AWS Identity and Access Management
User Guide

Actions, Resources, and Condition Keys for Amazon EC2 Instance Connect Service

Amazon EC2 Instance Connect Service (service prefix: ec2-instance-connect) provides the following service-specific resources, actions, and condition context keys for use in IAM permission policies.

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Actions Defined by Amazon EC2 Instance Connect Service

You can specify the following actions in the Action element of an IAM policy statement. By using policies, you define the permissions for anyone performing an operation in AWS. When you use an action in a policy, you usually allow or deny access to the API operation or CLI command with the same name. However, in some cases, a single action controls access to more than one operation. Alternatively, some operations require several different actions. For details about the columns in the following table, see The Actions Table.

Actions Description Access Level Resource Types (*required) Condition Keys Dependent Actions
SendSSHPublicKey Pushes the SSH public key to the instance where it remains for 60 seconds. Write

ec2:osuser

Resources Defined by Amazon EC2 Instance Connect Service

Amazon EC2 Instance Connect Service has no service-defined resources that can be used as the Resource element of an IAM policy statement.

Condition Keys for Amazon EC2 Instance Connect Service

Amazon EC2 Instance Connect Service defines the following condition keys that can be used in the Condition element of an IAM policy. You can use these keys to further refine the conditions under which the policy statement applies. For details about the columns in the following table, see The Condition Keys Table.

To view the global condition keys that are available to all services, see Available Global Condition Keys in the IAM Policy Reference.

Condition Keys Description Type
ec2:osuser Specifies the OS user that can push the SSH public key to the instance. String