AWSConfigRemediation-EnableCloudTrailLogFileValidation - Amazon Systems Manager Automation runbook reference
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The AWSConfigRemediation-EnableCloudTrailLogFileValidation runbook enables log file validation for your Amazon CloudTrail trail.

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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.

  • TrailName

    Type: String

    Description: (Required) The name or Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the trail you want to enable log validation for.

Required IAM permissions

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

  • ssm:StartAutomationExecution

  • ssm:GetAutomationExecution

  • cloudtrail:GetTrail

  • cloudtrail:UpdateTrail

Document Steps

  • aws:executeAwsApi - Enables log validation for the Amazon CloudTrail trail you specify in the TrailName parameter.

  • aws:assertAwsResourceProperty - Verifies log validation is enabled for your trail.