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Configuring CloudTrail Logs for EC2 Events

Lab Details

  1. This lab walks you through the steps to configure CloudTrail to be able to access your log files.

  2. You will practice using AWS CloudTrail, Amazon S3 and Amazon EC2.

  3. Duration: 45 minutes

  4. AWS Region: US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1

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Task Details

  1. Log into AWS Console

  2. Create an AWS CloudTrail. 

  3. Checking the S3 Bucket .

  4. Viewing the logs in S3 Bucket

  5. Launch an EC2 Instance

  6. Checking Log files created by EC2

  7. Connecting to EC2 instance

  8. Access log files in S3 created for the events.

  9. Validation of the lab.