ec2-token-hop-limit-check - AWS Config


Checks if an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instance metadata has a specified token hop limit that is below the desired limit. The rule is NON_COMPLIANT for an instance if it has a hop limit value above the intended limit.


Resource Types: AWS::EC2::Instance

Trigger type: Configuration changes

AWS Region: All supported AWS regions


tokenHopLimit (Optional)
Type: int

The desired token hop limit. Valid values are between 1 and 64, both inclusive. Default value is 1 if parameter is not specified.

AWS CloudFormation template

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