elasticache-redis-cluster-automatic-backup-check - AWS Config


Check if the Amazon ElastiCache Redis clusters have automatic backup turned on. The rule is NON_COMPLIANT if the SnapshotRetentionLimit for Redis cluster is less than the SnapshotRetentionPeriod parameter. For example: If the parameter is 15 then the rule is non-compliant if the snapshotRetentionPeriod is between 0-15.


Resource Types: AWS::ElastiCache::CacheCluster, AWS::ElastiCache::ReplicationGroup

Trigger type: Periodic

AWS Region: All supported AWS regions except Canada West (Calgary) Region


snapshotRetentionPeriod (Optional)
Type: int
Default: 15

Minimum snapshot retention period in days for Redis cluster. Default is 15 days.

AWS CloudFormation template

To create AWS Config managed rules with AWS CloudFormation templates, see Creating AWS Config Managed Rules With AWS CloudFormation Templates.