This topic describes the managed rules that are related to Elastic IP Address (EIP) and the rectification methods that target at non-compliant EIPs.

Rule name: eip_attached

Checks whether an EIP under your account is attached to an instance.

Trigger type: configuration change

Applicable resource type: ACS::EIP::EipAddress

Input parameter: none

Non-compliance description: An EIP under your account is not attached to an instance. Rectification method: Attach the EIP to a network address translation (NAT) gateway, Elastic Compute Service (ECS) instance, Server Load Balancer (SLB) instance, or secondary Elastic Network Interface (ENI) instance. Cloud Config detects your modification and automatically starts to evaluate the resource within 10 minutes. You can rectify resource non-compliance in the EIP console or by calling the AssociateEipAddress operation.