AWS CloudFormation
User Guide (API Version 2010-05-15)

AWS Config ConfigRule SourceDetails

SourceDetails is a property of the AWS Config ConfigRule Source property that specifies the source and type of event that triggers AWS Config to evaluate your AWS resources.



{ "EventSource" : String, "MaximumExecutionFrequency" : String, "MessageType" : String }


EventSource: String MaximumExecutionFrequency: String MessageType: String



The source, such as an AWS service, that generate events, triggering AWS Config to evaluate your AWS resources.

Valid Values: aws.config

Required: Yes

Type: String


The frequency that you want AWS Config to run evaluations for a custom rule with a periodic trigger. By default, rules with a periodic trigger are evaluated every 24 hours. If you specify a value for MaximumExecutionFrequency, then MessageType must use the ScheduledNotification value.

Valid values: One_Hour, Three_Hours, Six_Hours, Twelve_Hours, or TwentyFour_Hours.

Required: No

Type: String


The type of Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS) message that triggers AWS Config to run an evaluation. For more information, see the SourceDetail data type in the AWS Config API Reference.

Valid Values: ConfigurationItemChangeNotification, ConfigurationSnapshotDeliveryCompleted, ScheduledNotification, OversizedConfigurationItemChangeNotification

Required: Yes

Type: String

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