Ephemeral AWS Accounts;

Ephemeral AWS Accounts;

  • The root user’s email address can’t be reused if you close an account.
    • Use Plus email addressing [email protected]  Plus addressing means any email sent to [email protected] is still sent to your account. This means you can have a lot of variations on your email address to give out to different people, sites, or mailing lists. https://www.fastmail.help/hc/en-us/articles/360060591053-Plus-addressing-and-subdomain-addressing#:~:text=Plus%20addressing%20means%20any%20email,%2C%20sites%2C%20or%20mailing%20lists.
  • Maintained the list of addresses in an excel spreadsheet, never even bothered doing the PW recovery, as when you generate an account via org, it only asks for the email address, in order to retrieve the pw you have to do forgot your pw process.
  • AWS Organisations can only have 3 accounts under it, have to raise a service limits request in order to create more. (Free accounts are very slow for this request.) https://docs.aws.amazon.com/organizations/latest/userguide/orgs_reference_limits.html
  • Create and Remove accounts via scripts
  • Set Service limits