AWS CloudHSM is a cloud-based hardware security module (HSM) that enables you to easily generate and use your own encryption keys on the AWS Cloud. With CloudHSM, you can manage your own encryption keys using FIPS 140-2 Level 3 validated HSMs. CloudHSM offers you the flexibility to integrate with your applications using industry-standard APIs, such as PKCS#11, Java Cryptography Extensions (JCE), and Microsoft CryptoNG (CNG) libraries.
CloudHSM is standards-compliant and enables you to export all of your keys to most other commercially-available HSMs, subject to your configurations. It is a fully-managed service that automates time-consuming administrative tasks for you, such as hardware provisioning, software patching, high-availability, and backups. CloudHSM also enables you to scale quickly by adding and removing HSM capacity on-demand, with no up-front costs.
The YubiHSM is a game changing hardware solution for protecting Certificate Authority root keys from being copied by attackers, malware, and malicious insiders. It offers superior cost effective security and easy deployment making it accessible for every organization. It offers a higher level of security for cryptographic digital key generation, storage, and management, for organizations running Microsoft Active Directory Certificate Services.
AWS CloudHSM is ranked 5th in General Purpose HSM while Yubico YubiHSM is ranked 4th in General Purpose HSM. AWS CloudHSM is rated 0.0, while Yubico YubiHSM is rated 0.0. On the other hand, AWS CloudHSM is most compared with Thales SafeNet Luna HSM, nCipher nShield General Purpose HSM and Azure Dedicated HSM, whereas Yubico YubiHSM is most compared with nCipher nShield General Purpose HSM, Thales SafeNet Luna HSM and Utimaco SecurityServer.
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