AWSConfigRemediation-EnableAPIGatewayTracing - Amazon Systems Manager Automation runbook reference
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The AWSConfigRemediation-EnableAPIGatewayTracing runbook enables tracing on an Amazon API Gateway (API Gateway) stage. Amazon Config must be enabled in the Amazon Web Services Region where you run this automation.

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  • AutomationAssumeRole

    Type: String

    Description: (Required) The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM) role that allows Systems Manager Automation to perform the actions on your behalf.

  • StageArn

    Type: String

    Description: (Required) The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the API Gateway stage you want to enable tracing on.

Required IAM permissions

The AutomationAssumeRole parameter requires the following actions to use the runbook successfully.

  • ssm:GetAutomationExecution

  • ssm:StartAutomationExecution

  • config:GetResourceConfigHistory

  • apigateway:GET

  • apigateway:PATCH

Document Steps

  • aws:executeScript - Enables tracing on the API Gateway stage specified in the StageArn parameter.