Best practices

CloudHSM Cluster has less than 2 HSMs

Risk Level

Informational (4)



AWS CloudHSM is a cloud-based hardware security module (HSM) that enables you to generate and use your own encryption keys,The CloudHSM Cluster instance '{AwsCloudHsmV2Cluster}' has less than 2 HSMs, which can cause data loss
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended to place at least two HSMs in the cluster, deployed in different availability zones, to optimize data loss resilience and improve the uptime in case an individual HSM fails.