rds-instance-iam-authentication-enabled - Amazon Config
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Checks if an Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) instance has Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM) authentication enabled. The rule is NON_COMPLIANT if an Amazon RDS instance does not have IAM authentication enabled.


The DB Engine should be one of 'mysql', 'postgres', 'aurora', 'aurora-mysql', or 'aurora-postgresql'. The DB instance status should be one of 'available', 'backing-up', 'storage-optimization', or 'storage-full'.


Resource Types: AWS::RDS::DBInstance

Trigger type: Configuration changes

Amazon Web Services Region: All supported Amazon regions except Africa (Cape Town), Asia Pacific (Hong Kong), Asia Pacific (Osaka), 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.