Strengthening security and app optimization and app optimization

Overview

NorthLark Pvt Ltd, a prominent provider of AML (Anti Money Laundering) and KYC (Know Your Customer) applications, faced challenges in transitioning their applications to the cloud while ensuring robust security measures. Their primary concerns revolved around the security of sensitive data, given the nature of AML and KYC domains. NorthLark approached us for a solution that would provide scalability for their applications, support their SaaS journey, and most importantly, enhance their security posture. 

Solution

Our team at Anagram provided NorthLark Pvt Ltd with a tailored cloud hosting solution for their AML and KYC applications. We focused on scalability, enabling seamless transition to a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model. Addressing their security concerns, we implemented stringent security best practices, leveraging our expertise as an AWS partner. We conducted a comprehensive Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing (VAPT) for both their application code and infrastructure. 

Furthermore, we performed a thorough risk assessment, enhancing governance and compliance according to industry standards. Our team fine-tuned their security measures, ensuring data integrity, confidentiality, and regulatory compliance. 

Technology

AWS Web Application Firewall (WAF), AWS Application Load Balancer (ALB), Amazon NAT Gateway, Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling, Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS), Amazon MemoryDB for Redis, Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS), Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon CloudWatch, AWS CloudTrail & AWS Config.

Outcome

Our solution empowered NorthLark Pvt Ltd with a highly scalable and secure cloud environment for their AML and KYC applications. By incorporating security best practices, conducting VAPT, and aligning their governance and compliance standards, we provided NorthLark with a robust defense against potential threats. The enhanced security measures allowed them to confidently embrace the SaaS model, ensuring the protection of sensitive financial data while experiencing the benefits of cloud-based applications. 

Solution Architecture