Update Security Group
Add a new inbound rule to a VPC security group.

Resource Parameters

The following parameters are needed when following these steps to add a new security group inbound rule.
  • VPC
  • Security Group
  • Inbound Rule
    • Type
    • Source
Throughout this guide we use the following example Security Group parameters.
  • VPC
    • ID vpc-xxx with name my-vpc in region us-east-1
  • Security Group
    • Name default
  • Inbound Rule
    • Type SSH from source 0.0.0.0/0

Update the Security Group

Navigate to the VPC Management Console and make sure you have selected the desired region in the upper right corner, such as US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1.
Under the Resources by Region section, select the Security Groups resource box to show your Security Groups. Select Security Group named default for VPC my-vpc and select Edit inbound rules from the Actions menu.
Click Add rule and fill in the new inbound rule with the following details.
Type
SSH
Source
0.0.0.0/0
Click Save rules.
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