IAM Security Tools

By | October 13, 2021

We are nearing the end of the section but first let’s talk about the kind of security tools we have in IAM. So we can create an IAM Credentials Report and this is at your account-level. This report will contain all your accounts users and the status of their various credentials. We’ll be actually generating it right now… Read More »

IAM Roles for AWS Services

By | October 12, 2021

Okay So we have to talk about the last component of IAM, which is called IAM Roles. So some AWS services that we’ll be launching throughout this course will need to perform actions on our behalf, on our account, okay? And for this to do these actions, they’re just like users, they will need some kind of permissions.… Read More »

AWS CLI Setup on Linux

By | October 12, 2021

Okay, so let’s proceed with installing the AWS CLI on Linux. So for this I just google it, and I will choose installing the AWS CLI Version 2 on Linux because this is the latest one, and I’m going to scroll down. And to install the CLI it goes installing. We just have to run these three commands.… Read More »

AWS CLI Setup on Mac OS X

By | October 11, 2021

Okay so let’s install the AWS CLI on mac and for this we’re just going to go on Google and make sure to choose a link installing the AWS CLI version 2 on macOS. And then we’re just going to follow the process, so we’ll scroll down and see what they say And here is how to install… Read More »

AWS CLI Setup on Windows

By | October 10, 2021

Okay so we are going to install the aws command line on Windows. So for this we do aws CLI install windows on Google. And this will give us the list link and we want to install the aws-cli version 2 on Windows. Okay this is the latest and so we’ll up to dates. It doesn’t change much… Read More »

AWS Access Keys, CLI and SDK

By | October 10, 2021

How can users access AWS ? So we have seen how to access AWS using the Management console, which is the Web interface that we’ve done so far in this course, but there are, actually, three different options to access AWS. So the first one is a Management console, as we’ve seen, and is protected by your username,… Read More »

IAM – Password Policy

By | October 10, 2021

IAM – Password Policy Now that we have created users and groups, it is time for us to protect these users and groups from being compromised. So for this we can have two defense mechanisms. The first one is to define what’s called a Password Policy. Why? Well, because the stronger the password you use the more security… Read More »

IAM Policies

By | October 10, 2021

IAM Policies Inheritence Okay, so now let’s discuss, IAM policies in depth. So let’s imagine we have a group of developers, Alice, Bob and Charles, and we, attach a policy at the group level. In that case, the policy will get applied to every single member of the group so both Alice, Bob, and Charles they will all… Read More »

IAM Introduction: Users, Groups, Policies

By | October 9, 2021

1. IM Sections Okay Welcome to the first deep dive on an iterator service. The first one is called IAM. 2. IAM: Users & Groups There’s gonna be users, groups and roles. You have to remember this and you surely will remember them by the end of tSo IAM stands for identity and access management. It is a… Read More »