Is AWS FIPS compliant?
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Considering this, is AWS kms FIPS compliant?
The AWS KMS cryptographic module is validated, or in the process of being validated, at FIPS 140-2 Level 2 overall with Level 3 for several other categories, including physical security. For more details, you can view the FIPS 140-2 certificate for AWS KMS HSM along with the associated Security Policy.
Subsequently, question is, what does FIPS mean? FIPS (Federal Information Processing Standards) are a set of standards that describe document processing, encryption algorithms and other information technology standards for use within non-military government agencies and by government contractors and vendors who work with the agencies. Learn More.
Regarding this, is Azure FIPS compliant?
Azure is not FIPS-compliant as mentioned on below article, but “cryptographic modules that are implemented within a service can be certified as meeting the requirements for hash strength, key management, and the like”. This means, you can configure Azure to be FIPS compliant.
Is AWS FedRAMP certified?
Unlike ISO 27001, there is no formal ITAR certification. However, AWS has conducted a third-party review of the AWS GovCloud (US) Regions and our FedRAMP authorizations attest to the controls in place within the AWS GovCloud (US) Regions to ensure AWS supports customers building ITAR compliant systems on AWS.