Ensure that Amazon RDS event notification subscriptions are enabled for database security groups events. AWS RDS groups these events into categories that you can subscribe to. For example, if you subscribe to the "Configuration Change" category for database security groups, you will be notified when the RDS security groups configuration is changed.
This rule can help you with the following compliance standards:
- NIST 800-53 (Rev. 4)
This rule resolution is part of the Cloud Conformity Security & Compliance tool for AWS
Amazon RDS event subscriptions for database security groups are designed to provide incident notification of events that may affect the security, availability and reliability of the RDS instances associated with these security groups.
To determine if there are any RDS event subscriptions created for database security groups, available within your AWS account, perform the following actions:
Remediation / Resolution
To subscribe to Amazon RDS event notifications for database security groups, perform the following:
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