ec2-stopped-instance - Amazon Config
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Checks if there are instances stopped for more than the allowed number of days. The instance is NON_COMPLIANT if the state of the ec2 instance has been stopped for longer than the allowed number of days.


Trigger type: Periodic

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AllowedDays (Optional)
Type: int
Default: 30

The number of days an ec2 instance can be stopped before it is NON_COMPLIANT. The default number of days is 30.

Amazon CloudFormation template

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