Instances outside of Brazilian region

This rule identifies all the AWS instances outside Brazilian regions

Risk Level: Low
Cloud Entity: Amazon EC2 Instance
CloudGuard Rule ID: D9.AWS.AS.06
Category: Compute


Instance should have region like '%sa_east_1%'


From Portal

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Amazon EC2 console at
  2. On the top right panel, just next to support icon you can choose the region where you want to launch your instance. For Brazilian region choose "sa-east-1".
  3. Choose Launch Instance as per your configuration.



Amazon EC2 Instance

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides secure, resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make web-scale cloud computing easier for developers.

Compliance Frameworks

  • AWS LGPD regulation