Vendor services misconfigurations

Elastic Beanstalk environment managed platform updates is disabled

Risk Level

Informational (4)



Elastic Beanstalk (EB) allows you to deploy and manage an application without having to deal with the infrastructure that runs it. In addition, the service handles the details of capacity provisioning, load balancing, scaling, and application health monitoring. Elastic Beanstalk regularly releases platform updates to provide fixes, software updates and new features. With 'Managed Platform Updates', you can configure your environment to automatically upgrade to the latest version of a platform during a scheduled maintenance window. It was detected that the environment ""{AwsElasticBeanstalkEnvironment.Name}"" managed platform update is disabled.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended to set 'Managed Platform Update' to Enable. For more details, please see <a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer"></a>