AWS-EnableCloudTrail - Amazon Systems Manager Automation runbook reference
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Create an Amazon CloudTrail trail and configure logging to an S3 bucket.

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  • AutomationAssumeRole

    Type: String

    Description: (Optional) 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. If no role is specified, Systems Manager Automation uses the permissions of the user that starts this runbook.

  • S3BucketName

    Type: String

    Description: (Required) Name of the S3 bucket designated for publishing log files.


    The S3 bucket must exist and the bucket policy must grant CloudTrail permission to write to it. For information, see Amazon S3 Bucket Policy for CloudTrail .

  • TrailName

    Type: String

    Description: (Required) The name of the new trail.