You don’t need that Bastion host

Challenging current best practices for AWS security

Today I’m raising an unpopular opinion going against current “best practice”: You probably don’t need a Bastion host and it might do more harm than good.

Backstory

The problem

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Conclusion

CTO At Codefort.com. We make tailored e-commerce software that is built for speed. Kubernetes is running our Laravel stack @ AWS, so I can sleep at night.