ECR repository has image scans disabled.

Explanation

Repository image scans should be enabled to ensure vulnerable software can be discovered and remediated as soon as possible.

Possible Impact

The ability to scan images is not being used and vulnerabilities will not be highlighted

Suggested Resolution

Enable ECR image scanning

Insecure Example

The following example will fail the AVD-AWS-0030 check.

---
Resources:
  BadExample:
    Type: AWS::ECR::Repository
    Properties:
      RepositoryName: "test-repository"
      ImageScanningConfiguration:
        ScanOnPush: false

Secure Example

The following example will pass the AVD-AWS-0030 check.

---
Resources:
  GoodExample:
    Type: AWS::ECR::Repository
    Properties:
      RepositoryName: "test-repository"
      ImageTagImmutability: IMMUTABLE
      ImageScanningConfiguration:
        ScanOnPush: true
      EncryptionConfiguration:
        EncryptionType: KMS
        KmsKey: "alias/ecr-key"


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