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  • cfn-python-lint

    CloudFormation Linter

    To help validate your AWS CloudFormation templates you can use a tool called cfn-lint.

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  • cfn_nag

    Linting tool for CloudFormation templates

    There is another tool called cfn_nag that can check your code for potentially any insecure infrastructure. When you read the documentation around this tool, the author says it can check for things such as:

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