Standardized Architecture for UK-OFFICIAL on the AWS Cloud
This Quick Start sets up a standardised AWS Cloud environment that supports workloads that are classified as United Kingdom (UK) OFFICIAL. This data classification is associated with guidance and controls that help public sector organizations manage risks and ensure security when handling information assets.
The AWS environment built by the Quick Start aligns with the following guidelines that fall in scope with UK-OFFICIAL:
- National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) Cloud Security Principles
- Center for Internet Security (CIS) Critical Security Controls
The Quick Start deploys a standard three-tier web architecture using multiple VPCs:
For architectural details, best practices, step-by-step instructions, and customization options, see the deployment guide.
To post feedback, submit feature ideas, or report bugs, use the Issues section of this GitHub repo. If you'd like to submit code for this Quick Start, please review the AWS Quick Start Contributor's Kit.