CIS Benchmark


The CIS Benchmark page mirrors the information found in the Center for Internet Security (CIS) Amazon Web Services Web Services (AWS) Foundations report.

This report provides guidelines on how to configure security options for a range of AWS services.

By leveraging the standards articulated within the CIS Benchmark for AWS, security professionals can more easily and consistently ensure that their deployments are following established best practices for compliance.


To access the CIS Benchmark page, go to the left navigation pane, and choose Security > Secure Configuration > CIS Benchmark.


The CIS Benchmark page opens. Each control maps to the corresponding control in the CIS AWS Foundations report.



For more information about the features on this page, review the topic, CIS Benchmark Features.

See Also:
Best Practice Report