Evident Service from Palo Alto Networks brings speed, scale, and efficiency to public cloud security monitoring and compliance validation. The service offers an agentless, API-based integration that combines detection and analysis of misconfigurations, vulnerabilities, and risk, with a global view and the actionable intelligence you need to rapidly remediate and secure your entire public cloud infrastructure. Use the Evident service to ensure adherence to security best practices and make compliance ongoing in the public cloud shared responsibility model.

Documentation

Evident™ New Features Guide


Evident Web Reference


Provides help for using the web interface on the Evident service to proactively manage your public cloud infrastructure and minimize risk.

Videos

Lightboard Series: Continuous Cloud Security and Compliance Explained

Addressing security and compliance in the cloud requires a rigorous and continuous approach that ensures risks are Identified and controlled with speed. In this lightboard video, watch Tim Prendergast, Chief Cloud Officer at Palo Alto Networks, discuss how organizations can automate the management of cloud security and compliance risks so that they can minimize the attack surface and protect their public cloud deployments.

Public Cloud Security Compliance with Palo Alto Networks

With DevOps teams eager to harness the public cloud to accelerate delivery of apps and services, legacy security tools can’t keep pace. What’s needed is a more robust, automated approach to securing public cloud deployments and ensuring compliance.

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