vendor market. “The battlefield has changed completely,” he said.

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Cloud misconfigurations make 90 percent of companies vulnerable

May 10, 2021

Over 12 months, Aqua’s research team analysed anonymised cloud infrastructure data from hundreds of organizations. These were divided into SMBs and enterprises based on the volume of cloud resources they scanned. The findings show that less than one percent of enterprise organizations fixed all detected issues while less than eight percent of SMBs fixed them all. […]

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Supply Chain Attacks and Cloud Native: What You Need to Know

May 10, 2021

Container images, functions and packages are updated frequently using CI/CD (continuous integration/continuous delivery) pipelines, creating multiple opportunities for attackers to embed themselves into the process. Team Nautilus, Aqua’s cyber research team, has detected and analyzed attacks on CI SaaS environments that abused the CI process itself to gain access to cloud CPU time. From there, […]

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The challenges of cloud-native forensics

May 7, 2021

Any business could be the victim of the next-large scale cyberattack, and it’s the companies that treat this as an inevitability which will be better prepared and more able to protect themselves. The key to this is forensic analysis. Performing forensic analysis will give businesses valuable insights into vulnerabilities and the best steps to take […]

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Aqua Security Appoints Former Microsoft Azure Executive as Chief Customer Officer

May 6, 2021

BOSTON –  May 6, 2021 – Aqua Security, the pure-play cloud native security leader, today announced the appointment of Sharon Eilon as Chief Customer Officer to support its growing base of global customers and Aqua’s commitment to customer success. Eilon will be based in the company’s U.S. headquarters in Burlington, MA. Eilon will be responsible for global customer delivery, including management of the […]

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The 2021 Cloud Native Landscape

May 5, 2021

Bad actors have devised new ways to infiltrate the cloud native supply chain and infect the images, dependencies, and open source components that developers rely on to deliver the fast-paced lifecycle of cloud native applications. Often, developers use third-party base images or images from public repositories as a starting point for their code. While this […]

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Container, Serverless & Cloud Native Security Flash – April 2021

April 15, 2021

Here’s a roundup of the latest cloud native industry news for you. Kubernetes continues to rapidly evolve, and the new version 1.21 has just been released – in our blog, we review the notable features and updates you should know about. If you’re into eBPF technology, there’s a great write-up on how to get started with bpf and libbpfgo. The […]

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10 Cool Tech Companies That Raised Funding In March 2021

April 9, 2021

“I am proud of what the Aqua team has accomplished in five short years. We delivered on our vision and have a clear direction forward to provide the best platform for cloud native security. We’ve shown that our research and development teams are ahead of the market with the launch of innovative products such as […]

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