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AWS Solutions Architect – Professional


Assume a Role with STS

  1. Define an IAM role within an account or cross-account
  2. Define which principals can access the IAM role
  3. Use the AWS STS (Secure Token Service) to retrieve the IAM role we have access to (AssumeRole API)
  4. Temporary credentials can be valid between 15 minutes to 1 hour

Revoke IAM Role Temporary Credentials