Security for S3 Express One Zone - Amazon Simple Storage Service
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Security for S3 Express One Zone

Cloud security at Amazon is the highest priority. As an Amazon customer, you benefit from data centers and network architectures that are built to meet the requirements of the most security-sensitive organizations. Security is a shared responsibility between Amazon and you. The shared responsibility model describes this as security of the cloud and security in the cloud:

  • Security of the cloud – Amazon is responsible for protecting the infrastructure that runs Amazon Web Services in the Amazon Web Services Cloud. Amazon also provides you with services that you can use securely. Third-party auditors regularly test and verify the effectiveness of our security as part of the Amazon Compliance Programs.

    To learn about the compliance programs that apply to Amazon S3 Express One Zone, see Amazon Web Services in Scope by Compliance Program.

  • Security in the cloud – Your responsibility is determined by the Amazon Web Service that you use. You are also responsible for other factors, including the sensitivity of your data, your company's requirements, and applicable laws and regulations.

This documentation will help you understand how to apply the shared responsibility model when using S3 Express One Zone. The following topics show you how to configure S3 Express One Zone to meet your security and compliance objectives. You will also learn how to use other Amazon Web Services that can help you monitor and secure your resources when you're working with S3 Express One Zone.