AWS CLI installation for Windows

Go to this page and download the CLI tool. Follow the instructions to install and verify that it’s worked. Create the IAM keys for the CLI tool by going to this page and signing in as your AWS user. Choose, or create the AWS user you want to create credentials for. (These are necessary to […]


Block access via IP to a CloudFront distribution of an AWS S3 bucket hosting static web pages

The title in itself is a mouthful, I know! Having created a static website on an S3 bucket under AWS with HTTPS/SSL, I wanted to be able to restrict access to it. This is because the page in question isn’t quite ready to launch yet. You’d think this would be quite easy, that it would […]


Create a static website on AWS with an S3 bucket under SSL/HTTPS

We are going to be creating a simple, static website using services on AWS. The tricky part is getting the static website to respond using https and an SSL certificate. With this it’s also possible to monitor employee’s activity┬áso keep that in mind if you have some remote staff as it’s very worthwhile keeping an […]