redshift-default-admin-check - AWS Config


Checks if an Amazon Redshift cluster has changed the admin username from its default value. The rule is NON_COMPLIANT if the admin username for a Redshift cluster is set to “awsuser” or if the username does not match what is listed in parameter.


Resource Types: AWS::Redshift::Cluster

Trigger type: Configuration changes

AWS Region: All supported AWS regions


validAdminUserNames (Optional)
Type: CSV

Comma-separated list of admin username(s) for Redshift clusters to use. Note: 'awsuser' is the default and not accepted.

AWS CloudFormation template

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