WP Engine’s Director of Security Uses Praetorian to Secure Next Generation Architecture Built on Kubernetes
Brent Stackhouse, director of security at WP Engine, the industry leading experience platform for WordPress, the world’s most popular CMS, brought in Praetorian to help secure its next generation architecture built on Kubernetes.
Kubernetes is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications.
“My job is enabling customers to get their job done without worrying about bad things happening,” Stackhouse said. “WP Engines chose Praetorian because of their reputation. Praetorian helped us advance our security initiatives by provided expert, trusted advisor input.”
Praetorian worked with WP Engine for a security assessment of its next generation architecture.
“We worked with Praetorian on several important initiatives, but the one that really stands out is the whitebox review of our next generation architecture which is heavily contianorized.”
“Containerization presents numerous challenges because of its complexity. We trusted Praetorian to help guide us and validate that what we were doing was the right thing for the business.”
Praetorian worked with WP Engine’s team to assess and expand its current security processes, finding vulnerabilities and teaching how to fix them.
“We found it to be a highly collaborative process. I highly recommend Praetorian for anyone looking for outside security expertise. They truly act as partners and their depth of expertise in unrivaled in the industry.”