Logging and monitoring

Create a Metric Alarm and Filter for disabling or scheduled deletion of customer created CMKs

Risk Level

Informational (4)

Platform(s)
Compliance Frameworks

Description

Real-time monitoring of API calls can be achieved by directing CloudTrail Logs to CloudWatch Logs and establishing corresponding metric filters and alarms. Data encrypted with disabled or deleted keys will no longer be accessible.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended that a metric filter and alarm be established for customer created CMKs which have changed state to disabled or scheduled deletion.