iam-policy-in-use - Amazon Config
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Checks whether the IAM policy ARN is attached to an IAM user, or a group with one or more IAM users, or an IAM role with one or more trusted entity.


Trigger type: Periodic

Amazon Web Services Region: All supported Amazon regions except Asia Pacific (Jakarta), Africa (Cape Town), Middle East (UAE), Asia Pacific (Osaka), Europe (Milan) Region


Type: String

An IAM policy ARN to be checked.

policyUsageType (Optional)
Type: String

Specify whether you expect the policy to be attached to an IAM user, group or role. Valid values are IAM_USER, IAM_GROUP, IAM_ROLE, or ANY. Default value is ANY.

Amazon CloudFormation template

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