Managing the AWS Account Root User

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In this lesson, we'll be talking about the best practices to manage and control your AWS account root user, which has full control over your entire AWS account.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will have a greater understanding of:

  • The importance and significance of the AWS account root user
  • How to implement best practices to restrict the need to use the root use

Intended Audience

  • Security architects who are responsible for maintaining a robust access control and identity management system
  • Anyone looking to take an AWS certification

Prerequisites

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