The Protect stage includes all features that help you protect your applications and cloud infrastructure by giving you the ability to identify, catalogue, manage, and remediate threats, vulnerabilities, and risks. For more information about our principles and upcoming features, see our Product Vision page.
While the Secure UX team’s goal is to provide the best experience in taking pre-emptive security measures before deploying your code, the Protect UX team’s goal is to provide the best experience in keeping your application safe after your code is in production. See the Sec UX page for more about our team and how our two teams work together.
The Protect user is responsible for maintaining the security of their company’s environments and/or applications, through both proactive and reactive measures. They prefer to be proactive by abstracting away from manual, repetitive tasks and moving towards automation.
The Protect user is responsible for risk mitigation, remediation, documenting their processes in timelines and runbooks, collaborating with other teams, meeting compliance standards, and performing root cause analyses.
Typically, these user roles are:
Primary Jobs To Be Done (JTBD):
|When I’m conducting incident management, I need to communicate well with other teams and know when to involve them so I can put fixes in place quickly and efficiently.|
For more information about the Protect team and how we overlap and collaborate with the Secure team, see the Sec UX page.