Data protection

SQS queue is not encrypted at rest

Risk Level

Informational (4)



Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS) offers a secure, durable, and available hosted queue that lets you integrate and decouple distributed software systems and components. Amazon SQS offers common constructs such as dead-letter queues and cost-allocation tags. It provides a generic web services API that you can access using any programming language that the AWS SDK supports. It was found that the queue {AwsSqsQueue} is not encrypted at rest using AWS KMS.