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Adding BGP Routes to AWS Security Groups

Alex Neihaus has just dropped another tech guide on his blog Thinking aloud. This one takes you through the process of adding BGP routes to AWS security groups. In the blog, Neihaus, a cloud infrastructure architect, blogger and Tech Field Day delegate shares a script for this purpose with accompanying instructions.

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Titled “How to add BGP routes to AWS security groups”, the blog reads,

One of my clients has a site-to-site VPN in AWS that uses dynamic BGP. While BGP routes can be automatically propagated to an AWS VPC route table, if you are using VPC security groups you must also add the propagated routes to the appropriate SG.

To read the rest of the tutorial, check out “How to add BGP routes to AWS security groups”.

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Sulagna Saha

Sulagna Saha is a writer at Gestalt IT where she covers all the latest in enterprise IT. She has written widely on miscellaneous topics. On she writes about the hottest technologies in Cloud, AI, Security and sundry.

A writer by day and reader by night, Sulagna can be found busy with a book or browsing through a bookstore in her free time. She also likes cooking fancy things on leisurely weekends. Traveling and movies are other things high on her list of passions. Sulagna works out of the Gestalt IT office in Hudson, Ohio.