IAM Summary Report

The IAM Summary Report will show the users, groups, and access policies created within IAM.

Totals for the Account:

  • MFA Enabled on Root Account – whether Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is enabled for the main login of the AWS account.
  • Users with MFA – how many IAM users are using Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) to access the AWS console.
  • Active Access Keys – the total number of access keys, which allow users to make API calls or to work with the command line interface.
  • Users – total number of users with access to the AWS account.
  • Groups – total number of groups within IAM.

Password Policy: The rules that the passwords for all IAM users must adhere to.

  • Allow Users to Change Password – if disabled, only IAM administrators can change user’s passwords.  If enabled, all users can manage their own passwords individually.
  • Minimum Password Length – sets the minimum number of characters the password must contain.
  • Require Lowercase Characters – whether the password must contain lowercase letters.
  • Require Uppercase Characters – whether the password must contain uppercase letters.
  • Require Numbers – whether the password must contain at least one number.
  • Require Symbols – whether the password must contain at least one non-alphanumeric character.

Account Alias: The URL for the AWS sign-in can be configured to contain your company name (or other friendly identifier) by creating an alias.  NOTE: All AWS account have an alias created by default using their AWS Account ID.

  • Alias Name – the custom alias created
  • Sign In URL – the URL of the AWS console login page

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