CloudSec Academy

Welcome to CloudSec Academy, your guide to navigating the alphabet soup of cloud security acronyms and industry jargon. Cut through the noise with clear, concise, and expertly crafted content covering fundamentals to best practices.

CIEM vs CSPM: Why You Need Both

Wiz Experts Team

CSPM focuses on securing cloud infrastructure by identifying and remediating misconfigurations, while CIEM centers on managing and securing user identities and access permissions within cloud environments, addressing threats related to unauthorized access and entitlements.


Wiz Experts Team

Learn where CNAPP and CSPM overlap, where they differ, and which one is right for your organization.


Wiz Experts Team

Learn where CSPM and CWPP overlap, where they differ, and which one is right for your organization.

What is CSPM?

Cloud security posture management (CSPM) is a set of tools and practices that help organizations monitor and manage their cloud security posture.

What is KSPM?

Kubernetes Security Posture Management (KSPM) is the practice of monitoring, assessing, and ensuring the security and compliance of Kubernetes environments.

Container Security

Container security is the process of securing the container pipeline, the content running inside the containers, and the infrastructure on which the containers run.

Data Security Posture Management (DSPM) Explained

Wiz Experts Team

Data security posture management (DSPM) is a comprehensive framework used to preserve the integrity of an organization’s data. Read on to understand its components, use cases, and the critical services an effective DSPM solution must offer.

The CSPM Solutions Landscape 2024

Wiz Experts Team

A walk through of what the cloud security posture management (CSPM) landscape will look like this year.

What is CWPP? [Cloud Workload Protection Platform]

Wiz Experts Team

A cloud workload protection platform (CWPP) is a security solution that provides continuous threat monitoring and protection for cloud workloads across different types of cloud environments.