Network misconfigurations

Amazon EC2 instance is not configured to use VPC endpoints

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Informational (4)

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Description

AWS EC2 instance is a virtual server, that provides secure, resizable compute capacity in the cloud. EC2 instance runs in a Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) that is logically isolated from other virtual networks outside of your AWS account. VPC endpoint is a virtual device that allows EC2 instances in a VPC to connect to certain AWS services without imposing availability risks, by using private IP addresses. It was found that AWS EC2 instance {AwsEc2Instance.InstanceId} is not configured to use VPC endpoints.