AWS IAM: Roles – Create Role for Full EC2 and S3 Access

IAM Roles are also AWS Identity with permissions assigned to it. The unique benefit of IAM role is that it can be assigned to any person or AWS service too. For an Example, If we want to provide EC2 Instance access to Amazon S3 then we can provide accessby assigning roles to AWS service.

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AWS IAM: Groups – Create Group with Administrator Access

Now imagine a situation where you have 100-200 Users in your Cloud team and each one is specifically assigned to use specific service of AWS. However, It is also possible that multiple users can access specific AWS service and some users are given access to more than one AWS service. Continue reading “AWS IAM: Groups – Create Group with Administrator Access”

AWS Identity and Access Management 101

AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) is one of the very popular, free to use, and significant web service that allows end users to manage users, groups, roles, credentials, Identity federation to allow corporate users to get temporary access to AWS account, multi factor authentication, and user permissions in AWS.

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AWS IAM: Activate Multi-factor Authentication on Root Account

In the previous post, we have seen how to Customize IAM users Sign-in Link. In this post we will see how to Activate Multi-factor Authentication on Root Account.

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AWS IAM: Customize IAM users Sign-in Link

Login to AWS Management Console and Click on AWS IAM Service.

Immediately you will notice that there is a IAM users sign-in link available. It will be useful to all users created in this account to sign-in. But to be frank, it is numbers and not easy to remember is it?

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