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Using AWS Firewall Manager to Centrally Manage Firewall Rules with Multiple Accounts

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Manage Firewall Rules with Multiple Accounts
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Introduction
PREVIEW2m 4s
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Policies
12m 16s
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Summary
3m 8s
Introduction
Overview
Difficulty
Intermediate
Duration
22m
Students
100
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Description

This course explores how to use the AWS Firewall Manager to manage firewall rules across multiple AWS accounts, with the help of AWS Organizations.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand what Firewall Manager is and the service that it provides
  • Learn the prerequisites required for using the service
  • Understand the different Firewall Manager policies supported
  • Learn how to configure a number of different policies

Intended Audience

  • Security architects who are responsible for mitigating risks and exposures to AWS resources and applications
  • Anyone who requires a deeper understanding of AWS Firewall Manager in preparation for an AWS certification

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this course, it would be beneficial to have a basic understanding of the following services:

  • AWS Web Application Firewall service
  • AWS Organizations
  • Amazon CloudFront
  • Amazon VPC Security Groups
Transcript

Hello, and welcome to this course where I will talk about how you can use the AWS Firewall Manager to help you manage your Firewall rules across multiple AWS accounts, with the help of AWS Organizations. My name is Stuart Scott. I'm the AWS content director here at Cloud Academy. Feel free to connect with me with any questions using the details shown on the screen, alternatively, you can always get in touch with us here at Cloud Academy, by sending an email to support@cloudacademy.com, where one of our cloud experts will reply to your question.

This course is intended for security architects who are responsible for mitigating risks and exposures to AWS resources and applications. This course is also useful for anyone who requires a deeper understanding of the AWS Firewall service in preparation for an AWS certification. By the end of this course, you'll understand what Firewall Manager is and the service that it provides.

The benefits of Firewall Manager. You'll understand the prerequisites required for using the service, and you'll understand the different Firewall Manager policies supported, and how to configure a number of different policies. As you progress through this course, it would be beneficial to have a basic understanding of some of the following services. The AWS Web Application Firewall service, AWS Organizations, Amazon CloudFront, and Amazon VPC Security Groups.

Feedback on our courses here at Cloud Academy is valuable to both us as trainers and any students looking to take the same course in the future. If you have any feedback, positive or negative, it would be greatly appreciated if you can contact support@cloudacademy.com.

Please note at the time of writing this content, all course information was accurate. AWS implements hundreds of updates every month as a part of its ongoing drive to innovate and enhance its services. As a result, minor discrepancies may appear in the course content over time. But here at Cloud Academy, we strive to keep our content up to date in order to provide the best training available. So, if you notice any information that is outdated, please contact support@cloudacademy.com. And this will allow us to update the course during its next release cycle. Thank you.

About the Author
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Stuart has been working within the IT industry for two decades covering a huge range of topic areas and technologies, from data center and network infrastructure design, to cloud architecture and implementation.

To date, Stuart has created 150+ courses relating to Cloud reaching over 180,000 students, mostly within the AWS category and with a heavy focus on security and compliance.

Stuart is a member of the AWS Community Builders Program for his contributions towards AWS.

He is AWS certified and accredited in addition to being a published author covering topics across the AWS landscape.

In January 2016 Stuart was awarded ‘Expert of the Year Award 2015’ from Experts Exchange for his knowledge share within cloud services to the community.

Stuart enjoys writing about cloud technologies and you will find many of his articles within our blog pages.