Security Group MySQL (3306) Port Open to Public

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security-group-032

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Last Updated:

April 21, 2022

An unused AWS Security Group allows public access to the MySQL port (3306). Port 3306 is the default MySQL server port is an attractive target for malicious actors. Unused Security Groups should be removed, or if re-assigned, remove the inbound rule allowing MySQL (port 3306) in this Security Group.