The Center for Internet Security (CIS) is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to enhancing the cyber-security readiness and response among public and private sector entities. Utilizing its strong industry and government partnerships, CIS combats evolving cyber-security challenges on a global scale and helps organizations adopt key best practices to achieve immediate and effective defenses against cyber attacks.
The CIS AWS Foundations Benchmark is a set of security configuration best practices for AWS. These industry-accepted best practices go beyond the high-level security guidance already available, providing AWS users with clear, step-by-step implementation and assessment procedures.
The Sumo Logic for CIS AWS Foundations Benchmark App maps to Section 3 (Monitoring) of the CIS AWS Benchmarks Foundation recommendations. Using the pre-configured alerts and dashboards, customers are able to alert on and gain operational visibility into their AWS security posture.