Risk Level: Informational
Cloud Entity: Amazon RDS
CloudGuard Rule ID: D9.CFT.OPE.18
Covered by Spectral: Yes
AWS_RDS_DBInstance should have BackupRetentionPeriod>0
Set AWS::RDS::DBInstance::BackupRetentionPeriod a value from 1 to 35.
See below example template;
Resources: MyDB: Type: AWS::RDS::DBInstance Properties: ... BackupRetentionPeriod: 7 ...
Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient and resizable capacity while automating time-consuming administration tasks such as hardware provisioning, database setup, patching and backups. It frees you to focus on your applications so you can give them the fast performance, high availability, security and compatibility they need.
- AWS CloudFormation ruleset
Updated 3 months ago