Are you in Edutech? Trust Comprinno to defend your AWS infrastructure.

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AWS cloud infrastructure security is crucial for the Ed-tech industry to secure academic materials ensuring access only to the right people. Securing personal data of students and job applicants is also critical.


Summary:
A leading career upgrade brand by Edutech giant (hereby referred to as customer) is focused on helping working professionals develop careers via online learning, tests and job opportunities.


Challenges:

Customer had infrastructure set up on AWS cloud however AWS security best practices were not implemented.


Solution:

Comprinno with its thought leadership offered by AWS certified Security Specialists, built a secure AWS cloud infrastructure adhering to AWS security best practices.


Below were the highlights of the secure infrastructure solution:

  • Separate AWS accounts for production and non-production environments set up via AWS Organization.
  • VPC architecture for a new environment with public and private subnets.

  • EC2 instances, RDS, Redshift and Lambda function migrated to private subnet.
  • Enabled Multi Factor Authentication (MFA) for root account.
  • Migrated IAM users to AWS Single Sign On (SSO).
  • Enabled data encryption at rest for EBS volumes and AWS S3 buckets.
  • Enabled logging for application load balancers.
  • Enabled CloudTrail and Guard Duty.
  • Alarms for root credential usage and unauthorized access.
  • IaC code using Terraform for creating infrastructure was used.

Benefits:

  • A secure infrastructure with restricted public access was created on AWS cloud.
  • Separating production from non-production environments avoided inadvertent access to the production region.
  • Alerting for unauthorized access enabled quick response.
  • IaC brought in faster speed and consistency in deployment of infrastructure.


Want to know more about how we can secure your infrastructure? Contact us and trust us to provide you a secure cloud environment.

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