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), Israel (Tel Aviv), 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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