Release: Amazon S3 on 2011-10-04
In this release, Amazon S3 supports server-side encryption of your object data providing added protection.
|Amazon S3 supports server-side encryption of your data.
Amazon S3 now supports server-side encryption. It enables you to request Amazon
S3 to encrypt your data at rest, that is, encrypt your object data when Amazon
S3 writes your data to disks in its data centers. Amazon S3 handles both the
encryption and decryption of your data transparently. In addition to REST API
updates, the AWS SDK for Java and .NET provide the necessary functionality to
request server-side encryption.You can also request server-side encryption when
uploading objects using the AWS Management Console. To learn more about data
encryption, go to Using Data Encryption.