Amazon ECS Support for Windows Server 2019 Containers is Generally Available

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS) now supports running Windows Server 2019 containers. Amazon ECS provides an ECS-Optimized Windows Server Amazon Machine Image (AMI), which is based on the EC2 Windows Server 2019 AMI and includes Docker 18.09 and the ECS Agent 1.27.  from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/06/amazon-ecs-support-windows-server-2019-containers-generally-available/

Amazon Inspector adds CIS Benchmark support for Amazon Linux 2

Amazon Inspector expands Center for Internet Security’s CIS Benchmarks support for Amazon Linux 2. You can now run Inspector CIS assessments on Amazon Linux 2 distributions to check the configuration of your Amazon EC2 instances against the security configuration best practices developed by CIS. from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/06/amazon-inspector-adds-cis-benchmark-support-for-amazon-linux-2/

Amazon API Gateway Now Supports VPC Endpoint Policies

Amazon API Gateway now allows you to define VPC Endpoint policies, enabling you to specify which Private APIs a VPC Endpoint can connect to. Using VPC Endpoint policies, you can achieve more fine-grained security control.   from Recent Announcements https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/06/amazon-api-gateway-supports-vpc-endpoint-policies/

AWS DataSync is now SOC compliant

You can now use AWS DataSync for workloads that are subject to Service Organization Control (SOC) compliance. DataSync is an online data transfer service that simplifies, automates, and accelerates copying data between NFS file servers, Amazon S3 buckets, and Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) file systems using a purpose-built network Read more…