appsync-authorization-check - Amazon Config
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Checks if an Amazon AppSync API is using allowed authorization mechanisms. The rule is NON_COMPLIANT if an unapproved authorization mechanism is being used.


Resource Types: AWS::AppSync::GraphQLApi

Trigger type: Configuration changes

Amazon Web Services Region: All supported Amazon regions except Asia Pacific (Jakarta), Africa (Cape Town), Middle East (UAE), Asia Pacific (Hyderabad), Asia Pacific (Melbourne), Amazon GovCloud (US-East), Amazon GovCloud (US-West), Israel (Tel Aviv), Europe (Spain), Europe (Zurich) Region


Type: CSV

Comma-separated list of allowed Amazon AppSync authorization mechanisms. Allowed values are: 'API_KEY', 'Amazon_LAMBDA', 'Amazon_IAM', 'OPENID_CONNECT', 'AMAZON_COGNITO_USER_POOLS'.

Amazon CloudFormation template

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