OpenStack Lab

Managing Security Groups

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Time required: 2 Hours


Create a new security group with rules and add it to an existing server. Modify an existing security group with new rules.


In this lab, you will be creating a new security group with rules and then adding the group to an existing server. In addition you will be adding rules to an existing security group.

Lab Connection Information

http://[IP Address]
Start lab, then access by copying SSH IP into new browser window

Username: demo
Password: openstack

Username: admin
Password: openstack


You are the OpenStack Administrator at All Things Games.
- You have been tasked with creating a new security group in the dnd project called party-protection. In this new group you will allow https access from everywhere, but restrict ssh and mysql to only users on the network
- You have been tasked with adding 2 new rules to the default security group in the console project. The first is to allow SSH from the range. And the second is to all pings.

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