Updating Dash

The following directions are for updating Dash using the latest CloudFormation UI. If you are using the old interface please follow this guide.

What Will You Need?

  • AWS User With Administrator Permissions – (the CloudFormation template creates resources that require a higher permission set)
  • Latest Dash Compliance Platform CloudFormation Template
  • Existing Dash Compliance Platform in your AWS account 
  • About 5 minutes of time

Update Instructions

  1. Download the latest CF (CloudFormation) template from this link: Dash Compliance Version Repository
  2. Log into AWS account and pick your region with existing Dash Compliance Platform installation
  3. Go to CloudFormation and choose existing Dash Compliance Platform installation.
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4. Select Stack and press button ActionUpdate Stack

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5. Select the radio button Replace Current Template. Use the latest CF found here: https://dash-rest-templates.s3.amazonaws.com/cf-1.7.0-c98ec78.template

6. Click “Next”

7. Go to next page, and click “Next“. No changes are required.

8. Go to next page, and click “Next“. No changes are required.

9. On this page select checkbox“I acknowledge that AWS CloudFormation”might create IAM resources with custom names. and click “Update“.

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10. The update will take a few minutes. After that, you should see that the update completed successfully.