Setting up an AWS credential for audit event archiving using the UI
To configure archiving, you must set up a credential for audit event archiving and then configure CDP.
You must have set up an AWS policy in AWS IAM and eceived a cross-account role ARN to finish setting up an AWS credential for audit event archiving.
Log in to the CDP web interface.
The following steps show you how to create a credential from the Credentials page in the CDP web interface. You may also create a credential directly from the Environments page as part of environment registration process.
- In the Management Console, navigate to Environments > Shared Resources > Credentials:
- Click Create Credential.
- Select AWS to access credential options for Amazon Web Services.
Ignore the step to create a cross-account access policy.
You completed this step when you set up an AWS policy.
Provide the following information:
- Cross-account Role ARN
This information was provided when you created an IAM role.
- Click Create.