Getting started on Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud is relatively straightforward, and empowers teams as never before to accelerate their business and innovate faster. To make the most of AWS, organizations must ensure compliance and security of their infrastructure, while optimizing cloud cost and expenses.
However, with AWS releasing new features and services nearly every day, this can prove challenging in a continuously evolving environment. In this white paper we will discuss ten of the most common AWS misconfigurations, and typical recommendations for resolving them. We’ve broken down these common errors in three buckets: security, cost, and operational best practices.