Practical OpenStack Cloud Hardening and PCI-DSS Readiness
Speaker: Cody Bunch, Rackspace
OpenStack is complex, and like all complex systems needs to have some extra attention paid when hardening the environment. This session will cover some basic cloud security concepts and then dive into the practicalities of securing your OpenStack deployment and the steps necessary to design your OpenStack Private Cloud in preparation to undergo a PCI-DSS Audit.
– Understanding of Cloud Infrastructure Security
– Understanding of how the various parts of OpenStack communicate
– Example hardened architectures
– Practical guidelines / checklists of things to secure when building your Cloud deployment
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