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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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2. AWS Config starts up (easily) in your account.

Go directly to the Setup Wizard. There's an interface right within AWS that lets users identify what they want to monitor and where the data will be stored. The interface for storing data resides in a familiar file and folder environment, an AWS Simple Storage Service, or S3 bucket.

If security boundaries are set up correctly within an AWS account, then in the event of an incident or breach, Config data can be useful in helping to tell the story about a cyber threat.

Image Source: Andrew Krug

2. AWS Config starts up (easily) in your account.

Go directly to the Setup Wizard. Theres an interface right within AWS that lets users identify what they want to monitor and where the data will be stored. The interface for storing data resides in a familiar file and folder environment, an AWS Simple Storage Service, or S3 bucket.

If security boundaries are set up correctly within an AWS account, then in the event of an incident or breach, Config data can be useful in helping to tell the story about a cyber threat.

Image Source: Andrew Krug

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