Changes AWS Shield Advanced now supports filtering for ListProtections and ListProtectionGroups.
Changes This release adds API support for Automatic Application Layer DDoS Mitigation for AWS Shield Advanced. Customers can now enable automatic DDoS mitigation in count or block mode for layer 7 protected resources.
Changes Add support for tagging of Shield protection and protection group resources.
Changes This release adds APIs for two new features: 1) Allow customers to bundle resources into protection groups and treat as a single unit. 2) Provide per-account event summaries to all AWS customers.
Changes This release adds the option for customers to identify a contact name and method that the DDoS Response Team can proactively engage when a Route 53 Health Check that is associated with a Shield protected resource fails.
Changes This release adds support for associating Amazon Route 53 health checks to AWS Shield Advanced protected resources.
Changes Adding new VectorType (HTTP_Reflection) and related top contributor types to describe WordPress Pingback DDoS attacks.
Changes The DescribeProtection request now accepts resource ARN as valid parameter.
Changes DDoS Response Team access management for AWS Shield
Changes The AWS Shield SDK has been updated in order to support Elastic IP address protections, the addition of AttackProperties objects in DescribeAttack responses, and a new GetSubscriptionState operation.
Changes AWS Shield is a managed Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection for web applications running on AWS.