AWS Security Incident Response Guide - AWS Security Incident Response Guide

AWS Security Incident Response Guide

Publication date: January 1, 2023 (Document revisions)


This guide presents an overview of the fundamentals of responding to security incidents within a customer’s Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud environment. It provides an overview of cloud security and incident response concepts and identifies cloud capabilities, services, and mechanisms that are available to customers who respond to security issues.

This paper is intended for those in technical roles and assumes that you are familiar with the general principles of information security, have a basic understanding of security incident response in your current on-premises environments, and have some familiarity with cloud services.

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