backup-recovery-point-minimum-retention-check - AWS Config


Checks if a recovery point expires no earlier than after the specified period. The rule is NON_COMPLIANT if the recovery point has a retention point that is less than the required retention period.


Resource Types: AWS::Backup::RecoveryPoint

Trigger type: Configuration changes

AWS Region: All supported AWS regions except China (Beijing), Asia Pacific (Jakarta), Middle East (UAE), Asia Pacific (Hyderabad), Asia Pacific (Osaka), Asia Pacific (Melbourne), AWS GovCloud (US-East), AWS GovCloud (US-West), Europe (Spain), China (Ningxia), Europe (Zurich) Region


requiredRetentionDays (Optional)
Type: int
Default: 35

Required retention period in days.

AWS CloudFormation template

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