Configure a CloudFront Distribution for an Amazon S3 Bucket
In this lab, you'll practice updating S3 permissions and configuring a CloudFront distribution. When you're finished with this lab, you'll have a CloudFront-backed website which serves resources from a secure S3 bucket.
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Disable S3 Static Website Hosting
Disable static website hosting within the existing S3 bucket.
Restrict Access to the S3 Bucket
Disable public access to the existing S3 bucket.
Create a CloudFront Distribution
Create a CloudFront distribution using the S3 bucket as the origin and update the S3 bucket policy to allow CloudFront access.
Block Public S3 Access
Block public access from being enabled within the S3 bucket to ensure future security.
Provided environment for hands-on practice
We will provide the credentials and environment necessary for you to practice right within your browser.
Follow along with the author’s guided walkthrough and build something new in your provided environment!
Did you know?
On average, you retain 75% more of your learning if you get time for practice.
- Basic S3 knowledge