Thursday, August 19, 2021

- PDT
OPEN TALK: Let’s Play Tag: DevSecOps Edition! Automated IaC Resource Tagging Strategy for Security Policy Enrichment
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Steve Giguere
Steve Giguere
Bridgecrew, Developer Advocate

Through GitOps practices, automated security checks, and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) strategic tagging automation, we can begin to build pre-flight and runtime policy-as-code to ensure that misconfigured and insecure resource definitions are caught prior to deployment. When resource misconfiguration or drift is discovered at runtime, a consistent tagging strategy allows resources to be traced back to the appropriate commit. This reveals a best fix location and author to vastly reduce MTTR. To show how this all works, we'll use a combination of open source solutions: Checkov (IaC Policy and Scanning) + Yor (IaC Tag and Trace)