S3 Buckets outside of Brazil

In order to be complaint, ensure that S3 Bucket is in Brazil.

Risk Level: Low
Cloud Entity: Simple Storage Service (S3)
CloudGuard Rule ID: D9.AWS.AS.07
Category: Storage


S3Bucket should have region regexMatch /sa_east_1/


From Portal

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Amazon S3 console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/s3/.
  2. Choose Create bucket. The Create bucket wizard opens.
  3. In Bucket name, enter a DNS-compliant name for your bucket.
  4. In Region, choose the AWS Region where you want the bucket to reside. Choose "sa-east-1".
    You must open a new bucket in "sa-east-1" regions, copy to it all the objects from the previous bucket and delete the old bucket that is not in "sa-east-1".
  5. Configure the bucket as per your requirement.
  6. Choose Create bucket.


  1. https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonS3/latest/userguide/create-bucket-overview.html
  2. https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonS3/latest/userguide/delete-bucket.html
  3. https://docs.aws.amazon.com/cli/latest/reference/s3/sync.html

Simple Storage Service (S3)

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Compliance Frameworks

  • AWS LGPD regulation