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Stress CPU

Attack

Attack

Stresses CPU for the given duration
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Stress CPU

Stresses CPU for the given duration
Attack

Attack

Targets:

ECS Tasks

Install now

Stress CPU

Attack

Attack

Stresses CPU for the given duration
Install now

Stress CPU

Stresses CPU for the given duration
Attack

Attack

Targets:

ECS Tasks

Install now
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Introduction

Stress the CPU of an ECS task.

Details

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

Use Cases

Test the behavior of the ECS task when the CPU is under high load.

  • Will the application crash? Does it recover from the high load?
  • Does the auto-scaling work as expected?
  • Does the load balancing care for busy workers?
  • Is your alerting properly configured?

Prerequisites

Rollback

The issued SSM command running on the SSM agent will be cancelled and the cpu stress will be stopped.

Parameters

ParameterDescriptionDefault
Load on Container CPUHow much CPU load should be inflicted?100%
Container CPUsHow many workers should be used to stress the CPU?1 per core
DurationHow long should the CPU be stressed?30s
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Tags
AWS
Cloud
Homepage
hub.steadybit.com/extension/com.steadybit.extension_aws
License
MIT
MaintainerSteadybit

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