Vendor services misconfigurations

DynamoDB Accelerator(DAX) clusters should be encrypted at rest

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Amazon DynamoDB Accelerator(DAX) is a fully managed, highly available, in-memory cache for Amazon DynamoDB. When using DAX clusters, encrypting data at rest is a highly recommended option. Encrypting data at rest reduces the risk that a user that is not authenticated will be able to access data stored on disk. We have found that the DAX cluster {AwsDaxCluster} Encryption at rest option is DISABLED