The pandemic and the rapid transition to remote and then hybrid workforces led to a rapid adoption of cloud platforms. But that has made way in the last year for an influx of cloud breaches, many stemming from misconfigurations, demonstrating the critical need for organizations to properly address risks associated with a cloud infrastructure.

Solutions for this category help ensure security in the configuration and management of cloud environments. They may include any security tools that are designed to identify misconfiguration and compliance risks in the cloud, and monitor the cloud infrastructure in real-time enforcement of security policy.

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