AWS Secrets Manager secret with automatic rotation disabled

Risk Level

Informational (4)



AWS Secrets Manager helps you to store and protect secrets needed to access your applications, services, and IT resources. Rotating your secrets automatically allows you to replace them frequently. We detected secret {AwsSecretsManagerSecret} is configured with rotation disabled, which is not recommended since rotating limits how long an unauthorized user can use a compromised secret.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended to enable automatic rotation for the secret in order to improve the security posture.