Common Cloud Security Misconfigurations

Cloud security misconfigurations are a leading cause of cloud data breaches

Adversaries have their heads in the clouds and are looking to exploit ineffective and misconfigured cloud security settings. Cloud exploitation grew by 95% in 2022 as CrowdStrike Intelligence observed a nearly 3X increase in “cloud-conscious” threat actors. This infographic reveals the common cloud security misconfigurations and how threat actors are using them to exploit cloud platforms.


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