Ensure security contact information is registered

1.18 Identity and Access Management (AWS CIS Benchmark).


AWS gives customers the option to specify contact information for the account's security team. It is recommended that this information be provided.

Establish security contact information via the AWS Management Console

Step 1. Log in to the AWS Management Console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/vpc/home.

Step 2. Click on your account name at the top right corner of the console.

Step 3. From the drop-down menu, click on My Account.

Step 4. Scroll down to the "Alternate Contacts" section.

Step 5. Enter the contact information in the "Security" section.

Note: Consider specifying an internal email distribution list to ensure emails are regularly monitored by more than one individual.