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RDS.2

RDS DB Instances should prohibit public access, as determined by the PubliclyAccessible configuration

Severity

Cloud Platforms

Resources

Related Standards

Automated

CRITICAL

AWS

AWS Relational Database Service

AWS Foundational Best Practice, PCI DSS v3.2.1, CDR, ISO27001, SOC2, NIST CSF, NIST.800-53.r5,

YES

This AWS control checks whether RDS instances are publicly accessible by evaluating the publiclyAccessible field in the instance configuration item.

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