AWS Systems Manager OpsCenter integration

AWS Systems Manager OpsCenter provides a central location where operations engineers and IT professionals can view, investigate, and resolve operational work items related to AWS resources.

By integrating bucketAV’s malware scan results into AWS Systems Manager OpsCenter, operations teams can work on infected files in a central location to quickly identify and respond to malware incidents. This helps organizations to reduce the risk of data breaches and to comply with various security and privacy regulations.

OpsCenter items

OpsCenter item detail

Setup (#)

Install Add-On (requires a running bucketAV installation)

  1. Set the Stack name to bucketav-ops-center.
  2. Set the BucketAVStackName parameter to the stack name of bucketAV (if you followed the docs, the name is bucketav).
  3. Select I acknowledge that AWS CloudFormation might create IAM resources.
  4. Click on the Create stack button to save.

CloudFormation snippet (#)

# [...]
Resources:
  # [...]
  OpsCenter:
    Type: 'AWS::CloudFormation::Stack'
    Properties:
      Parameters:
        BucketAVStackName: 'bucketav' # if you followed the docs, the name is bucketav
      TemplateURL: 'https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.4.0/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml'

Terraform snippet (#)

resource "aws_cloudformation_stack" "bucketav_add_on_ops_center" {
  name         = "bucketav-ops-center"
  template_url = "https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.4.0/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml"
  capabilities = ["CAPABILITY_IAM"]
  parameters = {
    BucketAVStackName = "bucketav" # if you followed the docs, the name is bucketav
  }
}

Update (#)

Which version am I using?

  1. To update this add-on to version v2.4.0, go to the AWS CloudFormation Management Console.
  2. Double-check the region at the top right.
  3. Search for bucketav-ops-center, otherwise search for the name you specified.
  4. Select the stack and click on Update.
  5. Select Replace current template and set the Amazon S3 URL to https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.4.0/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml Copy
  6. Click on Next.
  7. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Next.
  8. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Next.
  9. Scroll to the bottom of the page, enable I acknowledge that AWS CloudFormation might create IAM resources, and click on Update stack.
  10. While the update runs, the stack status is UPDATE_IN_PROGRES. Reload the table from time to time and …
  11. … wait until the CloudFormation stack status switches to UPDATE_COMPLETE.

Architecture (#)

The following AWS services are used:

  • SNS Subscription to connect to the Findings Topic.
  • Lambda Function to report to Security Hub.
  • CloudWatch Alarms to monitor the used AWS services.
  • CloudWatch Logs to store logs.

Release Notes (#)

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v2.4.0

Changes:

  • Update Lambda runtime to Node.js 20

Release date:2024-02-14

Template: https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.4.0/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml

v2.3.0

Changes:

  • Add Service Discovery

Release date:2023-12-07

Template: https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.3.0/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml

v2.2.0

Changes:

  • Update Lambda runtime to Node.js 18
  • Performance improvements

Release date:2023-08-30

Template: https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.2.0/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml

v2.1.0

Changes:

  • Update Lambda runtime to Node.js 16

Release date:2022-06-08

Template: https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.1.0/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml

v2.0.1

Changes:

  • Improve Lambda config

Release date:2021-12-22

Template: https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.0.1/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml

v2.0.0

Changes:

  • Initial release

Release date:2021-07-30

Template: https://bucketav-add-ons.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/ops-center/v2.0.0/bucketav-add-on-ops-center.yaml

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