Enforcing a minimum version of TLS - Amazon Command Line Interface
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Enforcing a minimum version of TLS

To add increased security when communicating with Amazon services, you should use TLS 1.2 or later. When you use the Amazon CLI, Python is used to set the TLS version.

Amazon CLI version 2 uses an internal Python script that's compiled to use a minimum of TLS 1.2 when the service it's talking to supports it. As long as you use version 2 of the Amazon CLI, no further steps are needed to enforce this minimum.