AWSConfigRemediation-EnableCopyTagsToSnapshotOnRDSCluster - Amazon Systems Manager Automation runbook reference
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The AWSConfigRemediation-EnableCopyTagsToSnapshotOnRDSCluster runbook enables the CopyTagsToSnapshot setting on the Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) cluster you specify. Enabling this setting copies all tags from the DB cluster to snapshots of the DB cluster. The default is not to copy them. Amazon Config must be enabled in the Amazon Web Services Region where you run this automation.

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  • ApplyImmediately

    Type: Boolean

    Default: false

    Description: (Optional) If you specify true for this parameter, the modifications in this request and any pending modifications are asynchronously applied as soon as possible, regardless of the PreferredMaintenanceWindow setting for the DB cluster.

  • 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.

  • DbClusterResourceId

    Type: String

    Description: (Required) The resource identifier for the DB cluster you want to enable the CopyTagsToSnapshot setting on.

Required IAM permissions

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

  • ssm:StartAutomationExecution

  • ssm:GetAutomationExecution

  • config:GetResourceConfigHistory

  • rds:DescribeDBClusters

  • rds:ModifyDBCluster

Document Steps

  • aws:executeAwsApi - Gathers the DB cluster identifier from the DB cluster resource identifier.

  • aws:assertAwsResourceProperty - Confirms the DB cluster is in an AVAILABLE state.

  • aws:executeAwsApi - Enables the CopyTagsToSnapshot setting on your DB cluster.

  • aws:assertAwsResourceProperty - Confirms the CopyTagsToSnapshot setting is enabled on your DB cluster.