RDS Backup Retention Period Less than 30 Days

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April 21, 2022

An Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) instance or cluster retains snapshots for less than 30 days. RDS creates a storage volume snapshot of your database instance and retains that snapshot for seven days by default. Update RDS snapshot retention to a minimum of 30 days.