Auditing Your Security with AWS Trusted Advisor

Auditing Your Security with AWS Trusted Advisor

57 minutes 10 Credits

Auditing Your Security with AWS Trusted Advisor

SPL-75 - Version 2.0.3

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Lab Overview

This lab guides you through the steps to audit your AWS resources to ensure your configuration complies with basic security best practices. This lab makes use of AWS Trusted Advisor as it applies to security. The topics covered include working with security groups, multifactor authentication (MFA), and AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM).

Topics Covered

By the end of this lab, you will be able to:

  • Use AWS Trusted Advisor to perform a basic audit of your AWS resources
  • Modify Amazon EC2 Security Groups to meet best practices
  • Configure Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) (Optional, requiring installation of software on a mobile device)

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