CIS Amazon Web Services Foundations Benchmark v1.3.0 Checklist Details (Checklist Revisions)

Supporting Resources:

Target:

Target CPE Name
Amazon Web Services cpe:/a:amazon:web_services:- (View CVEs)

Checklist Highlights

Checklist Name:
CIS Amazon Web Services Foundations Benchmark
Checklist ID:
853
Version:
v1.3.0
Type:
Compliance
Review Status:
Final
Authority:
Third Party: Center for Internet Security (CIS)
Original Publication Date:
08/07/2020

Checklist Summary:

This document provides prescriptive guidance for configuring security options for a subset of Amazon Web Services with an emphasis on foundational, testable, and architecture agnostic settings. Specific Amazon Web Services in scope for this document include: AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) AWS Config AWS CloudTrail AWS CloudWatch AWS Simple Notification Service (SNS) AWS Simple Storage Service (S3) AWS VPC (Default)

Checklist Role:

  • Virtualization Server
  • Business Productivity Application

Known Issues:

Not provided.

Target Audience:

This document is intended for system and application administrators, security specialists, auditors, help desk, platform deployment, and/or DevOps personnel who plan to develop, deploy, assess, or secure solutions in Amazon Web Services.

Target Operational Environment:

  • Managed

Testing Information:

Not provided.

Regulatory Compliance:

Not provided.

Comments/Warnings/Miscellaneous:

Not provided.

Disclaimer:

https://www.cisecurity.org/cis-securesuite/cis-securesuite-membership-terms-of-use/

Product Support:

https://www.cisecurity.org/support/

Point of Contact:

BenchmarkInfo@cisecurity.org

Sponsor:

Not provided.

Licensing:

https://www.cisecurity.org/cis-securesuite/cis-securesuite-membership-terms-of-use/

Change History:

updated to FINAL - 7/3/2018
Updated URLs - 9/24/19
Update to reflect latest Benchmark version released
Updated per CIS - 8/11/2020

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NIST checklist record last modified on 08/11/2020