Tag: cybersecurity

Amazon GuardDuty RDS Protection for Amazon Aurora is now generally available

Amazon GuardDuty broadens threat detection coverage to help you protect your data residing in Amazon Aurora databases. GuardDuty RDS Protection is designed to profile and monitor access activity to Aurora databases in your AWS account without impacting database performance. Using tailored machine learning models and integrated threat intelligence, GuardDuty can detect potential threats such as […]

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 […]

AWS Security Hub launches 7 new security best practice controls

AWS Security Hub has released seven extra safeguards to its AWS Foundational Security Best Practice standard (FSBP) for strengthening cloud security posture management (CSPM). These controls are configured to perform automated assessments against security best practices for Amazon ElastiCache. If Security Hub is set to activate new controls and the AWS Foundational Security Best Practices […]

AWS App Runner introduces web application firewall (WAF) support for enhanced security

AWS App Runner now supports the integration of AWS Web Application Firewall (WAF) to help developers quickly and securely deploy containerized web applications and APIs to the cloud. WAF provides control over what traffic is allowed to reach applications, allowing businesses to customize their security needs. With WAF, developers can use web access control lists […]

Announcing Consolidated Control Findings and a Consolidated Controls View for AWS Security Hub

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced the launch of a new Controls view and Consolidated Control Findings for AWS Security Hub. This view provides users with an overview of all security controls in one place, along with their compliance status and a summary of successful and failed security checks. With this new feature, users can […]