Protect an Amazon API Gateway Using IAM Authentication
In this lab, you’ll practice configuring API Gateway endpoints with IAM Authentication. When you’re finished with this lab, you’ll have a good understanding of setting up API Gateway with IAM Authentication, and accessing the API by signing requests.
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Review the Existing Amazon API Gateway in Your Account
You’ll review and test the existing Amazon API Gateway endpoints in your account.
Enable IAM Authentication on Your API Gateway
You’ll learn to configure Identity and Access Management (IAM) Authentication on your API Gateway API.
Test the API Gateway Endpoint Using the IAM Authentication
You’ll learn to test the API Gateway endpoint by signing the request using AWS Signature V4.
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 understanding of Identity and Access Management (IAM), Roles and Permissions.
- Basic understanding of AWS Lambda functions.