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Using Python, AWS CloudFormation and AWS SNS to send an SMS message

Here is some example code that used an AWS cloudformation template to create an IAM user/group that has access to send SMS messages via SNS

https://bitbucket.org/sysadminman/aws-python-sms-message

There are 2 python3 scripts.

aws-python-sms-create-creds.py uses a cloudformation template to create an IAM user with permissions to send SNS messages. The AccessKey and SecretKey are written to a config file called aws-python-sms-create-creds.config

aws-python-sms-send-message.py uses the credentials created to send an SMS message via AWS SNS