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7 Common Data Misconfigurations for Google Cloud Platform

Learn the Common Mistakes Cloud Security Teams Make When Configuring GCP 

Just about every process in Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is regulated by identity access management (IAM). Yet, when it comes to IAM while using GCP, many users today are making major mistakes. Unfortunately, these missteps lead to critical security vulnerabilities that can compromise systems and applications. So, what do misconfigurations look like in GCP? 

Our 7 Common Data Misconfigurations for Google Cloud Platform and How to Avoid Them eBook is designed to discuss some of the common GCP configuration mistakes, including excessive permissions and user privilege escalation, storage access and constraints. Our eBook details the missteps enterprise orgs may make  — and how others can avoid them to ensure security across their cloud.

In our ebook, you'll learn the:

  • Breakdown of confusing ‘allUsers’ group and ‘allAuthenticatedUsers’
  • Examples of identities with excessive permissions
  • Review the constraint that’s most relevant to GCP misconfiguration
  • Tips to avoid cloud misconfigurations in the future


Complimentary eBook: 7 Common Data Misconfigurations for Google Cloud Platform and How to Avoid Them

7 Common Data Misconfigurations for Google Cloud Platform and How to Avoid Them

4 Steps for De-Risking Your Cloud

Eliminate All Identity Risks. Get To Least Privilege and Stay There

Sonrai Dig Identity Access Path for Identity Governance in the public cloud

This is critical in identity security and the ephemeral nature of your cloud. It's extremely complex to keep track of what has access to what and if that permission is used. Dig maps every trust relationship, inherited permission, and policy for every entity. Identify all excessive privilege, escalation, and separation of duty risks across 1000's of roles, compute instances, and 100's of accounts.

Discover, Classify, Lockdown, and Monitor “Crown Jewel” Data

Sonrai Dig Critical Resource Monitor for Data Governance in the Public Cloud

Sonrai Dig finds all stores and verifies rights. Not just what is accessing it, but everything that can potentially access it. If you have classified your data, Dig leverages that classification. But if you haven't, Dig classifies it for you. For structured and unstructured sources, Dig will learn about what's inside if it’s PII. After we have found it, and classified it, Dig helps you lock it down.

Build Cross-Cloud Platform Security with Intelligent CSPM

Sonrai CSPM Security Center

Sonrai Dig delivers a platform for you that is the basis of a cloud security and risk operating model that spans cloud providers, container platforms, 3rd party data stores, and key stores. Data sovereignty, data movement and identity relationships are all monitored by Sonrai Dig's CSPM and reported to ensure conformance to GDPR, HIPAA and other compliance mandates. Resolutions are coordinated with relevant DevOps teams.

Governance Automation Engine Helps Companies Shift Left and Integrate Teams

Do you have too many alerts going to the wrong teams? Sonrai Dig's Governance Automation Engine organizes alerts and actions in the way you organize your cloud. The platform is API driven so it tightly integrates into your CI/CD pipeline. Dig also automatically dispatches prevention and remediation bots and provides safeguards in the form of code promotion blocks to help to ensure end-to-end security in public cloud platforms.

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