A Framework for Configuring Cross-Account Access in AWS

Camin McCluskey
Nov 20, 2020 · 6 min read
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For the most part you probably keep most of your AWS infrastructure under the ownership of a single account. However there are situations where you may need to grant a resource or a user, in a different account, access to one or more of your resources. This might be because an external client or vendor needs direct access to your infrastructure or because your company has infrastructure…