Ingress Transport Layer Security (TLS) inspection for AWS Network Firewall is now available in all AWS Regions where AWS Network Firewall is available today, including the AWS GovCloud (US) Regions. With this launch, you can use AWS Network Firewall to decrypt, inspect, and re-encrypt TLS traffic originating from the internet, another VPC, or another subnet.
Amazon Athena adds minimum encryption to enhance query result security
Amazon Athena has expanded its encryption settings to improve the security of your query results. With today’s launch, you can now ensure all query results are encrypted at or above a level of encryption that you specify.
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 […]
Amazon RDS for SQL Server now supports Cross Region Automated Backups with encryption
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) for SQL Server now has the capability to perform Cross Region Automated Backups with encryption. This feature provides disaster recovery for important databases, as you can restore the database to a past point in time within the retention period. In the event that the main AWS Region is inaccessible, this […]
AWS Private CA releases open source samples to help create Matter compliant certificate authorities
Today, Amazon Web Services (AWS) Private Certificate Authority (Private CA) has released an example of AWS Cloud Development Kit (CDK) scripts and AWS CloudFormation stack templates to assist users in building Certificate Authorities (CAs) that generate Matter Device Attestation Certificates (DACs). Matter is a modern protocol for smart home security and device interoperability which uses […]
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 […]