How to Find AWS EC2 EBS Snapshots are not encrypted or public
When you share a snapshot, you are giving others access to all the data on the snapshot. Share snapshots only with people with whom you want to share all of your snapshot data.
This security check is part of the CIS Amazon Web Services Benchmarks and is rated severity medium.
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_ec2_snapshot) and encrypted=false
kind=aws_ec2_snapshot, ..., region=resoto-poweruser
kind=aws_ec2_snapshot, ..., account=poweruser-team
searchcommand into the
> search is(aws_ec2_snapshot) and encrypted=false | dump
The command output will list the details of all non-compliant
Fix detected issues by following the remediation steps:
Enable encryption of snapshots.note
Please refer to the AWS EC2 documentation for details.