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Don’t Learn AWS Until You Know These Things


Learning AWS is like trying to drink from a firehose. At least, that's how I remember it felt when I jumped into AWS years ago as a non-IT guy. I often bounced around between different articles and Youtube videos, struggling to make sense of all the concepts. One moment, I'd be focusing on an EC2 tutorial but then realize I needed to understand VPCs first, so I'd click over to a video about networking. Each time I tried to grasp a new concept, it would lead to another until I found myself lost in a maze of information. It was [...]

Don’t Learn AWS Until You Know These Things2023-03-27T13:23:29+00:00

AWS Certified Security – Specialty Exam Guide Study Path SCS-c01


Bookmarks SCS-C01 Study Materials AWS Services to Focus On SCS-C01 Common Exam Scenarios Validate Your Knowledge The AWS Specialty certification exams are intended for people who handle more specific responsibilities in AWS Cloud. Since these responsibilities demand a more advanced skill set with prior experience from a person, these AWS specialty exams are built so that they could reinforce and validate a person’s eligibility for that role. There are no associate and professional levels in a specialty learning path, so the exams serve as the whole package already. And since they are made [...]

AWS Certified Security – Specialty Exam Guide Study Path SCS-c012023-02-20T07:28:25+00:00

AWS Directory Service


Bookmarks Concepts Active Directory Schema Features Security and Monitoring Pricing Active Directory Connector Simple AD Amazon Cloud Directory AWS Directory Service Cheat Sheet For Microsoft Active Directory Also known as AWS Managed Microsoft AD, the service enables your directory-aware workloads and AWS resources to use managed Active Directory in the AWS Cloud. The service is built on actual Microsoft Active Directory and powered by Windows Server 2012 R2. AWS Managed Microsoft AD is your best choice if you need actual Active Directory features to support AWS applications or Windows [...]

AWS Directory Service2023-02-15T02:02:29+00:00

AWS Shield


AWS Shield Cheat Sheet A managed Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection service that safeguards applications running on AWS. Shield Tiers and Features Standard All AWS customers benefit from the automatic protections of Shield Standard. Shield Standard provides always-on network flow monitoring which inspects incoming traffic to AWS and detect malicious traffic in real-time. Uses several techniques like deterministic packet filtering, and priority based traffic shaping to automatically mitigate attacks without impact to your applications. When you use Shield Standard with CloudFront and Route 53, you receive comprehensive availability protection against all known infrastructure attacks. You can also view all [...]

AWS Shield2023-02-16T03:30:58+00:00

AWS Firewall Manager


AWS Firewall Manager Cheat Sheet Simplifies your AWS WAF administration and maintenance tasks across multiple accounts and resources. You set up your firewall rules just once, and the service automatically applies your rules across your accounts and resources. Features Firewall Manager allows you to apply WAF rules, as well as Managed Rules for AWS WAF, on a group of resources. Firewall Manager is integrated with AWS Organizations, so you can apply protections to resources across accounts. Firewall Manager allows you can apply protection policies in a hierarchical manner, so you can delegate the creation of application-specific rules while retaining the [...]

AWS Firewall Manager2023-02-15T02:06:30+00:00

AWS Identity and Access Management ( IAM )


Bookmarks Features Infrastructure Elements Users Policies AWS Security Token Service (STS) Assume Role Options STS Get Tokens IAM Access Analyzer IAM Identity Center Best Practices AWS IAM-related Cheat Sheets Validate Your Knowledge AWS Identity and Access Management Cheat Sheet Control who is authenticated (signed in) and authorized (has permissions) to use resources. AWS account root user is a single sign-in identity that has complete access to all AWS services and resources in the account. Features You can grant other people permission to administer and use [...]

AWS Identity and Access Management ( IAM )2023-02-15T02:12:21+00:00

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