Spot by NetApp launches continuous security solution for cloud frameworks

NetApp®, a cloud-led, data-centric software firm, announced the availability of Spot Security. Built for the cloud, Spot Security delivers a solution for continuous assessment and analysis of cloud security posture. Spot Security enables DevOps and SecOps teams to collaborate to identify misconfigurations, reduce their potential attack surface, and ensure compliance.

Spot Security’s agentless tech analyses cloud resource relationships to provide clear visibility and prioritised actions, automatically determining the prospective exposure of each cloud resource and surfacing critical security threats based on their potential impact to the firm. 

What were the executive’s thoughts on the product?

Commenting on the Spot Security product, Azzedine Benameur, Head of Spot Security for Spot by NetApp said,“DevOps engineers are constantly asked to deliver solutions to a wide range of challenges that can impact the efficiency and operations of their business.”

“Spot Security provides DevOps and SecOps a solution that meets the critical requirement to ensure the security of their dynamic cloud environment, further innovating the Spot by NetApp CloudOps suite of solutions that automate and optimise operations in the cloud.”

What is the product offering of Spot Security?

These automated actions mitigate alert fatigue and keep cloud infrastructure secure and operations teams efficient. With Spot Security, organisations can now enjoy:

  • 360° Visibility: With a clear view into attack surfaces, network analysis, asset inventory, and user behaviour from the console via graph visualisation of risk and service maps.
  • Prioritised In-Depth Analytics: Identify abnormal behaviour in an instant with monitoring and analysis, providing clear objectives for DevOps teams to focus on and steering efforts to real issues, removing false positives and embedding security into cloud operations.
  • Automated Detection and Remediation: Detect misconfigurations to efficiently support remediation of security and compliance risks across multi-cloud infrastructure.
  • Compliance: NetApp’s Spot security also supports compliance to industry security standards and regulatory mandates, enabling businesses to stay compliant.