Main Conference (September 5th, 2023)

Is CNAPP just another buzzword?

Want to learn more about how CNAPPs work? Join Alfred Porziella as he introduces the concept of cloud-native application protection platforms (CNAPPs) and discusses the security implications and benefits of using CNAPPs to secure your cloud workloads. In this talk we will discuss:

- A holistic approach to securing cloud-native applications
- An integrated platform approach to securing cloud-native apps
- Development artifact scanning
- Cloud security posture management (CSPM)
- Infrastructure as code (IaC) scanning
- Cloud infrastructure entitlement management (CIEM)
- Cloud workload protection (CWP)
- Comprehensive code-to-cloud security that prioritise prevention


Cloud Native Summit - Alfred Porziella

Alfred Porziella

Cloud Security Specialist

Alfred is a Specialist in the Prisma Cloud Security team at Palo Alto Networks with over 20 years of experience in bringing disruptive cloud cybersecurity technologies to market to help customers build and secure their Applications. Alfred was the first ANZ employee at startups including Akamai (Prolexic Acquisition), Tenable (Alsid Acquisition) and one of the first employees at IRESS.

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