Chris Hughes

Qualys Monitoring/Alerting in AWS

Discussion created by Chris Hughes on Sep 20, 2019

Hello,

 

I am assisting with implementing Qualys and I am looking for some feedback about how to execute a couple of activities.

 

I am looking to enforce the Qualys Cloud Agent installation if a provisioned instance is missing the agent, as well as alert on instances which are missing the Qualys Cloud Agent. 

 

For the enforcement of the Qualys Cloud Agent installation I am thinking of utilizing AWS Config to assess instances for its presence and trigger a Lambda function if the config rule is failed, as well as send an SNS notification. Would this be the most efficient method or are there other recommendations?

 

Thanks!

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