Essential Guide to AWS Governance – Part 4: Send CloudTrail logs from AWS Accounts to a central Elasticsearch Instance and visualize them using Kibana

In the previous blog post I showed you how to enable CloudTrail on Project1 AWS Account (Account ID: 222222222222) and send it to a central S3 Bucket in another AWS Account (Account ID: 111111111111). Like always I definitely recommend you read the previous blog posts in the same series: Essential Guide to AWS Governance –…

How to increase the SSO user session duration on AWS

When you enable Single Sign-On (SSO) on your AWS account (using Microsoft ADFS), by default the user session duration is set to last for 60 minutes. You can increase it up to 12 hours. I am taking the steps below on ADFS 2.0 but the same procedure applies to ADFS 3.0: 1- Open the ADFS…