Security in Amazon Transfer Family - Amazon Transfer Family
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Security in Amazon Transfer Family

Cloud security at Amazon is the highest priority. As an Amazon customer, you benefit from a data center and network architecture that is 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:

Third-party auditors assess the security and compliance of Amazon Web Services as part of multiple Amazon compliance programs, such as SOC, PCI, FedRAMP, and HIPAA.

To learn whether Amazon Transfer Family or other Amazon Web Services are within the scope of specific compliance programs, see Amazon Web Services in Scope by Compliance Program. For general information, see Amazon Web Services Compliance Programs.

You can download third-party audit reports using Amazon Artifact. For more information, see Downloading Reports in Amazon Artifact.

Your compliance responsibility when using Amazon Web Services is determined by the sensitivity of your data, your company's compliance objectives, and applicable laws and regulations. Amazon provides the following resources to help with compliance:

This documentation helps you understand how to apply the shared responsibility model when using Amazon Transfer Family. The following topics show you how to configure Amazon Transfer Family to meet your security and compliance objectives. You also learn how to use other Amazon services that help you to monitor and secure your Amazon Transfer Family resources.