Tag: cloud-security

AWS Security Hub is now available in the Asia Pacific (Melbourne) Region

AWS Security Hub is now available in the Asia Pacific (Melbourne) AWS Region. You can now use Security Hub to centrally view and manage the security posture of your AWS accounts in this Region and take advantage of more than 110 security controls to automatically check your environment against security industry standards and best practices.

Amazon Detective now supports investigations for additional AWS services

Amazon Detective now helps provide root cause analysis for security findings from eight additional services integrated with AWS Security Hub. With this expanded capability, you can use Detective to conduct more comprehensive investigations, helping you identify resources, patterns, and the scope of potential security issues.

AWS User Notifications is now generally available for AWS Data Exchange

We are announcing the availability of AWS User Notifications for AWS Data Exchange. This feature allows data subscribers to configure human-readable notifications for AWS Data Exchange events, such as when a provider publishes a new revision to a data set or when a provider adds a data set to a product. Previously, data subscribers could […]

Announcing Amazon GuardDuty support for AWS Lambda

Amazon GuardDuty expands threat detection coverage to continuously monitor network activity logs, starting with VPC Flow Logs, generated from the execution of AWS Lambda functions to detect threats to Lambda such as functions maliciously repurposed for unauthorized cryptocurrency mining, or compromised Lambda functions that are communicating with known threat actor servers. GuardDuty Lambda Protection can […]

Amazon ECS on AWS Fargate now supports FIPS 140-2 on AWS Fargate in AWS GovCloud (US) Regions

Starting today, customers can deploy their workloads on Amazon ECS on AWS Fargate in a manner compliant with Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2. FIPS is a U.S. and Canadian government standard that specifies the security requirements for cryptographic modules that protect sensitive information.

Amazon GuardDuty simplifies enforcement of threat detection across all accounts in an Organization

Amazon GuardDuty has added new functionality to its integration with AWS Organizations to make it even simpler to enforce threat detection across all accounts in an organization. Since April 2020, GuardDuty customers can leverage its integrations with AWS Organizations to manage GuardDuty for up to 5,000 AWS accounts, as well as automatically apply threat detection […]

AWS Key Management Service now supports FIPS 140-2 enabled interface VPC endpoint

Beginning now, the AWS Key Management Service (AWS KMS) enables you to integrate a Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) endpoint using AWS PrivateLink that connects through the AWS KMS Regional endpoint which has been certified under the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 program. With this new launch, you can quickly and easily use AWS PrivateLink […]