Logging and monitoring

RDS SQL auditing is shorted than 6 month

Risk Level

Informational (4)



Alibaba Cloud ApsaraDB for RDS is an online database service for easy operation, manage and scale relational databases. SQL Explorer is a feature in the RDS service which tracks and audits events on your MySQL database. These logs can be used to check suspect behavior or anomalies on the database. It was found that the instance '{AliCloudRdsDbInstance}' has a log storage duration of less than 6 months.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended to set SQL Explorer to audit and store logs for at least 6 months. To change the SQL log storage duration, follow the instructions at: <a href="https://www.alibabacloud.com/help/doc-detail/96123.htm#title-oki-yfh-8kp" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">https://www.alibabacloud.com/help/doc-detail/96123.htm#title-oki-yfh-8kp</a>