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Fill Disk

Attack

Attack

Fill ephemeral storage for the given duration
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Fill Disk

Fill ephemeral storage for the given duration
Attack

Attack

Targets:

ECS Tasks

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Fill Disk

Attack

Attack

Fill ephemeral storage for the given duration
Install now

Fill Disk

Fill ephemeral storage for the given duration
Attack

Attack

Targets:

ECS Tasks

Install now
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Introduction

Fill the disk of an ECS task with random data.

Details

This attack will run the AWSFIS-Run-Disk-Fill SSM Document on the target ECS task using the SSM agent.

Use Cases

Test the behavior of the ECS task when the ephemeral storage is full.

  • Applications using the ephemeral storage for caching or temporary storage might fail.
  • Does the application recover from the full disk?
  • Is your alerting properly configured?

Prerequisites

Rollback

The issued SSM command running on the SSM agent will be cancelled and the disk space will be freed.

Parameters

ParameterDescriptionDefault
Fill PercentageHow many the percent of the allocated disk space dependent on the total available size shall be filled?100%
DurationHow long should the disk be filled?30s
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Tags
AWS
Cloud
Homepage
hub.steadybit.com/extension/com.steadybit.extension_aws
License
MIT
MaintainerSteadybit

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