User Guide (API Version 2015-07-09)

Authentication, Access Control, and Security Configuration for AWS CodePipeline

Access to AWS CodePipeline requires credentials. Those credentials must have permissions to access AWS resources, such as retrieving artifacts from Amazon S3 buckets; accessing information about applications and deployment groups in AWS CodeDeploy; and granting permission to approve or reject a manual approval action. The following sections provide details on how you can use AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) and CodePipeline to help secure access to your resources: