Security Credentials Rotation

Best Practices for Credentials Rotation in AWS

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Security credentials, such as passwords, access keys, and secret access keys, are used to securely access AWS resources. Rotating these credentials regularly is an important security practice because it reduces the risk of unauthorised access, which could lead to theft, deletion, or corruption of data.

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A seasoned Lead Architect delivering complex distributed cloud solutions with four decades coding experience.