Assign an AWS security token to a user After you create an AWS security token, assign the token to a user. Before you beginRole required: cloud_admin, aws_admin Procedure Navigate to Amazon AWS Cloud > Reports > User Security Tokens. Click New. Fill in the fields as described in the table. Click Submit. Table 1. AWS Security Token form fields Field Description Token link close time Date and time the link to use the security token will expire. Token link open time Date and time the link to generate the security token will open. Policy AWS policy associated with the token. Purpose Description of the security token purpose. Request item Indicates whether the token is explicitly requested by a user or is generated by other processes. State State of the user token link. It can be scheduled, active, or closed. Token AWS security token that is tied to the record. User User to assign the security token to.