ec2-stopped-instance - AWS Config

ec2-stopped-instance

Checks if there are instances stopped for more than the allowed number of days. The instance is NON_COMPLIANT if the state of the ec2 instance has been stopped for longer than the allowed number of days.

Identifier: EC2_STOPPED_INSTANCE

Trigger type: Periodic

AWS Region: All supported AWS regions except Asia Pacific (Osaka), Europe (Milan), Africa (Cape Town) Region

Parameters:

AllowedDays (Optional)
Type: int
Default: 30

The number of days an ec2 instance can be stopped before it is NON_COMPLIANT. The default number of days is 30.

AWS CloudFormation template

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