CIS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server x64 - v1.0.0 (HVM)

The ability to launch instances hardened according to the trusted secure configuration baselines prescribed by the Center for Internet Security's (CIS) expert consensus teams is now available in the AWS Marketplace. Reduce cost, time, and risk by building your AWS solution with AMIs that are preconfigured to align with industry best practice for secure configuration.


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    Latest Version

    1.0.0-1


    Operating System

    Linux/Unix, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS x64


    Delivery Method

    64-bit Amazon Machine Image (AMI) (Read more)



    AWS Services Required

    Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS


    Highlights

    • Hardened according to CIS's trusted Secure Configuration Benchmarks
    • Reduce time, cost, and risk with pre-hardened AMIs
    • Developed and supported by the Center for Internet Security

    Product Description

    The ability to launch instances hardened according to the trusted secure configuration baselines prescribed by the Center for Internet Security's (CIS) expert consensus teams is now available in the AWS Marketplace. Reduce cost, time, and risk by building your AWS solution with AMIs that are preconfigured to align with industry best practice for secure configuration.

    Product Details

    • Version: 1.0.0-1
    • Available on AWS Marketplace Since: 03/18/2015

    Resources

    Usage Instructions

    Once the instance is running, connect using SSH. Use "ec2-user" as the username. Immediately apply latest security updates after launching the instance.

    Support Details

    CIS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server x64 - v1.0.0 (HVM)

    Questions, feedback, and support accessing CIS-developed AMIs is provided by contacting support@cisecurity.org

    Email: support@cisecurity.org

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    Refund Policy

    Refunds through AWS are not available at this time. You will only be billed for actual time of instance use. As with all CIS security products, our aim is always 100 percent customer/member satisfaction.

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    11/11/2015

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    06/17/2015

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