Management Fundamentals for AWS

AWS Config One of the largest headaches we have is understanding: What resources do we have? Do we have resources that are no longer needed? Their status, security vulns. How are they linked? What changes have occurred on a resource? Is the infrastructure compliant with governance controls? Accurate auditing information? AWS Config records and captures source changes allowing us to perform actions against the data. It can: Capture resource changes Act as a resource inventory....

December 3, 2020 · 4 min · Bee

Creating your own VPN with PiHole & UnBound on AWS

Introduction In this blog post we will: Create our own VPN on AWS Add PiHole to iit Use Unbound as our DNS resolver Access the VPN using Wireguard Not go bankrupt doing it! Step 1 Create an AWS lightsail instance on Amazon. We use Lightsail instead of EC2 because EC costs £0.12 / GB on outbound transfers. That means for 1 TB / month it’ll cost £120. Lightsail costs £3....

November 29, 2020 · 3 min · Bee