AWS Config Rule: ELB TLS HTTPS Listeners Only

ELB_TLS_HTTPS_LISTENERS_ONLY

Fernando Honig

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Description: Checks if your Classic Load Balancer is configured with SSL or HTTPS listeners.

  • If the Classic Load Balancer does not have a listener configured, then the rule returns NOT_APPLICABLE.
  • The rule is COMPLIANT if the Classic Load Balancer listeners are configured with SSL or HTTPS.
  • The rule is NON_COMPLIANT if a listener is not configured with SSL or HTTPS.


Trigger type: Configuration changes


AWS Region: All supported AWS regions except Asia Pacific (Osaka) Region


How to Resolve Manually

Load Balancer Listeners are normally the first thing to configure when creating a new Classic Load Balancer. To ensure you are compliant with this rule, ensure you are using HTTPS (Standard Port 443) instead of the less secure HTTP (Standard Port 80) as a Listener.


Listeners can be re-configured after construction and you should always try to move from HTTP to HTTPS at your earliest convenience as the latter if a far more secure protocol.


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