ec2-instance-managed-by-systems-manager - Amazon Config
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For this rule, the rule identifier (EC2_INSTANCE_MANAGED_BY_SSM) and rule name (ec2-instance-managed-by-systems-manager) are different.

Checks if your Amazon EC2 instances are managed by Amazon Systems Manager Agent (SSM Agent). The rule is NON_COMPLIANT if an EC2 instance is running and the SSM Agent is stopped, or if an EC2 instance is running and the SSM Agent is terminated.


The rule will not return NON_COMPLIANT if an EC2 instance is stopped and the SSM Agent is running.


Resource Types: AWS::EC2::Instance, AWS::SSM::ManagedInstanceInventory

Trigger type: Configuration changes

Amazon Web Services Region: All supported Amazon regions except Asia Pacific (Jakarta), Middle East (UAE), Asia Pacific (Hyderabad), Israel (Tel Aviv), Canada West (Calgary), Europe (Spain) Region



Amazon CloudFormation template

To create Amazon Config managed rules with Amazon CloudFormation templates, see Creating Amazon Config Managed Rules With Amazon CloudFormation Templates.