All about Identity at AMAZON WEB SERVICES plus what are we still missing?

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Session Topic: All About Identity at Amazon Web Services

Wednesday 4G

Convener: Ian Wesley-Smith

Notes-taker(s): Ian Wesley-Smith

  • Check out our best practices for users and permissions: http://

docs.aws.amazon.com/IAM/latest/UserGuide/IAMBestPractices.html

  • Question on Federating with University via SAML (Nathan from UW)
    • Not possible currently, can write a proxy and use GetFederationToken (http://

docs.aws.amazon.com/STS/latest/APIReference/API_GetFederationToken.html)

Welcome.html)

API_AssumeRole.html)

properties-iam-user.html

19/Announcing-Cross-Account-API-Access-Using-IAM-Roles/

about/consolidatedbilling.html

  • Discussion about what federation technologies customers would like to see
    • OpenID Connect Support
    • SAML Support