Launch of HP Cloud with OpenStack

We’ve been busy lately with the second version of Elastic Detector, that supports Amazon EC2, Terremark’s vCloud Express and Eucalyptus. Today we’re thrilled to announce support of another leading cloud infrastructure: HP Cloud. Please find the complete announcement here. We are strong believers in OpenStack and we have participated to the private beta of HP…

How to increase security and visibility of Amazon EC2 instances?

Amazon EC2 administrators have to deal with daily problems such as: Ensuring security of new instances, Detecting performance and capacity problems, Keeping track of the modifications on the infrastructure. We would like to provide you some insights in our solution to address those problems and to facilitate the life of cloud-administrators by detecting security related…

Elastic Detector Launch

We have launched a private beta program in December 2010 and first of all we would like to thank all our beta testers for their feedback and comments. For the last 2 months we have been busy improving Elastic Detector by integrating new features that suit your needs such as more powerful graphs and daily…

Amazon EC2 ‘broad character’ support and Security impact on third party tools such as Elastic Detector

The goal of this document is to enlighten security issues on third party tools that come from some features of the Amazon EC2 console. We are going to explain two security threats, a XSS (cross site scripting), and a command injection, using a second party tool as injection’s vector. Taking our own product Elastic Detector…