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8/13/2016
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6 Things To Know For Securing Amazon Web Services

AWS is coming out with more new cloud security features.
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1. AWS Config v Config Rules

AWS Config, a new service new to Amazon, lets sys admins track the state of resources in their account via configuration items. These configuration items can be used in two different ways: They can produce a timeline of events using configuration item states to tell a story about the lifecycle of a specific instance. And administrators can report and react to compliance problems using a rule engine called 'Config-Rules,' creating true DevSecOps.

Image Source: Andrew Krug

1. AWS Config v Config Rules

AWS Config, a new service new to Amazon, lets sys admins track the state of resources in their account via configuration items. These configuration items can be used in two different ways: They can produce a timeline of events using configuration item states to tell a story about the lifecycle of a specific instance. And administrators can report and react to compliance problems using a rule engine called Config-Rules, creating true DevSecOps.

Image Source: Andrew Krug

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