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Tag: Trust policy

How to use trust policies with IAM roles

November 3, 2022: We updated this post to fix some syntax errors in the policy statements and to add additional use cases. August 30, 2021: This post is currently being updated. We will post another note when it’s complete. AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles are a significant component of the way that customers […]

New IAMCTL tool compares multiple IAM roles and policies

If you have multiple Amazon Web Services (AWS) accounts, and you have AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles among those multiple accounts that are supposed to be similar, those roles can deviate over time from your intended baseline due to manual actions performed directly out-of-band called drift. As part of regular compliance checks, you […]