Viewing the details of a framework - AWS Audit Manager

Viewing the details of a framework

You can open a framework and view its details at any time.

To view the details of a framework

  1. Open the AWS Audit Manager console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/auditmanager/home.

  2. In the left navigation pane, choose Framework library to see a list of available frameworks.

  3. Choose the Standard frameworks tab or the Custom frameworks tab to browse the available standard and custom frameworks.

  4. Choose the name of the framework to open it.

When you open a framework, a Framework details page is displayed. The sections of this page and their contents are described in the following sections.

Sections of the framework details page

Framework details

The Framework details section provides an overview of the framework and its configuration.

It includes the following information:

  1. Framework name – The name of the framework.

  2. Compliance type – The compliance standard or regulation that the framework supports.

  3. Description – A description of the framework, if one was provided.

  4. [X] automated controls – The number of automated controls in the framework.

  5. Framework type – Specifies whether the framework is a standard or custom framework.

  6. Control sets – The number of control sets that are associated with the framework.

  7. Controls – The total number of controls in the framework.

  8. Control sources – The number of control data sources where AWS Audit Manager collects evidence from.

  9. Tags – The tags that are associated with the framework.

If you're viewing a custom framework, the following details are also displayed:

  1. Created by – The account that created the custom framework.

  2. Date created – The date that the custom framework was created.

  3. Last updated – The date when this framework was last edited.

Control sets

Under Control sets, the list of controls for the framework is displayed and grouped by control set.

It includes the following information:

  • Controls grouped by control sets – The name of the control set. Select the control set name to see the full list of controls within the control set.

  • Type – Specifies whether the control is a standard or custom control.

  • Data source – The resource that AWS Audit Manager collects evidence from to support the requirements of the control.

Tags tab

The Tags tab provides an overview of the tags that are associated with the framework.

It includes the following information:

  1. Key – The key of the tag. It might be a compliance standard, regulation, or category.

  2. Value – The value of the tag.