Dash alerts you when there are issues related to cloud security groups, available ports and other network concerns.
Dash notifies you when your team utilizes AWS services that are out of the realm of Amazon’s Business Associates Agreement (BAA).
Dash provides alerts and recommendations for resolving issues with unencrypted cloud services.
Dash gives your team recommendations for AWS audit log configuration, so you can track system integrity.
Dash provides recommendations for backup and disaster recovery settings that your team should implement in your cloud environment.
Dash notifies you whenever your organization must conduct risk assessments, reviews, or other tasks related to Dash Administrative Policies.
Create administrative policies and controls by answering plain-english questions. These policy controls are connected into Dash technical controls and monitoring.
Set security controls across all of your AWS cloud services. So you can easily manage HIPAA compliance across your entire cloud environment.
Dash continuously scans and monitors all services. Teams receive security alerts and remediation for all potential HIPAA compliance issues.
Dash configures, monitors, and remediates compliance issues within your organization’s cloud services. Below are some examples of HIPAA security controls that are enforced and monitored for AWS services:
Unencrypted EBS Volumes – 164.312(a)(2)(iv) Encryption and Decryption
Security Groups With All Ports Open To Public – 164.312(c)(1) Integrity + 164.312(e)(1) Transmission Security
Security Group Allows Unrestricted Network Traffic – 164.312(c)(1) Integrity + 164.312(e)(1) Transmission Security
Security Groups Opens DB Ports To Public – 164.312(c)(1) Integrity
Security Groups Opens SSH, FTP, SMTP Ports To Public – 164.312(c)(1) Integrity
Root Account In Use – 164.312(a)(2)(i) Unique User Identification
Password Reuse Is Allowed – 164.308(a)(5)(ii)(D) Password Management
Password Standards Are Insecure – 164.308(a)(5)(ii)(D) Password Management
User Access Keys Rotation Is Disabled – 164.312(a)(1) Access Control
IAM Inline Policies Are In Use – 164.312(c)(1) Integrity + 164.312(e)(2)(i) Integrity Controls
IAM NotActions Are In Use – 164.312(c)(1) Integrity
IAM AssumeRole Is Misconfigured – 164.312(c)(1) Integrity
S3 Bucket Does Not Have Encryption Enabled – 164.312(a)(2)(iv) Encryption and Decryption
S3 Bucket Does Not Have Versioning Enabled – 164.308(a)(7)(ii)(A) Data Backup Plan
S3 Bucket Does Not Have Logging Enabled – 164.312(b) Audit Controls
S3 Bucket Is Readable By All (Public) – 164.312(d) Person or Entity Authentication
S3 Bucket Is Writable By All (Public) – 164.312(d) Person or Entity Authentication
Designate Security and Privacy Officer roles and define HIPAA compliance responsibilities within the organization.
Create policies for managing HIPAA requirements related to employee training and system access. Dictate access to PHI and sensitive data.
Configure an audit logging solution and determine how logs are collected, reviewed, and accessed to meet HIPAA requirements.
Implement and perform intrusion detection. Find malicious behavior and compliance issues before they become violations.
Address HIPAA risk assessment and risk analysis requirements. Set review periods for gathering compliance information, reviewing safeguards, and handling reports.
Create a standard operating procedure for responding to security incidents. Set policies for notifying customers and vendors of potential HIPAA security breaches.
Setup a Disaster Recovery team and set Recovery Time Objectives (RTOs) for responding to application and service availability issues within your organization.
Set standard policies and technical controls for encrypting PHI data in-transit and at-rest on AWS.
Ensure that all cloud data volumes, cloud databases, and transmitted data is encrypted.
Ensure that cloud network and security groups do not expose ports or access that may compromise PHI.
Ensure that your company uses proper user roles and policies in AWS. Avoid HIPAA violations stemmed from access issues.
Ensure that your organization’s logs are properly collected, aggregated, and analyzed.
Set procedures for conducting risk assessments. Receive alerts and notifications for remediating compliance issues.
Address physical security requirements utilizing Amazon Web Services safeguards provided under BAA.
Dash enables organizations to build a robust HIPAA security plan and security controls for Amazon Web Services and the public cloud.
Dash is deployed into your AWS Cloud account and allows teams to manage cloud services.
Dash can be used alongside the hundreds of AWS cloud services to rapidly build, manage and get-to-market.