The Cloud Native AppSec Playbook

Security Guidance for Multi-Cloud Environments

This playbook guides engineering, operations, and security teams with the “how” and “why” of cloud native application security:

  • Defining the multi-cloud framework
  • Top security challenges in the cloud: attack types & vectors
  • Critical security requirements to defend cloud-native apps

Download this playbook to:

  • Identify the key security challenges for cloud native apps & APIs
  • Understand the increasingly sophisticated techniques that attackers use to target enterprise web applications and how to prevent them
  • Learn effective strategies for how to bring DevOps and Security teams together to protect applications in cloud environments

"Gartner® estimates that by 2022, API abuses will be the most frequent attack vector resulting in data breaches for enterprise web applications."1

Reasons for expanding cloud capabilities

The reasons why organizations expanded their cloud capabilities, the growth was fuelled by strategic business drivers—application modernization, maintaining competitiveness, and controlling infrastructure overhead.
Source: The State of Cloud Native Security Report 2022.