Preventing Configuration Discrepancies for AWS Resources, Part 2: Verifying Compliance
Having previously explained how to use AWS Config to create rules that can determine whether or not a particular resource meets your organizational mandates, Brien Posey now shows you how to verify that a resource meets the requirements.
By doing Previous article, I explained how to use AWS Config to create rules that can determine whether or not a particular resource conforms to your corporate mandates. Now that I’ve shown you how to define these rules, let me show you how to check that a resource is compliant.
You may have noticed in the screenshots in the first part of this blog series that I created a rule to check that my EC2 VM instances are part of a VPC called MyVPC. After creating this rule, I provisioned and placed a new EC2 instance …