AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) Access Analyzer
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AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) Access Analyzer

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Overview

Use AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) Access Analyzer across your Amazon account to continuously analyze IAM permissions granted with any of your account policies. Datadog integrates with Amazon IAM Access Analyzer using a Lambda function that ships its logs to Datadog.

Setup

Log Collection

  1. If you haven’t already, set up the Datadog log collection AWS Lambda function.

  2. Create a new rule in AWS EventBridge.

  3. Define a custom event pattern with the following:

    {
        "source": ["aws.access-analyzer"]
    }
  4. Select an event bus and define the Datadog Lambda function as the target.

  5. Save your rule.

  6. Visit your Log Explorer to start exploring your logs.