How to Find Unencrypted or Public AWS EC2 Snapshots
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 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
Enable encryption of snapshots.
Please refer to the AWS EC2 documentation for details.