Creating policies to access buckets

wasabiWasabi policies allow you to define secure access to your buckets. This article describes how to create policies.


Create a policy

  1. Start by logging on with a Console user account with admin permissions.
  2. Expand the left menu by clicking the menu button.
  3. Click Policies in the left pane.
  4. Click the Create Policy button.
  5. Enter a Policy Name and a Description.
  6. In the black box, enter the details of your policy.
  7. Click Save.

Here are some example IAM Policies.

 

Apply policy to a user

Once you've created a policy you can apply it to an individual user.

  1. Select the IAM tab.
  2. Expand the left menu by clicking the menu button.
  3. Click Users in the left pane.
  4. Click the user that you want to add the policy to.
  5. Select the Permissions tab.
  6. Start typing your newly created policy name, and click it to select it.

Your policy is instantly applied to the user account.

 

Apply policy to a group

Once you've created a policy you can apply it to a group.

  1. Select the IAM tab.
  2. Expand the left menu by clicking the menu button.
  3. Click Groups in the left pane.
  4. Click the group that you want to add the policy to.
  5. Select the Permissions tab.
  6. Start typing your newly created policy name, and click it to select it.

Your policy is immediately applied to that group.

 

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