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Status Delivered
Workspace Spectrum Symphony
Components Version 7.3
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 26, 2024

Add template tag parameter into HostFactory AWS template

Due to security reason, PIMCO is deploy a policy so that all resources on AWS are created with tag. HosFactory creates temporary launch template while launching AWS instance. This leads to launch AWS instance failure due to no tag for the temporary launch template. We request to add the TagSpecification parameter into the awsprov_temolates.json so that we can tag the launch template . It is high priority without this policy, it failed our security audit.

Error is below:

[2024-02-22 09:05:28.762 PST ERROR] Create instances error. You are not authorized to perform this operation. User: arn:aws:sts::520781416762:assumed-role/symphony-dev-master-role/i-0cc746ba6d92bd436 is not authorized to perform: ec2:CreateLaunchTemplate on resource: arn:aws:ec2:us-west-2:520781416762:launch-template/* with an explicit deny in a service control policy

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  • Guest
    Feb 28, 2024

    The workaround pre-creating template does not work for us. There is only one subnet specified for launch template while PIMCO need multiple subnets to prevent "Out of Capacity" happening.

  • Guest
    Feb 27, 2024

    This initiative is aimed at enhancing security, resource management and making our deployment methods more efficient.