MySQL is a relational database management system (RDBMS) created by Oracle, built on structured query language (SQL).
This image has been preconfigured in alignment with the recommendations specified in the CIS Benchmark. CIS Benchmarks are universally accepted, vendor-neutral security configuration guides used by government entities, businesses, industries, and educational institutions. They offer a solid foundation for meeting the requirements of various cybersecurity frameworks.
The CIS Benchmark serving as the foundation for this image was crafted with the intent of aiding system and application administrators, security experts, auditors, help desk professionals, and platform deployment personnel engaged in the development, deployment, evaluation, or safeguarding of solutions involving this Linux system.
Opting for an AMI that has undergone thorough hardening processes can significantly reduce the time, expenses, and risks associated with implementing your organization’s AWS solution.