How to Find AWS RDS instances do not have Auto Minor Version Upgrade enabled
Auto Minor Version Upgrade is a feature that you can enable to have your database automatically upgraded when a new minor database engine version is available. Minor version upgrades often patch security vulnerabilities and fix bugs and therefore should be applied.
This security check is part of the CIS Amazon Web Services Benchmarks and is rated severity low.
This guide assumes that you have already installed and configured Resoto to collect your AWS cloud resources.
Execute the following
searchcommand in Resoto Shell or Resoto UI:
> search is(aws_rds_instance) and rds_auto_minor_version_upgrade==false
kind=aws_rds_instance, ..., region=resoto-poweruser
kind=aws_rds_instance, ..., account=poweruser-team
searchcommand into the
> search is(aws_rds_instance) and rds_auto_minor_version_upgrade==false | dump
The command output will list the details of all non-compliant
Fix detected issues by following the remediation steps:
Enable auto minor version upgrade for all databases and environments that are matched by the search.note
Please refer to the AWS RDS documentation for details.