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Adding Credentials to BlueXP for Amazon FSx fails with Access Denied Error

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Applies to

  • Amazon FSx for NetApp
  • BlueXP
  • Cloud Volumes ONTAP (CVO)
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)


Adding credentials of an IAM role to BlueXP fails with the below error:
Error:{"response":"assume role validation failed. err: Error: assume rolefor arn:aws:iam::xxxxxxxx:role/yyy failed. err: AccessDenied: User:arn:aws:iam: xxxxxxx:user/credentials_service_assume_role is not authorized toperform: sts:AssumeRole on resource:arn:aws:iam::xxxxxxx:role/yyy","status":400,"message":"assumerole validation failed. err: Error: assume role for aws:iam::xxxxxxx:role/yyyfailed. err: AccessDenied: User: arn:aws:iam::xxxxxxx:user/credentials_service_assume_roleis not authorized to perform: sts:AssumeRole on resource:arn:aws:iam::xxxxxxx:role/yyy"}

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