A VPC 101 session for anyone who is new to AWS. I enjoyed watching it and helped me to refresh my knowledge. Again this is a must watch and really VPC is fundamental to starting your AWS environment. In this session, we walk through the fundamentals of Amazon VPC. First, we cover build-out and design […]
Following are the 2 sessions from AWS re:invent that talk about AWS Direct Connect and VPNs, these are a must watch..!! Learn about AWS Direct Connect which provides a consistent network experience for accessing your AWS resources, typically with greater bandwidth and reduced network costs. Learn More: http://amzn.to/2i1BEGg As enterprises move to the […]
This video explains the steps involved in hosting a static website using AWS S3 and Route 53 services. It also shows the bucket policy that needs to be updated and changes you need to make in your godaddy account for DNS name servers. Bucket Policy: https://github.com/myvirtualbytes/AWS/blob/master/S3-static-website-hosting-bucket-policy.JSON
I came across this CloudFront webinar while searching for a specific information and really liked the whole presentation and the demo. A very good intro and great demo..!! Amazon CloudFront, AWS’s easy-to-use and cost-effective content delivery service, has recently added several features that give you the protection and control that you need to deliver your […]
This video discusses one of the IAM best practices i.e. Rotate Credentials Regularly and shows you how to allow IAM users to rotate credentials regularly by creating a Managed Policy. Here is the link to my github repository where you can find the managed policy that I created in the video: https://github.com/myvirtualbytes/AWS/blob/master/Rotate-Security-Credentials-Policy.JSON
This video walks you through the steps required to allow your IAM user to access the billing dashboard. Even an IAM user is created with Admin access but it won’t be able to access the Billing portal until it is enabled by the root user.
This video shows you how you configure a virtual MFA device to protect your AWS root account. I have used Authy as a Virtual MFA device.
This AWS webinar occurred just right-in-time; for about a week I was exploring the Schema Conversion Tool (SCT) and Database Migration Service (DMS) by deploying a sample Oracle database and migrating it to Aurora. Some of the questions that I had while going through my own self-discovery of the tools got answered in this webinar. […]
Watched this session on IAM Policy and learned you can do a lot more..!! A must watch. Explore AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) and how to create and attach policies to IAM users, groups, and roles. Learn policy variables, conditions, and other tools to author least privilege policies. Learn more: http://amzn.to/2jkB090 Are you interested […]
The following list includes the ten most downloaded AWS security and compliance documents in 2016. Using this list, you can learn about what other people found most interesting about security and compliance last year. Service Organization Controls (SOC) 3 Report – This publicly available report describes internal controls for security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, or […]